Big Switch Advances Next-gen Switching For Hyper-Converged & Container Environments

Posted by C. Parker on Feb 23, 2017 11:24:51 AM

SDN-Based Big Cloud Fabric Delivers Networking at the Speed of Virtualization for SDDC

SANTA CLARA, CA -- January 31 -- Big Switch Networks®, The Next-Generation Data Center Networking Company, today announced significant new capabilities of Big Cloud Fabric™ (BCF), including comprehensive networking support for hyper-converged solutions powered by VMware vSAN™ and virtual desktop and application solutions with VMware Horizon®, as well as multi-container networking support for Mesosphere DC/OS and Kubernetes container orchestration platforms, including Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform. With further increases in performance, scale and deployment flexibility, Big Cloud Fabric is the ideal next-generation switching network for the software-defined data center (SDDC).

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Topics: Big Switch Networks, Big Cloud Fabric, BSN, Press Release

Discover how an integrated approach to SDN can provide quantifiable IT agility savings

Posted by A. Stuart-Adams on Oct 26, 2016 3:00:29 PM

Solving the Orchestration of complex multi-tier workflows, ensuring clean and consistent network & OS configuration, whilst delivering an agile application deployment capability within a single framework is still one of today’s many unsolved challenges. Furthermore the typical approaches of deploying more management applications to streamline these workloads needed to gain productivity increments, is driving the IT complexity higher and the system admins to despair. What is needed is a new holistic approach to IT infrastructure and application deployment within the Data Centre.

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Topics: SDN, Big Switch Networks, Big Cloud Fabric, IT Network