(Gawkwire) – PLUMgrid, an innovator of virtual network infrastructure for OpenStack clouds, announced today that it has joined the Oracle PartnerNetwork. With the Oracle partnership, PLUMgrid extends its ecosystem of leading OpenStack solution providers including Red Hat, Mirantis, Piston, and Canonical.
PLUMgrid made the announcement today at Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco. PLUMgrid joined the Oracle PartnerNetwork at the Gold level, at which members are eligible for development licenses for technology programs, support for validated integration and application to early beta programs.
“Our customers have a diversity of cloud infrastructure needs,” said Azmir Mohamed, senior director of products at PLUMgrid. “They might prefer a specific solution for a variety of reasons, including prior relationship with the vendor, specific workload support needs, vendor participation in the OpenStack community, or SLA and support terms. Our partnership with Oracle will help reach customers who are in need of scalable, secure virtual networking software to optimize cloud performance.”
About PLUMgrid OpenStack Networking Suite
Building software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization infrastructure for OpenStack clouds is a substantial technical challenge, as is operating and securing them. PLUMgrid OpenStack Networking Suite is a comprehensive software-only networking solution to speed and secure the deployment of advanced network virtualization fabrics in OpenStack clouds.
Built on PLUMgrid Platform and IO Visor™ technology, the software suite enables users to create private Virtual Domains™ for applications and projects. It includes are a full set of distributed virtual network functions as well as encryption for network security. The distributed architecture can scale to multi-rack or geographically distributed deployments.
PLUMgrid provides secure virtual network infrastructure for private and public clouds. The PLUMgrid OpenStack Networking Suite, featuring the unique Virtual Domains™, is a distributed software suite that gives cloud operators the ability to build a scalable cloud infrastructure and offer secure, multi-tenant, advanced network services to applications and users. Founded in 2011, PLUMgrid is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., and is funded by top-tier venture and strategic investors. For more information on PLUMgrid OpenStack Networking Suite, the PLUMgrid Platform, Virtual Domains and IO Visor™ visit http://www.plumgrid.com, read the latest posts on the PLUMgrid blog and follow the company on Twitter @PLUMgrid.