Data Center

5 times when cloud repatriation makes sense

Even the cloud has its limits. In certain situations a traditional data center is the best place to host one or more applications.

Cisco taps into AWS for data center, cloud applications

Cisco Cloud ACI for AWS lets customers manage and secure applications running in the data center or in Amazon Web Service cloud environments

Google expands cloud security capabilities, including simpler configuration

New tools and services will help make it easier for enterprises to manage security with Google products as well as with Amazon and in their own private clouds and applications.

Google launches Anthos to accelerate multi-cloud adoption

Anthos will enable enterprises to create applications and run them seamlessly from anywhere, whether their own data centers or third party public cloud platforms including Google Cloud, AWS and Azure. 

Exec: How SDN, SD-WAN, security fit in VMware's strategy

VMware networking and security chief Tom Gillis looks at competing with Cisco and how company will bolster NSX and more.

Juniper Networks integrates platforms with SONiC to simplify networking

This integration will give cloud providers a simplified and automated switch management platform.

F5 acquires NGINX to bridge NetOps and DevOps in digital era

F5 will also leverage its global sales force, channel infrastructure, and partner ecosystem to scale NGINX selling opportunities to the enterprise.

VMware firewall takes aim at defending apps in data center, cloud

VMware says its new Service-defined Firewall has gains deep visibility into the hosts and services that generate network traffic via company’s existing NSX network management software, its vSphere hypervisors and AppDefense threat detection system.

Juniper grabs Mist for wireless AI, cloud service delivery technology

Juniper's USD 405M buy of Mist brings with it WiFi technology and a significant Cisco-pedigree

Lenovo rolls out consumption-based infrastructure service

According to the company, Lenovo TruScale offering is unique in that it is a true consumption-based model with no required minimum capacity commitment. 

Partners will need to evolve to become strategic advisors: Amarish Karnik, Nutanix India

The faster one aligns their business to a customer’s end-to-end story, the better they can push boundaries and lead today’s dynamic market, says Amarish Karnik, Director - General Business and Partners, Nutanix India.

Co-marketing and enablement makes it easy for our channel partners to grow: Ashish Taneja, Lenovo

Ashish Taneja, Channel Head, India - Data Center Group, Lenovo throws light on how emerging technologies will drive business growth in 2019 and how its channel partner strategy aligns with this vision.