VMware Integrated OpenStack 2.5 adds incremental improvements
The new upgrade also includes networking improvements, such as Neutron L2 networking support, which makes it possible to programmatically connect VLANs to physical and logical networks, as well as enabling flexible workload placement and workload mobility.
The new release also signals a greater emphasis on NFV workloads, claiming "features such as per-tenant capacity subscription, fine-grained instance performance tuning and SR-IOV," enabling guaranteed capacity. The company also added F5, Silver Peak, and VeloCloud to its VMware NFV Ready program, for a total of 9 solutions from 8 members.
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