Press Releases

Midokura Achieves Certification with Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 8

June 28, 2016

RED HAT SUMMIT, SAN FRANCISCO – June 28, 2016 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced its Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM) network virtualization technology has achieved certification with Red Hat OpenStack Platform 8. Now, users can leverage the power of MEM with the latest release from Red Hat, designed to support the OpenStack community “Liberty” release. [...read more]

Midokura Partners with Mirantis to Integrate with Mirantis OpenStack 8.0 and Fuel

June 21, 2016

DOCKERCON 2016, SEATTLE – June 21, 2016 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced its integration with Mirantis OpenStack 8.0 and Fuel, offering joint customers an integrated solution for rapid OpenStack and Fuel deployments. What’s more, Midokura has formally joined the Mirantis Unlocked Partner Program. [...read more]

Network Virtualization Pioneer Midokura to Participate in Leading Technology Industry Events in June

June 15, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO – June 15, 2016 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced it will sponsor, exhibit its award-winning technology and present sessions at several leading industry events this month, including DockerCon, Red Hat Summit, StackWorld and a roundtable hosted by the Telecom Council of Silicon Valley. [...read more]

Network Virtualization Market Leader Midokura Announces $20M in Series B Financing

June 8, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO – June 8, 2016 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced $20.4 million in Series B funding in response to continued demand for its award-winning network virtualization technology Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM). [...read more]

Midokura’s Network Virtualization Technology Identified as Third-Party Network Driver of Choice for Large Scale OpenStack Clouds in Production

June 1, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO – June 1, 2016 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced that its award-winning Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM) technology is the #1 third-party Neutron plugin of choice for large-scale OpenStack Clouds with more than 1,000 cores, according to the latest OpenStack User Survey. As Project Neutron has matured with 89 percent adoption rates, the ranking shows significant momentum following Midokura’s November 2014 decision to open source the core code behind its MidoNet technology. [...read more]

Germany’s SysEleven Selects Midokura for Network Virtualization

April 25, 2016

Managed Hosting and Public Cloud Provider Leverages Midokura to Meet Strict New Data Sovereignty and IT Security Government Requirements AUSTIN, TEXAS – OPENSTACK SUMMIT 2016 – April 25, 2016 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced that Berlin-based managed hosting and public cloud provider SysEleven has selected its award-winning Midokura Enterprise [...read more]

Midokura’s Network Virtualization Technology Now Available as Value Added Enhancement to the Dell Red Hat OpenStack Cloud Solution

April 20, 2016

Dell Solution with Midokura Enables Agile, Open-Source Network Virtualization with Dell Open Switches SAN FRANCISCO – April 20, 2016 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced that Dell is offering the open-source Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM) as an optional performance accelerator for the Dell Red Hat OpenStack Cloud Solution, the on-premise cloud [...read more]

Midokura Takes OpenStack Summit Austin 2016 by Storm

April 19, 2016

Event Sponsor to Showcase Its Award-Winning Network Virtualization Technology and Participate in 18 Conference Sessions SAN FRANCISCO – April 19, 2016 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced its Startup sponsorship of the OpenStack Summit, held April 25-29, 2016, in Austin, Texas. The company plans to participate in 18 sessions and [...read more]

Midokura to Present at Leading Open Source Industry Events in March

March 10, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO – March 10, 2016 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced it will present at Great Wide Open, held March 16-17, 2016, in Atlanta, and at the Open Networking Summit, held March 14-17, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The sessions will cover network virtualization and operating OpenStack on a budget, respectivel [...read more]

Midokura Receives Industry Recognition for Technology Innovation and Impact on Business

March 2, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO – Mar. 2, 2016 – Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced its win for the Tech Trailblazers Awards in the Virtualization category and its inclusion on the prestigious CRN Data Center 100 list as one of the top 20 Virtualization Vendors. These industry accolades recognize Midokura for its strong technology innovation and significant impact on business. [...read more]

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]