Cisco’s Nexus 9508 built for speed

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) has put to good use the talent and technology it has acquired from its $863 million purchase last year of Insieme Networks. Among the first products to come

Published on: March 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Cisco’s Unified Computing System for data Centre consolidation

This video shows how Tutor Perini consolidated servers, switches, and storage access from multiple data centers onto a single Cisco Unified Computing System, thereby reducing operating costs.

Published on: August 15th, 2013 Dave Webb

Evolve your Data Centre: Cisco Unified Computing System

See how Cisco Unified Computing System simplifies your IT department through the data center.

Published on: August 15th, 2013 Dave Webb

Juniper up next with cloud switches

Juniper's data center announcement next week is expected to include switches based on new silicon that allows them to establish a flat fabric for cloud computing.Sources say Juniper will unveil its Stratus line

Published on: February 15th, 2011 Jim Duffy

Cisco updates small-business switches, phones

Cisco Systems Inc. is updating parts of its product line for small businesses, a world where IT needs have grown up over the past few years.  In a broad product rollout, the company

Published on: September 22nd, 2010 Stephen Lawson

Cisco upgrades data centre switches

Cisco Systems Inc. announced on Tuesday it will ship new products designed to connect storage, switches, servers and virtual machine software in data centres. These include security software for the Nexus 1000V soft

Published on: September 14th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Paving the way for the flat network

All of a sudden, data centre networking has gone from ho-hum to hot. The status quo -- that hierarchical, three-tier network that has dominated the data centre since the late 1990s – is being

Published on: September 13th, 2010 Beth Schultz

Nortel to sell Shasta switch line

Nortel Networks Corp., which has sold off its major business assets, announced Friday it is negotiating to sell the unit that makes high-end switches, including the Shasta product line.Toronto-based Nortel has been operating

Published on: August 27th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

How to build solid, reliable networks

SAN FRANCISCO  - While almost every part of a modern data centre can be considered mission-critical, the network is the absolute foundation of all communications. That's why it must be designed and built

Published on: August 13th, 2010 Paul Venezia