Not everything was profitable, though: OEM business dropped 13 percent.
The company provides $300 in free credits to test out the new service.
The latest move to help companies test the software-defined networking (SDN) waters comes from Brocade Communications Systems Inc., which yesterday announced a free, one-year license for its new Vyatta Controller.
The offer applies to users all the way back to Windows 7, and includes Windows Phone.
Among the new features is an expected second browser that will run alongside Internet Explorer.
Also coming in 2015: advanced networking services.
The former Workspace Services gets a cloud makeover with a unified management UI.
The emerging software-defined networking (SDN) technology needs to address higher-level networking functionalities in order to help enterprises realize their goal of reduced operating expenses, according to a report from F5 Networks Inc.
Open Virtual Network is aimed at users of Open vSwitch and the OpenStack cloud platform.
Amazon Web Services (AWS) Inc. this week launched its newest EC2 instance category, C4, based on the Intel Haswell processor.
The latest iteration promises dramatic increases in I/O speeds.
Amid the software-defined networking (SDN) hype and wide-ranging predictions about huge growth and imminent industry transformation comes data from a new Piper Jaffray survey indicating prognosticators may be a little too optimistic -- at least in terms of timing.
The figures come via IDC's new quarterly cloud infrastructure tracker.
Big Switch Networks Inc. capped off a big year in the software-defined networking (SDN) industry by announcing its flagship networking fabric was awarded certification for Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 5, laying the groundwork for OpenStack cloud computing implementations.
Plexxi Inc. today announced software-defined networking (SDN) starter kits designed to provide an easy onramp to the nascent network virtualization technology, targeting three typical use cases.
Central to its predictions is the connected, virtualized datacenter.
Mitch Parker of Citrix believes the platform "will offer APIs to connect to all of the on-premises datacenter elements seamlessly."
App Volumes had its genesis in the acquisition of CloudVolumes last August.
Hardware giant Dell Inc. this week announced a partnership with network virtualization company Midokura that brings its MidoNet software-defined networking (SDN) technology to Dell systems as an overlay option for OpenStack environments.
A new product for automating the software delivery process is officially released as well.