Juniper Improves Data Center Networks
New switches and routers boost data center network performance.
The company has announced new software to improve the management and support of enterprise and data center networks, in an effort to Optimize for economics. According to Juniper's news release, Juniper's 3-2-1 architecture helps customers simplify data center networks while simultaneously improving the economics and experience of IT and end users and includes an expanded switching & routing portfolio.
"Juniper's new routers and 10 Gigabit Ethernet switches, announced today, deliver up to eight-fold improvements in network performance and provide a year-long roadmap for converging network protocols and reducing capital expenditures by up to 35 percent.
"Juniper's switching portfolio now includes the new EX4500 Ethernet switch, which is the first fixed Junos based switch for 10 GbE networks, and new high-density 10GbE EX8200 line cards in addition to the existing EX4200 switches that include Virtual Chassis for 1 GbE networks.