PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 6, 2012- Nicira, Inc., the network virtualization company, today announced that one of its customers, eBay, is running Nicira’s Network Virtualization Platform (NVP) in a production OpenStack environment to rapidly test and deploy new Web applications. eBay uses NVP to provide on-demand network resources to hundreds of projects central to the company’s Web products and services. The full-scale production cloud has been live for several months and is growing quickly.
“Rapid innovation lies at the heart of eBay’s business,” said JC Martin, Cloud Architect, eBay. “Working with Nicira we have removed the last big barrier, the network, from creating computing resources on demand. We can now provide these resources in a minute versus hours or days. Not only do our best minds create new products and services more quickly, but we can also be more efficient and greener with our computing resources.“Read More
Palo Alto, Calif., June 26, 2012 – Nicira, the network virtualization company, today announced that Amsterdam based Schuberg Philis is deploying Nicira’s Network Virtualization Platform (NVP) as the foundation of a new private cloud-computing platform.
Schuberg Philis chose NVP to accelerate the onboarding of new and existing customer mission critical applications. Through providing greater automation and efficiency in data center operations, the company can now increase its focus on customers’ business and technical application management. Schuberg Philis joins Nicira’s growing roster of leading global service providers, IT providers and enterprise customers including AT&T, Calligo, DreamHost, eBay, Fidelity Investments, Rackspace and NTT who are benefitting from the new operational model delivered by network virtualization.Read More
Palo Alto, Calif., May 16, 2012 – Nicira, the network virtualization company, today announced that Calligo, a full-service cloud service provider based in the Channel Islands, has adopted Nicira’s Network Virtualization Platform (NVP) to support its customers in the offshore industries in the region. Calligo is using NVP to make two data centers – one in Jersey and one in Guernsey – operate as a single facility, with computing capabilities and applications utilizing the virtual and physical capabilities in either location.Read More
Palo Alto, Calif., April 16, 2012 – Today at the OpenStack Design Summit & Conference in San Francisco, Nicira announced that another one of its customers, Rackspace, a leader in cloud, is driving a production OpenStack network environment leveraging its Network Virtualization Platform (NVP). Industry leader Rackspace is using OpenStack “Quantum” and Nicira NVP to automate network services independent of data center network hardware, significantly increasing operational simplicity and reducing costs of managing their large-scale, multi-tenant clouds as the large cloud provider addresses the enterprise market.Read More
Palo Alto, Calif., April 9, 2012 – Nicira, the network virtualization company, today announced that Southern California-based cloud provider DreamHost will deploy its Network Virtualization Platform (NVP). DreamHost joins global leaders NTT, Rackspace and others in using Nicira’s software to reduce costs and accelerate service delivery in its OpenStack™ data center environment.Read More
Nicira, the network virtualization company, today publicly unveiled its Network Virtualization Platform (NVP). NVP is a software-based system that creates a distributed virtual network infrastructure in cloud data centers that is completely decoupled and independent from physical network hardware. With Nicira NVP, global market leaders such as AT&T, eBay, Fidelity Investments, NTT and Rackspace are already realizing service delivery acceleration from weeks to minutes and dramatic cost reductions in data centers of tens of millions of dollars.Read More