Extending Private Data Center to Azure Cloud – Part 1

Ipwsich, UK Introduction Amazon’s AWS is the leader in public Cloud services bringing 17.5 billions USD revenues with 25% profit margin for Amazon in 2017. The AWS business is growing at a whopping rate of 49% in 2018. This is a very good testimonial that companies all over the world are embracing cloud technology in … Continue reading Extending Private Data Center to Azure Cloud – Part 1

Docker Container and VM Networking

Antwerp, Belgium Introduction Many network equipment vendors offer virtualized version of their equipment (i.e., Network Function Virtualization) using Linux KVM. Virtual Machines (VMs) running under KVM run as individual process sharing the same Linux root namespace and thus inter-VM networking is relatively straight forward. Normally, Linux Ethernet bridges or Openvswitches are used to interconnect VMs … Continue reading Docker Container and VM Networking

Network Research and Verification with Docker Containers

Belgrade, Serbia Introduction Software virtualization technology such as KVM maximizes server utilization by allowing multiple Virtual Machines (VMs) to share the same piece of hardware (i.e., hardware virtualization) has revolutionized the IT industry for many years. Software container technology such as Docker offers additional advantages over VM such as: light-weight containers that can be started … Continue reading Network Research and Verification with Docker Containers