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December 11, 2014
SN blogs: This week, analysts look at ways to measure PaaS success; enterprise mobile analytics could become a key barometer of business success.
December 04, 2014
Exinda Networks makes WAN orchestration more granular with QoS control and bandwidth management over applications and users.
November 12, 2014
Riverbed SteelHead and SteelCentral have been updated and integrated to help enterprises grapple with their new 'hybrid networks.'
October 23, 2014
The Cisco IOx platform has been updated to help businesses simplify the management of IoT endpoints and applications.
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