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 Sam Masud

Profile of Sam Masud

Industry Analyst & Editor
Blog Posts: 5

Sam Masud has covered the telecom industry for more than two decades as an analyst and editor. He launched and was principal analyst for Frost & Sullivan's carrier infrastructure practice, and has held analyst positions at Heavy Reading and Synergy Research. Prior to becoming an analyst, he was Chief Technology Editor at Telecommunications magazine. He has also held editorial positions at other industry publications, including Government Computer News and Electronic News. Sam lives in Richmond, Va., and can be contacted by phone at (703) 873-7795 or by email at sam.masud@gmail.com.

Articles by Sam Masud

SDN Upends The Switch & Router Market

11/19/2013
Software-defined networking (SDN) is changing the networking market as we know it. In the midst of the confusion, it's clear that open source and standards-based networking are gaining ground.

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Cisco Insieme ACI Goes Beyond SDN

7/2/2013
Cisco announced the Application Centric Infrastructure (API) by Insieme Networks, and other vendors are following suit developing products that take networking beyond software-defined networking (SDN) and into the realm of applications.

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