Challenges and Solutions for hybrid SDN Articles uri icon

publication date

  • June 2021

start page

  • 108198

end page

  • 108203


  • 195

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1389-1286

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1872-7069


  • This Editorial summarizes the Special Issue entitled Challenges and Solutions for hybrid SDN (Chal. & sol. HSDN) published in Elsevier's Computer Networks during 2021. We first provide the motivation and context for such a Special Issue, followed by a short explanation and classification of the articles accepted for publication, and concluded with some envisioned future research directions.


  • hybrid; machine learning; programmable networks; security; software-defined networking; wireless networks