Widespread Adoption of VMware NSX Network Virtualization

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VMware''s new NSX network virtualization platform has hit the ground running, with a a lot of partners announcing support for the new operational model. Networking Virtualization VMware Brocade cumulus networks juniper networks

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Why R2? Software Defined Networking with Hyper-V Network Virtualization

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Hyper-V Network Virtualization (HNV) is part of our Software Defined Networking (SDN) portfolio that is included inbox with Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2. Hyper-V Network Virtualization (HNV) – Virtualizing the Network Layer.

Big Switch Unifies Physical and Virtual Networks for OpenStack

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provides single pane of glass for network management Read More. Cloud Computing Networking Technology VirtualizationBig Cloud Fabric 3.0

PlumGrid, Cisco, Others Launch Open Network Virtualization Project

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Networking Technology VirtualizationHost of major SDN, NFV firms absent from Linux Foundation-led IO Visor Project Read More.

One-Third of AT&T’s Network is Now Virtualized

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Telco exec reports progress on network virtualization project in its third year Read More. Networking

VMware Unveils Virtual Network Functions Delivered as Cloud Services

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Rolls out 30 virtual network services for telcos on its vCloud platform Read More. Cloud Computing Networking VMware

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Microsegmentation – Secure Your Internal Network

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The problem I have with these statements is that every network engineer I know segments their network more than just at the subnet level and their segmentation is not limited to just north-south traffic. This is something you can’t do with static network ACLs at layer 2.

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Network Virtualization in Your Business

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Proper implementation of network […]. CTO Cyber Security News information technology Network Security Technology LeadershipEvery business has goals. One of the most important goals for a firm is to keep its current customers happy while at the same time reaching out to attract new customers. In doing all this, the business hopes to improve its market position and cut down on its cost of operations.

Oracle Debuts New Ethernet Switches, Virtual Network Services

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Networking Oracle Switches are optimized for Oracle''s engineered systems, built for massive scalability Read More.

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Broadcom’s New Switches to Supercharge Virtual Data Center Networks

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Design NetworksStrataXGS Trident line of chip-based switches gets first big update in two years Read More.

Network Virtualization vs. SDN

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Scott Lowe was a guest on the latest episode of VMware Community Podcast and was discussing Network Virtualization. He has deep experience with both Networking and Server Virtualization. He was a guest on the podcast to discuss Network Virtualization. I posed the question in the live chat on the difference between SDN and what VMware is defining as “Network Virtualization.” You have VXLAN, VLAN’s and network overlays.

VMware or Microsoft? Evaluating Hyper-V Network Virtualization as an alternative to VMware NSX

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Network Virtualization, and Software-Defined Networking (SDN) at-large, have been getting a lot of attention recently. Based on this, it makes sense that the networking industry is moving towards bringing layer-3+ networking capabilities directly into the hypervisor.

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Virgin Mobile extends virtual network deal with EE

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Virgin Mobile will offer its customers enhanced mobile networking services under the terms of an extended deal signed with EE

Virtual RANs Simplify Administration and Increase Flexibility

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Virtual radio access networks (vRANs) represent the next stage of network virtualization and present a new use case for edge datacentres in mobile infrastructures. Implementations based on open source are currently being introduced, primarily in 4G LTE networks.

Procera Launches Virtualized PacketLogic Solutions

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Internet Intelligence company Procera Networksannounced the launch of Virtualized PacketLogic solutions based on the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) Network Functions Virtualization standards. Networking Virtualization NFV procera networks sdn ETSI

Diagnose Azure Virtual Network VPN connectivity issues with PowerShell

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Azure Virtual Network Gateways provide a great solution for quickly building secure cross-premises network connectivity for a Hybrid Cloud via IPsec site-to-site VPN tunnels. When the VPN tunnel isn't able to connect between Azure and your on-premises gateway device due to configuration or networking issues, you'll see a broken connection displayed in the Azure Management Portal for that Virtual Network Gateway. CloudLab Network Microsoft Azure

Network Virtualization as I understand it

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For some reason, I had a difficult time with the basic concept of Network Virtualization. VMware equates network virtualization to Server Virtualization. I’ve done server virtualization long enough that I just get it. Network Virtualization vs. SDN .

Astute Networks Announces Adaptive Networked Flash Solution For Both NFS And iSCSI Physical And Virtual Environments

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February 25, 2014 – Astute Networks ™ ,Inc., the leading provider of Networked Flash ™ appliances, today announced the release of ViSX OS v5, the latest software release for the ViSX family of Performance Storage Appliances. The latest OS release adds Network File System (NFS) v2, v3, and v4 to its existing iSCSI support. It delivers outstanding all-flash performance while co-existing with installed storage for both physical and virtual environments.

