IEEE software-defined networks initiative paves way to 5G networks

IEEE, the world´s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, has announced the IEEE Software-Defined Networks (SDN) Initiative will host the 3rd IEEE International Conference on Network Softwarization (IEEE NetSoft 2017), 3-7 July 2017 at the School of Engineering and Architecture, University of Bologna, Italy, the company said.

IEEE SDN, a program of IEEE Future Directions, is building a large technical community with over 3,500 experts worldwide.

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