"A trend has emerged where vendors leverage open source to build closed proprietary solutions, providing only marginal benefit to the broader ecosystem."
It claims SDN can help organizations increase agility, enhance security and provide optimal efficiency.
Its software-defined networking fabric now supports hyper-converged solutions from VMware, along with multi-container environments.
Revenues exceed $7 billion for the year.
Software-defined networking isn't making datacenter inroads as quickly as expected, according to IHS.
Company commercially supports Juniper-backed SDN project, teams up with Wind River for NFV proof-of-concept.
The $650 million deal will help it compete more directly with Dell in the HCI arena.
VMware has joined the OPEN-O Project, recently formed to enable network operators to deliver end-to-end services across network functions virtualization infrastructure, software-defined networks and legacy network services.
Unidesk packages apps as modular virtual disk "layers."
Although old-guard networking company Cisco was slow to embrace new-age disruptions such as network functions virtualization and software-defined networking, it's fully invested now and a company exec predicts big things for the upstart technologies in the year ahead.
The new release includes a diagnostic tool.
To get ahead, you need to stay agile.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
No DMZ is required for the new service.
The 'Creators Update' may not be out until March 2017, though.
Enhancements to its SDN monitoring fabric are part of a new BigSecure Architecture.
CERT says Windows 10 should still run the Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit.
Such a move would have been unthinkable a decade ago.
A new open source project hosted by The Linux Foundation says it bridges the gap between software-defined networking and network functions virtualization in its 1.0 release.
It's the first official roadmap Microsoft has published for the product.
Possible API infrastructure standard used in successful U.S./Europe bridge.