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Networking Software Systems
Integrates technology, business services, and hardware support
Reduces operational spending
Optimizes return on investment
Improves business productivity
Supports next-generation platforms
Runs as a single daemon within a modern Linux operating system
Separates the data plane and control plane
Improved services integration
Focuses on the needs of service providers
Designed for the dynamic network usage requirements of services
Flexible programmability for dynamic reconfiguration
Modular and programmable for an agile data center infrastructure
Optimized for both physical and virtual data center environments
Continuous system operation, permitting maintenance and upgrades
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