Infographic: Software Defined Networking revolution

This infographic presents some predictions for the growth of Software Defined Networks, presented by the Open Networking Summit.

The worldwide SDN market for the enterprise and cloud service provider segments is forecasted to grow from $360 million in 2013 to $3.7 billion by 2016. The infographic below, courtesy of the Open Networking Summit, presents more statistics on the outlook for growth of Software Defined Networks.

The Open Networking Summit will take place on April 15-17, 2013 in Santa Clara, CA:

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