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SDN to break out in 2015, says HP

LAS VEGAS – Hewlett-Packard believes the opening of its upcoming software-defined networking application store may be the move organizations need...

June 10th, 2014 Howard Solomon


IBM beefs up software-defined storage strategy with updates

IBM Corp. made a focused push into the software-defined storage (SDS) market at its Edge conference in Las Vegas this week,...

May 20th, 2014 Brian Jackson

The Nexus 9508 switch is part of a new family enabling SDN

Cisco fleshes out software-defined networking model

The dream of a programmable network linked to applications -- also called software-defined networking -- has been promoted by almost every...

November 6th, 2013 Howard Solomon


Security, network teams should look over their shoulders

Hardly a day goes by when we don’t handle an IT security-related story – hacking, spear-fishing, network intrusions, the NSA/CIA/...

October 21st, 2013 Howard Solomon

Analyst Eric Hanselman, left, moderated an SDN panel at Interop. ITWC photo

SDN: So near and yet so far

NEW YORK – Software-defined networking, in the words of industry analyst Eric Hanselman, is “the bright shining star” in infrastructure...

October 4th, 2013 Howard Solomon


What SDN can and cannot do for your network – Part 2

Software defined networking (SDN) is still at the early stages of development and adoption. In this video interview, Rami Rahim,...

October 3rd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


What SDN can and cannot do for your network – Part 1

Software defined networking (SDN), an approach to computer networking that enables network managers and administrators to control network services using...

October 3rd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

BlueCat Networks' Michael Hyatt sees bright future for SDN as Hewlett-Packard expands its offerings at Interop New York. ITWC Photo

Canadian security vendor enthusiastically backs SDN

NEW YORK--One of the biggest boosters of the nascent software-defined networking technology is the head of a Canadian company that...

October 1st, 2013 Howard Solomon


Infoblox to offer new way of measuring networks

The traditional definition of an IT network is changing in the face of BYOD and SaaS applications. If so, how...

September 26th, 2013 Howard Solomon