VXLAN vs. MPLS: From Data Centers to Metro Ethernet Networks
My recent blog described how VXLAN was developed and how it is being widely used in data centers due its advantages over other virtualization technologies, including MPLS. This blog extends that MPLS comparison and describes why VXLAN is starting to replace MPLS in metro and wide-area networks as a better approach to deliver Ethernet services. […]
Integrated SDN Automation or BGP EVPN for Data Center VXLAN Fabrics?
Learn how an SDN VXLAN fabric integrated directly with a network OS can simplify operations and reduce costs vs a BGP EVPN VXLAN fabric for cloud data centers.
Unified Cloud Networking Changes the Game
Today we announced our Unified Cloud Networking vision, the industry’s first Unified Cloud Fabric solution and our partnership with NVIDIA. This truly changes the game for cloud network operators. Last week I made the case that cloud networking needs a new vision in order to meet two strategic goals shared by cloud operators: Transform cloud […]
Pluribus Unified Cloud Networking: What, Why, How
Today, Pluribus launched the Unified Cloud Networking architecture aiming to transform the way CSPs, telcos and enterprises build and operate cloud networks with radical operational simplification, distributed security services integrated into the network, and significantly lower total cost of ownership (TCO) compared to existing solutions. In this blog I discuss the networking and security challenges […]
Cloud Networking Needs a New Vision
While hyperscale public clouds grab attention, the majority of workloads and cloud infrastructure will continue to remain elsewhere for the foreseeable future. Enterprise private clouds are not only NOT disappearing but growing, spanning on-premises data centers, colocation sites and increasingly distributed edge sites. Tier 2 cloud service providers cater to local markets and provide services […]
Pluribus named a Futuriom 40 Cloud Infrastructure and Communications Company
Pluribus is humbled and grateful to be named to the 2022 Futuriom 40, joining a group of companies that are all doing remarkable things in the cloud.
Pluribus Netvisor ONE R7 Feature Spotlight: Kubernetes-aware Fabric with the KubeTracker™ Fabric Service
One of the most innovative features of Netvisor 7 is a new suite of monitoring and visibility tools, including FlowTracker and KubeTracker™ fabric services.
Pluribus Networks 2021 Year In Review
As we turn the page on 2021, while we still face challenges brought on by COVID-19, there is a sense that enterprises and economies are adapting to this new reality and finding their footing. I’m pleased to say that, despite all the constraints that make up this “new normal”, Pluribus excelled in 2021.
Is SONiC Right for Your Data Center and Private Cloud Network?
There are a number of questions that enterprises, communication service providers and tier 2 cloud service providers need to ask themselves to understand if SONiC is a good choice for their on-prem data center and private cloud networks.
The Circular Data Center: Deploy a Cloud Operating Model While Lowering Cost and Climate Impacts
ITRenew has announced that Pluribus Netvisor ONE OS and the Adaptive Cloud Fabric controllerless SDN software are now available as part of Sesame by ITRenew rack-scale cloud solutions.