Barefoot Networks Steps Into the White Box Market
The growth of the P4 community is aiding Barefoot Networks.
Cisco Throws Yet Another Punch at Arista
At Cisco's request, the US Customs agency revoked its own prior ruling...
Longshot Arris-Brocade Theory Still Lives
Reuters reports that the deal could be worth as much as $1B.
Ekholm Takes Helm of Ericsson, Frykhammer Will Serve as an Advisor
The Cisco-Ericsson partnership is one bright spot for Ekholm.
SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup — January 13, 2017
Ericsson does CloudRAN R&D with China Mobile; Korean operator rolls...
Amdocs Will Contribute Modules to OpenECOMP
The Linux Foundation's new moniker for the project is OpenECOMP.
Mobile Edge Computing Creates ‘Tiny Data Centers’ at the Edge
Vendors jump on MEC, and ETSI creates a working group.
Juniper's OpenContrail Is a Hit With OpenStack, Mirantis Says
When OVS won't do, customers are turning to Contrail, Mirantis says.
DT Does IoT with Roambee & Invests $3.1M in the Startup
Roambee switched from AWS to DT’s Open Telekom Cloud.
SK Telecom to Invest $9B for IoT and 5G
New technologies like artificial intelligence and autonomous vehicles...
Viptela Snags Former Cisco & VCE Exec Praveen Akkiraju as CEO
Viptela hosts 90% of its SD-WAN customers out of AWS.
Cloud-Storage Startup Panzura Raises $32M
Like Nasuni and Ctera, the startup is rethinking storage for the hybrid...
ETSI Delves Into Making Data More Relevant & Valuable
The group will act as a clearinghouse for data that is relevant to the...
Verizon Uses SD-WAN Monitoring Software from SevOne
Paradox: SD-WAN makes some things simpler, but others more complicated.
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The Rise of 5G Will Transform Mobile Edge Computing and the User Experience
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NFV Popularity Makes MANO a Higher Priority
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Computing Moves to the Network Edge of the Cloud
While cloud computing represents a significant advance, it's really the network edge computing phenomenon that will transform the digital end user...
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Managing and Securing the WAN is a Struggle for Companies
The branch network and WAN remain a challenge for most enterprise IT teams.
Plotting a VNF Evolution for the SD-WAN Industry
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The server is the core building block of the NFV infrastructure.