Press Releases

Midokura to Sponsor and Exhibit at Red Hat Summit

4/8/2014

Global company will Showcase Red Hat-Certified Network Virtualization Solution SAN FRANCISCO – March 31, 2014 – Midokura, a global company focused on network virtualization, today announced it will sponsor, present and exhibit at the upcoming Red Hat Summit, held April 14 – 17, 2014, at Moscone Center South in San Francisco. Midokura is a silver […]

Softbank Telecom and Midokura Collaborate on SoftBank’s Initiative, “IT Infrastructure Standardization Project”

3/31/2014

SAN FRANCISCO – March 31, 2014 – Midokura, a global company focused on network virtualization, today announced that Midokura and Softbank Telecom started the collaborative project where Softbank Telecom will define and build network virtualization design using MidoNet, Midokura’s network virtualization platform.   As new business applications are developed and released to the market, enterprise […]

Midokura to Present and Exhibit at Interop Las Vegas 2014

3/26/2014

Company to Showcase Its Network Virtualization Solution at Premier IT Event SAN FRANCISCO – March 20, 2014 – Midokura™, a global company focused on network virtualization, today announced its presence and speaking session at Interop Las Vegas 2014™, held March 31 – April 4, 2014, in Las Vegas. Midokura will be demonstrating its highly distributed […]

Midokura Announces Partnership with Cumulus Networks

3/20/2014

Joint Solution to Offer Customers Easy Management of Virtualized and Non-Virtualized Workloads SAN FRANCISCO – March 20, 2014 – Midokura™, a global company focused on network virtualization, today announced its partnership with Cumulus Networks™, the company bringing the power of Linux to networking. The companies plan to offer a joint technology solution that will enable […]

Midokura to Team with Infonetics Research and Cumulus Networks on Virtualizing Networks with SDN Webinar

3/17/2014

Interactive Webinar to Discuss Virtualizing Networks with SDN NVOs and Bare Metal Switches SAN FRANCISCO – Mar. 17, 2014 –Midokura, a global company focused on network virtualization, today announced a complimentary upcoming webinar with Cumulus Networks and Infonetics Research focused on virtualizing networks with software-defined networking (SDN) and bare metal switches. Taking place on March […]

Midokura to Present at the Open Networking Summit 2014

2/27/2014

Startup to Showcase Network Virtualization Solution at Open Networking Summit 2014 SAN FRANCISCO – February 27, 2014 –Midokura, a global company focused on network virtualization, today announced its gold sponsorship and speaking session at the Open Networking Summit, held March 3-5, 2014, in Santa Clara, CA. Midokura will discuss its highly distributed and agile network […]

Midokura Appoints Thomas Arnold to Lead EMEA Expansion

2/26/2014

   Network Virtualization Vendor Also Announces Free MidoNet Trial Offer SAN FRANCISCO – Feb. 26, 2014 – To satisfy worldwide demand for its technology,Midokura, a global company focused on network virtualization, today announced the appointment of Thomas Arnold to lead the company’s expansion to Europe. Arnold, based in Munich, Germany, holds the title of Sales […]

Midokura to Sponsor, Exhibit and Present at OpenDaylight Summit 2014

1/30/2014

Startup to Showcase Network Virtualization Solution at Premier OpenDaylight Event SAN FRANCISCO – January 30, 2014 –Midokura, a global company focused on network virtualization, today announced its gold sponsorship and speaking session at the OpenDaylight Summit, held February 4-5 in Santa Clara, CA. Midokura will also be exhibiting at the event and showcasing its highly […]

Midokura Predicts Four IT, Network Virtualization and Software-Defined Networking Trends for 2014

12/12/2013

SAN FRANCISCO – Dec. 12, 2013 –Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced four predictions for the year ahead in IT, network virtualization and software-defined networking (SDN). These predictions are bolstered by already emerging trends in the industry and based on the company’s interactions with customers, partners, analysts and industry experts from […]

