Rapid Provision of Network Services with LineSider
Cisco acquires network management software provider and enhances services.
In a press release by the company, and presented on Market Wire, Cisco (CSCO) announced it has completed its acquisition of privately held LineSider Technologies, Inc. The network management software provider helps customers build the network services necessary to securely create and deploy cloud computing infrastructure. Cisco states the LineSider enhances Cisco's ability to rapidly provision network services.
"In addition to providing Cisco with advanced technology, the acquisition of LineSider brings an industry-leading team of engineers to the company. With the close of the acquisition, the LineSider team becomes part of Cisco's Network Management Technology Group (NMTG)."