Working under the radar for three years, vArmour reveals its plans to secure the insides of the cloud. It sounds a little familiar so far.
Cisco's Intercloud connects to all sorts of public clouds, but the market for managed private clouds will be growing as well. That's the bet Cisco is making by acquiring startup Metacloud.
Have you stayed awake late at night, staring at the ceiling, wondering, "What is Facebook's Wedge technology, and what does it mean?"
This summer Cisco rolled out its long-anticipated Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI). We sat down with Cisco’s Soni Jiandani and Shashi Kiran for an extensive discussion about what sets ACI apart, what it means for Cisco’s other SDN...
The Open Networking Foundation (ONF) is launching a new certification program for engineers and marketing professionals to prove their SDN chops.
Details of the XPliant Packet Architecture are out, and the chips do indeed present a programmable answer to Broadcom's Trident switch chips and their 90% market share.
Elephant flows slowing your network? Our next DemoFriday will show a programmable hybrid network that detects and offloads elephant flows from a Layer 2/3 network fabric to a pure photonic Layer 1 optical-circuit-switched network.
Docker Inc. is growing up fast. A $15M Series B funding early this year is followed up with another $40M, as a wider set of customers starts using Docker containers for application deployment.
Nuage Networks' latest software, aired at Networking Field Day, showed the company's latest in SDN scaling, applications deployment, and Docker containers.
As NFV moves to live deployment, carriers face challenges creating predictable and portable carrier-grade solutions. In an upcoming webinar, Ixia, Dell, and 6WIND will examine how to achieve and verify optimal performance through NFV testing.
If there is a technology moving as quickly as SDN, it has to be photonics. SDN coupled with optical switching at Layer 1 allows the physical network to be reconfigured on demand to support changing traffic patterns and application demands.
Our Weekly Roundup for Friday, September 12 brings you news on many 'firsts:' virtualized content caching, OSS as a service, and a new OpenFlow-enabled SDN product for Microsoft Lync.
Cavium's recent acquisition of Xpliant wasn't a lucky break. It began years ago with a plan to break the curse hanging over semiconductor startups.
Small in cash but big in name, Eucalyptus brings HP some private-cloud savvy and former MySQL CEO Marten Mickos, who will run HP's networking business.
365 Data Centers, a provider of hosting services and co-location facilities that is planning an expansion, has raised $16 million in Series B funding in addition to a $55 million credit line.