HP-led effort will compete with Cumulus and Big Switch but won't displace existing firmware on many of HP's own switches.
Network Software Section
Cross-datacenter vMotion? You can do that (soon) thanks to NSX 6.2.
Big Switch evolves its software defined networking platform.
Pere Monclus, CTO of PLUMgrid discusses what the new project is all about.
Open networking SDN vendor Cumulus takes a half step sideways with Cumulus VX for virtualized environments.
New beta release of CloudRouter leverages the Fedora 22 Linux distribution to literally become a software router in the cloud.
WAN optimization vendor accelerates SD-WAN offering with new Unity Edge Connect solution.
Both enterprise and open-source community releases of the MidoNet SDN framework are moving ahead.
New features in Cumulus Linux 2.5 include support for active-active-first hop redundancy protocol (VRR).