Network Security Best Practices and Products

  • November 30, 2018 30 Nov'18

    What's in AWS Outposts with VMware?

    AWS Outposts, the new on-premises hybrid cloud, includes a VMware Cloud version that is not expected to provide NSX as a native option for connecting to the AWS public cloud.

  • November 29, 2018 29 Nov'18

    Aviatrix unveils AVX Orchestrator for AWS

    Aviatrix has introduced software for dividing virtual private clouds into secured groups on AWS. AVX Orchestrator complements AWS' Transit Gateway, launched this week at re:Invent.

  • November 28, 2018 28 Nov'18

    Apstra AOS IDs root cause of network problems

    Startup Apstra has launched version 2.3 of its intent-based networking OS. The new Apstra AOS includes analytics for finding the root cause of network problems.

  • November 21, 2018 21 Nov'18

    Oracle faces Talari SD-WAN strengths and weaknesses

    With the Talari acquisition, Oracle's communications unit gets SD-WAN technology that improves VoIP reliability. But the Talari SD-WAN also lacks important enterprise features.

  • November 21, 2018 21 Nov'18

    Cato SD-WAN service targets last-mile management

    In networking news, Cato Networks unveils an SD-WAN tool to detect network outages; SolarWinds spotlights DevOps features; and Kaloom gets $10 million.

  • November 16, 2018 16 Nov'18

    Cisco earnings, revenue up as sales rise across product lines

    Cisco earnings and revenues grew in the quarter ended Oct. 27 as sales increased across product lines, geographies and customer segments.

  • November 16, 2018 16 Nov'18

    Aruba 802.11ax APs, switches address niche market

    Aruba has launched access points and switches aimed at early adopters of the next-generation Wi-Fi standard. The Aruba 802.11ax gear is aimed at colleges, retailers and hotels.

  • November 16, 2018 16 Nov'18

    LiveAction updates LiveNX network management service

    In networking news, LiveAction launches LiveNX 8 and LiveWire; Kaloom and Red Hat collaborate for a virtualized central office; and Siemens and Aruba bridge the IT-OT gap.

  • November 15, 2018 15 Nov'18

    SonicWall bakes SD-WAN software into Capture Cloud Platform

    Security vendor SonicWall added SD-WAN software to its firewall appliances while retail companies are hoping SD-WAN can reduce network complexity, according to a Forrester report.

  • November 09, 2018 09 Nov'18

    Cisco layoffs mark Customer Experience restructuring

    Cisco is laying off hundreds of employees as it restructures its Customer Experience unit led by new-hire Maria Martinez. The Cisco layoffs come the week before its Partner Summit.

  • November 09, 2018 09 Nov'18

    Teridion intros cloud-based WAN for enterprises

    Teridion plans to launch next year a cloud-based WAN for enterprises that includes a carrier-grade service-level agreement. The service connects to SaaS, IaaS and branch offices.

  • November 08, 2018 08 Nov'18

    How the right network automation tools can modernize your network

    In this roundup of networking blogs, industry experts examine network automation innovation, the partnership between networking and DevOps, and the importance of data sheet specs.

  • November 07, 2018 07 Nov'18

    Automation added to Extreme SLX data center networking

    Extreme Networks has introduced network automation and a single console for managing data center and campus networks. The technology is part of the Extreme SLX Agile Data Center.

  • November 02, 2018 02 Nov'18

    Wi-Fi 6 to spur industry confidence in Wi-Fi, report says

    In networking news, a report shows increased confidence in Wi-Fi; Ciena releases an analytics-as-a-service product; and Avi Networks targets multi-cloud load balancing.

  • November 01, 2018 01 Nov'18

    How Cisco 400 GbE switches compare with Arista's

    The introduction of Cisco's 400 GbE switches comes a week after Arista unveiled its hardware. The products differ in merchant silicon, optical connectors and backward compatibility.