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December 13, 2013
Network engineers have a technology wish list for vendors: better software practices, IPv6 parity, WAN-savvy cloud providers and new Cisco firewalls.
November 08, 2013
F5 Networks introduces Synthesis, a new way to think about application delivery controllers that emphasizes a fabric over individual appliances.
October 17, 2013
VMware announced general availability of its NSX network virtualization software, but it won't tell us how much it will cost.
October 11, 2013
Providers are interested in cloud load balancers -- and partnering with vendors can lead to recurring revenue opportunities.
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Organizations planning to enable IPv6 wrongly assume the performance will be equal to IPv4, if not better than it, but the protocol isn't the problem. Continue Reading
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Cloud computing won't reach its potential without IPv6 support. Three experts tested OpenStack to see how IPv6-ready the cloud platform really is. Continue Reading
For cloud services to behave transparently across large domains, the network needs tighter integration with cloud platforms via northbound APIs. Continue Reading
Three broad sources for route information could drive SDN controller applications: provisioning instructions, "route sniffing" and path computation. Continue Reading