SDN Controller Requirement

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Authors Rong Gu  , Chen Li 
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The requirements of SDN controllers including fundamental technical requirements, requirements of the SDN controller architecture and the requirements of the SDN controller functionality are provided. All these requirements raised are focused on the scalability, reliability, programmability, intercommunity, security and the network management of the SDN controller.


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