Juniper Brings In Linux for MX Router Virtualization

Juniper is updating its MX edge router family with two new large scale hardware platforms and new virtualization software capabilities.

The JunosV App engine further enhances the MX routers with a Linux powered KVM virtual hypervisor. Marcellin noted that Juniper is using CentOS as the Linux base. CentOS is a clone of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

The JunosV App engine is a hypervisor that enables service providers to run applications such as load balancing and security services at the edge of network

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