Networking technology plays a pivotal role in this digital transformation. Among them, three networking transformations will disrupt nearly every organization’s IT infrastructure, whether it be a public network or private network: 5G (and beyond), edge computing, and cloud native application development. Inherently, software complexity is a key challenge to implementing the full capabilities of these technologies and this is where open source comes into play. To be successful today and tomorrow, you must invest in the right software projects, select the right communities to engage in, effectively engage peers in those communities and then influence senior management at your company.
Read the following topic guides developed by the Linux Foundation to help understand the current situation in the technology landscape and the plethora of business opportunities that open source networking provides.