Posts by Bill Farkas

SDxCentral Next Gen Security Report

SDxCentral Next Gen Security Report

Some good insights to security matters in the cloud. SDxCentral-Next-gen-Infrastructure-Security-Report-2016-B  

NFV and other references

NFV and other references

References   Kim at et al., “SDN and NFV benchmarking for performance and reliability”, Network Operations and Management Symposium (APNOMS),...

Redhat Strategies

Redhat Strategies

A summary of how RH is approaching the cloud  

Cloud training courses

Cloud training courses

Here is one in AWS basics:  

Building UCaaS in public private cloud

Building UCaaS in public private cloud

Here are some relevant links: This is the benchmark for public cloud service: AWS Deployment Options How do these guys compare? List...

Mohammed Baig final report

Mohammed Baig final report

Numerous technologies under the umbrella term “SDN” are driving advancements in the field of networking leading to a whole scale...

SDx NFV Report

SDx NFV Report

  Service providers, the landscape is changing very quickly!  The promise of a viable market in NFV vendors and service...

Notes on Contrail

Notes on Contrail

  Contrail March 2016

Cloud over cloud

Cloud over cloud

Good to understand the limitations of trying to  run ESXi or Openstack over AWS and other public services. Oracle offers...

ACI, Contrail and Connecting Underlay to Overlay

ACI, Contrail and Connecting Underlay to Overlay

Vid explains how they migrated mid size DC from VMware to OpenStack: some biting comments about Cisco ACI and hard...