Midokura Partners with Mirantis for Rapid OpenStack Deployment

By CIOReview | Tuesday, September 29, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA: Midokura, specialist in software network virtualization collaborates with Mirantis OpenStack to provide an integrated solution- MidoNet Plugin for Fuel for rapid OpenStack deployment.

 MidoNet is an open, software-only, highly scalable and resilient, network virtualization system. With its distributed architecture it allows enterprises and service providers to build, run, and manage virtual networks at scale with increased control, security and flexibility. "We are happy to partner with Midokura to bring a unique, distributed network virtualization architecture to our customer base. The Fuel plugin automates the entire deployment of the solution and makes it easy for customers to use the joint solution out-of-the-box,” says Kamesh Pemmaraju, VP of product marketing at Mirantis.

 Mirantis OpenStack leverages Fuel, an open source deployment and control plane for OpenStack, to streamline deployment automation. Fuel provides an intuitive, GUI-driven experience for automated deployment and management of OpenStack related community projects and plugins. Midokura's Midokura Enterprise Management (MEM) technology provides a software layer directly within existing physical network hardware, turning physical machines into a virtual platform. The blended product- MidoNet Plugin for Fuel integrates MEM technology and Mirantis OpenStack for rapid OpenStack deployment.