Video: Basic introduction to Network Virtualization, Nicira, and VMware

Filed in SDN, Video, VMware by on October 25, 2012 1 Comment

This video is a snippet from a presentation I made which includes a quick and very basic introduction to Network Virtualization; virtual Layer 2; why VMware acquired Nicira; and how this changes the way we can design and deploy data center networks.



About the Author ()

Brad Hedlund (CCIE Emeritus #5530) is an Engineering Architect in the CTO office of VMware’s Networking and Security Business Unit (NSBU). Brad’s background in data center networking begins in the mid-1990s with a variety of experience in roles such as IT customer, value added reseller, and vendor, including Cisco and Dell. Brad also writes at the VMware corporate networking virtualization blog at

Comments (1)

Trackback URL | Comments RSS Feed

  1. Hi Brad, is the complete presentation available somewhere? Thanks for your blog btw I think its very informational on a hot topic, hope you get a chance to still post after joining VMware.
    Cheers, Benjamin

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *