Network virtualization and SDN are finally making VDI viable for the enterprise. Art Cole discusses where it will work best.
Data Center Section
Hardware Customization in a Software-Driven Universe
Programmability will bring unprecedented flexibility to the software defined network, but what about customizing the underlying hardware? Read »
- Networking in a Changing Data Environment
Just as networks take their first steps into virtual infrastructure, the data environment and its requirements are changing again. Read »
- Networking, Private Cloud, and the Heterogeneous Environment
Some networking vendors aim to unify multi-vendor, legacy data center silos into the interoperable environments private cloud requires. Read »
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Silicon vendor acquires Xpliant for $90 million in a bid to get a bigger foothold in the SDN marketplace.
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Enterprise data centers need backup that can handle virtual environments. Altaro's latest solution is specifically designed to ease Hyper-V backup.
The drawbacks of public and private clouds are driving adoption of the hybrid cloud. Keep these tips in mind as you make the transition.
Japanese vendors come together for cloud network virtualization.
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.