I have been talking to you about it for several months, and am thrilled to tell you that it is now available… RTM for the Cisco Nexus 1000V for Microsoft Hyper-V was announced at Microsoft TechEd North America today. Here is the complete announcement from the Cisco Nexus 1000V Product Management Team –M
Cisco Cloud Networking and Services Platform team is excited to announce the availability of Cisco Nexus 1000V for Microsoft Hyper-V as a part of our hypervisor-agnostic cloud networking strategy. This represents a major milestone for the Nexus 1000V platform which already has more than 7000 customers.
We are also shipping Virtual Services Gateway (VSG) and Virtual Network Management Center ( VNMC) for Hyper-V. With this introduction, enterprise and cloud provider customers will be able to extend Nexus experience to Hyper-V virtual environments. Learn More
Cisco Nexus 1000V for Microsoft Hyper-V Solution Highlights
Note: Nexus 1000V feature-set will be consistent across all hypervisors
Pricing and Orderability
Nexus1000V pricing is consistent across hypervisors. Nexus 1000V for Microsoft Hyper-V is available in two editions:
· Essential edition is available at no-cost
· Advanced edition (includes VSG for Hyper-V) is available at $695/CPU
We are also planning for a joint Cisco/Microsoft webinar during the week of June 17th. Please look out for the calendar invites.
· Cisco Nexus 1000V for Hyper-V internal field portal:
· Cisco Nexus 1000V for Hyper-V external cisco.com page:
· Cisco Nexus 1000V Public Community:
· Cisco-Microsoft partnership page: