Containers and the Virtual Network

What issues could containers cause in a virtualized network, and what are vendors doing to address them?

SocketPlane Aims to Bring SDN to Docker

Startup aims to build open-source technology to advance state of networking and SDN for Docker container virtualization.

Cumulus Linux 2.5 Advances Networking Operating System

New features in Cumulus Linux 2.5 include support for active-active-first hop redundancy protocol (VRR).

Review: Zetta DataProtect Simplifies Enterprise Cloud Backup

The Zetta DataProtect cloud backup service infuses enterprise-grade backup capabilities with SaaS simplicity. Frank Ohlhorst reviews.

Where is the Next Big SDN Vendor?

Steve Herrod, former CTO of VMware, made the biggest SDN acquisition of all time when he acquired Nicira for $1.2 Billion. Is there another company like Nicira on the horizon?

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Data Center

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Containers and the Virtual Network

What issues could containers cause in a virtualized network, and what are vendors doing to address them? Read More >

Hardware

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Broadcom Tomahawk Silicon Set to Advance 25 GbE Networking

New chip includes over 7 billion transistors and can enable up to 3.2 terabits per second of throughput, advancing 25 GbE for 100 GbE. Read More >

Software

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Cumulus Linux 2.5 Advances Networking Operating System

New features in Cumulus Linux 2.5 include support for active-active-first hop redundancy protocol (VRR). Read More >

Security

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Network Security Vendors Update Firewall Portfolios

Multiple NGFW vendors including McAfee, Fortinet and Palo Alto have announced new solutions. Read More >

WAN and LAN

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AllSeen Lights Up IoT Networking World

Linux Foundation's AllSeen Internet of Things collaboration project launches Connected Lighting Working Group. Read More >

Management

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Riverbed Announces Restructuring Plan

WAN optimization vendor is looking to cut its costs as it lowers its financial outlook. Read More >

Unified Communications

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Riverbed Continues Optimization Push, This Time for UC

Riverbed continues OPNET APM rebranding with SteelCentral UCExpert 5.0 for Unified Communications (UC). Read More >

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