Take a Network Break! Mike Fratto from Current Analysis joins us as guest pundit as we delve into the Broadcom acquisition of Brocade, the CenturyLink/Level 3 deal, and Cisco’s latest reorganization.
We also speculate on Cisco’s IoT plans, and ponder a code switch at the Linux Foundation’s OpenSwitch project.
Mellanox goes open source to drive interest in its network processor, and Arista has an excellent quarter.
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CenturyLink buying Level 3 in USD34bn deal – Telegeography
Mellanox Launches Open Source Software Initiative for Routers, Load Balancers, and Firewalls – Mellanox Technologies
Arista Networks, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results – Arista Networks