Understand The Promises & Realities Of The Software-Defined Data Center
If you were just getting your head wrapped around software-defined networking (SDN) and the hype it’s generating, prepare yourself. A related abbreviation has surfaced that’s producing its own significant buzz. Like SDN, however, there’s a fair amount of confusion concerning what a software-defined data center (SDDC) is and what impact it will have on enterprises.
Although some experts argue some parties are misusing and too heavily hyping software-defined data center (and software-defined in general) too soon, SDDC is nonetheless a tantalizing notion for the promise it possesses in terms easing provisioning, automation, configuring workloads, management, and more. The following explores what SDDC entails in more depth.