Networking News & Reviews - Page 5
More Networking News
eWEEK DATA POINTS: Bolstered by artificial intelligence, the network is becoming automated and intelligent—self-healing, and self-driving—freeing organizations to let go of drudge work and concentrate on creating greater competitive advantage and focusing on the customer experience.
Intel Capital has added 14 tech startups to its portfolio of investments in areas such as health care, communications and manufacturing. The record $117 million in funding was announced at Intel’s annual investor conference.
PRODUCT ANALYSIS: With SD-WANs no longer enough for most modern businesses, Aruba’s SD-Branch solution extends the value proposition being delivered by them to encompass the entire branch environment.
NEWS ANALYSIS: The challenge for network managers is how to ensure the quality of network-based applications, particularly latency and jitter-sensitive ones—such as voice and video--remains high. InfoVista has some ideas on how to do that.
NEWS ANALYSIS: This combined company can have a big impact on enterprise IT. F5-NGINX now owns the end-to-end application experience from the app server to the data center.
PRODUCT ANALYSIS: Arista Networks announces its new 7360X series of switches that double system density and reduce power requirements, all of which leads to a more cost-effective network.
NEWS ANALYSIS: Despite the hefty cost of acquisition ($6.9 billion), the purchase of Mellanox by Nvidia has long-term transformative potential because it addresses the future of the data center.
PRODUCT ANALYSIS: How Marchex brings actionable intelligence to business interactions with an AI-powered platform that leverages natural language processing in real time.
TREND ANALYSIS: Most businesses standardize on couple of server, network and storage vendors but are forced to use dozens of security vendors. Palo Alto Networks uses its platform security approach to enable partners to add their IP under the umbrella of a single provider.