Inocybe + Kubernetes (by Patrick Laurin)

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Kubernetes is an amazing tool to manage clusters of docker containers. It has been so widely utilized, that it should come as no surprise that the “mothership” itself, Docker Inc., has even adopted the tool. Inocybe first embraced Kubernetes more than a year ago to help run it’s Open Networking Platform. Kubernetes helps accelerate and simplify the delivery […]

OpenDaylight Nitrogen Release: It’s All About The Apache Karaf Upgrade (by Ryan Goulding)

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With the release of Nitrogen, OpenDaylight continues to solidify itself as the de facto open networking controller standard.  Although the release contains widespread enhancements and improvements,  the main focus of the OpenDaylight Nitrogen release is the major version upgrade of the underlying Apache Karaf container from 3.0.8 to 4.0.9.  Among other functions, Apache Karaf is […]

The OpenDaylight Cookbook is Now Available

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The OpenDaylight Cookbook is now available! With over 90 recipes, this eBook provides readers the critical skills needed to deploy & manage OpenDaylight-based solutions. Authors:  Mathieu Lemay (Inocybe Technologies), Alexis de Talhouet (Bell), Yrineu Rodrigues (Serro) Jamie Goodyear (Savoir Technologies), Rashmi Pujar (Bell) and Mohamed El-Serngawy (Kontron). The OpenDaylight Cookbook can be purchased through the following two sources: Packt Publishing: https://www.packtpub.com/virtualization-and-cloud/opendaylight-cookbook Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/OpenDaylight-Cookbook-Mathieu-Lemay-ebook/dp/B01JS2KVTK Book Description OpenDaylight is an […]

OpenDaylight Carbon Release: Enhanced Stability, Security and Network Programmability (by Ryan Goulding)

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End users can rest assured that the early days of OpenDaylight releases that were jam-packed with tens-to-hundreds of new under-supported features are far gone. The latest release, Carbon, showcases the maturity and production-grade quality that Platform users have come to expect. Carbon provides significant improvements to security, stability and network programmability. A driving goal for […]

New Network Infrastructure Makes Cities Smarter (Government of Canada, Networks of Centres of Excellence of Canada)

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New network infrastructure designed to create smart cities is poised to open the door for dramatic improvements in the efficiency, cost and variety of municipal programs and services. Unlike the traditional approach, where service providers build their own infrastructure for each business or residential client, open programmable smart city infrastructure controlled by software defined networking […]

An Interview with OpenDaylight’s Alexis de Talhouët (_TheInitialCommit)

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What project or projects do you maintain and what was your motivation for creating those projects and releasing them as open source software? I work mostly on the OpenDaylight project, maintaining many sub-projects it has, with a high amount of focus on the core projects. OpenDaylight is a framework providing tools to build software-defined networking […]

Thoughts on Broadcom Acquisition of Brocade

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Written by Andy Salo, COO of Inocybe Technologies Congratulations to the employees and shareholders of Brocade. An acquisition price of $5.9 Billion by Broadcom that includes $400 Million of Brocade debt is a 47% premium to their most recent stock price.  It certainly seems like an offer the management team couldn’t refuse. What is perhaps […]

OpenDaylight Development Environment in 5 minutes (by Icaro Camelo)

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Originally posted on Icaro Camelo’s Blog. In order to create an OpenDaylight development environment in 5 minutes, the easiest way to have it up and running is using Vagrant. Vagrant creates and configures lightweight, reproducible, and portable development environments. In this case you need to have the following softwares pre-installed: git 2+ virtualbox 5+ Vagrant 1.8+ To begin the […]

OpenDaylight Summit 2016: Here come the… Drones?

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Originally posted as a guest blog on OpenDaylight.org by Maddison Long, Marketing Director at Inocybe Technologies. If you are still on the fence about coming to the OpenDaylight Summit in Seattle this September, now is the time to convince your boss and book your travel. Last year’s conference was a huge success, and this year’s event promises […]