The evolution of its Virtual Network Services could lead to selling network software.
Company's security focus is on container runtime environments.
Current service is now dubbed Premium Tier.
Companies cite enterprise demand for easier container integration.
Microsoft is offering up to 100,000 Azure Event Grid usages per month for free.
Unique governance model allows projects to set their own course.
The commercial version of Contrail is "muddied" with the open source version.
The company hints at plans to add Google Cloud platform into the mix.
Broader system support, security, and automation are added to EE tiers.
Updates include support for AWS and IBM Cloud, with greater use of analytics.
Datrium claims its provisioning feature is more flexible than HCI systems.
The X-Haul platform is targeted at backhaul and fronthaul needs.
Both challenges are seen as boring and basic, but significant for enterprises.
The new funding is expected to be in place by the end of August.
Vendors rushing to fill positions in hosting Kubernetes deployments.