Here is a video I did a few months back around how to prepare your environment for software defined networking. Regardless of which SDN solution you choose, there is a lot of backend work that needs to be done. Before you get into the weeds around specific products, you need to take a step back. To be successful, you're going to need to have a level of understanding about your applications you've never needed before so this is a good one to watch first to help set the stage.
By Nick Phelps, Principal Architect