Tag Archives: Spectrum

OpenStack Summit Austin 2016

The OpenStack Summit is a five-day conference for developers, users, and administrators of OpenStack cloud software. Held every six months, the conference schedule rotates based on the OpenStack software release cycle.  This week, the summit is being held in Austin, Texas at the Austin Convention Center. The summit started yesterday and we had two successful […]

Ethernet Performance – Can you Afford an Unpredictable Network?

Overlay networks (such as VXLAN) are the most widely deployed implementation of Software Defined Networks (SDN). But when deploying an overlay SDN network, a bullet proof underlay networks is required. Many simply assume that the underlay network will perform reliably and predictably. But it turns out that at the highest network speeds, predictable performance is […]

OpenStack Summit Tokyo 2015

The OpenStack Summit is a four-day conference for developers, users,  and administrators of OpenStack cloud software. Held every six months, the conference schedule rotates based on the OpenStack software release cycle.  This week, the summit is being held in Tokyo, Japan at the Grand Prince International Convention Center. Today, we had a common session (with Irena Berezovsky […]

Spectrum: One Switch. A World of Options™.

Interconnect at speeds reaching 100Gb/s, are taking the data center network world to never seen before scale levels. The requirement from Web 2.0 market drivers call for the introduction of new technologies to allow for the network to function at these scales. While some devices claim support for such protocols as VXLAN or MPLS, it […]

When Ethernet Meets the Unbelievable

Towering high above the Manhattan skyline on the Horizon level (102nd floor), One World Observatory at the new One World Trade Center (the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere) is the ideal location for an extraordinary event. The amazing views afforded by the floor-to-ceiling glass served as the perfect backdrop for some truly unbelievable Ethernet […]