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[VIDEO] Cisco CTO Lew Tucker Maps the Intersection of OpenStack, SDN and the Internet of Things

While cloud and SDN are key drivers for Cisco's networking business, so too is the Internet of Everything concept. Cisco is forecasting the Internet of Everything to be a massive market worth $14.5 Trillion.

The Internet of Everything is fueling a need for Big Data and analytics, which in turn requires a big increase in compute and storage requirements.

"Then when you tie it back to how do you connect to all these devices, Software Defined Networking comes into it, as we need much more dynamically programmable networking infrastructure," Tucker said. "It's a virtuous cycle that is being created."

Watch the video with Lew Tucker, Cisco CTO for Cloud, below:

 

Read the full story at Enterprise Networking Planet:
Cisco Cloud CTO Updates OpenStack Progress [VIDEO]

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at InternetNews.com. Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist.