When it comes to software-defined networking (SDN) automation, certain benefits frequently get more attention than others. Take, for instance, the simultaneous provisioning of network functions and servers, which allows applications to become available in minutes instead of days or weeks.

Often overlooked, however, is how SDN automation strengthens your network security posture, particularly through quarantine and monitoring.

In this article for SDX Central, Force 3 principle security architect Rob Chee discusses the security benefits of SDN automation and how it can enhance your overall IT infrastructure.

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