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Report: Windows 10 RTM will be out in July

Windows 10 RTM will be completed in the month of July, according to leaked information this week.

Commvault addresses enterprise file-sharing concerns with new products

Commvault this week unveiled new solutions that take aim at enterprise pain points with regards to cloud-storage management, compliance and file storage that is both Web- and mobile-friendly.

Apple flips the switch on buggy OS X Yosemite networking stack in upcoming update

Apple swaps problematic discoveryd with mDNSResponder in upcoming beta update for OS X 10.10 Yosemite.

HP boosts SDN gain with ConteXtream acquisition

HP solidified its place in the OpenDaylight Project by purchasing open software-defined networking vendor ConteXtream.

Spotlight: Cumulus aims to beat Cisco with open SDN

Cumulus Networks is looking to take on the big vendors like Cisco with its flavor of open software-defined networking.

Got IP networking skills? You're in high demand

Since about 15 years ago, I've been loath to use the phrase "skills gap," but at least in the case of IP networking professionals, it appears there are too few people in the world who can do the connectivity jobs we need in our modern world.

Open networking a big win for customers and vendors, says analyst

Even as the big proprietary vendors play down the importance of open networking, enterprises are at least taking a long, hard look at the growing open networking trend. And according to Patrick Moorhead, founder, president and principal analyst at Moor Insights & Strategy, it's something even the most conservative of enterprise analysts are considering.

Watch out, MPLS! SD-WAN is taking over (in about 5 years)

Software-defined wide area networking vendors are making all kinds of promises about the benefits of the technology and what it means for the future of the branch office. According David Hughes, founder and CEO of Silver Peak, the potential cost savings by using SD-WAN are huge.

A look at the most in-demand mobile skills this summer

Cloud computing, IT security and data analytics continue to grab the lion's share of tech hiring headlines, but mobile application development remains a very hot area for IT pros. Here are the mobile skills most sought-after by CIOs.

New Salesforce releases aim to improve community in the cloud

Salesforce, a leading player in the CRM space, has announced the release today of three new applications aimed at providing what it calls "the next generation of the Community Cloud."