Press release round up in YouTube form for Jan 11, 2017. We hit Arista, NetBeez, Viptela, Silver Peak, Velocloud, ETSI, and Extreme Networks.
BeyondTrust has released a free IoT vulnerability scanner.
SD-WAN startup Versa Networks is partnering with Tata Communications on an SD-WAN service that will become available in 130 countries.
Netwrix Auditor 8.5 monitors user access and permissions for business-critical applications and systems including Windows, Exchange, Office 365, and Oracle.
The startup ZeroStack is courting would-be private cloud buyers with what it hopes is a friendly and functional incarnation of OpenStack.
Citrix and Equinix are partnering to let customers access Equinix Cloud Exchange using NetScaler SD-WAN appliances.
Brocade has announced three new switches as part of its SLX product line, and three Automation Suites for its Workflow Composer automation platform.
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.
The startup Igneous Systems offers on-premises hyperconverged infrastructure that’s managed as a service on behalf of the customer. The company’s goal is to provide on-premises data storage and applications with the pricing and management models of the public cloud.
Startup Webscale Networks has built a set of application delivery services for apps that run in public clouds. It aims to help control cloud costs while also ensuring good performance and enabling disaster recovery among different cloud providers.
EarthLink recently announced the launch of an SD-WAN service based on technology from VeloCloud, an SD-WAN startup. Here’s what I learned about what’s hype & what’s real
WatchGuard has announced Wi-Fi Cloud, which lets customers manage WatchGuard’s APs from an online portal. The service also includes WIPS and analytics features.
Avaya has announced the Cloud Networking Platform, which lets customers manage Avaya’s wireless network gear from the cloud. The Cloud Network Platform will be available in November.
Citrix is expanding its SD-WAN capabilities with a new appliance and new features for its NetScaler SD-WAN product line with its 9.1 software release.
Pica8, which makes the PicOS network operating system to run on white box and brite box switches, has announced support for OpenFlow 1.5 in its new software release.
Juniper Networks has announced two new firewalls and Policy Enforcer software that can push security policies to access switches to block or quarantine compromised hosts.
CloudPhysics has released a calculator that tallies up the costs of virtual machines running in your private cloud, and can compare that with the cost of running similar workloads in AWS and Azure.
ONOS, the Open Network Operating System, has announced Hummingbird, the eighth release of the open source SDN OS designed for service providers.
Colorado grows the capabilities of the OPNFV platform, making it possible to test additional features and scenarios. Key advancements are in the areas of IPv6, security, service function chaining, and VPN.
ExtraHop 6.0 adds new features, including continuous packet capture, to its streaming analytics platform.
Silver Peak is partnering with Masergy on an SD-WAN service for enterprises.
The OpenDaylight Project has released Boron, the fifth version of its SDN controller. Boron includes numerous contributions from telcos and service providers, but is the enterprise ready to get on board?
Riverbed has announced SteelConnect 2.0, an SD-WAN product that points to the company’s future.