Open source

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. 

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.

What is MariaDB Platform X3, how does it work and who are the customers?

Open source database specialist MariaDB has released a new product called MariaDB Platform X3, aimed at helping customers combine their transactional systems with analytical systems for the first time, but what does that mean and why should you care?

Amitabh Jacob is India Channel Chief at Google Cloud

Amitabh will be responsible for driving Google Cloud's route-to-market strategy across the India region through partnerships.

Sysdig appoints Sunil Sapra as MD for SE Asia and India

Sysdig expands to Asia with Sunil Sapra leading the cloud-native intelligence company’s operations in SEA and India.

Commvault names Sanjay Mirchandani as new CEO

Mirchandani, previously the CEO of Puppet, an Oregon-based IT automation company, replaces retiring President and CEO Bob Hammer.

Cisco to acquire Singularity Networks

​Cisco is seeking to acquire network infrastructure analytics company Singularity Networks.

Tech Mahindra, Alfresco extend global partnership to deliver ML solutions for customers

Tech Mahindra’s new solutions built on the Alfresco Platform advances the enterprise customer’s journey towards digital transformation.

Cloudera CEO outlines the new Cloudera Data Platform

As expected, the newly merged Cloudera and Hortonworks will operate under the Cloudera brand, and is aiming to start moving customers to a new, unified Cloudera Data Platform, while also committing to hybrid and multi-cloud deployments and remaining '100 percent open source'.

Red Hat sets date for stockholders to vote on the merger with IBM

Open source solutions provider Red Hat has set a special meeting on 16 January for stockholders to consider and vote on IBM's proposed acquisition of Red Hat.

Complexity will kill some of our partners and customers: Cisco channel chief

Cisco’s new channel boss has issued a stark warning to partners who fail to transform as the vendor pushes ahead with its transition from hardware to software.

Cisco partners using open source gain 10 percent sales advantage over rivals

Cisco channel partners deploying open source software on top of network delivery are seeing higher sales than those who don’t, the vendor has revealed.