SDN network virtualization
- March 06, 2015
Docker's acquisition of SocketPlane is expected to help bring greater scalability to container virtualization, making the emerging hypervisor alternative more enterprise-ready.
- January 23, 2015
In this week's SDN blog roundup, experts are looking at new IT certifications, pet peeves about open source, and why NFV has to take off this year.
- December 15, 2014
The Dell Open Networking story is expanding with a new partnership and reference design that simplifies the use of a Midokura virtual network overlay running on Dell open switches with Cumulus OS.
- December 05, 2014
Ciena's new NFV platform and virtual network app marketplace is paired with a radical billing system to let service providers offer pay-as-you-go, on-demand enterprise network services.
- November 19, 2014
Pacnet implemented OpenFlow SDN to enable WAN and data center bandwidth-on-demand services. Then NFV came along and made things even more interesting.
- November 12, 2014
The new Dell NFV platform brings converged data center infrastructure, open networking, virtual routing and OpenStack orchestration into the carrier central office. But can Dell take on telecom vendor incumbents?
- November 07, 2014
DreamHost has spun out Akanda, an open source NFV software company that offers Layer 3-7 network services for OpenStack clouds.
- November 07, 2014
When engineering firm MWH Global hit a wall where MPLS was too costly and inflexible for its growing worldwide network of remote offices, the firm turned to broadband WAN for regional connectivity using Cisco iWAN and Glue Networks orchestration ...
- October 10, 2014
Startup Fiber Mountain says its new data center architecture doubles throughput at half the cost of traditional networks … without a single costly core switch. Will optical fabric power the new data center network?
- September 26, 2014
In the Brocade SDN and NFV story, service providers and enterprises will trade in physical routers and network service appliances for virtual machines running on x86 servers, managed by SDN controllers and OpenStack.
- August 29, 2014
Gigamon integrated its network visibility infrastructure with VMware NSX for improved multi-tenant network virtualization monitoring.
- August 26, 2014
Dell will resell VMware's NSX network virtualization and offers a network reference architecture for Dell switches, Cumulus Linux and NSX.
- August 25, 2014
At VMworld 2014, VMware highlighted the network security benefits of NSX, with micro-segmentation that makes every VM an island.
- August 15, 2014
Broadcom has dominated the merchant Ethernet switch chip market, but that control may not last long. It already faces competition from Intel and now Cavium has entered the fray with its Xpliant acquisition.
- August 08, 2014
Should we be shocked that there's an F5 SDN 'solution'? No. Every vendor in the data center has one. But at this year's Agility Conference, F5 outlined the role of application optimization in a software-defined, non-box centric world.