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Server Virtualization Networking News
September 02, 2016
CloudGenix SD-WAN has been released as virtualized software, raising to three the number of deployment options. The others include bare metal and a CloudGenix appliance.
July 25, 2016
Cisco has launched a vCenter plug-in for connecting the VMware management tool to applications running on non-virtualized servers.
January 28, 2016
VMware plans to release this year a new version of its NSX virtual networking software. The product will connect enterprise data centers to public clouds.
April 24, 2013
As you plan a strategy to up the number of virtual switches in your network, brush up on distributed and non-distributed virtual switch choices.
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Set up and operate a VM network using proven strategies to ensure security and performance. With a little planning, virtualization admins can avoid potential issues down the road. Continue Reading
With NSX set to become an integral part of VMware's IoT strategy, there's no time like the present to configure NSX and all of its components for your vSphere infrastructure. Continue Reading
Microsoft's NVGRE standard offers competition to VMware's VXLAN standard, promising to create more VLANs that stretch across Layers 2 and 3 for multi-tenant cloud networks. Continue Reading
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In just a one year period, NSX went from losing a top network virtualization executive to VMware declaring it as its next possible core product. Continue Reading
There are several storage protocol options for a VMware vSphere environment. Choosing the best one for your deployment will depend on your resources and performance goals. Continue Reading
In this vendor comparison, we compare the emerging options for virtual network security in your data center. Continue Reading
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Virtual switch security is achieved through a number of features. Virtualization admins can create and enforce policies, lock down MAC addresses and block forged traffic from VMs. Continue Reading
Virsh commands enable you to manage network properties and can be used alongside brctl commands to help you create additional virtual bridges in your KVM environment. Continue Reading
Stack Overflow engineer George Beech says when he couldn't find the right tool to automate the VM deployment process, he and his team members decided to create their own. Continue Reading
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The way you distribute physical NICs could be affecting more than you think. Boost network efficiency with the right allocation strategy. Continue Reading
Implementing a separate storage hypervisor can make it easier to manage both wide-scale storage virtualization and the server virtualization environment. Continue Reading
In order to support tablets and smartphones as mobile VDI clients, engineers will have to build WLANs with plenty of bandwidth and as little interference as possible. Continue Reading