VMware-VeloCloud Details Road Ahead for SD-WAN in 5 Areas For VMware's VeloCloud-based SD-WAN, the road ahead includes containers, VMs, VNFs, 5G, hybrid- and multi-clouds, and gateway federation.
Wachter Saves $200K Annually With MNJ Technologies’ Managed SD-WAN The electrical contractor and technology integrator deployed a Silver Peak-based managed SD-WAN service from MNJ Technologies for greater cost savings and redundancy.
Kubernetes’ Push to the Edge Shows Innovation, Challenges “When you deal with Kubernetes in the core of a network, dealing with quarterly updates is one thing,” said Red Hat's Brian Gracely. “But when you have 2,000 branch offices that is a different model."
AT&T Opens API Marketplace to Complement SDN Portfolio The network operator is positioning the marketplace for two distinct use cases: turnkey applications and self-service APIs.
Infovista Enhances Its SD-WAN for Managed Service Providers, Mid-Market Enterprises The update includes additional application intelligence capabilities, a cloud-based orchestrator, session-based routing and path selection, and a cloud application database.
Rancher Labs Submariner Project Links Kubernetes Clusters The open source project creates the necessary tunnels and routes between Kubernetes clusters that allow for direct connections regardless of their location.
Orange Inks $25M SD-WAN Deal With Global Engineering Firm Aurecon As part of the five-year deal, Aurecon will replace its Orange MPLS network with SD-WAN to increase its network capacity by four times.
IHS: SD-WAN Market Reaches $359M, VMware Dominates Over Cisco and Aryaka According to the research firm there are new market opportunities for SD-WAN vendors in 5G and IoT.
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Citrix Internal Network Hacked by International Criminals Security research firm Resecurity said that the attacks are the work of the Iranian-linked hacker group known as Iridium. The firm believes Iridium has hit more than 200 organizations.
Mortgage Company TruHome Taps Bigleaf SD-WAN to Deliver Cloud Telephony As TruHome matured and gained autonomy from its parent company it needed to build out its back-office functions to prioritize its telephony services.
Network Security Firm Untangle Launches SD-WAN Router and Micro-Firewall The two products are part of its Network Security Framework, which provides network security orchestration with cloud-managed security and connectivity options.
Citrix Leans In on Automation to Secure Its SD-WAN One of the ways that Citrix has bolstered its security and automation is through an integration with zScaler for its secure cloud gateway.
Spectrum Rolls Out Its Nationwide Managed SD-WAN Service The service uses Nokia’s Nuage Networks for SD-WAN, Fortinet for virtual security services, Netcracker for VNF management, and Cisco for services orchestration.
Juniper to Buy Mist Systems for $405 Million Juniper CEO called the purchase an "offensive move" against its networking competitors, namely Cisco and Aruba.
Verizon’s SDN Work About Applications, Not Numbers The carrier has been finding that some software components are not quite able to meet the “five nines” needs of telecom operators, which has required a bit of extra work to solidify.
VMware-Vodafone Love Fest Hits a New High at MWC A day after VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger touted the operator as one of its top customers, the companies said that VMware is Vodafone’s primary strategic partner for telco cloud infrastructure services.
Cisco CEO to Telcos: Team Up With Us on Enterprise Killer Apps to Make Money Off 5G Operators can build new enterprise services using Cisco’s intent-based networking, CEO Chuck Robbins said. Or the 5G killer app may in fact be Fortnite.
Juniper CTO Says Edge Is Key to Monetizing 5G, and Telcos Have ‘Beach-Front Property’ The vendor also remains committed to open source, and believes it will be key to advancing edge computing, Bikash Koley says.
Cloudify Launches Spire for Orchestration From Core to Edge The new platform uses a “micro-orchestration” architecture that manages network services across domains.