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VMware introduces NSX models with lower costs, lesser features

VMware appears to be targeting small or cash-strapped enterprises with two new models of its NSX software-defined networking product line.

Extreme Networks launches cloud-managed networking product

Extreme Networks is looking to make enterprise network provisioning and management simpler with the release of ExtremeCloud, a cloud-managed network offering.

In the face of a changing network landscape, the engineer's job is going nowhere

As technology continues to change at what sometimes feels like an ever increasing pace, the jobs of those deploying and managing that technology change.

Spotlight: After 30 years, Interop has moved far beyond its original vision

It has been 30 years since the inaugural Interop (then called the TCP/IP Interoperability Conference), and the networking conference has grown from its humble beginnings with industry professionals from 65 companies to one with thousands of attendees and more than 160 vendors displaying their wares.

Pluribus adds metadata tagging capabilities to VCF Insight Analytics

Pluribus Networks updated its network monitoring and analytics product with more intelligence so network professionals can more easily troubleshoot and manage their enterprise networks.

Talari expands SD-WAN integration to Microsoft cloud and hypervisor

Talari Networks is expanding its virtualization and public cloud integrations to Microsoft technologies. In addition to existing integrations with VMware ESX and Amazon Web Services, Talari now also supports Microsoft Azure and Microsoft Hyper-V.

Spherix kicks off legal battle over IP infringement against Level 3 and others

Spherix, known for its many lawsuits against companies in the network equipment and telecommunications spaces, has three new targets. The company announced it filed lawsuits for alleged intellectual property infringement against Level 3 Communications, TW Telecom and Fairpoint Communications.

Cisco communications lead moves over to LinkedIn

Melissa Selcher, the company's vice president and chief communications officer, has left to take on the role of vice president of corporate communications at LinkedIn.

Need an efficiency boost? Microsoft Flow may be able to help with that

Microsoft has released Flow, a service that automates workflow connections, similar to If This Then That, but specific to Microsoft software. It also released PowerApps, a service that aims to simplify building apps for specific needs.

Spotlight: Mojo Networks goes head-to-head against Wi-Fi competitors on price

Mojo Networks is looking to compete with other Wi-Fi access point vendors, and the vendor's latest strategy is to drop the price of its 802.11ac access points.