Week of 24 Aug 2015 HP open switches mark the latest challenge to Cisco (27 Aug 2015)
HP introduced two Altoline open switches that increase the company's portfolio of alternatives to Cisco's proprietary hardware.
The Intel-led $100 million investment in Mirantis is expected to help ease the pain of OpenStack integration with corporate networks.
Xirrus plans to release in October an 802.11ac Wave 2 access point. The device is expected to fill a niche in the wireless market.
Week of 17 Aug 2015 Container IT gets boost with Docker enhancement (21 Aug 2015)
In this week's SN blogs, analysts discuss Docker, the real value of an industry certification and the capabilities of a new Linux project aimed at virtualized environments.
Week of 10 Aug 2015 SN blogs: Building your own IP address management tool (13 Aug 2015)
An analyst examines the impact of this year's Black Hat conference, while another one discusses the impact of activist investors.
Cisco SDN products wiggle their way into the enterprise (13 Aug 2015)
Cisco SDN product sales grew by 200% last quarter, according to CEO Chuck Robbins. Products included Nexus 9000 and Cisco's SDN controller.
Week of 03 Aug 2015 F5 extends BIG-IP application delivery platform to the cloud (05 Aug 2015)
The latest version of the F5 BIG-IP application delivery platform supports software running on Microsoft Azure or Amazon Web Services.
An analyst debates the merits of cloud-assembled workflows; and a new security feature gets a thumbs-up.
Talko app does mobile collaboration right (04 Aug 2015)
Find out how the Talko app for the iPhone, our latest Network Innovation Award winner, is changing the way teams communicate and collaborate on the go.
Week of 27 Jul 2015 ICYMI: NetScout-Danaher deal to wed security, DPI (30 Jul 2015)
NetScout plans to incorporate security in monitoring; Barracuda upgrades ADCs; and Riverbed improves SteelHead.
Industry analysts speculate about Google's decision to back an OpenStack initiative and discuss the impacts of 'attacktivism.'
Juniper Networks is selling to more enterprises, a trend that could heat up the competition for the wallets of tech buyers.
Cisco stops SSD hardware production for UCS servers (27 Jul 2015)
Cisco has dropped its Invicta all-flash product line, leaving customers to buy SSD hardware for its UCS servers from third parties.
Week of 20 Jul 2015 Cisco sheds set-top box business to develop cloud-based video delivery (24 Jul 2015)
Cisco is selling its set-top box and cable modem business as pay TV delivery shifts to cloud-based video.
SN blogs: Hybrid approach to corporate WAN merits study (23 Jul 2015)
This week, analysts examine the advantage of hybrid WANs and discuss the emergence of Microsoft as a viable MDM provider.
Week of 13 Jul 2015 Plexxi aims low-latency switch at emerging workloads (17 Jul 2015)
Plexxi launched a low-latency switch that's suitable for high-frequency financial trading. The Switch 2 Series is also aimed at analytics applications and cloud data centers.
Week of 06 Jul 2015 Dynatrace app monitoring tools rate customer satisfaction (10 Jul 2015)
Dynatrace has upgraded its Web and mobile app monitoring tools to help companies gauge customer satisfaction.