• October 20, 2016 20 Oct'16

    Facebook Wedge switch still a curiosity in the enterprise

    The latest version of the Facebook Wedge switch raises the hardware's throughput to 100 Gbps. But the networking gear remains a non-enterprise technology.

  • October 19, 2016 19 Oct'16

    VMware hybrid cloud announcement gets reality check

    Analysts examine how the VMware hybrid cloud announcement pits the vendor against OpenStack and Azure, and they discuss must-have features in an automation RFP.

  • October 18, 2016 18 Oct'16

    VMware-AWS hybrid cloud challenges OpenStack

    The VMware-AWS hybrid cloud partnership pressures OpenStack supporters to simplify deployment of the open source cloud platform in the enterprise.

  • October 14, 2016 14 Oct'16

    Mist introduces new analytics capabilities for wireless

    ICYMI: Mist premieres new analytics capabilities on its Wi-Fi platform, while Broadcom targets large data centers with its new switches and IDC sees more security spending.

  • October 13, 2016 13 Oct'16

    KodaCloud provides Wi-Fi management, access points for monthly fee

    Startup KodaCloud is providing access points and Wi-Fi management for a monthly fee. The service is aimed at small and medium-sized businesses.

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  • October 12, 2016 12 Oct'16

    Digital infrastructure technology is the 'glue' of cohesion

    This week, bloggers look into digital infrastructure technology, threat fatigue and virtual appliance optimization for data centers.

  • October 07, 2016 07 Oct'16

    Avaya joins vendors offering cloud-based management of WLANs

    Avaya plans to offer in the first half of next year cloud-based management for its access switches and WLAN 9100 access points.

  • October 05, 2016 05 Oct'16

    Juniper responds to Cisco AMP with Sky ATP cloud service

    Juniper has improved its cloud-based malware detection service Sky ATP, making it a much stronger competitor against Cisco AMP. Both products secure the network access layer.

  • October 04, 2016 04 Oct'16

    CloudPhysics details virtual machine cost in the cloud

    This week, bloggers look into virtual machine cost in the cloud, incident response automation and untangling Mac OS X PPTP connections.

  • October 03, 2016 03 Oct'16

    High-speed DCI technologies critical in age of cloud, big data

    High-speed data center interconnect can help network managers handle the data explosion, preventing east-west traffic jams in the era of cloud and hyper-converged infrastructure.

  • October 03, 2016 03 Oct'16

    Data center interconnect market: Enterprises, providers fuel growth

    The data center interconnect market is poised for significant growth, thanks to a number of factors altering the IT landscape -- including the growing use of cloud services, the massive proliferation of data, the increasing adoption of ...

  • September 29, 2016 29 Sep'16

    New IEEE Ethernet standard ups CAT5e, CAT6 bandwidth to 5 Gbps

    The latest IEEE Ethernet standard gets more life out of CAT5e and CAT6 cables by raising bandwidth from 1 Gbps to as much as 5 Gbps.

  • September 29, 2016 29 Sep'16

    Network outages cost even small enterprises big money

    ICYMI: Talari survey studies the cost of network outages, ARM introduces a chip interconnect system and a study indicates that phishing attacks are taking aim at system files.

  • September 28, 2016 28 Sep'16

    Continuous packet capture reflects needs of today's networking

    This week, bloggers look into ExtraHop continuous packet capture, Oracle's cloud computing goals and the breach at Yahoo.

  • September 26, 2016 26 Sep'16

    Data-center-to-cloud, direct-connection platform wins innovation award

    The Console networking platform bypasses the public internet to offer subscribers on-demand, one-to-one connections with cloud providers and other partners.