For customers using hypervisors that don’t support EVB, HyperLink is an alternative method of making the switch aware of virtual switches inside servers. It uses the published API toolkits from the primary hypervisor suppliers and talks to them directly to find out the same VLAN information and apply it.
 “Automation at the network level helps customers reduce costs and manual errors in the data center,” said Arpit Joshipura, chief marketing officer at Force10. “Open Automation 2.0 and the DevExchange demonstrates Force10’s ongoing commitment to enabling higher levels of automation in network management for our customers.”