Congratulations to every for getting Solaris 11 Express out! With this release come a lot of networking improvements and features, including the following:
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- Network Virtualization and Resource Management (Crossbow) with VNICs and flows
- New IP administrative interface (ipadm)
- IPMP rearchitecture
- IP observability and data link statistics (dlstat)
- Link protection when a data link is given to a guest VM
- Layer 2 bridging
- More device types supported by dladm, including WiFi
- Network Automagic for automatic network selection on desktops
- Improved socket interface for better performance
More to follow in the future!