WebNMS announces support for SDN and Hadoop

| By webnms
WebNMS Version 5.3 highlights:
  • SDN Service orchestration adds automation and control features in WebNMS Carrier Ethernet OAM solution.
  • Support for Hadoop at the database layer for big data analytics and high scale.
To request a product demo, click here. Pleasanton, CA, Calif. – October 2, 2013 – WebNMS, a division of Zoho Corporation, is a major player in network management space, whose technology and products help equipment manufacturers and service providers build custom fitted and highly scalable management applications. WebNMS is gearing up to align itself with the latest industry trends in Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Big Data enhancements with WebNMS 5.3. WebNMS already h…

SDN and the impact on Network Management

| By Rajavel Subramanian
Over the last several months, we have been watching the developments related to the latest buzzword in networking, Software-defined Networking or SDN in short, with great interest. Though at a relatively early stage of adoption and with major networking vendors just starting to define their strategy around SDN, it promises to be potentially the most disruptive development the field of networking has seen in a long time. While the need for network virtualization in datacenters of major cloud providers has, in a way, driven this innovation in networking, it has become increasingly obvious how service providers and enterprise networks can benefit from SDN. It’s a given, that it is only a matter of time bef…