Author Archives: Susan Wu

Susan is the Director of Technical Marketing at Midokura. Susan previously led product positions for Oracle/Sun, Citrix, AMD and Docker. She is a frequent speaker for industry conferences like OSCON, OpenStack Summit, Container World, Interop ITX, All Things Open, Linuxcon/CloudOpen/Containercon, Interzone, Data360/Cloudcon and Data Storage Innovation. Honored by the Cloud Network of Women (CloudNOW) organization as one of the Top Women in Cloud for 2013, Susan is passionate about advancing womens' contribution to the cloud industry and serves on the Board of Directors for CloudNOW.
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10 days to OpenStack Summit Boston!

Organizations of all sizes from all corners of the globe are adopting OpenStack since it debut in 2010.  In less than 10 days, the next OpenStack Summit will be held in Boston.   Every 6 months, the OpenStack Foundation launches the OpenStack User Survey. The latest 9th OpenStack user survey shows 44% more deployment than Read More …

Midokura Enterprise MidoNet release 5.4

Introducing the latest release of Midokura Enterprise MidoNet, the leader in Cloud Networking for Industry 4.0 Industry 4.0 has been defined as the digitalization of the industrial manufacturing sector. More than just the latest trend or buzzword, organizations that undertaken IOT technologies in their products/solutions are expected to be 10% more profitable according to Forbes. Read More …

Highlights from OpenStack Summit Barcelona 2016

Midokura had a great week at the OpenStack Summit Barcelona. Whether you were there in person or in spirit, the energy, collaboration, and user stories coming out of that event were phenomenal. Some of our customers like Overstock.com were featured in the OpenStack’s “The World Runs on OpenStack” campaign. The theme for the OpenStack Newton release Read More …

Project Solum Introduction

OpenStack Experts Series Webinar Give developers some building blocks and space to create, and they will build amazing things. Solum provides just that and more! The goal behind OpenStack Project Solum is to create a cloud application development platform that makes IaaS cloud services easier to consume. Think of Solum like a modern Heroku-like platform-as-a-service Read More …

Project Magnum Introduction

OpenStack Experts Series Webinar Infrastructure Management for Containers Containerizing a single application and running it elsewhere, say on a public cloud is pretty straightforward and the Docker toolset and image format is generally sufficient for that use case. Just consider a simple web application deployed using containers. There will be a web server (or many), Read More …

OpenStack Summit Austin #PinotWithPino

Announcing our #PinotWithPino OpenStackSummit Austin Twitter Contest! Here at Midokura, we are beyond excited for OpenStack Summit Austin (running April 25-28, 2016) – now just under a month away. No one does OpenStack like OpenStack Summit, with its informative and cool sessions and the awesomeness of the OpenStack community. Since its debut in 2010, OpenStack Read More …

Polls are open – OpenStack Summit 2016, Austin

“Keep Austin Weird” evolved from a kicky slogan into a mainstream cultural movement,  giving the city a sense of individuality. Austin will be playing host to the next OpenStack Summit in April 2016. Meanwhile, Midokura has blossomed into a global innovator in software network virtualization since open sourcing. It’s time to support our mission to Read More …

How do you use OpenStack?

Your feedback matters. Organizations of all sizes are adopting OpenStack since it debut in 2010.  OpenStack’s global footprint is expanding to industries such as automotive, government/defense, film/media, telecommunications, banking, retail, travel and transportation. Every six months, the OpenStack Foundation launches the OpenStack User Survey, releasing the results at the OpenStack Summit.  The latest survey launched 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 …