Aerohive challenges Cisco ISE and Aruba ClearPass with its new A3 secure network access software.
Savvius upgrades its Spotlight appliance to monitor network and application performance in real time, including custom and SaaS applications.
As predicted, Arista starts work on the Campus.
Big Switch has added packet capture and analytics appliances, based on x86 servers, to its Big Monitoring Fabric NPB product.
Juniper has enhanced Contrail Enterprise Multicloud to provide a single policy and management platform to handle networking for workloads in private and public clouds.
Cisco Tetration will be available as a SaaS offering, as well as a virtual appliance that runs on ESXi. Cisco positions Tetration for workload protection.
Infoblox updates its cloud-based DNS security service to run without agent software and improves its ability to filter unwanted and malicious sites.
The open-source SONiC switch OS, originally developed by Microsoft, got some love from startups at the Open Compute Summit.
Juniper has announced a slate of new enteprise products for the data center, campus, branch & cloud to enable a multicloud environment.
Citrix has acquired Cedexis, a company that provides a DNS service that can steer requests based on real-time performance data, for an undisclosed amount.
ExtraHop has released a new security product that uses a data capture appliance & cloud service to detect anomalies that could indicate malicious activity on the network.
Aerohive Networks is announcing 802.11ax APs ahead of the final ratification of the latest WiFi standard. 11ax aims to boost AP efficiency & serve more clients.
Endace has released a new packet capture appliance for branch offices. The EP-124 Network Analytics Platform is a 1RU appliance with four 1/10GbE links or one 40GbE link.
LiveAction acquires LivingObjects, going after the service provider market.
Barefoot Networks introduces Deep Sight, a network monitoring application for its programmable Tofino switch ASIC that captures packet-by-packet data at line rate.
SUSE is launching Cloud Application Platform, a development platform built on SUSE’s distribution of Cloud Foundry and Kubernetes.
The Open Network Automation Platform, a Linux Foundation project, has released ONAP Amsterdam, an open-source platform to enable network automation for carriers and service providers.
LiveAction’s LiveNX 7 boosts its network performance and SD-WAN monitoring software with machine learning and integration with Cisco Viptela.
Juniper Networks has announced updates to its Contrail Cloud offering, which is designed to help service providers and telcos build cloud infrastructures in their central offices and PoPs.
ThousandEyes has announced a new capability for monitoring network performance. Called Device Layer, it uses SNMP to collect data on routers, switches, and other networking gear.
Barracuda Networks has released a new DDoS protection service designed to thwart volumetric attacks against Web applications. The service requires Barracuda’s Web application firewall.
Fujitsu Network Communications is launching an SD-WAN offering for service providers based on software and appliances from Silver Peak.
Cisco’s latest version of ACI allows multi-site connectivity of geographically distributed data centers and adds support for Kubernetes.
Extreme Networks will purchase Brocade’s data center networking assets directly, rather than wait for Broadcom’s acquisition of Brocade to go forward.
Cisco is launching a new service to let customers manage UCS and HyperFlex from the cloud.