Looks like Cisco is shifting its core CCNA R&S certification to have a greater software emphasis by sharpening the focus on software-defined networking, analytics and network function virtualization.
Check out this article for more details >> http://www.crn.com/news/networking/300080707/cisco-puts-software-meat-on-core-ccna-route-switch-certification.htm
What are everyone's thoughts on this?
I just recently watched a Cisco webinar concerning the new changes in the CCNA 200-125 exams and they had mentioned a few use cases for SDN, notably a large-scale network of autonomous vehicles.
Here's some additional food for thought: