Network Management Software Tools and Utilities
- June 30, 2017
Cisco has the pieces for building a software-based network management center for the enterprise WAN. But reaching that goal will require integration work and customer hand-holding.
- June 28, 2017
The new Cisco DNA Center policy software may become the central enterprise management console for data center and campus networks, integrating Cisco's APIC controller.
- May 31, 2017
Cisco has unveiled a single Enterprise License Agreement that covers all of its software. The new Cisco ELA lets customers exceed contract limits without penalty.
- May 01, 2017
Cisco said it would acquire SD-WAN vendor Viptela Inc. in a deal valued at $610 million. The transaction, expected to close later this year, will fortify Cisco's existing SD-WAN portfolio with ...
- April 24, 2017
Aruba's Universal Profiler gives a boost to network device detection and helps administrators keep track of a growing number of things on their networks.
- April 21, 2017
The acquisition of wireless LAN provider Xirrus makes the Riverbed WAN portfolio more appealing to companies with branch offices.
- 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 27, 2017
Cisco will broaden its application monitoring portfolio with the acquisition of AppDynamics. But will the vendor make AppDynamics pricing friendlier to smaller businesses?
- January 10, 2017
Gone are the days of dial-up internet and ubiquitous AOL accounts, when Meg Ryan had mail and no one owned a smartphone. Yet, many years and seven iPhone generations later, email -- for all its frustrations and shortcomings -- still reigns as the ...
- December 14, 2016
Arista, Cisco and Juniper took steps this year toward providing better network automation systems. Next year, companies can expect to see technology from other vendors.
- November 15, 2016
Forward Networks and Veriflow Systems have introduced verification technology to help engineers manage corporate networks.
- November 08, 2016
Nyansa has widened the capabilities of its network traffic analytics system with the addition of application monitoring. The latest capabilities are packaged as Voyance+.
- October 07, 2016
Avaya plans to offer in the first half of next year cloud-based management for its access switches and WLAN 9100 access points.
- September 26, 2016
The Console networking platform bypasses the public internet to offer subscribers on-demand, one-to-one connections with cloud providers and other partners.
- August 23, 2016
The latest Arista CloudVision upgrade has analytics and real-time data collection, which are expected to improve network troubleshooting and security.