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Analysis: Hyper-converged infrastructure

Three years ago a startup called Nutanix surprised the infrastructure world by releasing a 2U-sized integrated appliance with an x86-based...

October 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Biggest challenge for SDN isn’t technology, says Gartner

Work on software-defined networking has been going on for almost two decades, but it's only been in the past year...

October 27th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Interconnect firm expands to UK

A global direct interconnection startup has bought a British counterpart to gain an automation platform. IIX Inc., based in California...

October 22nd, 2014 Howard Solomon

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CIRA adds more DNS protection for .ca subscribers

Canada's domain name authority has added a new service to help organizations reduce the impact of malicious attacks to their...

October 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon


Dell’s latest NGFW for mid-size firms

Dell's SonicWall division has added a fourth next generation firewall to its SuperMassive 9000 series, which it says has the same...

October 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

FEATURE Fortinet 3810D firewall

Fortinet to increase firewall’s firepower

Fortinet Inc. will soon  have a 100 GbE rack-sized firewall in its lineup. The company said Monday its FortiGate 3810D...

October 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Cisco to work with Calgary hospital on health innovations

Cisco Systems Inc. wants to be more than a networking equipment manufacturer, which is why it has expanded into servers...

October 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Picking a virtual session border controller

In the increasing world of software-defined everything, CIOs are taking a look at network functions virtualization (NFV), which brings network functions...

October 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

WildPackets' Omnipliance WiFi

A network analyzer for 802.11ac

With the increasing number of mobile devices and access points capable of handling the Wi-Fi 802.11ac standard, network managers face...

October 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon