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Charles Ferland

About Charles Ferland

Charles Ferland is the Software Defined Networking (SDN) Global Sales and Business Development Executive and is responsible for IBM’s worldwide SDN sales, business development and strategy. His focus area is evolving around new networking technologies and how to best integrate them in data center practices so they benefit IBM’s customers. Recognized as world-class speaker for Software Defined Networking and overlay network technologies, Charles’s ability to articulate the value proposition into simple and concrete scenarios makes his presentation style very lively and easy to follow.
SDN VE 300

Introducing the unified Software Defined Networking Controller

We are proud to introduce the new unified IBM Software Defined Network for Virtual Environments (SDN VE) controller. It encompasses both network overlays and physical programmability of your physical devices within the same controller. Not different controllers, not different teams—one unified controller that deploys and manages all of the networking elements, both virtual and physical.

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