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Amazon Web Services Adds Two New Specialty Certifications

It also updated its certification portal.

Unsecured Cloud Back-Ends Still Pose Security Threat, New Report Says

"We found almost 43 TB of data exposed and 1,000 apps affected by the HospitalGown vulnerability."

Firms Team Up for Transport SDN Solution

It promises end-to-end network automation and control across all network domains and layers.

Network Agility Drives Software-Defined WAN Adoption, Survey Says

"The motivation for deploying SD-WAN may have started with cost reduction and improved performance, but that's changing."

No Encryption on 82 Percent of Public Cloud Databases, Says Report

Other problems: weak network controls, poor governance, developer-caused security risks and tough compliance complications.

Security Vendor Reportedly Bought by Microsoft

The company, Hexadite, is a security automation and orchestration provider.

AT&T Expands NFV Management Platform

It promises to simplify the process of buying and adding network functionality.

The Rise of Network Functions Virtualization

Learn all about the younger cousin of SDN, transforming networks near you.

Sprint NFV/SDN Research Leads to Open Source Project for Network Efficiency

It runs on standard off-the-shelf Intel servers and achieves core network efficiency by packing multiple networking components into a small number of compute cores.

VMware To Offer Desktop-as-a-Service Infrastructure on Microsoft Azure

The partnership is announced seven months after a deal with Amazon Web Services.

Telstra Building 'Network-as-a-Service' with SDN and NFV

"This new network will be programmable at its core and will automate the provisioning of new applications and services."

Microsoft Shares its Vision of Making the Cloud Smarter

CEO Satya Nadella focuses on artificial intelligence and "Congitive Services."

Dell Refreshes PowerEdge Line for First Time in 3 Years

It's part of an effort to make servers more cloud ready.

VMware Announces IoT Management Offering

The VMware Pulse IoT Center is in a private beta, and due "sometime" in 2017.

Cisco NFV/SDN Research: Service Providers Primarily Seek Agility

The networking modernization movement is going slowly, so Cisco wants to find out why.

Mirantis to Provide OpenStack for Vodafone's SDN/NFV Transformation

Telecoms such as Vodafone and AT&T are leading the way in network modernization efforts.

Amazon Web Services Slashes Prices - Again

The reductions range from 5 percent to 21 percent.

New Hybrid Cloud Offering From Dell Integrates With Azure Stack

The full solution should be available later this year.

Study Shows About Two-Thirds of Enterprise Workloads Remain In-House

Cloud outsourcing not as rampant as many believe.

Cisco to Acquire Cloud-Based SD-WAN Specialist Viptela

Five-year-old startup rival Viptela was founded by former Cisco execs.