Tag Archives: open ethernet

Open MLAG: The Road to the Open Ethernet Switch System

Making another step towards enabling a world of truly open Ethernet switches, Mellanox recently became the first vendor to release as open source,  implementation of Multi Chassis Link Aggregation Group, or as it is more commonly known – MLAG. Mellanox is involved and contributes to other open source projects, such as OpenStack, ONIE, Puppet and […]

The Train Has Left the Station, Open Ethernet is Happening

Authored by:   Amit Katz – Sr. Director, Product Management Customers are tired of paying huge sums of money for Ethernet switches for no good reason. At some point, OpenFlow seemed like the way to change the networking world, but various factors such as overlay networks, changing market interests, and other unforeseen developments, it is hard […]

Driving Innovation with OpenEthernet

Authored by: Amir Sheffer, Sr. Product Manager For years, data center Ethernet switching equipment has been based on closed, proprietary vendor implementation, providing very limited flexibility for the user. The progress made in open source applications and software can be leveraged in Ethernet switches to create a new generation of open, flexible and customizable solutions.   […]