SOURCE: Midokura


October 14, 2015 09:03 ET

Midokura to Host MidoDay Tokyo and Present at Ceph Day Tokyo

MidoDay Attendees to Advance Knowledge of the Popular Open Source Network Virtualization Technology at First Event Dedicated to the MidoNet Community; Sandro Mathys to Present on Software Defined Everything at Ceph Day

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 14, 2015) - Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced it will host the first-ever MidoDay Tokyo 2015 on October 26. The event is taking place the day before OpenStack Summit Tokyo, where Midokura will also exhibit and present. MidoDay Tokyo 2015 will include several technology and educational sessions for the open source MidoNet community.

Additionally, Sandro Mathys, MidoNet Community Manager, will present at Ceph Day Tokyo, held on October 22, 2015. In the session titled, "Walk Through a Software Defined Everything PoC," Sandro and a Red Hat executive will discuss how to integrate OpenStack, MidoNet and Ceph to achieve high-availability and scale-out capabilities for OpenStack clouds.

** MidoDay Tokyo 2015 Agenda Details-at-a-Glance **

When: Monday, October 26, 2015, 9:00 am - 7:00 pm JST
Where: ARK Mori Building 31F at ARK Hills, 1-12-32 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

At the first-ever MidoDay, attendees will learn the ins and outs of the popular MidoNet open source network virtualization technology and network with fellow MidoNet operators and developers. Attendees will hear about the current state of MidoNet, discuss what's to come in the product, hear case studies and more. For beginners, there will also be a half-day hands-on training with our experts.

Highlighted presentations include:

  • 10:00am: Keynote: A Brief History of MidoNet - Dan Mihai Dumitriu (Midokura)
  • 10:30am: MidoNet Vision & Roadmap - JF Joly (Midokura)
  • 11:00am: Our journey to OpenStack with MidoNet - Cody Herriges (Puppet Labs)
  • 11:30am: Walk Through a Software Defined Everything PoC (feat. MidoNet & Ceph) - Chris Janiszewski (Red Hat)
  • 1:30pm: Puppet, and Fuel, and Juju, and RDO Manager! Oh, my! - Toni Segura & Carmela Rubinos (Midokura)
  • 2:00pm: Container Orchestration Integration: OpenStack Kuryr & Apache Mesos - Taku Fukushima (Midokura)
  • 2:30pm: Operations Experience - Samir Ibradzic (Midokura)
  • 3:00pm: Testing MidoNet - Tomoe Sugihara (Midokura)
  • 4:00pm: Technical Deep Dive into MidoNet - Pino de Candia (Midokura)
  • 5:00pm: Troubleshooting MidoNet - Mike Ford (Midokura)
  • 5:30pm: MidoNet Community - Sandro Mathys (Midokura)

For more information and to register for MidoDay Tokyo 2015, visit:

**Ceph Day Tokyo Session Details-at-a-Glance**

What: "Walk Through a Software Defined Everything PoC"
When: Thursday, October 22, 2015, 9:45 - 10:30 a.m. JST
Where: CyberAgent Headquarters, Shibuya Mark City West 17F 1-12-1, Dogenzaka Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan
Who: Sandro Mathys, Community Manager, Midokura and Chris Janiszewski, OpenStack Architect, Red Hat

For more information on Ceph Day Tokyo and to register, visit:

Midokura's flagship product, Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM), is a network virtualization platform aimed at enterprises. It also offers an open source version of the core MidoNet technology, which is quickly gaining in popularity among organizations of all sizes in more than 120 countries. To learn more about MEM and to register for a free trial, visit: To learn more about open source MidoNet, go to:

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To schedule a private meeting with Midokura at MidoDay or Ceph Day Tokyo, contact Follow the company on Twitter: @midokura.

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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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