Aruba Software Defined Networking

Aruba Software Defined Networking (SDN) provides BYOD users access while cost-effectively securing your network. SDN applications allow IT to pinpoint, diagnose, verify and solve network issues in real-time, while prioritizing Microsoft Skype for Business traffic for seamless voice and video collaboration.


The central building block of Aruba SDN.

Aruba Virtual Application Networks (VAN) SDN Controller Software provides a unified control point in an OpenFlow-enabled network, simplifying management, provisioning, and orchestration.
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Enhance user experience.

The Network Optimizer Application dynamically provisions network policy and applies Quality of Service (QoS) to prioritize Skype for Business traffic, improving your overall user experience.
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Protect your network.

The Network Protector Application turns your entire network infrastructure into security-enforcement devices, providing visibility and threat protection against malicious botnets, malware and spyware sites.
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Monitor your network.

The Network Visualizer Application provides real-time traffic with detailed network monitoring, allowing for fast network diagnosis and verification, and a rapid transition from incident to fix.
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SDN network infrastructure – ease of adoption.

Deploy SDN at your own pace in a multi-vendor network without replacing existing inventory by deploying SDN switches at the edge of your network where you need it.
Learn more about SDN-enabled Aruba switches