The specters of security and vendor lock-in continue to make businesses wary.
Scalability improvements, better HTML Client top the list of upgrades.
It will enable consistent SD-WAN assurance, application performance and security policies.
New service extends reach of SD-WAN-based networking fabric to public cloud platforms.
It will be officially released in September.
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His successor is former CFO David Henshall.
No. 1 topic for organizations: "What is the status of software-defined networking? Should I consider SDN?"
This time, it's for Microsoft SQL Server instances on EC2.
Company seeks to lead scaling of the white-box ecosystem.
About half of the businesses polled have fewer than 10 percent of their OSes running Microsoft's latest.
For one thing: "the next big thing on the networking horizon."
Analyst says it brings SDN to enterprise networking.
The records of nearly 200 million U.S. voters were compromised.
Company says it unifies defense across multivendor environments that can span private and public clouds.
Its newest magic quadrant report is out, and AWS remains "dominant," the research firm says.
It provides a pay-as-you-go pricing model for organizations implementing large-scale application deployments.
It also includes an integrated framework for network functions virtualization (NFV) management.
Upgraded security is a key benefit of the new partnership.
Deal includes network OS, vRouter line of virtual routers, NFV talent and more.