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SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup — May 26, 2017
Red Hat acquires cloud-native tool provider; Ericsson demonstrates 5G...
Tanium Raises $100M: ‘Vote of Confidence’ or ‘Liquidity Event’ After Bad Press?
CEO Orion Hindawi says bullying reports are untrue.
Nexius Software-Focused Subsidiary Targets Cisco and Ericsson
Nexius will target telecom operators trying to tackle webscale plans.
Sprint Builds its 5G Clout Through Open Source, NYU Affiliation
“We need network architects to think like software architects.”
Rackspace Acquires TriCore Solutions, Names Eazor as CEO
Its new CEO comes from EarthLink, where he led the company's acquisition...
DDN Hires Intel Storage Guru for New CTO Position
The move reflects the growing demand for software-defined storage.
Accedian’s SkyLight Brings NFV to Performance Monitoring
Providers like Telefonica rely on the product to maintain network...
Chef Updates Automation Platform for Cloud and Containers
The updates will integrate functions across various enterprise-focused...
CNCF Takes CNI Container Interface Standard Under its Wing
CNCF support for CNI could give it a leg up against Docker Inc.'s CNM.
Cylance Uses AI, Machine Learning to Prevent Security Threats
It played a key role in stopping the malware that caused the massive OPM...
IBM Gives Private Cloud Users Access to Open Source Databases
Why should the public cloud get all the buzz?
Linux Foundation Grows So Much it Hires a Chief of Staff
Sheryl Chamberlain hails from the consulting company Capgemini.
New Relic Taps Further Into AWS For Performance Insight
The goal is to provide a single place to see the health of all...
Cisco Jumps On IoT Security Train with IoT Threat Defense
It's a bunch of existing security services and software bundled together...
Data Center Networking Performance: New Apps Bring New Requirements
With machine learning, big data, cloud, and NFV initiatives invading the data center, there are implications for data center networking performance.
Making the Business Case for SD-WAN
When it comes to making the business case for software-defined wide area networking), the good news is that the business case is compelling.
Tracking NFV Performance in the Data Center
Virtualizing the data center may make it more efficient and agile but additional processing power may be needed.
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InfoVista ABCs of APIs Webinar Q&A: SDN+NFV-Driven Evolution of Performance Assurance Architectures
Thanks to all who joined us for the InfoVista ABCs of APIs Webinar. Read the full InfoVista ABCs of APIs Webinar Q&A here.
Enabling the Software-Defined Branch with NSX
Reimagining the edge While the importance of the cloud is obvious to anyone, the increasing importance of the edge is often overlooked. As...
Nokia NFVi Report Webinar Q&A: Why Nokia’s OCP-compliant AirFrame and SDN Solutions form the perfect NFVi Foundation
Thanks to all who joined us for the Nokia NFVI Report Webinar, Why Nokia’s OCP-compliant AirFrame and SDN Solutions form the perfect NFVi...
Securing Your Enterprise’s Expansion into the Cloud
Security needs to be elastic enough to scale with the cloud infrastructure itself.
Web-Scale Principles are Coming to an Application Near You
Web-scale computing services are making their way to the enterprise.
Smart Cities are Lining Up for a Slice
As metropolitan populations keep growing — can networks keep up?