Configure Datacenter Network Fabric and Network Virtualization.

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Tommy Patterson - Virtually Cloud 9. MVP Virtual Machine. Virtual. Virtualization. Configure Datacenter Network Fabric and Network Virtualization using System Center 2012 SP1 VMM - Build Your Private Cloud. Configure Datacenter Network Fabric and Network Virtualization using System Center 2012 SP1 VMM - Build Your Private Cloud. Configure Network Fabric in System Center 2012 SP1 Virtual Machine Manager. Sign in.

Red Hat Virtualization Revamp Takes On Hyperconvergence

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Previous editions made it “easy” to create multiple network tiers, but, as Red Hat found, that's not what customers want Read More. Cloud Computing Featured Virtualization data center virtualization hyperconvergence Open vSwitch red hat RHEV RHV Scott Herrod software defined infrastructure

VMware or Microsoft? Evaluating Hyper-V Network Virtualization as an alternative to VMware NSX

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UPDATE: New Test Lab Guide Released: Deploying Windows Server 2012 R2 Network Virtualization with System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager. Network Virtualization, and Software-Defined Networking (SDN) at-large, have been getting a lot of attention recently.

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Step-By-Step: Azure Virtual Network Peering

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However, the engineering team has been doing a tremendous job at enhancing the capabilities of virtual networking in Azure. VNet peering is a way to connects two virtual networks in the same region (that is key) through the Azure backbone network.

Quick Tip: List all Static IPs on an Azure Virtual Network using PowerShell

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We can assign static internal IP addresses for Azure Virtual Machines on a Virtual Network using either PowerShell or the new Azure Preview Portal. CloudLab Powershell Azure Networking

Broadcom Controllers Offload Virtual Switch Traffic from Servers

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Vendor unveils data center network controllers for the shift to 25/50G Ethernet Read More. Networking Technology Virtualization

Tech Talk Episode 18 – Network Virtualization

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Discussing if Network Virtualization is Vaporware based on my post on Tech Target. Network TechTalks Virtualization Network Virtualization link].

Guided Hands-on Lab: Virtual Networking 101 with System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM)

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System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) offers a ton of flexibility when centrally defining and managing Private Cloud network fabrics across multiple sites, subnets, VLANs and virtualized network address spaces.

Brocade Certifies Virtual Network Tool for Mirantis OpenStack

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Cloud Computing Networking Brocade wants to make sure its offerings play nice with OpenStack and its major distributions Read More.

Network Virtualization: ACI vs. NSX is about ASIC vs. Software

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Then I grew up and became a network engineer. server as a router for an entire network segment in 1998. Cisco’s consistent argument is that networking even if it’s virtualized is a very specific set of tasks therefore; the ASIC approach is always better than the software approach.

Ciena Intros On-Demand Network Function Virtualization for Service Providers

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Networking Agility Matrix is a marketplace of NFV features service providers can offer their customers as they sell them, without upfront commitments Read More.

Is Network Virtualization Vaporware?

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I contributed an article on TechTarget looking at Network Virtualization from what’s promised versus what’s on the market. The ultimate question is if Network Virtualization Vaporware ? Network Virtualization as I Understand It. Network Virtualization Related Posts.

How Enterprise Cloud and Virtual Networking are Changing the Telco Market

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Cloud Computing Connectivity Enterprise Featured Networking TechnologyNew technologies and growing cloud market present new opportunities and new problems for service providers Read More.

Tech Talk Episode 20 – Is Network Virtualization Vaporware?

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I provide some context around my assertion that Network Virtualization is Vaporware. Network TechTalks Virtualization Cisco Juniper Network Virtualization Nicira VMWare

Hybrid Cloud: The killer App for SDN (Network Virtualization)

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I know we are just at the beginning of the network virtualization movement but, I have some pretty high hopes for the technology. I believe IaaS Cloud is one of the “killer” applications for network virtualization.

Physical vs. Virtual virtualization lab

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So, you want to improve your knowledge of virtualization. Doesn’t matter if it’s Hyper-V, VMware, Xen or KVM the major decision of Physical vs. Virtual lab is the same. This is the first major requirement of any virtualization lab. Running a Virtual Machine.

Cisco Expands Virtualization Offerings for Service Providers

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Highlighting its Open Network Environment (ONE) strategy, Cisco announced the expansion of its virtualization offerings for service providers with the introduction of the Cisco Evolved Services Platform (ESP). Cisco Networking Virtualization ONE ESP