Data Center Networking
- February 26, 2014
IT professionals and vendors weigh in on the importance of energy-efficient switches and servers, and green data center designs.
- January 29, 2014
Dell says yes to bare-metal networking, allowing customers to run Cumulus and other operating systems on its switches.
- January 28, 2014
Nexus continues to expand its soup-to-nuts line of Nexus data center switches with the 7710, 5600 and a copper 3100.
- December 17, 2013
451 Research Chief Analyst Eric Hanselman shares his thoughts of what 2014 will bring to the data center networking segment.
- December 16, 2013
Cisco's ACI, faster Wi-Fi and WAN optimization technologies were some of the top technology stories of the year.
- December 02, 2013
New vendors are pushing network architectures that decouple software from hardware and run on bare metal switches with merchant silicon. Have we reached the x86 era in networking?
- November 26, 2013
The new Brocade ICX 7750 switch enables the scale out of campus aggregation networks without the chassis.
- November 19, 2013
Cisco's new SDN master plan revolves around new hardware -- the Nexus 9000. Are your old Nexus switches obsolete?
- November 14, 2013
Extreme's new data center switch eases migration to 10 GbE and 40 GbE, with 32 QSFP+ ports engineered for either 32 40 GbE or 104 10 GbE.
- November 08, 2013
F5 Networks introduces Synthesis, a new way to think about application delivery controllers that emphasizes a fabric over individual appliances.
- November 05, 2013
New high-density 10 GbE and 40 GbE Arista switches -- the 7000 X Series -- enable big leaf-and-spine networks and single-tier 'Spline' architecture.
- October 30, 2013
With MetaFabric, Juniper spins a new architecture that ties together networking within and between data centers and evolves QFabric.
- October 16, 2013
Open APIs enable data center automation and integration, but they call for effort by engineers, without requiring vendors to work toward integration.
- October 10, 2013
After a six-month delay, Broadcom's StrataXGS Trident II chip is shipping at volumes high enough for switch manufacturers to start building product.
- September 25, 2013
With TRILL extension, Brocade adds native multi-tenancy to its Ethernet fabric. It also rolls out new ToR switches and auto-QoS for storage traffic.