Open vSwitch

Looking Ahead as Open vSwitch Hits Its First Decade


Earlier this year, Open vSwitch received the 2018 Software Systems Award at the Association for Computing Machinery’s (ACM) annual Symposium on SDN Research (SOSR) in Los Angeles. The award recognizes a software system that’s been instrumental to SDN research. As the co-originator of Open vSwitch, I was honored to receive the award with my colleague Read more...
AWS Greengrass

Easier IoT with AWS Greengrass and Ansible


VMware helps its customers build and release new IoT products and solutions. In most situations, it’s a challenge to automate the configuration and rollout of IoT solutions, simply due to the scale and variety of systems involved. The AWS Greengrass service from Amazon supports management of IoT devices and provides a UI for interacting with Read more...
blockchain and open source

Blockchain and Open Source Are Natural Partners


As a research lead in VMware’s R&D Center in Beijing, my primary role is to incubate new solutions based on emerging technologies. One of the technologies we’re interested in presently is blockchain, which we believe has great potential to solve existing business problems in powerful new ways. In our research, my group has been looking Read more...