Startup Cloudistics has launched a new hyperconverged infrastructure product that can be managed from the cloud. The company is partnering with Pica8, whose network OS runs the hardware switch in the Cloudistics appliance.
Barefoot Networks, a startup developing programmable networking chips, announced a $23 million investment from Chinese Internet giants Alibaba and Tencent.
Mellanox has announced new HDR Infiniband switches, adapter cards, and cables with 200Gbps throughput. Products will be available in early 2017.
Startups Veriflow and Forward Networks may provide the visibility and operational stability to enable network operators to climb toward SDN.
People are the biggest distraction at work, according to a quick Packet Pushers survey, beating out social media and even cat photos. Are we are own worst enemy when it comes to productivity?