What an IT department learned from the 4-hour outage of a massive 10,000 port network.
The good news about network security is there are always new processes, products and updates to fight the constant battle against malicious nogoodniks. The bad news? Those malevolent rascals tend to always pull more aces out of their sleeves.
A10's Thunder ADC has been fully integrated with Cisco ACI, offering enterprises a new option for automatic provisioning of application delivery and security services. A10 says it's a lower cost alternative to other ADC offerings.
Brocade is now offering its Vyatta controller and will let you use it for free for a year so you can gain some experience with SDN.
Cisco plans to roll out in the second quarter new LAN switches that will serve as a stopgap for businesses that want to roll out faster WLANs but don't want to update their cabling just yet.
Some of the developers of Open vSwitch are now working on a new project, called Open Virtual Network, to add virtual networking for OVS users.
Pluribus, an SDN startup, just scored another $50 million in funding, this time from Temesak, an investment firm based in Singapore.
WhatsApp has announced a Web version of its popular messaging app on the Chrome Web browser.
Companies are facing the heat with less than six months until the retirement of the highly successful Windows Server 2003.
The release of Xen 4.5 brings various improvements that among others, allow it to run faster on Intel hardware and support more memory on ARM.