Rival Viavi viewed as a possible merger partner.
The upgrade is targeted at 5G, cloud services, and data center interconnections.
Key components include network slicing management and container architecture.
DCI is set to be significant driver of the optical networking space.
MEC and CORD are seen as key pillars of next-gen network architectures.
Linus Torvalds had harsh words for Intel.
These CPU security bugs have been around for 20 years, says AWS.
Company notes complexity remains the enemy of security.
SD-WAN accounted for 19 percent of Windstream's Enterprise sales in Q3.
Cost and efficiency benefits continue to battle familiarity.
The combined product offers a single-pane of glass for management.
PowerfulSeal test platform likened to Netflix's Chaos Monkey.
Rivals and major cloud providers are all part of the push.
The project brings together data scientists and software engineers.
This is Microsoft's second price cut this year.