The news comes after a month-long bidding war between PNI and Vector Capital.
Network slicing is about as specific as it gets, so far.
Netflix migrates everything to AWS.
Multiple hierarchies will transform the RAN topology.
Three buyout firms are competing for $4 billion worth of Dell's assets; Verizon and IBM are cloud partners.
Aruba/HP, IoT, and Mobile World Congress all factor in this week's news roundup.
Cisco's French investment; Procera's new partners; Appcito's CAFE launch; and Nokia's MWC plans.
In this week's SDN/NFV news roundup: Telefónica wants NFV 'instantly,' OpenDaylight gets bigger, Cisco gains even more bragging rights, and Ericsson makes a move on the server market.
Check out our Weekly Roundup for Friday, May 16, as we look at the use cases most likely to be included in RFIs/RFQs this year and give you a glimpse into just how many network professionals are looking at SDN.
VMware finally gets a CTO, a year after Steve Herrod left; Cyan and Procera won't bring post-holiday cheer to Q4 results; CloudNFV expands its potential 'as-a-service' arsenal; Microsoft might have blade servers up its sleeve.
SDN and NFV news from Procera, Huawei, Cyan, BTI, VMware, and the SDDC Symposium