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Definitionnetwork virtualization

Network virtualization is a method of combining the available resources in a network to consolidate ...Read More

Nicira network virtualization architecture: The VMware of networking?

By Shamus McGillicuddy 21 Feb 2012

In this Q&A, Nicira Networks' Martin Casado and Alan S. Cohen explain why their network virtualization architecture may be the VMware of networking. Read More

Alcatel-Lucent switch gateway boosts virtual, physical network speed

By Antone Gonsalves 01 Apr 2015

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise has introduced a switch gateway in its latest high-density OmniSwitch that improves data throughput between virtualized applications and a VXLAN. Read More

Networking virtualization may be a tough sell for admins

By Christine Cignoli 30 Aug 2013

VMware aims to capture the networking virtualization market with NSX, but virtualization admins aren’t sold on the idea. Read More

Cisco network virtualization acquisition: What about VXLAN?

By Rivka Gewirtz Little 09 Oct 2012

The acquisition of vCider could mean a new Cisco network virtualization strategy. But could it also make VXLAN and NVGRE irrelevant network overlay protocols? Read More

Nuage builds gateway appliance for network virtualization overlay

By Shamus McGillicuddy 02 Oct 2013

Nuage builds its own services gateway to integrate bare-metal servers into its overlay network. Read More

Is virtual networking the link to end-to-end management?

15 Nov 2013

Network virtualization has lagged behind server and storage virtualization, which means “single-pane-of-glass management and monitoring” in the data center is still on the horizon. Although the advent of ... Read More

Cisco SDN vs. VMware network virtualization: Explore the differences

By Glen Kemp 29 Jan 2014

Two viable SDN options -- Cisco SDN and VMware network virtualization -- have emerged, but the two are starkly different. Here's how to compare the two. Read More

How virtual switching integrates the network edge

By David Geer 25 Mar 2013

Learn how a cloud provider and a collocation center use virtual switching to integrate physical and virtual networks. Read More

Will network functions virtualization be used in the enterprise?

By Jason Edelman 10 Jul 2014

Jason Edelman explains whether or not network functions virtualization will ever transition into the enterprise, or if it is a service/provider play. Read More

Big Switch Networks: SDN, network virtualization, an army of partners

By Rivka Gewirtz Little 13 Nov 2012

Big Switch Networks has launched an OpenFlow controller, network virtualization platform and monitoring tool, and lined up hardware vendors. Read More