Take a Network Break! Cisco rolled out a slew of announcements at Cisco Live Europe including ACI Anywhere (i.e. ACI for multicloud), HyperFlex for edge deployments, and new features for its CloudCenter Suite.
In other Cisco news, the company announced the acquisition of Singularity Networks to bolster Cisco’s Crosswork Network Automation portfolio. We also discuss HealthBot from Juniper Networks. U.S. prosecutors target Huawei with criminal charges in New York and Washington State.
Reuters reports that former U.S. intelligence officers are working for the United Arab Emirates to provide surveillance on foreign governments, human rights activists, and Americans. Juniper blames cloud weakness for a soft Q4 and an 8% revenue dip for its full fiscal year. Mellanox posts a strong Q4 and fiscal 2018 results amid acquisition rumors.
Intel anoints interim CEO Robert Swan to officially run the chipmaker, BGPMon.net is closing, and Apple and Facebook come to digital blows over violations of Apple’s rules on public and private apps.
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Cisco Data Center Goes Anywhere Your Data Is – Cisco Systems
Cisco Fulfills on the Vision for ACI Anywhere – Cisco Systems
Cisco CloudCenter Suite: Your Multicloud Management Champion – Cisco Systems
Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Singularity Networks – Cisco Systems
Juniper Contrail HealthBot – Juniper Networks
BiB 018: Juniper Announces Bots For Network Automation – Packet Pushers
Intel Names Robert Swan CEO – Intel Newsroom