Midokura to Host Upcoming Webinar on Network Virtualization

11/12/2013

Network Virtualization Technology Evangelist and VP of Engineering Giuseppe de Candia to Discuss Best Practices for Implementation and Success SAN FRANCISCO – Nov. 12, 2013 –Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced a complimentary upcoming webinar focused on network virtualization. Taking place on November 19th, the webinar will be led by technology […]

Midokura Announces Network Virtualization Certification for Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform

11/5/2013

   MidoNet Provides OpenStack Communities with Viable Network Virtualization Solution   OpenStack Summit Hong Kong – Nov. 5, 2013 -Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced Red Hat certification forMidoNet, a network virtualization solution for theRed Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform. One of the newest technologies to be certified for the Red […]

Midokura to Sponsor, Exhibit and Showcase MidoNet Network Virtualization Solution at OpenStack Summit Hong Kong 2013

10/30/2013

  SAN FRANCISCO – October 30, 2013 –Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced its startup sponsorship for the premier international OpenStack event,OpenStack Summit, held November 5-8 in Hong Kong. Midokura will also be exhibiting at the event and showcasing its innovative network virtualization solution, MidoNet, at booth C9.   OpenStack is […]

New MidoNet Release Extends OpenStack Networking

10/29/2013

 Global Startup Advances Network Virtualization Market; Extends OpenStack Networking Functionality with Seamless Integration with OpenStack Grizzly and Havana SAN FRANCISCO – Oct. 29, 2013 –Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced the latest release of its disruptiveMidoNet technology. In addition to Layer 2 Gateway support, advanced Layer 3 Gateway functionality and other […]

Midokura Appoints Industry Veteran Jim Lenox Vice President of Worldwide Sales

10/24/2013

  Midokura Appoints Industry Veteran Jim Lenox Vice President of Worldwide Sales Appointment Strengthens Executive Team to Keep Pace With Growing Market Demand for MidoNet Network Virtualization Technology SAN FRANCISCO – Oct. 24, 2013 –Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced the appointment of Jim Lenox as Vice President of Worldwide Sales. […]

Midokura Named CRN Emerging Vendor for 2013

8/20/2013

Midokura Named CRN Emerging Vendor for 2013 Midokura’s MidoNet Solution Recognized for Innovative and Channel-Promising Approach to Network Virtualization   SAN FRANCISCO – August 20, 2013 –Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced it has been named a2013 Emerging Technology vendor by UBM Tech Channel’s CRN Magazine. The annual list highlights hot […]

Midokura Selected by AlwaysOn as AlwaysOn Global 250 2013 Winner

7/10/2013

Midokura Selected by AlwaysOn as AlwaysOn Global 250 2013 Winner Midokura Recognized in ‘B2B Infrastructure: Cloud and Infrastructure’ Category   SAN FRANCISCO – July 10, 2013 –Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced its recognition as an AlwaysOn Global 250 2013 winner in the ‘B2B Infrastructure: Cloud and Infrastructure’ category. Winners were […]

Midokura Announces Integration with Apache CloudStack

6/25/2013

Network Virtualization Technology Integration to Allow for more Scalable Routing Functionality, as well as Multi-Tenant L2/ L3 Isolation and NAT Support SANTA CLARA – Apache CloudStack Collaboration Summit – June 25, 2013 –Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced the integration of its flagship MidoNet technology withApache CloudStack. The integration is available […]

Midokura to Sponsor and Exhibit at Red Hat Summit and Apache CloudStack Collaboration Conference

6/10/2013

SAN FRANCISCO – June 10, 2013 -Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, has announced it will sponsor and exhibit at the upcoming Red Hat Summit within the OpenStack Partner Pavilion and sponsor, exhibit and speak at the Apache CloudStack Collaboration Conference. Midokura representatives will be showcasing their MidoNet technology and demonstrating how it […]

