This is what happens when a software company messes around in the most competitive consumer hardware market on earth: a $900M mistake. Microsoft announced its earnings today and said it will have to take a $900M charge against unsold RT Surface...
Good know all the money being pumped into mobile devices is going somewhere. Verizon Communications (VZ) reported a solid second quarter with a profit of 73 cents per share after leaving out pension gains. More importantly, the carrier added...
Netsocket releases whitepaper outlining technology, architecture, and use cases for virtualized SDN solution; offers free download of key components.
Lenovo, trying to break into the data center market, is partnering with Extreme Networks to provide converged compute, storage, and networking
Jim Metzler defines best practice in managing SDN in his 8th video managing SDN. Watch the SDN series today!
Service Provider SDN - Openness From The Top Down Is Critical, a blog by Marc Cohen, defining Open SDN through the eyes of Service Providers.
It's the one-year anniversay of Marissa Mayer taking over as the CEO of the Internet site for old geezers, Yahoo. That means it's cause for the Silicon Valley sycophants to celebrate. But has anything really changed? Yes, Yahoo stock price is up...
Interview: Paul Congdon, CTO of Tallac Networks, Shares The SDN Education Vision. Check out the SDN 201 course at SDNUniversity™ with Matt Davy of Tallac.
AT&T on Friday announced it's buying independent carrier Leap Wireless Inc. (LEAP) for about $1.2 billion in a bid to scale up in its battle against goliath rival Verizon.Leap's shares will zoom up more than 100% on Monday, with a hefty...
Guest Blog by Markus Nispel: SDN - Who Is Programming? And What Is The Level Of Abstraction We Need? Can we decide about the specifics of SDN architecture?
AT&T acquires Leap Wireless for $1.19 billion. What's that say about VMware buying Nicira for $1.26 billion? Check it out at SDNCentral.com.
NFV gets a look from Dialogic, EMC lands a software-defined storage startup, and Cyan picks up another telecom SDN win
The big news in the tech press this week is Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is reorganizing his company to try to make it good again (or at least boost the stock price). Big deal. I may still buy a MacBook Pro.
Shehzad Merchant of Gigamon explains how OpenFlow relates to Fibre Channel, in this article on SDNCentral.
The Arista DemoFriday highlights relationships of serious SDN solutions which intertwine with Palo Alto Networks and Splunk technologies.