Week of 16 Jan 2017 Cisco certification changes focus on data center and analytics (17 Jan 2017)
Cisco certification changes, effective in January, mean trainees will need to focus more on data center and analytics topics.
Week of 09 Jan 2017 Cisco market share report shows big lead for the vendor (12 Jan 2017)
This week, a report shows a big lead in Cisco market share in multiple segments; Ericsson extends its Cisco partnership; and Extreme targets retailers with new products.
Seeking truth in network device configuration (12 Jan 2017)
This week, bloggers look into network device configuration, the tools the next generation of network engineers will require and security scalability.
Week of 02 Jan 2017 Looking at cybersecurity initiatives in 2016 and 2017 (05 Jan 2017)
This week, bloggers explore cybersecurity initiatives, Google Compute Engine and new Versa SD-WAN options.
Nyansa uses a blend of cloud-based analytics, real-time DPI and an easy-to-understand console for its user experience tools platform.
Week of 19 Dec 2016 Network overhaul performs in the clutch for auto supplier (22 Dec 2016)
Clutch manufacturer FCC tore out its antiquated switches and mainframes in a network overhaul meant to keep the company alive.
Eric Hanselman, 451 analyst, cites interconnect technologies and deployment of infrastructure management techniques as key data center forecast trends.
Networking decides between modern Ethernet standards (20 Dec 2016)
This week, bloggers discuss the debate between modern Ethernet standards, compare network management to landlords and examine 2017 cybersecurity threats.
Week of 12 Dec 2016 AWS device cited as stepping stone to Amazon foray into HCI (14 Dec 2016)
This week, bloggers assess what Amazon's Snowball Edge really means when it comes to HCI, as well as discuss some of the new features of Arista's new leaf and spine switch.
Week of 05 Dec 2016 Cisco refreshes Meraki switches, adds access point for hotel industry (07 Dec 2016)
Cisco has released the first Layer 2 Meraki switches with 10 GbE uplinks. The vendor also introduced an access point designed for the hotel industry.
Zero downtime goal of new industry group (07 Dec 2016)
Networking analysts discuss if a new zero-downtime initiative will be viable and the best way to unlock the value of the hybrid cloud.
Arista and Brocade have introduced spine and leaf switches. Arista has focused on performance; Brocade has added network automation and visibility.
Week of 28 Nov 2016 HPE Aruba networks readied for mobile, IoT (30 Nov 2016)
HPE Aruba networks are getting the access switch and software needed to support mobile and IoT devices, such as surveillance cameras and medical gear.
A10 has introduced the Lightning brand of cloud-based application delivery services. The latest product stems from the July acquisition of Appcito.
Week of 21 Nov 2016 Cisco patent infringement avoided, new Arista OSes OK to import (22 Nov 2016)
Federal officials have cleared Arista's newer switches for importation to the U.S. after trade officials found older Arista products in violation of three Cisco patents.
Cloud security challenges encapsulate service delivery (21 Nov 2016)
In this week's blog roundup, bloggers examine cloud-delivered security and the obstacles standing in the way of redefining the network.
Week of 14 Nov 2016 Cisco cloud survey reveals nonstop growth and expansion (18 Nov 2016)
This week, a Cisco cloud survey digs into the explosive growth of cloud data, Xirrus deploys a new Wave 2 access point and Nexthink updates end-user analytics.
Cisco earnings show service providers are not buying (17 Nov 2016)
The latest Cisco earnings show a drop in overall revenue, as service providers spend less. Cisco blames lower sales on macroeconomics.
Forward Networks and Veriflow Systems have introduced verification technology to help engineers manage corporate networks.
Week of 07 Nov 2016 President-elect silent on federal cybersecurity policies (11 Nov 2016)
This week, bloggers look ahead to the new administration's cybersecurity policies, how to close gaps in app delivery management and the best way to optimize data centers.
Week of 31 Oct 2016 Cisco pledges a quicker rollout of network automation tools (03 Nov 2016)
Cisco tells Partner Summit attendees it will move faster to deliver the network automation tools the vendor has been slow to provide.
Broadcom's decision to sell the Ruckus WLAN product following the Brocade acquisition is expected to lead to offers from Dell, Juniper and Nokia.
Week of 24 Oct 2016 Wi-Fi AP vendors getting creative to stand out in the market (27 Oct 2016)
Vendors Extreme Networks and Mist are promoting Wi-Fi APs that include services delivered today by other devices on the wireless network. The new products are unique in the market, but experts expect...
This week, bloggers look into the DDoS attack program that leveraged IoT devices, Webscale's cloud-resource-allocation platform and alternative views of digital transformation.
Riverbed software update boosts performance monitoring (27 Oct 2016)
A Riverbed software update blends SteelCentral; Gigamon intros a security appliance; Check Point warns of 2017 ransomware threats.
Week of 17 Oct 2016 VMware-AWS hybrid cloud challenges OpenStack (18 Oct 2016)
The VMware-AWS hybrid cloud partnership pressures OpenStack supporters to simplify deployment of the open source cloud platform in the enterprise.
VMware hybrid cloud announcement gets reality check (19 Oct 2016)
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.
Week of 10 Oct 2016 KodaCloud provides Wi-Fi management, access points for monthly fee (13 Oct 2016)
Startup KodaCloud is providing access points and Wi-Fi management for a monthly fee. The service is aimed at small and medium-sized businesses.
Mist introduces new analytics capabilities for wireless (14 Oct 2016)
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.
This week, bloggers look into digital infrastructure technology, threat fatigue and virtual appliance optimization for data centers.