The service provider is using a single platform from Nokia's Nuage to enable end-to-end automation between its WAN overlay service and its data center overlay service.
It will rely more on VMware's SDDC model and less on proprietary hardware.
A timeline of what VCE has endured since its conception in 2009.
Numbers showing how many, what kind, and to what extent organizations are moving to public cloud.
Arkin's customers already use NSX.
EVO, OpenStack, more NSX — that's all fine, but where were VMworld's truly groundbreaking, mind-blowing announcements? Maybe it's a case of 'Wait 'til next year.'
Quite a bit, actually; otherwise we wouldn't have held SDDC13. During the symposium, we got insight into the use cases driving SDDC and where vendors feel the customer pull is coming from.
Well, not necessarily. VMware's ambitions might not extend beyond a 'thin layer of software,' but how important is that layer to the networking vendors?
Nicira gets its true coming-out party, as the NSX platform takes center stage at VMworld 2013 with a host of hardware providers eager to proclaim support. The key is the mixing of physical and virtual environments into one big, happy...
No, Tom Edsall didn't spill the beans about what the Cisco spin-in is doing. But his Hot Interconnect talk did bring up some pertinent points about what's missing from the software-defined data center