March 23, 2019

Forward Networks' software enables intent-based networking

TechTarget has named Forward Networks a winner of its Network Innovation Award. Learn how the company's visibility and verification software supports intent-based networking.

SearchNetworking has named Forward Networks Inc. the latest winner of TechTarget's Network Innovation Award in recognition of its assurance and verification software. The platform collects configuration states from network devices and creates a real-time behavioral model of the environment -- what the company calls the network's digital twin.

This information enables IT pros to confirm their network is behaving as expected and intended, or alerts them if it's not. The platform also enables operators to test hypothetical changes in a virtual sandbox to predict how they will influence performance.

Forward Networks CEO David Erickson recently discussed the technology and the role it plays in intent-based networking... [READ MORE on TECH TARGET]

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