Software-Defined Networking Tag Index

Addressing the Virtualization Disconnect

With virtualization evolving faster than IT staff can learn how to master it in many cases, what good is all this new virtualization technology to your organization if no one knows how to use it?


Tags: Microsoft, virtualization, server virtualization, Hyper-V, VMware, vSphere, SDN, Software-Defined Networking

Let the Enterprise Networking Games Begin

The war for control of the enterprise network of tomorrow is about to begin, and when it does it's going to get dirty because it's a war no one can afford to lose.


Tags: VMware, enterprise networking, Enterprise Network, Nicira, SDN, Software-Defined Networking, SDDC, VMware NSX

IBM Sheds Light on Software-Defined Environments Strategy

Big Blue is looking to create a more cohesive 'software-defined everything' world, largely by centering on OpenStack.


Tags: IBM, virtualization, Big Blue, software-defined data center, Software-Defined Networking, Software-Defined Infrastructure, software-defined

VMware's Moves Signal a Shift in Server Virtualization for 2013

Three key actions from VMware punctuate the changes in the server virtualization ecosphere over the last twelve months, but what exactly do they mean for the future?


Tags: virtualization, virtual machine, VM, VMware, Nicira, SDN, virtually speaking, Software-Defined Networking, Pivotal Initiative

Why the Pivotal Initiative Spinoff Makes Sound Sense

VMware and EMC are taking both a back-to-basics and a forward-looking approach in committing key technologies and resources to the Pivotal Initiative.


Tags: EMC, virtualization, virtual machine, VMware, SDN, virtually speaking, Software-Defined Networking, Pivotal Initiative

Linux 3.7 ARMs for the Future

Full ARM support lands in latest Linux kernel, as well as new VXLAN Software-Defined Network virtualization support.


Tags: Linux, virtualization, x86, ARM, Linux kernel, ARM server, VXLAN, Software-Defined Networking

SDN Surge Simply the Norm for Ever-Evolving Virtualization Market

The rate of evolution in the network virtualization market has jumped into hyperspeed mode over the second half of 2012.


Tags: virtualization, network virtualization, Nicira, SDN, virtually speaking, Software-Defined Networking

VMware Earnings Grows as vRAM Is Removed

VMware executives explain how the new licensing changes for vSphere 5 are being favorably received.


Tags: virtualization, earnings, VMware, software-defined data center, Software-Defined Networking

Oracle Solaris 11.1 Updates Unix for SDN and the Cloud

Oracle improves Solaris performance and cloud capabilities while also addressing the market trend towards Software-Defined Networking.


Tags: Oracle, cloud computing, Cloud, Unix, Solaris 11, SDN, Software-Defined Networking

VMware Snaps Up Nicira in Virtualization Acquisition

The virtualization firm shows just how serious it is about the Software-Defined Networking (SDN) market, spending $1.2 billion to acquire Nicira.


Tags: virtualization, VMware, OpenStack, Nicira, Software-Defined Networking