October OpenStack release will be a major milestone for cloud networking.
Data Center Section
Working Toward the Wide Area LAN
Increasing reliance on the cloud is making the WAN critical to enterprise connectivity. Vendors are stepping up to deliver LAN-like functionality for the WANs of the future. Read »
- First SDN, Then the Intelligent Network
What are the practical benefits of intelligent networks, and how does network intelligence differ from SDN? Read »
- What's Holding Data Center Performance Back?
Data center spending often focuses on performance improvements. But what are the real culprits behind poor performance, and how can you fix it? Read »
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