Midokura Selected by AlwaysOn as an OnDemand Top 100 Award Winner

5/1/2013

Recognized for Creating New Opportunities in On-Demand Software, Cloud Computing and SaaS   SAN FRANCISCO – May 01, 2013 -Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced that it has been selected by AlwaysOn as one of the OnDemand Top 100 award winners. Inclusion in the OnDemand 100 signifies leadership amongst peers and game-changing […]

Midokura Announces General Availability of Disruptive Network Virtualization Platform

4/16/2013

Global Startup Unveils GA Version of MidoNet, An Overlay-Based Network Virtualization Solution for IaaS PORTLAND, Oregon – OpenStack Summit – April 16, 2013 – Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced the general availability of MidoNet.   MidoNet virtualizes the network stack for cloud platforms, such as OpenStack. First introduced last Fall to the […]

Midokura to Sponsor and Present at Spring 2013 OpenStack Summit

4/9/2013

Network Virtualization Startup to Sponsor, Exhibit and Present at Premier OpenStack Event   SAN FRANCISCO – April 10, 2013 –Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced plans to sponsor, exhibit and present at the OpenStack Summit, held April 15-18 in Portland, Oregon. Midokura executives will present on topics including network virtualization and SDN […]

Network Virtualization Innovator Midokura Secures $17.3 Million in Series A Funding

4/2/2013

Innovation Network Corporation of Japan Leads Round, New CEO and Chairman of the Board Also Announced SAN FRANCISCO – April 2, 2013 – Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced it has raised $17.3M in Series A funding. The investment will be used toward furthering Midokura’s vision, product innovation and go-to-market strategy. […]

Midokura to Present on Network Virtualization at UP Cloud Computing Conference

12/5/2012

 SAN FRANCISCO, CA – December 5, 2012 – Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced its participation at the UP 2012 Cloud Computing Conference, held on December 12, in San Francisco. Midokura will present on the trending topic of network virtualization. The UP Cloud Computing Conference is one of the largest and […]

Midokura Predicts IT, Network Virtualization and SDN Trends for 2013

12/4/2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Midokura Predicts IT, Network Virtualization and SDN Trends for 2013  Trends in Self-Service IT and SDN Define the Year Ahead and Drive Major Acquisitions SAN FRANCISCO, CA – December 4, 2012 – Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced predictions for the year ahead in IT, network virtualization and […]

Midokura to Present on Network Virtualization at CloudStack Collaboration Conference

11/27/2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Midokura to Present on Network Virtualization at CloudStack Collaboration Conference Network Virtualization Startup Presenting at Premier CloudStack Event SAN FRANCISCO, CA – November 26, 2012 – Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced its participation at the CloudStack Collaboration Conference, held November 30 through December 2, 2012, in Las […]

Midokura Enters the Market with Disruptive Approach to Network Virtualization

10/15/2012

Global Company Introduces MidoNet, Complete Overlay Network Virtualization Solution for IaaS SAN DIEGO – OpenStack Summit – October 15, 2011 – Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, officially entered the U.S. market today. The company also introduced MidoNet, a distributed, de-centralized, multi-layer software defined virtual network solution specifically designed for Infrastructure as a […]

Midokura to Sponsor and Present at OpenStack Summit San Diego 2012

10/11/2012

Network Virtualization Startup Midokura to Sponsor and Present at Premier OpenStack Event SAN FRANCISCO, CA – October 11, 2012 – Midokura, a global startup focused on network virtualization, today announced its participation and sponsorship at the OpenStack Summit, held October 15-18 in San Diego. Key Midokura executives are set to participate as speakers and panelists […]

Midokura Raises ¥113 Million in Seed Funding Round from Bit-Isle, NTT-IP and 1st Holdings

4/13/2011

Midokura announced that it has raised ¥113 million Japanese yen ($1.3 million USD as of April 13, 2011) in a seed-funding round.