What does this really mean?
Well, SDx Central defines Software-Defined Everything as any physical item or function that can be performed or automated by software. Software allows us to optimize resources, and there is a clear shift towards using technology to automate tasks which holds implications far beyond the technology industry. Even physical items and functions from our day-to-day lives are becoming software-defined. In real world terms, this includes apps like Uber, AirBnb and IoT devices such as Nest, Amazon Echo, GoPro, FitBit, the list goes on...