The two vendors are offering connectivity and SD-WAN over Ericsson’s private network. The offering looks similar to Aryaka’s.
Worldwide revenue for the telco VNF market in 2017 stood at only $2.5 billion.
The RISC-V initiative is creating a free and open instruction set architecture for the next generation of chipsets.
Both companies were focused on infrastructure, and yet there was very little overlap in their product lines.
Historically, SAP’s in-house team looked after its IT real estate, supported by a variety of different technology companies, including Verizon. But now, it’s sending more work Verizon’s way.
Instead of manufacturing chips, ARM provides its instruction set architecture to its customers — such as Qualcomm, Broadcom, NXP, and Marvell — and those companies manufacture the chips.
“I think we have an extremely strong hand when we look at competing against somebody like Arista in the campus and branch,” said Scott Harrell.
Distributed computing with Red Hat OpenStack Platform allows the Contrail Edge Cloud to remotely manage the lifecycle of compute nodes and virtual machines (VMs) from a centralized data center without requiring co-located OpenStack control plane...
The SDN company hired Cisco's Avinash Parwaney as VP of engineering.
The service is targeted to mobile virtual network operators, cable operators that want to provide a mobile service, and traditional mobile operators that want to expand outside of their footprint.
Metamako provides 4 nanoseconds of latency, advancing the “race to zero.” The acquisition will boost Arista's product line targeted at financial services.
Barefoot says its Tofino chip is used for more than just “niche” applications, and the P4 programming language gives it gravitas.
The company unveiled upgrades to its ASR 9000 routers via a new line card with fourth-generation silicon.
The company says it's in discussions with unnamed technology suppliers for equipment to deliver internet over power lines.
Its pièce de résistance is to use software-defined networking to take resources from clouds and on-premises data centers and make it look like it’s a single data center, all on the same Layer 2.