Orchestrating Brocade vCPE and Metaswitch SBC VNFs on VMware Using Cloudify
See how Cloudify was used to orchestrate the deployment of multiple complex VNFs. Meet us at Mobile World Congress!
Migrating Your VMware to Azure – Challenges and Tools
Learn how to migrate your VMware environments to Azure using the right tools and understanding the challenges.
Cloudify Brings Open NFV Orchestration to VMworld
Cloudify is talking NFV Open Source, Open Standards orchestration at VMworld – meet us in Pod B at the New Innovator Pavilion for demos.
Cloud-Native VNFs VoLTE Demo – vIMS & vEPC on VMware vCloud with Group Scale
Many existing network functions have only recently undergone the transition from being physical appliances to being delivered virtually, which was a revolution unto itself. That transition required mostly performance optimization to accommodate the additional I/O overhead of the hypervisor and some configuration changes to accommodate the fact that VMs can be more dynamic in nature. […]
VMware and Athonet Demo the Fastest Deployment of a Virtualized LTE Mobile Packet Core and VoLTE Service with Cloudify
At Interop Tokyo on June 8th, the team at VMware, under the management of Vanessa Little, demonstrated the deployment of an Athonet’s vEPC and vIMS VNFs on VMware vCloud Director with Cloudify’s orchestration framework. The demo blew away the judges and won the Interop Tokyo “Best of Show” award! Learn TOSCA and NFV – […]
Deploying A Death Star In The Cloud
As Star Wars: The Force Awakens takes over the news, with everybody making Star Wars related images, videos, memes, and more, we wanted to bring a DevOps touch to the fun. We poke just a bit of fun at a few of our favorite IaaS clouds: OpenStack, VMware, and AWS. Let us know […]
The Disruption Cycle – A Dime a Dozen.
Before the dust even settled around the whopping Dell/EMC deal, another bombshell was dropped with the Red Hat acquisition of Ansible over the weekend. While I was still processing my thoughts on what I think the Dell deal means for the enterprise IT industry – I had to make an abrupt about-face and […]
White-Labeling Cloudify for VMware vCloud Air
We are very clear on what Cloudify is here at GigaSpaces – Cloudify is a pure-play, TOSCA-based cloud orchestration engine. It wasn’t originally designed to provide Orchestration-as-a-Service. However, working with VMWare the past several months on their vCloud Air Blueprinting Service, we have seen just how perfectly Cloudify fits into vCA and offers itself […]
How Cloudify Runs on vCloud Air with Zero Footprint
We recently announced Cloudify’s new Orchestration-as-a-Service offering jointly built with VMware, named the vCloud® Air™ Blueprinting Service. In order to create this service, the team was required to add some new functionality, while at the same time cut certain capabilities based on the use case – more about that in an upcoming post. One […]
How We Created Cloudify as a Service for VMware
Cloudify as a Service for vCloud Air Cloudify is the only open source orchestration platform that delivers native support for the VMware stack, including vSphere, vCloud (vCA, vCD) and VMware Integrated OpenStack. This week marks an important milestone as we introduced the vCloud® Air™ Blueprinting Service developed jointly by VMware and Cloudify. This new […]
Creating a scalable blueprinting service using Cloudify
Recently I was asked to design a SaaS offering with a major partner that will feature TOSCA orchestration for applications. Cloudify version 3 was already out with significant features and design tenets that made it extremely easy to extend and embed; enabling it to be commonly used to application orchestration on various clouds […]
Cloudify Does VMworld 2015 – Pure-Play VMware Orchestration
Ah, VMworld. A place for IT pros and thought leaders to come together and talk virtualization and cloud technology. This year, the name of the game is “Ready for Any,” showcasing the VMware ecosystem for fast and secure architectures and unified hybrid cloud that lets users “innovate like a startup and execute like an […]