Though much has been said and written about software defined networking (SDN), little has been said about its business case. We know at a high level that the service provider board members of the Open Networking Foundation including Deutsche Telekom (DTE.DE), Facebook, Google (Nasdaq: GOOG), and Verizon (NYSE: VZ) view SDN as a means to reduce their costs and increase service delivery velocity. A more detailed view of the SDN business case can be developed by digging into the cost structures of these large service providers. Click her to read more.
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