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Storage Networks News
August 23, 2017
The Cisco-Springpath acquisition places crucial HyperFlex technology under the networking vendor.
March 07, 2017
Cisco has added cloud-based management to its HyperFlex hyper-converged integrated systems. The vendor also released a HyperFlex model with a much larger network interconnect.
January 07, 2016
Cisco has reportedly partnered with Springpath in developing hyper-converged hardware for the data center.
October 14, 2015
Dell's $67 billion acquisition of EMC is expected to create a networking portfolio suitable for large enterprises.
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Microsoft's NVGRE standard offers competition to VMware's VXLAN standard, promising to create more VLANs that stretch across Layers 2 and 3 for multi-tenant cloud networks. Continue Reading
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As applications drive the need for massive storage capacity, data center convergence will be aided by software-defined storage and networking to enable private cloud architecture. Continue Reading
With Active Fabric, Dell delivers a converged fabric for data centers where server and storage admins call the shots. Continue Reading
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Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) adoption is growing. But is it right for your organization? Continue Reading
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There's been much hype over Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) architecture; expert Carrie Higbie doesn't think it will ever replace Fibre Channel. Continue Reading