Press Releases

Midokura to Participate in Upcoming Global Technology Industry Events

February 11, 2016

Network Virtualization Leader to Present at Container World and OpenStack Days Korea, Sponsor European OpenStack Operators Meetup   SAN FRANCISCO — Feb. 11, 2016 — Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced Susan Wu, director of technical marketing, will participate in a panel at Container World, to be held Feb. 16-18, in [...read more]

Midokura Unveils Next-Generation Network Virtualization Solution

February 2, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO – Feb. 2, 2016 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced the next generation of its Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM) technology. MEM 5.0 is a scalable network virtualization solution designed for Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) clouds. The new version builds upon Midokura’s award-winning, enterprise- grade technology to support even the most critical network virtualization deployments with significantly new enhanced operational tools for OpenStack operators. [...read more]

Midokura to Present at ITEXPO East and FOSDEM 2016

January 20, 2016

Network Virtualization Innovator to Lead Sessions on Open Source and SDN at Global Industry Events   SAN FRANCISCO — Jan. 20, 2016 — Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced it will present multiple sessions at ITEXPO East, to be held January 25-28, 2016, in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. and at FOSDEM, to [...read more]

Network Virtualization Leader Midokura Continues Outstanding Corporate Momentum

December 9, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO – Dec. 9, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced strong continued company momentum, driven by worldwide adoption of its award-winning Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM) and its open source MidoNet technology that is currently in use in more than 120 countries. The company also named Mitsubishi, Access Co., Ltd. and IP Infusion veteran Koichi Narasaki as chief operating officer (COO). [...read more]

Midokura to Present ‘Operating OpenStack on a Budget’ at Software-Defined Infrastructure Summit

November 24, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO – Nov. 23, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced Adam Johnson, VP of business and a founding member of the company, will present at the Software-Defined Infrastructure (SDI) Summit, to be held December 1-3, 2015, in Santa Clara, Calif. The event will highlight how SDI software technology is transforming in enterprise and cloud provider data centers worldwide. [...read more]

Midokura Wins Network Innovation Award for Open Source MidoNet

November 18, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO – Nov. 17, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced its win of the Network Innovation Awards, run by TechTarget’s SearchNetworking.com. Midokura won for its achievements with MidoNet Community Edition, the open source version of its network virtualization solution designed for Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) clouds. [...read more]

Midokura’s Network Virtualization Technology Showcased at New QCT Cloud Solution Center in San Jose

November 11, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO – Nov. 11, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced its award-winning Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM) technology is being showcased at the new U.S. Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT) Cloud Solution Center, located in San Jose, Calif. [...read more]

Midokura to Sponsor and Exhibit at DockerCon Europe 2015

November 10, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO – Nov. 10, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced that it will sponsor and exhibit at DockerCon Europe 2015. The show is being held November 16-17, 2015, in Barcelona. The two-day conference will provide the opportunity to hear about all of the interesting ways developers, Ops, DevOps and Sysadmin teams are using Docker. A Silver Sponsor, Midokura will demonstrate Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM), its award-winning network virtualization technology, and the Kuryr project, which bridges Docker container networking and OpenStack environments using MidoNet as the Neutron plug-in, at booth #42. [...read more]

Midokura to Sponsor, Exhibit and Present at SUSECon 2015

November 2, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA and AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS -- SUSECON -- Nov. 2, 2015 -- Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced that it will sponsor, exhibit and present at SUSECon 2015, to be held November 2-6, 2015, in Amsterdam. As a Silver Sponsor, Midokura will demonstrate its Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM) network virtualization technology at booth #40. Additionally, Alexander Gabert will present a session on how to use network virtualization to connect physical and virtual workloads in the cloud, and also lead a demonstration on how to examine network services using MidoNet Manager. [...read more]

Midokura Announces Integration of its Network Virtualization Technology with Ubuntu OpenStack

October 28, 2015

  Midokura’s MidoNet Now Available to Canonical Customers Via Juju Charms Plugin, Offers Networking Overlay That Is Both Easy to Deploy and Scale   SAN FRANCISCO and TOKYO – OpenStack Summit Tokyo 2015 – Oct. 28, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced the integration of its flagship Midokura Enterprise [...read more]

