Software Defined Networking (SDN) is rapidly being recognised as a disruptive technology that is going to change the way networks are built and operated. The mission of our Alliance is to foster a community to understand, adapt, and evaluate SDN technology for the Australia New Zealand (ANZ) region. Our specific goals are:
We intend to achieve the above goals via workshops to discuss use-cases and platform experiences, test-bed and software development that can be shared across the community, and reports that outline results from evaluations. Target milestones for 2014 include:
These milestones are preliminary and will be refined as the alliance matures.