Basically, right. ONF oversees the OpenFlow protocol standard that lets controllers talk to routers and switches.
Open Daylight will develop open source code for controllers and a layer or two below that--essentially the sort of thing a lot of other companies have been trying to do as revenue products.
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.