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Brocade Launches Commercial Vyatta OpenDaylight SDN Controller

Vyatta controller is built from the open-source OpenDaylight project in a bid to enable an open networking fabric.

Cisco Acquires Metacloud for OpenStack as a Service Tech

Cisco gets deeper into the OpenStack ecosystem with announcement of planned Metacloud acquisition.

SDN Makes VDI a TCO Game-Changer

Network virtualization and SDN are finally making VDI viable for the enterprise. Art Cole discusses where it will work best.

VMworld 2014: Toward a Secure Hybrid Cloud

VMware and Intel developing secure hybrid cloud solution that addresses data residency, encryption, and efficiency challenges.

VMworld 2014: In Pursuit of Software Defined Everything

The "greatest VMworld so far" aims to push the software defined data center (SDDC) vision closer to reality.

OpenStack Neutron Set for New Updates in Juno Release

October OpenStack release will be a major milestone for cloud networking.

Cloud Gateways 101

The cloud storage gateway sector is heating up. Here are a few things to know about cloud gateways and their use cases.

25G Ethernet Marches Forward

It's brand new, but demand is already forecast to take it to the number two port speed by 2018.

SDN Adoption Plans Not Clear Cut

New research from Juniper Networks shows a near-even split in adoption plans for SDN, but is cost a driver or a challenge?

Cavium Acquires Its Way to SDN

Silicon vendor acquires Xpliant for $90 million in a bid to get a bigger foothold in the SDN marketplace.

Review: Incapsula's Cloudified Layer 7 Load Balancing and Failover

Incapsula's cloud service brings real-time load balancing and failover to distributed enterprises.

Study: IaaS and Cloud Challenges in the Enterprise

IaaS comes with several key challenges. Enterprise admins sound off on what cloud providers need to do better.

Altaro Brings Hyper-V Backup Capabilities to the Enterprise

Enterprise data centers need backup that can handle virtual environments. Altaro's latest solution is specifically designed to ease Hyper-V backup.

Meeting the Challenges of Hybrid Cloud

The drawbacks of public and private clouds are driving adoption of the hybrid cloud. Keep these tips in mind as you make the transition.

Midokura Partners with Fujitsu for OpenStack SDN Deployment

Japanese vendors come together for cloud network virtualization.

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