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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry Updates (Aug. 23 – Sept. 09)

    Hello, Welcome to another edition of bi-monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry updates. In this edition, you’ll find some interesting product releases and news from the vendors in our industry, over the last two weeks. #1. Amazon Web Services to acquire Elemental Technologies, Inc. that provides software-defined video solutions for multiscreen content delivery, mostly used by media and entertainment companies. Read more… #2. Barracuda Networks Introduces Barracuda Backup Vx, a software virtual appliance for backup. This product offers two options for replication: to the Barracuda cloud or to Barracuda Backup Receiver Vx hosted in their own premises. More… #3. Blue Coat reveals that more than 95% of websites in 10 new TLDs…

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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry Updates (Aug. 09 – 22, ’15)

    Hello, Welcome to another edition of bi-monthly Computer Networking/IT industry updates. In this edition, you’ll find some interesting news and product releases from the vendors in our industry over the last two weeks (August 09 – August 22, 2015). #1. Juniper Networks launches Online Design and Architecture center for customers (especially Juniper Networks customers) to learn more about Cloud Data Center networking trends and solutions. Here is the website. Read more… #2. Barracuda introduces CudaDrive, a cloud-based File Server for business with plans available per storage capacity (for unlimited users), rather than per user pricing. More… #3. Fortinet launches Fortigate-600D Mid-range Enterprise Firewall: The new Fortigate-600D offers 36 Gbps of firewall…

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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry Updates (Jul. 25 – Aug. 08, ’15)

    Hello, Welcome to another edition of bi-monthly Computer Networking and IT industry updates. In this edition, you’ll find some interesting news and product releases published by the vendors in our industry, over the last two weeks (July 25 to August 08, 2015). #1. Hp to acquire ActiveState’s Stackato business, a PaaS solution with Cloud Foundary at its core that helps customers transition to hybrid cloud. More… #2. Hp introduces Hyper-Converged Appliance – Hp CS 250, that offers highly available unified virtual server and storage infrastructure. Read more…  #3. Amazon Web Services introduces Amazon Aurora, a MySQL-compatible database engine that (according to the company) combines the speed and availability of high-end commercial…

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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry Updates (Jun. 27 – Jul. 24)

    Hello, Welcome to another edition of bi-monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry updates. In this edition, you’ll find some interesting product releases and news from the vendors in our industry from June 27 – July 24, ’15. #1. Ruckus Wireless Introduces Point-to-Point/Multi-point 802.11ac WiFi Bridge: The new Ruckus ZoneFlex P300 bridge system is compliant with 802.11ac and the manufacturer says it offers hundreds of megabits of performance at line-of-sight for distances up to 8 KM with the internal antennas. Read more… #2. Dell Storage SC Series Arrays will support the New TLC 3D NAND Technology for mainstream read-intensive flash drives. More… #3. Barracuda introduces CudaLaunch, a mobile app for secure remote access to…

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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry Updates (June 12 – 26, ’15)

    Hello, Welcome to another edition of bi-monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry updates. In this edition, you’ll find some interesting news, product releases from the vendors in our industry over the last two weeks (June 12 – June 26, 2015). #1. Juniper Networks and Ruckus Wireless form a Technology Alliance to offer unified wired and wireless networking solutions to customers. Read more… Juniper Networks has also announced a compact 3 Tbps fixed configuration Router. More… #2. Avaya Introduces Collaboration Pod 2400: This is for mid-sized companies and combines applications, storage, servers, networking, and management components in an easy-to-deploy and ready-to-operate package. Read more… #3. NetApp Introduces All-Flash Storage Arrays: The new All-Flash FAS (AFF) 8000 series…

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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry Updates (June 01 – 11, ’15)

    Hello, Welcome to another edition of bi-monthly Computer Networking/IT Technologies industry updates & news. In this edition, you’ll find some interesting product releases and news from the vendors in our industry. #1. Cisco has added new ToR Switches to its ACI Data Center Portfolio: The Cisco Nexus 3232C (128 ports of 28 Gb, 32 ports of 100 Gb); Cisco Nexus 3264Q (64 ports of 40 Gb) are the new additions. They have also introduced new softwares/applications for this segment. Read more… #2. Axis Communications announces two new Visual and Thermal Cameras: The new Axis P86 PT Head Network Camera Series product line offers long-range of vision for applications like perimeter protection, border…

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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking/IT Technologies Industry Updates (May 16 – 31, ’15)

    Hello, Welcome to another edition of bi-monthly Computer Networking/IT Technologies Industry updates. In this post, let’s look at some interesting product releases and news from the vendors/companies in our industry, over the last two weeks (May 16 – May 31, 2015). #1. Cisco Introduces New Certifications: CCNA Industrial (IoT), CCNA & CCNP (Cloud): More… #2. Juniper Networks Introduces Juniper Networks Certified Design Associate (JNCDA) Certification: This new offering, according to the company, teaches best practices and new techniques across network design including SDN and NFV. Read more… #3. Aruba Networks Introduces 802.11ac Wave2 Access Points: The New Aruba 320 Series Access Points are Wave2 APs with dynamic MU-MIMO grouping. More… #4. Ruckus…

