Data Center Network Infrastructure
- April 14, 2017
This week, bloggers look into an open source router project, Microsoft's acquisition of Deis and McAfee's new role in the market.
- March 31, 2017
Extreme is expected to face challenges in unifying its acquisition-fed product portfolio, which grew more complex with the recent purchase of the Brocade data center business.
- March 22, 2017
This week, bloggers assess the best approaches to a multicloud strategy, why the evolution of leaf-spine architecture didn't emerge sooner and Innovium's programmable switch.
- March 17, 2017
Tofino, a high-speed programmable chip that brings software-defined networking capabilities to the forwarding plane, aims to revolutionize the network.
- March 14, 2017
Innovium, led by former execs at Cavium and Broadcom, is targeting its switch silicon to hyperscale data centers as more workloads move to the cloud.
- February 28, 2017
This week, bloggers compare leaf-spine architecture and fabric extenders, look into HPE's acquisition of SimpliVity and discuss the need for AI in SDDCs.
- February 17, 2017
Arista Networks' revenue rose more than 33% on strong sales of switches and routers. Arista released results a day after Cisco reported a decline in sales of networking gear.
- February 16, 2017
Cisco revenue dropped for the fifth consecutive quarter due to declining sales of switches and routers. The company is expected to counter the drop with more acquisitions of network software makers.
- February 03, 2017
Cisco has added policy-enforcement capabilities to the latest version of the Tetration Analytics engine. The upgrade also includes a cheaper version for midsize companies.
- February 01, 2017
Let the disruption commence! Observers say it's high time the networking sector accept and sort out open source, arguing it's not a question of if enterprises use it, but how.
- January 20, 2017
Analysts are skeptical of networking supplier Cumulus's entry into the hardware business. The vendor is selling and supporting an Edgecore switch with the open Cumulus NOS.
- January 05, 2017
Several private equity firms are interested in buying the Brocade networking business, which would include the Ruckus wireless LAN portfolio.
- December 27, 2016
Cisco's push into SDN concerns network operators who see the Cisco software strategy as de-emphasizing traditional hardware.
- December 22, 2016
Clutch manufacturer FCC tore out its antiquated switches and mainframes in a network overhaul meant to keep the company alive.
- December 20, 2016
Eric Hanselman, 451 analyst, cites interconnect technologies and deployment of infrastructure management techniques as key data center forecast trends.