Investors buy into software-defined networks; will customers follow?

Superstorm Sandy left a trail of destruction in its wake, and highlighted the need for companies to be able to move quickly. Photo: Reuters

As Superstorm Sandy bore down on the US East coast last year, companies with data centres in its path needed another location fast. But moving computer servers is tricky, and usually planned over days or weeks.

Thursday, 4 July, 2013, 10:52am