Monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry Updates (Sep. 2016)

Hello and welcome to another edition of monthly Computer Networking/IT industry updates. In this edition, you’ll find some interesting news and product releases by the vendors in our industry, over the last one month (September 2016).

#1. Cisco offers media companies and global video delivery networks protection against Video Piracy and Cyber Threats via Videoguard Everywhere, Streaming Piracy Prevention and Infrastructure Security solutions. More..

#2. HPE | Microsoft Azure Stack Solution to deliver on-premises integrated Microsoft Azure Hybrid Cloud solutions to companies that want to host the Azure platform in their data centers. More..

#3. HPE announces plan for spinoff and merger of its non-core software assets — which includes HPE’s application delivery management, big data, enterprise security, Information management & governance, and IT operations management businesses (among others) — with Micro Focus in a transaction valued at approx. $8.8 billion. More..

#4. Brocade Introduces Brocade SLX 9850 Routing Solution for Data Centers that delivers 230 Tbps non-blocking chassis fabric capacity. With a unique 1.5U Modular Line Card, this router can support up to 4 million routes. More..

#5. Extreme Networks agrees to Acquire Wireless LAN business from Zebra Technologies Corporation (Formerly Motorola WiFi). The transaction purchase price is estimated at $55 Million USD. More..

#6. Aruba, a HPE company, introduces Aruba Mobile First Platform, a software layer that provides APIs for developers to increase the pace of innovation in Mobile & IoT technologies. More..

#7. Riverbed is introducing SteelCentral SaaS solution to provide cloud-based performance management, and extending monitoring to any endpoint using SteelCentral Aternity. More..

#8. Dell EMC announces Dell EMC ScaleIO Ready Node, a software-defined all-flash offering running on Dell EMC PowerEdge x86 servers. More..

#9. NetApp introduces NetApp E2800, an entry-level all-flash array for midsize businesses and remote offices, intended for data analytics applications. More..

#10. Microsoft introduces new offerings and services for IT professionals at the recently concluded Microsoft Ignite conference. More..

#11. Google introduces Google Cloud and renames Google Apps for Work as GSuite. More..

#12. NETSCOUT unveils InfiniStreamNG, a real-time information platform for Service Assurance, Cybersecurity and Big Data. More..

#13. SolarWinds acquires AppNeta Traceview solution, a SaaS-based Application Performance Monitoring (APM) product and technology. More..

#14. Infoblox Announces Agreement to be Acquired by Vista Equity partners for $26.50 per share in cash. More..

#15. VMware eases Windows 10 Migration through VMware SysTrack Desktop Assessment, a free cloud-based service to examine end-user behavior, device inventory & configuration, software web and network usage patterns. More..

#16. Vidyo, a provider of embedded video communications and telehealth to introduce VirtualDesign, its new clinical design service. More..

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