Orange and Nokia Migrate Networks to Photonic Control Plane Switching the networks to software-managed operations allows the operator to deploy on-demand activation services and automatic recovery control via artificial intelligence-based technologies if there is an outage.
Intel Buys Omnitek to Further Boost Its FPGA Business Omnitek will join Intel’s Programmable Solutions Group, and will provide video and AI inferencing applications on top of Intel’s FPGAs.
Huawei Downplays Controversies Amid Push to Maintain Lead The Chinese juggernaut this week is trying to shift attention to the future by highlighting 5G deployments that are underway and its plan to pursue a more rapid pace of innovation.
Kontainer Korner: CNCF Welcomes CRI-O, Graduates Fluentd Plus, Google's Anthos launch draws new Kubernetes-focused storage updates, and Knative turns 0.5.
Pentagon Narrows JEDI Cloud Contract Down to Amazon and Microsoft The top two cloud providers are now vying for the largest federal IT project to date. Amazon is still considered the heavy favorite.
Qualcomm Joins the (Crowded) AI Chip Race In a busy market, the chipmaker seeks to compete with the likes of Nvidia and Intel by developing a chip for smaller edge data centers.
Juniper Bets On the Enterprise With Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN The company leveraged its purchase of Mist to extend cloud management to the full enterprise beyond the WAN and into the wired network, and beyond the branch into the cloud.
MemVerge Raises $24.5M for Intel Optane-Based Infrastructure Software The software, when applied to Intel's persistent memory hardware, improves the performance and speed of big data workloads and use cases.
Intel Cuts Hundreds of IT Workers Across Operations Sites According to reports, Intel is making the cuts as it consolidates IT operators under a single contractor — Infosys.
Intel Rolls Out 10nm Agilex FPGA, One API Software Strategy The build process enables “any-to-any” integration — the capability to integrate analog, memory, custom computing, custom I/O, and Intel eASIC device tiles into a single package with the FPGA fabric.
Aruba Aims for Clarity in IoT Heavy Networks Aruba’s core focus is around networking, but the company also enhanced its security capabilities with artificial intelligence.
Ericsson and Nokia Put Firm Focus on 5G for Industry Vendors use Germany’s Hannover Fair as a showcase for industrial 5G and IoT applications.
Microsoft, SAP, Adobe ODI Program Adds Advisors, Quasi-Availability Details The initiative targets interoperability and data exchange between Microsoft’s Dynamics 365, SAP’s C/4HANA and S/4HANA platforms, and Adobe’s Experience Cloud.
China 'Mega City' Hosts 4G/5G cRAN Test Network Nokia and China Unicom claim this is the first network with 4G and 5G running on the same cloud infrastructure.
Edge Companies Launch Open Research Group, Publish Second Report “Companies that want to join to pay a $7,500 annual membership fee, and 100 percent goes to funding this open research,” said Vapor IO CMO Matt Trifiro.
Huawei CSO Pushes Back Against Espionage Accusations Andy Purdy argues that the best approach to security is to require a diversity of suppliers and clear divisions of responsibility.
Liqid CEO Plots World Domination, Talks Composable Infra at the Edge Sumit Puri says his composable infrastructure startup is “gonna take over the world.” The only question is when.
Tutela's Cloud-Based Measurement Tools Pave the Way for 5G Deployments The company relies on platforms like Google BigQuery to store and process collected data. It then feeds this data to its cloud-based analysis platform in order to visualize performance, network competence, and identify coverage platforms.
Dell EMC, HPE Still Lead Server Market, But Watch Out for Inspur Inspur set a goal to be the top server market vendor by 2023, and it’s got a plan to steal market share from Dell EMC and HPE.
Nvidia Doubles Down on Data Center by Landing AWS, Pushing AI On the heels of its $6.9 billion Mellanox purchase, the chip company used the GPU Technology Conference to highlight its data center momentum.