Force10 Networks, Inc. announced plans to build network automation solutions that support Oracle VM server for x86 virtualization software and Oracle Linux. As reported on PR Newswire, Force10 will utilize the functionality of Oracle VM and Oracle Linux as they develop virtualization solutions based on their Open Automation Framework. The company will help ensure interoperability and complementary virtualization of network resources as the development occurs.
“‘Oracle VM helps maximize the use of physical server resources, and also makes it easier to deploy and manage applications as business priorities change,’ said Monica Kumar, senior director Linux, virtualization and MySQL product marketing, Oracle. ‘Partners, such as Force10, leverage Oracle VM in their solutions to enable joint customers to achieve greater value by increasing resource utilization across servers and the network.'”