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Jayshree Ullal, 2012

SDN is about Programmable Networking

The hype of Software Defined Networking (SDN) is alive and well. Many are advocating changing the classical IP model and moving to a network where a centralized controller makes all forwarding decisions by pushing forwarding states directly to switches. Is the Internet ready for re-invention? How should one react? What happens to the decades of IP protocol development and deployment that make Internet communications tried and true? Legacy vendors undoubtedly feel defensive, while new, innovative vendors are excited. At Arista we see an inflection point where we can bring together the best of both worlds.

Jayshree Ullal
By Jayshree Ullal
on Nov 21, 2012 11:46:11 AM
   
SDN is about Programmable Networking

The hype of Software Defined Networking (SDN) is alive and well. Many are advocating changing the classical IP model and...

Jayshree Ullal
By Jayshree Ullal
on Nov 21, 2012 11:46:11 AM
The Many Facets of Software-Defined Switching

In recent times many Software Defined Networking (SDN) advocates are seeking to establish a new paradigm of networking that...

Jayshree Ullal
By Jayshree Ullal
on Sep 18, 2012 8:56:06 PM
The Power of Programmable Cloud Networking

For past few decades, our internetworks have been built and have operated in a decentralized manner, thus avoiding the...

Jayshree Ullal
By Jayshree Ullal
on Jul 15, 2012 8:54:12 PM
Software Defined Cloud Networking Options: Overlays or Open Protocols?

The recent rhetoric on SDN (Software Defined Networking) promotes overlay network controllers as an approach to the problem...

Jayshree Ullal
By Jayshree Ullal
on Jun 15, 2012 7:28:42 AM
Ushering in the Software Defined Cloud Networking Era

Since I last blogged about Software Defined Networking last year industry discussion on this topic has risen to the highest...

Jayshree Ullal
By Jayshree Ullal
on May 1, 2012 5:42:55 PM
Application Based Cloud Networking - The Next Frontier

Networking over the past two decades has mostly been about raw connectivity. Rarely have applications been tuned and...

Jayshree Ullal
By Jayshree Ullal
on Mar 26, 2012 9:23:31 PM
The Fabric Hype Versus Cloud Networking Simplicity

As we enter 2012, the networking industry faces much need for a return to focusing on simplicity and standards amidst the...

Jayshree Ullal
By Jayshree Ullal
on Jan 30, 2012 8:48:07 PM
The Role of 10GBASE-T and 40GbE in Cloud Networking

10GbE continues to make strides into data centers. The massive data explosion triggered by bandwidth-heavy content such as...

Jayshree Ullal
By Jayshree Ullal
on Nov 14, 2011 9:24:22 PM
Celebrating 1000 Customers for Cloud Networking

This month we are celebrating our third year of shipments at Arista Networks growing from 0 to 1000 customers in record...

Jayshree Ullal
By Jayshree Ullal
on Oct 10, 2011 9:44:06 PM
The Four Pillars of Software-Defined Cloud Networking

Software-defined networking, an exciting buzz word these days really means different things to different folks. Often...

Jayshree Ullal
By Jayshree Ullal
on Sep 1, 2011 1:08:50 PM

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