A merger of medium-sized data-center providers indicates that use of hybrid cloud services and Amazon Web Services (AWS) continues to fuel growth in the data-center market, as larger enterprises and government agencies increasingly adopt cloud...
HP switch revenues climbed — at a time when Cisco's fell — while NFV participation grew to 15 proofs of concept during the company's Q3.
The security startup has secured two funding rounds in less than a year to develop products for security east-west traffic in enterprise and service provider networks.
Now Martin Casado is really the face of networking at VMware. He'll be the senior vice president of the Networking and Security business unit as Steve Mullaney departs. Meanwhile, Bill Fathers gets a promotion at the Hybrid Cloud Services unit.
Turns out x86 chips are getting pretty good at packet processing. Brocade and Telefónica say they got 80G out of the Brocade 5600 virtual router, the latest descendent of Vyatta.
Ericsson and Ciena teamed up in February to provide Layer 0-3 networking and SDN. Now they've announced the first joint customer under that partnership: Australia's Telstra.
SDN is emerging as a powerful framework to network the cloud. Read the follow up to the recently launched set of fun and interesting videos explaining the problems of todays move to the cloud by Nuage Networks in collaboration with SDNCentral.
With a new round of funding announced, GuardiCore gives a glimpse into its products that use SDN security to protect data centers from within, and keep attackers at bay.
The Open Networking User Group welcomes new board members to help drive SDN and NFV deployments, while Array Networks and Penguin Computing release new products.
NIKE chooses Juniper Networks to help develop the company's next-generation data center cloud using Juniper SDN-based MetaFabric to advance its retail network infrastructure.
That's not a good thing, by the way. Burned by the promises of ISDN and ATM, some carriers attending the recent MEF meeting say they're cautious about SDN. They'd love to have it, but the operational questions are daunting.
Cisco announced layoffs of 6,000 to go along with a flat Q4 report, leaving investors with plenty to worry about. As fiscal 2015 begins, could SDN and NFV help boost Cisco's shares?
Cisco Systems Inc. reported strong earnings and profit for its fiscal Q4 and FY2014, beating Wall Street expectations by a few pennies for the quarter. But its shares and outlook continue to be weighed down by flat revenue growth, largely...
Docker containers aren't ideal for all production applications, because they don't play well with databases and have no awareness of state. Startup ClusterHQ, part of a growing Docker ecosystem, aims to change that.
What are the landmark deals in the SDN game so far? Check out analyst Scott Raynovich's list and see what he expects next from the M&A machine.