Is RAID Fading Into The Sunset?
With the arrival of faster networks and SSDs, RAID can no longer keep up. Data protection alternatives such as replication and erasure codes are gaining traction.
SDN Strategies Part 2: Cisco, Arista, HP
In the second part of this series examining vendors'' SDN products, I look at Cisco ACI, Arista''s programmable approach, and HP''s commitment to OpenFlow.
NHR End Of Life Alert, April 2014
Don''t let network hardware maintenance issues take you by surprise. Find out which Cisco routing and switching products are retiring this month.
SDN Strategies Part 1: Vendors Vie For Market, Mindshare
It''s a land grab in the software-defined networking market, with heavyweights and startups rolling out an array of technologies for automating the network.
Networking Vendors Issue Heartbleed Fixes
Cisco and Juniper report progress in addressing far-reaching OpenSSL vulnerability that hit switches, VPNs and other products.
Networking, Security, And Grand Unified Theory
With a system that can address both networking and security in NSX, Martin Casado of VMware is borrowing an idea from the world of physics.
Designing The Next-Generation WLAN
With so many different devices and highly mobile workforces, WLAN architects face a lot of challenges. Experts offered guidance on WLAN design, BYOD, and 802.11ac at Interop Las Vegas.
SDN And Wi-Fi: Will They Ever Be Friends?
Can the WLAN industry and its highly proprietary systems play nice with a technology that''s poised to be a poster child for interoperability?
NVMe Poised To Revolutionize Solid-State Storage
Move over SAS and SATA. A new standard ramps up SSD performance with a radical new approach to storage I/O handling.
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The true benefits from network virtualization will come from simplifying the network and applying it to broader use cases, rather than bickering about the finer points of vendors'' SDN products, according to VMware''s Martin Casado.