Aryaka Hires Three New C-Suite Executives This is CEO Matt Carter’s first big leadership shakeup since taking over as head of Aryaka in September of last year.
Nokia Nuage SD-WAN Supports Moneyball-Like Analytics App for Soccer SD-WAN is supporting a service that rates soccer players based an analytics that are derived from live video feeds around a stadium.
Sprint Looks Ahead at 2019 to Broaden Its Managed SD-WAN Service The provider is looking to bring in additional SD-WAN vendors and build universal CPE in 2019.
SD-WAN Is Useless Unless You Monitor It Understanding the challenges associated with monitoring SD-WAN can help enterprises prepare for the evolution of their networks.
Martello Technologies Uses SD-WAN to Optimize IoT Systems The work is part of its participation in the Blackberry and L-Spark Accelerator Program, a program building network performance management technologies for IoT.
2018 Is a Year Huawei Would Like to Forget Can it get much worse than having its CFO arrested and being accused of violating sanctions?
The Top Acquisitions of 2018 in SDxCentral's World Open source and containers found themselves at the center of M&A activity this year.
Oracle’s Purchase of Talari Makes It the First Major Public Cloud Provider to Offer SD-WAN Oracle had previously tried to create its own SD-WAN technology, but it couldn’t get it to market fast enough for its customers.
AT&T’s Extensive SDN Plans Pave Way for 5G AT&T CTO Andre Fuetsch said the carrier is at 63 percent SDN control of its network operations that can be virtualized, pushing toward its goal of 65 percent control by year-end.
Telus: SDN Gives Us a Dynamic, Automatically Controlled Network “SDN is going to be a very broad deployment,” said Telus’ Bryce Mitchell. “We made sure we included SDN within the NFV pods themselves.”
Masergy’s New CEO Is Tasked to Grow Its SDN-Based Offerings The company was pretty revolutionary with its idea to layer SDN on top of multiple third-party transport before all the SD-WAN vendors conceived of this.
Comcast Is Working on a uCPE That Runs Multiple VNFs With Its SD-WAN The service provider is hoping to launch a cost-effective uCPE platform that supports more VNFs along with its SD-WAN early next year.
SD-WAN Will Be Fueled By Collaboration Between Cloud Providers and Vendors The latest numbers from IHS Markit show that SD-WAN revenue grew 23 percent from the previous quarter to $284 million. VMware continues to hold the No. 1 spot.
Dell’Oro: SD-WAN Market Consolidation Led to a Resurgence in Access Router Market As the uncertainty around Cisco’s Viptela integration lifted last quarter, the enterprise access router market saw its first quarter of growth in five quarters.
VMware CEO Lists Top 3 Priorities for 2019: NSX, Cloud, and Containers “Obviously I love my vSAN child. It’s not as important as my NSX child,” VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger said, referring to VMware’s software-defined storage and networking platform, respectively.
ONAP Casablanca Shows Up in ‘All the Gin Joints’ A bunch of service providers from around the world are starting to implement ONAP code into their networks.
CenturyLink Dove Into NFV Early Because of a Profitable Business Case Bill Walker, director of network architecture and innovation with CenturyLink, said there are three business cases for NFV. The worst business case is for new technology that is not directly revenue generating.
Cisco Predicts Explosion in IP Data Traffic, Connected Devices This growth in traffic will mean that more than one-third of network capacity will have to bypass the core by 2022.
Oracle Buys SD-WAN Vendor Talari Networks Cloud service providers have come to realize the importance of high-quality network connectivity to ensure a happy end user, says IHS Markit analyst Cliff Grossner.
Indian Companies Help Propel Cisco’s Strong Q1 2019 Earnings It was the company's second quarter of 50 percent-plus growth in India.