10 things to know about Cisco's certification overhaul

10 things to know about Cisco’s certification overhaul

Cisco’s network certification lineup is set for a major overhaul. The company is adding a new coding-focused track to its offerings, and it's continuing to streamline its core designations: Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA),...
10 hot micro-data-center startups to watch

10 hot micro-data-center startups to watch

Data-hungry technology trends such as IoT, smart vehicles, drone deliveries, smart cities and Industry 4.0 are increasing the demand for fast, always-on edge computing. One solution that has emerged...
VMware builds security unit around Carbon Black tech

VMware builds security unit around Carbon Black tech

VMware has wrapped up its $2.1 billion buy of cloud-native endpoint-security vendor Carbon Black and in the process created a new security business unit that will target cybersecurity and...
Cisco spreads ACI to Microsoft Azure, multicloud and SD-WAN environments

Cisco spreads ACI to Microsoft Azure, multicloud and SD-WAN environments

Cisco is significantly spreading its Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) technology to help customers grow and control hybrid, multicloud and SD-WAN environments. ACI is Cisco’s flagship software-defined networking (SDN) data-center package,...
REVIEW: Network test tools from Fluke, NETSCOUT and SignalTEK

REVIEW: Network test tools from Fluke, NETSCOUT and SignalTEK

It’s not good enough to run cables and just hope they work, or simply say it’s all good if they provide a working network connection to the computer or...
VMware touts hyperscale SD-WAN | ITworld

VMware touts hyperscale SD-WAN | ITworld

SAN FRANCISCO –  VMware teamed with Dell/EMC this week to deliver an SD-WAN service that promises to greatly simplify setting up and supporting wide-area-network connectivity.The Dell EMC SD-WAN Solution...
Using predictive analytics to troubleshoot network issues: Fact or fiction?

Using predictive analytics to troubleshoot network issues: Fact or fiction?

Predicting the future is getting easier. While it's still not possible to accurately forecast tomorrow's winning lottery number, the ability to anticipate various types of damaging network issues —...
Q&A: HPE's networking chief opens up about intelligent edge, Cisco and micro data centers

Q&A: HPE’s networking chief opens up about intelligent edge, Cisco and micro data centers

Since founding Aruba Networks in 2002 and then staying on when Hewlett Packard bought the firm in 2015,  Keerti Melkote has seen firsthand the evolution of the wireless industry.From...
HPE's vision for the intelligent edge

HPE’s vision for the intelligent edge

It’s not just speeds and feeds anymore, it's intelligent software, integrated security and automation that will drive the networks of the future.That about sums up the networking areas that...
How tariffs on China affect tech buyers | TECH(feed)

How tariffs on China affect tech buyers | TECH(feed)

Hey everyone welcome back to tech feed i’m juliet beauchamp. Today let’s talk about those tariffs on chinese imports--and how they’re affecting tech products. Stick around.So by now you...

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Arista targets cloud networking with CloudEOS software

Arista targets cloud networking with CloudEOS software

Arista this week rolled out software it hopes will help customers more easily fuse enterprise-class networking with on-premises and hybrid-cloud services.The company rolled out...
Cisco Meraki ups security with new switch, software

Cisco Meraki ups security with new switch, software

Cisco Meraki has introduced new hardware and software the company says will help customers more effectively support and secure a wide variety of distributed...
VMware amps security with in-house, Carbon Black technology

VMware amps security with in-house, Carbon Black technology

VMware is moving quickly to meld its recently purchased Carbon Black technology across its product lines with an eye toward helping users protect their...