Cisco is significantly spreading its ACI technology to help customers grow and control hybrid, multi-cloud and SD-WAN environments.
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IBM has rolled out a new generation of mainframes – the z15 – that promises to integrate hybrid cloud, data privacy and security controls.
HPE plans to incorporate segmentation, AI and automation into its wired and wireless gear in order to deal with increased network challenges.
Keerti Melkote talks about networking challenges at the edge, network-based security, micro data centres and new market strategies.
VMware has added new features to its core networking software that will let customers more securely control cloud application traffic running on virtual machines (VMs), containers, or bare metal.
VMware expanded its hybrid-cloud offerings with AWS and delivers one with Dell/EMC, and continues to expand its own cloud portfolio with announcements at VMworld.
VMware plans to spend about US$2.7 billion on cloud-application developer Pivotal, and about $2.1 billion for security vendor Carbon Black.
Cisco finds critical bugs in its Unified communications Director and Director Express software for Big Data packages as well as its Small Business 220 Series Smart Switches.
Big Switch's new products include a version of its Big Cloud Fabric (BCF) for Amazon Web Services virtual private cloud (VPC) management, adding support for Global VPCs (G-VPCs), and a cloud-based version of its Multi-Cloud Director (MCD).
VMware customers can now migrate non-vSphere as well as increased amounts of on-premises application workloads to a variety of cloud services.
IBM is starting a potentially huge run at hybrid cloud by tying more than 100 of its products to the Red Hat OpenShift platform.
Microsoft's Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) has been added to the Kubernetes managed services that natively integrate with the Cisco Container Platform.
Google is enlisting VMware and CloudSimple to serve up vSphere, NSX and vSAN software on Google Cloud to transition enterprise workloads.
DNS threats including DNS hijacking, tunneling, phishing, cache poisoning and DDoS attacks are all on the rise.
Looking to bulk-up its optical systems portfolio, Cisco intends to buy Acacia Communications for approximately US$2.6 billion.