An IDC white paper looks at how software-defined network infrastructure can provide a crucial foundation for cloud service providers to deliver isolated, multitenant cloud services that scale to meet customer needs.
If you missed the October 24 DemoFriday™ on how to set up a Big Data fabric, we have the video and Q&A from the presentation here. Plexxi presenters showed how to build a scalable Big Data fabric integrated with systems like OpenStack and...
Join SDNCentral and Wind River for DemoFriday on November 14th as Wind River shares how high reliability and availability can benefit a multi-vendor NFV environment using their Titanium Server.
AT&T's capex announcement is still sending ripples through the networking hardware business. Let's face it, right now it's a telco bloodbath for equipment providers. As we noted on Friday, many telecom equipment suppliers have missed their...
Shaygan Kheradpir has resigned as Juniper's CEO after less than a year in the position, due to an issue related to a customer negotiation. He's being replaced by Rami Rahim.
The small and medium business (SMB) market holds significant potential for the rapidly growing unified communications (UC) and hosted PBX market. An Edgewater white paper examines the market, how to target SMB clients, and deployment options for...
Pica8 announces CrossFlow, a way to bring software-defined networking (SDN) to existing networks without disrupting what customers have already built.
Don’t miss SDNCentral’s upcoming webinar featuring an exclusive look at the OpenDaylight Project’s newest software release, Helium, and how it aims to advance SDN.
Sneaky AT&T. On Friday afternoon, after markets had closed and many business participants had moved on to either cocktails or other weekend plans, the global service provider announced in a release that it was buying Mexican mobile service...
In a bar near Boston, Plexxi's CEO once nagged EMC's Rich Napolitano about coming on board. It eventually worked: The company is revealing Napolitano has been its CEO for two months now.
Q&A with Stace Hipperson, Real Status, about working with the HP SDN App Store to create an app that reduces risk and simplifies management.
It has not been a great earnings season for the networking hardware equipment makers, especially those in the service provider segment. All through the food chain, from chips to routers, margins and sales are on a disappointing trajectory.
SDNCentral’s Roy Chua recently spoke with OpenDaylight’s new Technical Steering Committee Chair Colin Dixon about how SDN and NFV are evolving, the recent Helium release, and how ODL is already looking ahead to Lithium.
This week in the SDxCentral Weekly Roundup: ODL welcomes new members, PLUMgrid makes announcements during OpenStack Summit, Brocade and Pica8 bring in new talent.
In the latest Juniper Networks featured white paper, learn how DevOps with Junos OS takes center stage to unite system developers and operators to provide high quality services and faster service creation. Download the white paper to learn more.