Take a Network Break! VMworld 2019 was last week so we spend much of the episode discussing highlights of the event, including:
- Project Pacific, a VMware initiative to bring Kubernetes into vSphere
- Tanzu Mission Control, a platform for managing Kubernetes in private and public clouds
- NSX-T 2.5
- Dell EMC partnerships with VMware on data centers and SD-WAN
- Apstra’s integrations with NSX-T
We also cover new SmartNICs from Mellanox, examine a price hike in an online service, and review HPE’s latest quarterly earnings.
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Tech Bytes: Big Switch
Stay tuned after the news analysis for a sponsored Tech Bytes conversation with Big Switch Networks about the challenges and opportunities of hybrid and multi-cloud networking.
Juniper Networks Becomes Official Networking Partner of Aston Martin – Globe Newswire
Introducing Project Pacific – VMware
Project Pacific – Technical Overview – VMware vSphere Blog
Project Pacific At Tech Field Day – Tech Field Day
Tanzu Mission Control – VMware
HPE Delivers Q3 Results – HPE