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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry Updates (May 01 – 14, ’15)

    Hello, Welcome to bi-monthly Computer Networking/IT industry updates. In this edition, you’ll find some interesting news & product releases by vendors over the last two weeks (May 01 – 14, 2015). #1. Hp Introduces New Servers: The new servers include Hp Apollo 2000, Hp Apollo 4000 family; Hp Integrity Superdome X; Hp Proliant DL580, DL560, BL660c Gen9 Servers. Read more… #2. EMC Announces Open Source Projects in the Software Defined Storage segment: Project CoprHD is the Open Source version of EMC ViPR Controller, the Software-Defined Storage automation control point. The commercial version of this software will continue to be sold as a fully supported offering. The company has also made available the…

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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry Updates (Apr. 17 – 30, ’15)

    Hello, Welcome to another edition of bi-monthly Computer Networking/IT industry updates. Let’s look at some interesting news, product releases from the companies in our industry, over the last two weeks (April 17 – April 30, 2015). #1. Hp Introduces Hp ArcSight User Behavior Analytics Solution: This security platform is being powered by Securonix and is used to detect internal threats by giving visibility into the user behavior. This compliments Hp ArcSight’s SIEM portfolio. Read more… #2. Brocade Introduces a Switch & Extension Switch to Bolster its IP Storage Capabilities: The new Brocade VDX 6740 Switch & Brocade 7840 Extension Switch introduces IP-based Fabric Vision technology & improves replication performance over long distances…

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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry Updates (Apr. 01 – 16, ’15)

    Hello, Welcome to another edition of bi-monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry updates. In this edition, you’ll find some interesting news, product releases from the vendors in our industry, over the last two weeks (April 01 – April 16, 2015). #1. Cisco adds Advanced Malware Protection and Incident Response Services to its portfolio:  Cisco has integrated ThreatGRID AMP, a technology that Cisco acquired last year, that provides host-level malware analysis and threat intelligence into their portfolio. They have also launched Incidence Response as a service that customers can avail to thwart Cyber Attacks or to check Cyber Security readiness. Read more… #2. Juniper Introduces Compute-Integrated Network Switch QFX-5100A & QFX-PFA packet flow…

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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking & IT Industry Updates (Mar. 17 – 30, ’15)

    Hello, Welcome to another edition of bi-monthly Computer Networking & IT Industry Updates. In this edition, you’ll find some interesting product releases and news from the vendors in our industry, over the last two weeks (March 17 – 30, 2015). #1. Cisco, SAP, Siemens and Sapphire Technology to host/live-stream Internet of Things Conference: ‘IoT: Empowering the Enterprise’ is the topic. Read more… #2. Hp Delivers Hardware-Software Integrated Private Cloud: Hp Helion Rack is the new Private Cloud solution that integrates Hp Server hardware, OpenStack and CloudFoundary technologies. More… #3. Arista Networks and Supermicro to deliver Integrated Rack Solutions: This will feature Arista Networks Switches, EOS OS; Supermicro Servers and Storage and will be…

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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry Updates (Mar. 03 – Mar. 16, ’15)

    Hello, Welcome to another edition of Computer Networking/IT industry updates. In this edition, you’ll find some news & product releases by the vendors in our industry, over the last two weeks (March 03 – March 16, 2015). #1. Juniper Networks Introduces two new Core Routers: The PTX5000 delivers 3 Tbps per slot (30 x 100GE interfaces) for a total capacity of 24 Tbps. The PTX3000 provides a capacity of 8 Tbps. Read more… Juniper Networks has also announced performance enhancements to their SRX5000 series services gateways. Read more… #2. Juniper Networks Introduces new Data Center Cloud Spine Switches: The new QFX10000 Series Switches support 100 Gbps line cards. There are three models to…

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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry Updates (Feb. 17 – Mar. 02, ’15)

    Hello, Welcome to another edition of bi-monthly Computer Networking/IT industry updates. In this edition, you’ll find links to some interesting news & product releases published by the vendors in our industry. 1. Cisco announces Small Cell Solution USC 8000 Series for enterprises and partners to bolster in-building mobile coverage and integrate existing Wi-Fi networks with mobile networks. Read more… 2. Cisco announces Basic ConfD, a free version of its ConfD Management Agent Software: ConfD is a Management Agent Framework with APIs (that helps developers create management interfaces) for developers of physical and virtual network devices. More… The free version can be downloaded from here. 3. Hp to acquire Aruba Networks, the…

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    Bi-Monthly Computer Networking/IT Industry Updates (Feb. 03 – 16, ’15)

    Hello, Welcome to a new edition of bi-monthly Computer Networking/IT industry updates. In this edition, you’ll find some interesting news and product releases by the vendors in our field, over the last two weeks (February 03 – 16, 2015). #1. Cisco has introduced Industrial Ethernet 4000 Series Switches & Industrial Operations Kit: To ease the IoT transition for industrial environments, Cisco has introduced the IE 4000 Switch – a 40 Gbps switch that is PoE capable. Cisco has also introduced an Industrial Operations kit to virtualize secure network services on a single Cisco Unified Computing Server. Read more… #2. Hp Introduces Haven Predictive Analytics Software: This is an open source high performance…

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