SOURCE: Midokura


June 15, 2016 09:00 ET

Network Virtualization Pioneer Midokura to Participate in Leading Technology Industry Events in June

Midokura to Sponsor, Exhibit and Present at DockerCon, Red Hat Summit, StackWorld and Telecom Council Silicon Valley Roundtable

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 15, 2016) - Midokura, the global innovator in software network virtualization, today announced it will sponsor, exhibit its award-winning technology and present sessions at several leading industry events this month, including DockerCon, Red Hat Summit, StackWorld and a roundtable hosted by the Telecom Council of Silicon Valley.

** Where to Find Midokura: Details-At-a-Glance **

DockerCon: Sponsorship & Exhibit

  • When: Monday, June 21 - Tuesday, June 22, 2016
  • Where: Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA
  • Summary: As a Silver Sponsor, Midokura will demonstrate its open source MidoNet technology and its integration with Docker at booth S21.
  • About the event: DockerCon is the community and industry event for makers and operators of next-generation distributed applications built with containers. For more details on the event, visit:

Telecom Council Silicon Valley Roundtable: "Distributed Cloud & Mobile Edge Computing"

  • When: Friday, June 24, 2016, 12:00 - 2:00 pm PT
  • Where: Oracle Conference Center, Redwood City, CA
  • Participants: Susan Wu, Director of Technical Marketing for Midokura; joined by executives from Intel, AT&T, Nokia and Ericsson; moderated by Jon Metzler, President of Blue Field Strategies
  • Summary: This roundtable panel discussion will focus on Mobile Edge Computing or Distributed Cloud, the idea of pushing cloud computing power out to the edge of the network, with Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) and Software Defined Networking (SDN) as powerful enablers.
  • About the event: The Telecom Council Silicon Valley's monthly roundtables gather leading decision makers to examine and discuss advances, needs, technologies, trends and policies that are affecting their businesses. For more details and to register, visit:

StackWorld: "Contain the Chaos of OpenStack Clouds" Presentation

  • When: Monday, June 27, 2016, 2:25 - 2:40 p.m. PT
  • Where: Hotel Kabuki, San Francisco, CA
  • Presenter: Cynthia Thomas, Systems Engineer, Midokura
  • Summary: This session will provide an introduction to the open source cloud operating system OpenStack, how this technology has evolved to enable container workloads and its promising implications for the network.
  • About the event: StackWorld gathers executives and DevOps engineers to share the technology stacks they use and discover new tech stack options, from coding languages to DevOps and Cloud technologies. For more details and to register, visit:

Red Hat Summit: Sponsorship & Exhibit

  • When: Monday, June 27 - Thursday, June 30, 2016
  • Where: Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA
  • Summary: As a General Sponsor, Midokura will demonstrate Midokura Enterprise MidoNet (MEM) 5.0 and its integration with Red Hat OpenStack Platform 8 at booth 118.
  • About the event: Red Hat Summit is the premier open source technology event to showcase the latest and greatest in cloud computing, platform, virtualization, middleware, storage and systems management technologies. For more details and to register, visit:

MEM is a production-ready, enterprise-grade network virtualization solution designed for Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) clouds. Midokura also offers an open source version of the core MidoNet technology, which is quickly gaining in popularity among organizations of all sizes in more 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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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 and the Kuryr Project.

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

Contact Information

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