Tag: Intent-Based

Forward Networks’ software enables intent-based networking

SearchNetworking has named Forward Networks Inc. the latest winner of TechTarget’s Network Innovation Award in recognition of its assurance and verification software. The platform collects configuration states from network devices and creates a real-time behavioral model of the environment — what the company calls the network’s digital twin. This information enables IT pros to confirm

Cisco DNA Center takes intent-based networking to IoT

Companies that use Cisco DNA Center can now tap the intent-based networking software for managing IoT devices connected to the network edge. This week, Cisco made DNA Center a more significant player in the company’s IoT portfolio by adding support for a new line of ruggedized industrial switches, called the Catalyst IE 3×00 Series, and an industrial

Understanding the Key Trend of Intent-Based Networking

The one thing that has been consistent about the networking industry over the past several decades is change.  The latest innovation to come to the network is the concept of an Intent Based Network (IBN). The term has actually been around about a decade but has recently gone mainstream because Cisco Systems has been evangelizing