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Cavium Acquires Its Way to SDN

Silicon vendor acquires Xpliant for $90 Million in a bid to get a bigger foothold into 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.

SDN Automation: Not as Simple as You Might Think

Automation and SDN seem to go hand in hand, but several challenges still need to be solved before automation is automatic in software defined networks.

PLUMgrid Scores Plum Cloud Contract

Cloud security, virtual private cloud features help PLUMgrid OpenStack Networking Suite beat out VMware and Juniper in bid to build Swisscom IT Services cloud.

Why SDN is Unnecessary for Enterprise Cloud [VIDEO]

Do enterprise private clouds need SDN? No, say top execs at OpenStack vendor Nebula.

OpenDaylight SDN Grows to 39 Members with Oracle

Oracle and others swell the ranks of the open-source OpenDaylight SDN collaboration project.

Review: ownCloud 6 Addresses Cloud Security FUD

Cloud security fears got you down? OwnCloud’s latest update brings file sync and share to the enterprise without the need for an external host.

How Brocade CEO Lloyd Carney Energized a Tired Company

NEWS ANALYSIS: During Carney’s 17 months on the job, the company has increased its profit margins and built its market cap up to $4.05 billion.

SDN Isn't Growing Networking, It's Slowing It Down

Infonetics Research points to SDN hesitation as having a negative impact on the buying patterns in the service provider space.

ExtraHop Raises $41 Million for Network Monitoring [VIDEO]

Jesse Rothstein, CEO of ExtraHop, explains why his network monitoring company is the next big thing.

Network Infrastructure Concerns for Big Data

Big Data initiatives require a rethinking of current data center network infrastructure. Is your network ready to enable business analytics on a large scale?

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