Yearly Archives: 2015

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Datacenter as code

Hello, today we want to look at a new way of running applications. You certainly know the phrase ‘infrastructure as code’. Also you probably heard of big vendors coining the phrase ‘software defined datacenter’. To a developer who wants to run applications, datacenters have become more and more a code abstraction. And this is a Read More …

Service Chaining Openstack

security group rules

Hello, in this blog article we want to describe two ways of doing service chaining with OpenStack network traffic. What is service chaining and why should i care? Service chaining is used by telco providers and by cloud service providers to inspect traffic using a firewall or an IDS appliance. The appliance will get to Read More …

Building a MidoNet demo environment

Hello, my name is Alex. I work as a field engineer for Midokura. This blog post will serve as an overview how our field team builds OpenStack MidoNet demos for customers and partners and to give you an impression of our daily work as systems engineers. If you like what you see here: we are hiring Read More …

Voting is now open for the OpenStack Summit in Tokyo!

こんにちは Hurry, polls close on Thursday, July 30 at 11:59pm PDT Midokura and our customers and partners huddled together and submitted a few topics into the summit that we think you’ll find interesting. We’ve gone hog wild, our line-up ranges from ecosystem topics like cloud security with Intel, cloud funding with INCJ, NTT Docomo Ventures Read More …

What’s New in the Latest MEM release?

Midokura is out with a new release of Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM) that supports OpenStack Kilo and Docker. Embraced by DevOps and NetOps at organizations of all types and by service providers offering public, private and managed clouds, Midokura Enterprise MidoNet is relied upon to provide network virtualization for cloud operators to build isolated networks Read More …

Extending Load Balancer as a Service (LBaaS) in OpenStack Neutron with MidoNet

Cloud load balancers manage online traffic by distributing workloads across multiple servers and resources—automatically or on demand. Cloud load balancers give users a seamless application experience even under heavy load, making it a popular valued service for cloud operators to offer to their tenants in both public and private cloud implementation. Existing implementations supported by Read More …

Pre-OpenStack Summit Alert: Get into Vancouver early for OpenStack and MidoNet training

It’s 49 days before the OpenStack Summit in Vancouver. Getting into Vancouver a few days early for sightseeing? Consider spending a few hours geeking out on OpenStack Neutron and MidoNet. We will be hosting a 2-day OpenStack Networking and MidoNet training on May 15 and May 16 near the OpenStack Vancouver Summit, near the Vancouver Read More …

Polls are Open: Vote for the Midokura Talks for the OpenStack Summit in Vancouver

Things are off to an exciting start for Midokura in 2015, announcing customer wins just last week. Midokura is proud to say we’re exhibiting at the OpenStack Summit in Vancouver. It’s time to weigh in on your favorite topics for the next OpenStack Summit and Midokura is asking for your support. We’ve submitted 10 talks featuring Read More …

Midokura aligns with Dell on Open Platform for NFV

With the specifications for the next generation networks calling for better resource management, faster connectivity to the networks, and smoother transition between networks, existing carrier infrastructure seemed ill-equipped to support those requirements without massive and expensive network upgrades. Along with the Linux Foundation, the industry is tackling those challenges head-on by forming an industry alliance Read More …