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Press Release -- May 13th, 2015
Source: Juniper Networks

MEDIA ADVISORY: Juniper Networks Demonstrates Leadership in NFV, SDN and Cloud Networking at OpenStack Summit Vancouver 2015



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SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Juniper Networks (NASDAQ:JNPR, news, filings), the industry leader in network innovation, today released details regarding its upcoming participation at the OpenStack Summit Vancouver, an annual conference for developers, users, and administrators of OpenStack Cloud Software.

At the conference, Juniper will participate in multiple sessions including discussions on hybrid clouds, network functions virtualization (NFV) and multi-tenant clouds for software as-a-service (SaaS) applications. Additionally, Juniper will have a demo table located in the sponsor exhibit hall in booth T3, as well as Contrail demos in partner booths, including theUbuntu supported by Canonical booth P3 and Mirantis booth P7. Adding to the content onsite at the show, Juniper will also host an OpenContrail user group meeting at the Pan Pacific Vancouver Hotel.

Session Highlights:

Deploying a Hybrid Cloud with OpenStack: Dynamic Service Automation
Speaker: Jennifer Lin, senior director, product management, Juniper Networks
Co-presenter: John Zannos, vice president of cloud channels and alliances, Canonical
When: Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 9 – 9:40 a.m. PT
Where: Room 121/122
Details: Guidance on how to overcome challenges when deploying hybrid clouds. Best practices gleaned from customer use cases to easily interconnect OpenStack-based private cloud with public cloud environments.

Delivering an End-to-End Automated and Carrier-class NFV Use Case
Speaker: Jennifer Lin, senior director, product management, Juniper Networks
Co-presenter: Ichiro Fukuda, chief architect, infrastructure, NTT Innovation Institute
When: Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 1:50 – 2:30 p.m. PT
Where: Room 110
Details: Presentation will review how NTT implemented one of the industry’s first fully automated managed services offerings using OpenStack and other key open-source technologies. Lin and Fukuda will discuss the main features and benefits of the solution, covering both business and technical aspects.

Building a Secure Multi-tenant Cloud for SaaS Applications Session: Challenges and Lessons Learned
Speaker: Jennifer Lin, senior director, product management, Juniper Networks
Co-presenter(s): Lachlan Evenson, lead operations engineer, CloudOps, Lithium Technologies; Steven Hallett, vice president, cloud infrastructure engineering, Symantec; and Edgar Magana, cloud operations architect, Workday
When: Thursday, May 21, 2015, 3:10 – 3:50 p.m. PT
Where: Room 114/115
Details: For those looking to build their own secure multi-tenant OpenStack-enabled cloud, this panel offers perspective on key mistakes and pitfalls to avoid and best practices to consider from those who have already deployed OpenStack virtual private clouds.

NFV – VNFs and Juniper’s Contrail with Ubuntu OpenStack
Speaker: Jennifer Lin, senior director, product management, Juniper Networks
Co-presenter: John Zannos, vice president of cloud channels and alliances, Canonical
When: Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 2:40 – 3:20 p.m. PT
Where: Room 208/209
Details: With more telco OpenStack deployments on Ubuntu than any other platform, Canonical leads the design and support of the leading NFV OpenStack clouds globally. This presentation will demonstrate the real-time integration of NFV in a cloud environment, based on award-winning work done in partnership with Juniper Networks.

External Presentation Session: OpenContrail User Group Meeting
Speaker: Pedro Marques, software architect, Juniper Networks
When: Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PT
Where: Pan Pacific Vancouver
Details: Free user meeting will facilitate networking with fellow developers/users of OpenContrail. Includes presentations on the design of particular cloud deployments from select OpenContrail Project Adopters. Register for the event at

Technology Demonstrations at Juniper Networks Marketplace Booth T3

Juniper will showcase several open source and software defined networking (SDN) technology demonstrations, including:

  • OpenStack and SDN at scale with OpenContrail
  • OpenContrail’s open-standard-based integration with multi-vendor top-of-rack switching and routing
  • Supporting heterogeneous hypervisor, container, and bare-metal environments using OpenContrail
  • OpenStack’s load balancing as a service (LBaaS) implemented with OpenContrail
  • Deploying Mirantis OpenStack and Juniper Contrail Networking with Mirantis Fuel
  • Easily deploying Ubuntu OpenStack and Juniper Contrail Networking with Juju Charms

Executive Briefings:

Jennifer Lin and other Juniper executives will be available for press interviews during the conference. Please contact Darlene Gannon ( with any requests.

About Juniper Networks

Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) delivers innovation across routing, switching and security. Juniper Networks’ innovations in software, silicon and systems transform the experience and economics of networking. Additional information can be found at Juniper Networks ( or connect with Juniper on Twitter and Facebook.

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Media Relations:
Juniper Networks
Darlene Gannon, 408-936-8472

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