Midokura Launches New Network Virtualization Solution to Support OpenStack Liberty Release and Soaring Popularity in Containers

October 27, 2015

Latest Midokura Enterprise MidoNet Technology Provides Container Networking and Reinforcement for Kuryr to Advance the Modern Enterprise SAN FRANCISCO and TOKYO – OPENSTACK SUMMIT TOKYO – Oct. 27, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced the latest release of its award-winning Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM) technology, a scalable network virtualization [...read more]

Midokura to Sponsor, Exhibit and Present at OpenStack Summit Tokyo 2015

October 20, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO -- Oct. 20, 2015 -- Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced that it will sponsor, exhibit and present in ten conference sessions at OpenStack Summit Tokyo, to be held October 27-30, 2015. Midokura will also demonstrate its award-winning network virtualization technology at booth T-68, and co-host an OpenStack Operators Dinner with Intel on Tuesday, October 27. [...read more]

Midokura to Host MidoDay Tokyo and Present at Ceph Day Tokyo

October 14, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO – Oct. 14, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced it will host the first-ever MidoDay Tokyo 2015 on October 26. The event is taking place the day before OpenStack Summit Tokyo, where Midokura will also exhibit and present. MidoDay Tokyo 2015 will include several technology and educational sessions for the open source MidoNet community. [...read more]

Midokura to Present on Open Source Networking at All Things Open 2015

October 13, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO -- Oct. 13, 2015 -- Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced that Susan Wu, director of technical marketing, will present at the All Things Open 2015 conference, taking place October 19-20, 2015, in Raleigh, NC. Her session will cover the use of open source networking and load balancing as a service (LBaaS) to support open cloud platforms, such as OpenStack. [...read more]

Midokura to Present on Network Virtualization and Open Source at Upcoming Global Industry Events

October 1, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO – Oct. 1, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced it will present multiple sessions at Silicon Valley Code Camp, taking place October 3-4, 2015, in San Jose, Calif., and at CloudOpen Europe and LinuxCon Europe, held conjointly on October 5-7, 2015, in Dublin, Ireland. [...read more]

Midokura Appoints Pino de Candia Chief Technology Officer

September 30, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO – Sept. 30, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced its appointment of Pino de Candia as chief technology officer (CTO). Formerly chief architect at Midokura, de Candia will take over the CTO role from Dan Mihai Dumitriu, who will remain as the company’s CEO. [...read more]

Overstock.com Selects OpenStack and Midokura for Network Virtualization

September 22, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO – Sept. 22, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced that leading online retailer Overstock.com has selected its award-winning Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM) technology to complement its OpenStack private cloud. MEM is a network virtualization platform that provides a software layer directly within existing physical network hardware, turning physical machines into a virtual platform that can scale to hundreds of thousands of virtual ports. [...read more]

Midokura Announces Integration with Mirantis OpenStack for Easier, Affordable and More Scalable Networking

September 17, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO – Sept. 17, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced its integration with Mirantis OpenStack, providing joint customers an integrated solution for rapid OpenStack deployment. The MidoNet Plugin for Fuel is available immediately. [...read more]

Midokura Presents on DevOps for Networking at Data Center World Fall Conference 2015

September 16, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO – Sept. 16, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced that Adam Johnson, VP of business, will present at the Data Center World Fall Conference, taking place September 20-23, 2015, in National Harbor, MD. In his session titled, “DevOps for Networking: Pets or Cattle?,” Adam will discuss two different strategies used by modern DevOps teams today for managing virtual machines in networking. [...read more]

Latest Midokura Enterprise MidoNet Achieves Certification with Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 7

August 13, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO – August 13, 2015 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform Version 7 (RHEL OSP 7) certification for the latest version of Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM), a scalable network virtualization solution designed for Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) clouds. With MEM as the first certified plugin for RHEL OSP 7, Midokura and Red Hat will help drive enterprise adoption for OpenStack cloud deployments. [...read more]