Cloud Expert, Chris Swan, on Implementing Overlay Networks
SAN FRANCISCO, CA–(Marketwired – Sep 19, 2014) –
CohesiveFT Cloud Networks Workshop at the Open Data Center Alliance (ODCA) Forecast 2014
Monday, September 22, 2014 — 9:00am – 10:30am
Palace Hotel, San Francisco, CA in the Rose Room
CohesiveFT today announced CTO Chris Swan is leading a one hour workshop on “Implementing and Managing Cloud Networks” on Monday, September 22nd at the Open Data Center Alliance’s 2014 Forecast event.
Implementing and Managing Cloud Networks Workshop:
The workshop will focus on deployment of cloud networks in conjunction with compute Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). Chris Swan will cover the cloud stack, major cloud networking use cases, and where software defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) fit into cloud models. Participants will learn how new networking technologies fit in with the ODCA IaaS usage models and choose one of the two tracks according to interest. Participants will gain hands-on experience implementing and managing cloud networks using self-service tools in a public cloud.
- Introduction to networks and cloud computing IaaS.
- Comparing and understanding software defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV).
- Cloud networking use cases that fit within specific ODCA IaaS usage models.
Get a CohesiveFT Lanyard:
CohesiveFT is providing lanyards as a sponsor of ODCA.
CohesiveFT is a cloud native networking company. We have been helping enterprise organizations run production systems in the cloud since 2008. With VNS3, our network routing and security solution, customers can deploy and extend networks to public, private, and hybrid clouds. VNS3 delivers Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) anywhere customers do not control and manage their own hardware.
CohesiveFT is a pioneer in the enterprise cloud networking market and provides more application-controlled software defined networking than all competitors combined. The CohesiveFT team has decades of experience in enterprise software, operations and networking. To find out more, visit www.cohesiveft.com
VNS3 frees enterprise cloud computing users from underlying hardware and geography constraints. VNS3 allows customers in finance, healthcare, government and other highly regulated industries to operate, control, and configure networks without physical access to hardware. VNS3 3.5 is available in the Amazon Marketplace and the HP Public Cloud Marketplace.
About ODCA Forecast 2014:
Forecast is the Open Data Center Alliance’s flagship conference created by enterprise IT executives for enterprise IT executives. With topics scoping the latest best practices and emerging challenges facing enterprise cloud deployments and top opportunities in business analytics, Forecast delivers a wealth of new content, unparalleled networking opportunities, and insight on deepening engagement with the ODCA under one roof.
Now in its third year, Forecast 2014 is regarded as a destination conference for honing IT strategy, discovering solutions and services that meet business needs, and delivering real results to your company’s business.
By: Margaret Valtierra