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On “VMware’s SDN Dilemma: VXLAN or Nicira?”

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On “VMware’s SDN Dilemma: VXLAN or Nicira?”

Some commentary on a blog published by Networking Computing titled “VMware’s SDN Dilemma: VXLAN or Nicira?” VMware has a technology problem: it’s backing two competing standards for overlay networks: Nicira’s STT and the IETF draft standard VXLAN Nonsense.  As of right now, STT tunneling provides the best performance for network virtualization (wire speed).  If and […]

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