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September 04, 2014
Cisco expands and innovates its Unified Computing System product line, enabling partners to seize more business with the current UCS customer base as well as new opportunities in the edge scale environment.
November 20, 2013
VMware NSX could bring network virtualization under the management of system admins, or it could alter the network admin role. Which will it be?
October 17, 2013
VMware announced general availability of its NSX network virtualization software, but it won't tell us how much it will cost.
October 09, 2013
Expert Paul Kirvan discusses the debut of the VMware NSX platform and what it means to both network virtualization security and cloud security.
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