This comprehensive resource presents the latest developments in key software-defined network (SDN) technologies including SDN controllers, network control and management applications, southbound protocols, and northbound interfaces. Network Function visualization (NFV) technologies are reviewed, including NFV infrastructure, virtualized network functions, and virtual network management and orchestration.
Professionals find comprehensive discussions on the relationship between SDN and NFV and how they may integrate into unified future network architecture. Virtualization network services including, cloud, carrier Ethernet services, and IP VPN services are also covered.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction And Overview
Chapter 2 Software-Defined Networking
Chapter 3 Virtualization In Networking
Chapter 4 Integrating Sdn And Nfv In Future Networks
Chapter 5 Virtualized Network Services