Southbound API– includes OpenFlow but not limited to it
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Exponential InterestJul 2012 Oct 2012 Nov 2012 Dec 2012 Feb 2013ACQUISITIONSOct 2011 Apr 2013EVENTS400AttendeesMARKETFeb 2012 Feb 2013$2$3.7BillionsMay 2012 Dec 2012STANDARDIZATION5190Members4001,500
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Crossing the SDN ChasmBROADERADOPTION2009 2012Number of OrganizationsAdopting SDNTime
Why An Open SourceCommunityOpen Source At A Glance600,000+ projects100+ Billion lines of code10 Million person-years of workSDN innovation will comefrom open source like40% of cloud innovation15% of mobile enterprises19% of mobile appsSource: Black DuckFree software tools and platforms accessible to allSupport from passionate SDN expertsFreedom to use, redistribute and modify without IP infringementEmpoweredcommunity andcontinuousimprovementHuge creative anddiverse potential forunprecedented scale
Unlocking Network PotentialTraditional NetworkingControl planeembedded into theboxClosed proprietary withno open interfaceA big barrier toinnovationThe Promise of SDNSeparation offorwarding and controlplanesOpen and vendoragnostic interface (e.g.OpenFlow)Well defined controlplane abstractions toenable rapidinnovationNeed to createnew toolsUse them andmodify them freelyto experiment newpossibilitiesExchange ideasand experience
InventionPlatformDevelopmentDeploymentsDemonstrationsAnd Beyond2007 – Creationof SDN Concept2007 – Ethane2008 –NOX, OpenFlow2009 –FlowVisor, Mininet2010 – Beacon2009 – Stanford2010 – GENI startedand grew to 20universities2013 – 20 morecampuses to beaddedLeveraging A StrongSDN/OpenFlow Foundation2008-2011 – SIGCOMM2011 – OpenNetworkingSummit, Interop2012 –DefiningSDN researchagenda for thecoming years
ON.LAB RoleIDEAS BROADERADOPTIONEarly stage ideasand prototypesfrom the researchcommunityLeveraged byorganizations andusers for commercialusageDevelopmentDistributionDeploymentSupportDemonstrationsProven applicability bythe ON.LAB communityOUR VISIONOpen The Cloud Infrastructure ForInnovationOUR MISSIONDevelop, distribute, deploy, and support open sourceSoftware-Defined Networking (SDN) tools and platforms
Bridging Two WorldsIDEAS BROADERADOPTIONDemonstrationDevelopment DeploymentSupport Distribute