Too many vendors make claims that they don’t need to make -- claims which are wrong or at best, a bit of a reach, writes Mark Thiele of Switch Communications.
Brocade has announced a number of advancements to its VCS Fabric technology and Brocade VDX switch portfolio, including new VCS fabric capabilities that it said provide native multitenancy, storage-aware networking and 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) performance for the most demanding data centre environments.
VMware Inc has announced new products and services designed to help IT accelerate their adoption of a software-defined data centre architecture.
Avaya has announced its Software-Defined Data Centre (SDDC) framework, which it said was designed to deliver productivity, agility and time-to-service enhancements to businesses operating highly virtualised data centres.
Dell has announced new additions to its networking portfolio that it said would help customers accelerate transitions to high-performance converged, virtualised and private cloud environments.
Global relief, development and advocacy organisation World Vision International has succeeded in cutting its data centre network operating costs by 40% following the implementation of an Ethernet fabric-based network infrastructure from Brocade.
Enterprises today are increasingly more driven by on-demand data, much of which is unstructured in nature. These organizations are also faced with a variety of data sets – not just words and pictures but also video and social media feeds.
Having recently announced the global availability of Enterprise Cloud, its virtualized Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) offering, NTT Communications has an aggressive expansion path in place to achieve its internal goal of becoming a global leader of ICT services by 2015.
The myopia in IT manifests itself as the lack of attention to the first word of “Information Technology,” where organizations are infected by the meme of technology first, information later, writes Bernard Sia.
Dell has announced new additions to its networking portfolio that it claimed would help customers enhance their networks to thrive in next-generation, software-defined 10G cloud and virtualized data centers.