Master of Science in Computer Science


Department of Computer Science

Faculty / School

Faculty of Computer Sciences (FCS)

Date of Submission



Waqas Mahmood, Visiting Faculty, Department of Computer Science

Document type

MSCS Survey Report


As we are aware that there is high trend of plug and play software and hardware nowadays and since the cloud is taking over the market there is high usage bandwidth consuming applications and hardware since loud is on internet and gets the applications or hardware connected real time plus having the facility or feature to update data real-time. So this high availability and real time data processing paved ways of introducing new concept in network management that is Software defined networks. It's designed to curb down the challenge of traditional network. In this paper we have discussed the advantages of software defined networks and the challenges plus how they are addressed with this concept plus its scalability and reliability.

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