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Wednesday, November 6 • 5:30pm - 6:10pm
Under the Hood: Network Virtualization with OpenStack Neutron and VMware NSX

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This session is a 201 level technical deep dive on the OpenStack Neutron with VMware NSX Network Virtualization. NSX is a virtual networking platform powering many OpenStack production environments as the networking engine behind Neutron. In this session wel explore the distributed systems architecture of the NSX Controller Cluster, the core functionality and behavior of NSX primary system components, and the logical networking devices and security tools NSX produces for consumption. High availability deployments, and packet flows for common scenarios will be discussed. And finally, wel take a look at how the physical network fabric can be architected for Next Generation NSX deployments.

Some of the session topics include:

System Components Review

Scale-out control plane & HA control and management channels

NSX enabled Hypervisors

Scale-out data plane

NSX Security Groups

NSX Logical Network Devices

Connecting to external networks

Physical network design for Network Virtualization

OpenStack Neutron Integration and OpenStack Distributions for VMware NSX

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Somik Behera

Founding Member, Head of Products, CloudNatix
Somik Behera is a Founding Member and Head of Products at CloudNatix, where he is working to simplify and optimize planet scale cluster operations for enterprises making the journey to multi cloud native apps. Previously, he held multiple product leadership roles at D2iQ (formerly... Read More →
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Dimitri Desmidt

NSX Senior Technical Product Manager, VMware
Dimitri Desmidt is part of the VMware Technical Product division within the Network & Security Business Unit (NSBU). He joined VMware from Nicira where he deployed NVP Network Virtualization solution at various customers in the Service Provider and Enterprise space. Prior to Nicira... Read More →

Wednesday November 6, 2013 5:30pm - 6:10pm HKT
Expo Breakout Room 1 AsiaWorld-Expo

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