Private cloud has produced the need for agility, efficiency, and precision which has lead to transforming Enterprise IT, the infrastructure needs to more effectively respond to growing business needs and at the same time reduce costs. Today’s networks need to be more responsive to dynamic business needs to keep up with the demands. This requires the ability to maximize the resource utilization and at the same time remain open and easy to automate and manage.
Software-Defined Networking (SDN) is a new paradigm that has emerged as the basic building block for these next generation Data Center Fabrics. SDN-enabled fabrics share infrastructure resources, meet the scale needs, and are more able to meet business demands, because SDN-enabled fabrics increase the efficiency of resource utilization within data centers.