white box networking

white box networking

Using generic hardware for network switches and routers. See software-defined networking.
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PicOS White Box Networking advantages to retailers include:
The company articulated that EZchip has leading edge technology and is well-positioned to capitalise on the emerging trends of SDN/NFV and white box networking and it believes that EZchip is worth more than USD25.
Since 2009, Pica8 is the one-stop source for white box networking with PicOS(TM), a network operating system that enables organizations and original equipment manufacturers to easily integrate Layer-2 / Layer-3 networking and software-defined networking (SDN) using commodity switches.