It’s the 100th episode of Network Break! Thanks to our listeners for helping the show to grow and for joining us each week to eat virtual donuts and opine on tech and networking news.
We’re looking ahead to the next hundred episodes, so if you’ve got feedback on how we can improve, topic suggestions, ideas for guests, or anything else you’d like to tell us, please drop a line at [email protected] or leave a comment in the show notes.
And of course we have a ton of tech news, including the latest from Cisco, Nutanix, Google, Open vSwitch, HPE, Arista, and Intel.
Join CloudGenix and the Packet Pushers at the SDWAN Mixer at VMworld on Monday August 29 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Located at the MGM Grand Centrifuge Lounge, you can hang with CloudGenix and Greg Ferro and Ethan Banks from the Packet Pushers to discuss what an SDWAN application-defined branch looks like. Plus there’s free food and drinks, as well as T-shirts and giveaways. Make sure to register here to join us. This is an event you don’t want to miss!
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Cisco beats earnings but plans to cut 5,500 jobs – Business Insider
Nutanix Software Now Runs on Cisco UCS – Nutanix
Google Fiber is on hold as the future of blazing Internet turns toward wireless tech – MIT Technology Review
Open vSwitch is now a Linux Foundation Project – Packet Pushers
Open Source Explodes Enterprise Procurement – Light Reading
Arista in Q2 2016 – Arista PDF
ARM Processors: ARM IP and Intel Custom Foundry – ARM Connected Community
Intel rolls out silicon photonics for data centers – Optics.org
Joule – Intel
Curie – Intel