“Traditional network tools are configured manually and often use proprietary management interfaces”
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Improve the security and service time of your network adding SDN. Workloads are no longer physical, don’t try VMs and containers like that. Start using micro-segmentation for all your end points even ones that are off-premises (i.e. IoT). Extend Continuous Delivery DevOps concept to Network/Security Functions:
SDN will help you to Increase Collaboration between teams (DevOps & NetOps) and bring visibility of network functions in a easy-to-understand software constructs. Apply policies across private and public clouds.