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Fortinet’s Security-First Approach to SD-WAN Continues to Gain Momentum

Fortinet’s Security-First Approach to SD-WAN Continues to Gain Momentum

Independent testing and new customers and use cases show the value of best-of-breed security and best-of-breed SD-WAN in a single integrated offering.  Fortinet  has announced recent customer, partner and market momentum, as well as independent testing results, of its FortiGate Secure SD-WAN solution. Gartner has just recently released a report titled, “Survey Analysis: Address Security

Broadcom First to Ship 7th Generation Fibre Channel

Emulex HBAs set a new standard in speed and low latency performance for mission-critical enterprise workloads and emerging applications Broadcom today announced the industry’s first family of Gen 7 Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapters (HBAs) designed for accelerating today’s mission-critical enterprise workloads and emerging mission critical applications including artificial intelligence-based business analytics. Broadcom’s Emulex LPe35000-series

WorldLink Selects Juniper Networks to Power Nepal’s Networking Transformation

Extensive network modernization undertaken by Nepal’s largest service provider, capitalizing on the country’s rapid development and growth in internet penetration Juniper Networks today announced that WorldLink, Nepal’s largest internet service provider, has successfully leveraged Juniper’s globally-proven, high-performance networking solutions to tackle the networking constraints and complexities of an exponentially growing consumer market. As a country

Sify and Cisco unveil Software Defined WAN for Indian Enterprises

Sify Technologies Limited and Cisco Systems announced the launch of their Managed and Secure Software-defined Wide Area Network (SD WAN) service, built on the Cisco SD-WAN platform. Sify’s managed SD-WAN service will be the key driver for delivering a “Hybrid WAN for companies adopting Hybrid IT” in the Indian market. Sify’s SD WAN is offered

Juniper Networks Named a Leader in Hardware Platforms for Software-Defined Networking Report

Juniper Networks recently announced it has been positioned as a Leader in “The Forrester Wave™: Hardware Platforms For Software-Defined Networking, Q1 2018,” a new report published by Forrester Research, Inc. As enterprises migrate to the cloud, it will be important that they build open and flexible platforms that promote programmability and automation to simplify network

Cisco Disrupts Optical Transport with Innovative Modular Platforms

The constant need for more bandwidth is driving innovation in networking platforms, providing more value through increased flexibility, scale and automation. Network operators are rapidly adopting automation features using the Cisco® Network Convergence System (NCS) 1000 Series, with more than 4 petabits per second (Pbps) of capacity already deployed globally across mission-critical applications. Automated capabilities

Extreme Networks Completes Acquisition of the Networking Business from Avaya

Extreme Networks announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Avaya Inc.’s (“Avaya”) networking business. The acquisition supports the company’s growth strategy to lead the enterprise networking market with end-to-end software-driven solutions for enterprise customers from the data center to the wireless edge. “This is an exciting day for Extreme and a strategic milestone

Cisco Introduces Programs to Accelerate Adoption of Intent-based Networking

Designed to be intuitive, Cisco’s new network can recognize intent, mitigate threats through encryption, and learn over time Cisco today announced that its global ecosystem of customers, developers and partners are embracing the company’s ambitious vision for a new era of networking. Unveiled last week, Cisco’s new network can recognize intent, mitigate threats, and learn

Rukus Brings Affordable, High-Performance Wi-Fi to the Hospitality Market

RUCKUS, a part of BROCADE, today announced its fourth generation wall-mounted access point (AP) designed to provide hotel guests with fast, reliable Wi-Fi. The RUCKUS H320 all-in-one AP and switch features the latest 802.11ac Wave 2 technology, enabling guests to simultaneously connect multiple devices to hotel Wi-Fi networks. The AP also allows property managers to

Extreme Networks Elevates the Hospitality Wi-Fi Experience with Next Gen WiNG Solution Launched

Extreme’s newest access point specifically addresses the unique needs of the hospitality market with slim design, easy install and QoS integration Consumer expectations for seamless Wi-Fi have significantly increased in recent years, especially in the hospitality market where guests expect their room to include its own access point (AP) to support multiple devices. At HITEC,

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