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October 01, 2015 09:03 ET

Midokura to Present on Network Virtualization and Open Source at Upcoming Global Industry Events

Mike Ford, Adam Johnson, Duarte Nunes & Guillermo Ontañón to Lead Sessions at Silicon Valley Code Camp, CloudOpen Europe and LinuxCon Europe

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 1, 2015) - Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced it will present multiple sessions at Silicon Valley Code Camp, taking place October 3-4, 2015, in San Jose, Calif., and at CloudOpen Europe and LinuxCon Europe, held conjointly on October 5-7, 2015, in Dublin, Ireland.

** Silicon Valley Code Camp Session Details-at-a-Glance **

What: "Building Open Source with Open Source"
When: Saturday, October 3, 2015, at 5:00 pm PDT
Where: Evergreen Valley College, San Jose, CA
Who: Mike Ford, Director of Technical Services and Support, Midokura
Summary: This session explores how leading open source technologies can be used as building blocks to design distributed systems from scratch, and also for building monitoring tools to provide virtual network visibility.

To learn more and to register for Silicon Valley Code Camp, visit:

** CloudOpen & LinuxCon Europe Session Details-at-a-Glance **

What: "Building Open Source Networking with Open Source"
When: Tuesday, October 6, 2015, at 11:30 am IST
Where: Liffey Meeting 3, The Convention Centre Dublin (CCD), Dublin, Ireland
Who: Adam Johnson, VP of Business, Midokura
Summary: This session will explore how the founders of Midokura, who previously built distributed systems at and Google, are applying open source technologies like Zookeeper and Cassandra to design distributed network virtualization systems, and big data analytics tools like ELK stack to provide visibility into the virtual networks.

What: "Challenges in Distributed SDN"
When: Tuesday, October 6, 2015, at 3:00 pm IST
Where: Liffey Hall 2, The Convention Centre Dublin (CCD), Dublin, Ireland
Who: Duarte Nunes and Guillermo Ontañón, Software Engineers, Midokura
Summary: This session will cover the challenges of scalability that come with cloud-scale, distributed virtual software-defined networking (SDN) solutions, the tradeoffs involved, and how these issues are solved with Midokura's MidoNet technology, an open source network virtualization solution.

To learn more and to register for CloudOpen Europe, visit: To learn more and to register for LinuxCon Europe, visit:

Connect with Midokura
To schedule a private meeting with Midokura at Silicon Valley Code Camp or CloudOpen and LinuxCon Europe, please contact Follow the company on Twitter: @midokura

Midokura's flagship product, Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM), is a network virtualization platform aimed at enterprises. The technology provides a software layer directly within existing physical network hardware, turning physical machines into a virtual platform that can scale to hundreds of thousands of virtual ports. Midokura also offers an open source version of its core MidoNet technology, which is quickly gaining in popularity across the world by organizations of all sizes.

To learn more about MEM and to register for a free trial, please visit: To learn more about open source MidoNet, visit:

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About Midokura
Founded in 2010, Midokura was an early global leader in network virtualization. The company's pedigree includes Amazon, Cisco, Google and VMware. With its Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM) solution, Midokura offers the industry a complete overlay technology that integrates with cloud platforms, such as OpenStack. Now gaining awareness in 122+ countries, the source code for MidoNet is freely available at MidoNet delivers the first truly open, vendor-agnostic network virtualization solution available to the OpenStack community. Midokura is a contributing member of the OpenStack Networking (Neutron) Project, Open Platform for NFV Project and the Open Container Initiative.

Midokura has offices in San Francisco, Tokyo and Barcelona, and is on the web at Follow us on Twitter: @midokura

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