The sign of a well run and adequately funded IT department is that common tasks are automated.
Automate early and automate everything!
SDN is basically a nice pushbutton interface that allows me to create
everything necessary for a new virtual machine or physical server
without actually putting any real thought into it. Choose a class of
workload, push a button and poof: everything from VLANs to firewall
rules, routing, VPNs, intrusion detection, port mirroring and so forth
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Nota: non è un "prodotto" (per ora). Ne sentiremo parlare spesso nell'immediato futuro.