SDN Platforms Boron, Hummingbird Released


Seen by some as competing for supremacy in the software-defined networking (SDN) controller space, the ONOS Project and the OpenDaylight Project just released respective platforms within one day of another.

Today, the ONOS Project announced its eighth quarterly platform release, called Hummingbird, described as “the only SDN control plane that can support both disruptive and incremental SDN for service providers and enterprises seeking to virtualize and optimize to keep agile pace with the explosion of mobile devices, video and Big Data applications.” 

Yesterday, the OpenDaylight Project released its fifth platform edition, Boron, described as “the de facto standard platform for building next-generation networking solutions.”

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