Here are the top stories SDxCentral wrangled this week related to SDN, NFV, 5G, IoT, containers, cloud, and more:
AT&T Makes its SD-WAN ‘Dynamic’ — The operator architected its SD-WAN through the AT&T Integrated Cloud.
IHS: Cisco, VMware in SD-WAN Market ‘Two-Horse Race’ — Recent purchases by both companies set them up to compete for the No. 1 slot in SD-WAN.
Alibaba Cloud Next-Gen Data Center Uses Cisco Tech — The Chinese cloud provider vows to “match or surpass” AWS by 2019.
IBM partnered with Packet Clearing House and Global Cyber Alliance to launch a free service for businesses looking for privacy and security on the Internet.
Morpheus Data released software that brings predictive analytics to cloud management and enables end-to-end app lifecycle management in multi-cloud hybrid IT environments.
LiveAction released a new version of its analytics software, LiveNX 7, which manages and monitors SD-WAN.
ECI, PCCW Global, Sparkle, and Tata Communications partnered to develop the MEF 3.0 Service Fulfilment and Activation Project. The project provides automatic service fulfillment and activation across multiple service provider domains.
Here are the other stories SDxCentral covered this week:
- Accenture, Pivotal Spin Up Cloud Migration Business Group
- Chef and Puppet Throw DevOps Features at AWS OpsWorks Platforms
- Broadcom Finally Closes $5.9B Brocade Deal
- Red Hat Hugs AWS with Latest OpenShift Container Platform Release
- China Mobile, Qualcomm, and ZTE Achieve 5G NR Interoperability
- Facebook Target Routing Space With Open/R Platform
- Intel Brings 5G Closer to Reality with Multimode Modems
- Oracle Public Cloud Upgrades Target AI, Enterprise, and HPC Applications
- Senet Wants to Expand IoT Connectivity Virtually
- Cisco Security Revenue Grew 8% in Fiscal Q1 2018
- Cisco’s 2017 Buying Spree: From AppDynamics to Viptela, and More
- AT&T, Orange, and Partners Shrink the World Using MEF LSO, ONAP
- Radisys Acts as Integrator and Contributor to ONF’s CORD Project
- Charter Works with Nuage’s SD-WAN, Focuses on Ethernet
- CableLabs Opens TIP Community Lab in Colorado
- Google’s Cloud Spanner Global Database is Now Actually Global
- MEF 3.0 Looks to Take Best From Carrier Ethernet and the Internet
- Versa Optimizes SD-WAN Voice and Video from User’s Perspective
- Ex-Googlers Launch LightStep, Extending APM Beyond Applications
- Juniper Builds Turn-Key Telco Cloud with Contrail, Red Hat OpenStack
- Nokia Adds Analytics, Automation to Security Management Software
- HPE, Rackspace to Sell Pay-as-You-Go OpenStack Private Cloud
- OneAccess OS Manages Physical, Virtual Network Functions
- CNCF Launches Kubernetes Conformance Certification Program
- Qualcomm Tosses Out Broadcom’s Unsolicited Bid
- Docker’s Kubernetes Support Leaves Questions Around Swarm