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Data center interconnect News
December 19, 2018
Cisco believes the future in switching and routing is in Luxtera silicon photonics. As a result, the networking giant plans to buy the company for $660 million in cash.
June 20, 2017
Arista has upgraded its spine-leaf architecture for service providers and huge data centers. The update includes a new spine switch and line cards.
May 17, 2017
Console unveils a cloud interconnect service that offers a more secure and stable connection between multiple cloud providers.
March 24, 2017
The latest Juniper line cards provide more connection options for companies using the vendor's data center interconnect technology.
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