Indian Companies Help Propel Cisco’s Strong Q1 2019 Earnings It was the company's second quarter of 50 percent-plus growth in India.
Cisco Combines SD-WAN and Security, Extends Intent-Based Networking to Wireless The new Cisco SD-WAN Security product combines Viptela’s technology with Meraki, Cisco’s cloud-managed IT service and wireless LAN product, plus Cisco security software.
Nokia Strikes Infosys Deal That Targets Enterprise Digitization The vendor recently announced plans to slash thousands of jobs as part of a major corporate restructuring.
VMware Embraces Containers at VMworld Europe The virtualization giant updated its hybrid cloud stack with new Kubernetes support and also announced a new integration with IBM Cloud’s managed Kubernetes service.
Extreme Networks Busts Into Agile Data Center Networking The bundled hardware and software includes data center switching and routing hardware acquired from Brocade.
Extreme’s Data Center Biz Rebounds in Fiscal Q1 Company executives hinted about a new data center product that is slated to launch next week.
NetFoundry Deploys Its Overlay Network in EdgeConnex Edge Data Centers With NetFoundry, EdgeConnex will provide enterprise customers with private and direct connections to public cloud providers, including Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services.
Cisco’s 400G Data Center Switches Extend Intent-Based Networking The Nexus 400 gigabit Ethernet switches target hyperscale cloud providers, large enterprise data centers, and telecommunications providers moving to 5G.
Nokia WaveSuite Taps SDN to Boost Optical Network Control The platform uses the MEF 63 Optical Transport Services specification focused on Layer 1 orchestration but is not intended as an end-to-end orchestrator.
Gartner Ranks VMware Highest in Its Inaugural WAN Edge Magic Quadrant VMware has more than 2,000 SD-WAN customers, while the second and third ranked SD-WAN vendors count about 1,000 customers, each.
Alibaba Cloud Brings Its Blockchain Service to the Global Stage The blockchain service is based on the Linux Foundation’s Hyperledger Fabric and the Alibaba Group financial affiliate’s blockchain platform.
The Cloud Vertical Continues to Haunt Juniper’s Revenues The company lowered its guidance for the fourth quarter due to the slower pace of expected deployments in cloud.
CenturyLink Will Use Cisco-Viptela to Expand Its Managed SD-WAN Offering This is the second vendor CenturyLink is using for its managed SD-WAN. The company launched its service in 2016 using Versa Networks' platform.
Harmonic Offers a Container Version of Its CableOS The CableOS software core can be deployed on common-off-the-shelf servers.
Cisco's Viptela SD-WAN Is the First VNF on Bell Canada's VNS The platform allows enterprise customers to deploy and manage applications and services that reside in the carrier’s private cloud. It comes with a 99.9 percent SLA for uptime.
Cumulus, Facebook Push Open Data Center Interconnect Cumulus Networks launched a transponder abstraction interface, which is a vendor-agnostic way to manage transponders. This makes data center interconnect technology more open.
Embratel Taps VMware to Bring SD-WAN to Brazil The Brazilian telco operator is building VMware’s VeloCloud-powered NSX SD-WAN into its network to deliver SD-WAN services across the country.
Arista Embraces Its Mojo in Campus Battle With Cisco Arista strengthened its campus networking portfolio of products through its acquisition of Mojo Networks.
Kaloom Throws a Fabric Over Data Center Automation Kaloom says its software-defined fabric approach provides more flexibility than a more integrated model like DANOS.
Juniper Says Its SD-WAN Plan Includes More Service Provider Customers The company said it’s using service providers as its SD-WAN sales channel and banking on large managed services deals.