Extreme Networks and Avaya Networks have jointly announced an agreement in which Extreme will purcahse Avaya’s networking business for about $100 million.
Cumulus Networks has announced that its Cumulus Linux network OS now supports EVPN (Ethernet VPN) for VXLAN, which can be used to provide a control plane function via BGP to support L2 tunneling across an L3 fabric inside a data center.
The Amazon S3 outage provoked a lot of reactions about the cloud. Check out the responses to the latest Packet Pushers survey to see some of ours.
Here’s 5 most downloaded Packet Pushers podcasts from February, including a Future of Networking episode w/ Bruce Davie & Datanauts conversation w/ Hashicorp’s Mitchell Hashimoto about infrastructure automation
Netronome has announced that its Agilio CX SmartNIC, which offloads and accelerates network functions on x86 servers, now supports OpenContrail and Mirantis OpenStack.