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Experimenting with Socketplane for Docker

Current docker network functionality is limited. There is no support for openvswitch, tunneling, multiple networks among others. There are solutions like pipework, socketplane, weave, flannel from third party vendors providing advanced network functionality for...

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VMware vCloud Air and Google Cloud Platform Services

Recently, VMware and Google entered into a partnership, that will allow certain Google Cloud Platform services to be available via VMware vCloud Air. Initially, the following Google Cloud Platform services will be provided: Google...

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How to use OpenVswitch with Docker

It is a known fact, that Docker uses linux bridge for container networking, by default. When docker daemon starts, it creates a linux bridge named docker0, and assigns an IP address from the following...

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What is an OpenStack Distribution ?

OpenStack distribution (or distro for short), is typically a product offering, which makes it easy to setup and use OpenStack. While one can download the various pieces of OpenStack cloud management software, and deploy...

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What is Vagrant ?

Vagrant is a tool for providing repeatable work environments running on VirtualBox, KVM, OpenStack, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Softlayer, Rackspace among others. The most common use case is to create a virtual machine (VM)...

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Understanding Hybrid Cloud

Hybrid Cloud has gained significant mindshare among the enterprise customers. Almost all major cloud vendors are providing hybrid cloud solutions today. Let’s understand the basics of hybrid cloud, and the technologies that make it...