Big Switch Networks appoints Jason Matlof (Battery Ventures, NetScreen/Neoteris) as VP of Marketing and Dave Butler (Aruba, VSS Monitoring) as VP of Sales
A busy week in SDN News prompted us to summarize the software-defined networks, network virtualization, and OpenFlow news for the SDNCentral Community.
IBM gave SDNCentral a preview into their SDN strategies this week, including announcing the release of IBM's SDN Controller Programable Network Controller
Learn about ConteXtream's new release of Grid software, a network virtualization solution that will bring SDN to wireless service providers.
Arista expands their management team by hiring former Sun executive Michael Lehman CFO in preparation for an IPO. Read more at SDNCentral.com
We've learned that Tom Black, the executive leading Cisco's network virtualization, software-defined networking (SDN) and OpenFlow efforts has joined Arista
On the one-year anniversary of the Occupy movement, we examine how the decade of work on OpenFlow and Open Networking has changed the industry, or not.
Arista's 7150 uses Intel/Fulcrum Alta chipset and supports VXLAN and NAT. The low 350ns latency is ideal for latency-sensitive applications.
Learn what the new Cisco Nexus 3548 means in it's battle with Artista
Peter Christy discusses the irony of how the most secretive companies benefit from talking about openness - examples include Apple and Nicira
At risk of reporting more like People, Jason Matlof from Battery Ventures has 'gone back' to networking. Read more SDN news at SDNCentral.
Word is Kireeti Kompella has left Juniper Networks for Contrail Systems. Is this a vote for an SDN Startup or a vote against Juniper?
With the Nicira acquisition closed, new VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger spoke more freely in response to the question during the opening keynote of VMWorld 2012.
Customers can virtualize their networks connecting VXLAN environments to existing non-VXLAN networks with Brocade XXLAN Gateway
Arista, EMC Isilon, F5 Networks & VMware demonstrate the first multi-vendor end-to-end network virtualization using VXLAN & automation APIs.