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Virtualization Networking Services News
April 19, 2017
Avaya has introduced a platform for taking virtualized network functions to campus networks. New products include an operating system and orchestration engine.
March 07, 2017
Cisco has added cloud-based management to its HyperFlex hyper-converged integrated systems. The vendor also released a HyperFlex model with a much larger network interconnect.
February 22, 2017
Cisco has introduced hardware that contains all the components for running virtual network functions. The new gear delivers Cisco VNFs in the data center and branch office.
November 08, 2016
Cisco Partner Summit 2016 had a strong software undercurrent, as the company discussed plans for software partnering and network automation tools.
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VMware NSX could bring network virtualization under the management of system admins, or it could alter the network admin role. Which will it be? Continue Reading
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Stack Overflow engineer George Beech says when he couldn't find the right tool to automate the VM deployment process, he and his team members decided to create their own. Continue Reading
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Carriers need network functions virtualization implementation prespecification, so they'll look to TM Forum and cloud management models for help. Continue Reading
Three models of virtual networking technologies, including SDN, are enabling Network as a Service, which makes virtual convergence a realistic goal. Continue Reading
SDN and NFV are not part and parcel to each other, but when the two sets of technology meet they advance each other's capabilities. Continue Reading