Pure Storage acquires Portworx for $370m, extends Kubernetes services and support
Pure Storage has signed an agreement to acquire Portworx for approximately $370 million in cash, with the aim of extending Kubernetes and containers solutions and support. This deal represents Pure Storage’s largest acquisition to date.
Global DDoS attacks: What they are, how they work, and how to defend against them
Scalyr appoints ACA Pacific Technology as APAC distributor
Telecom equipment market returns to growth in 2Q20
Veeam named Nutanix Go-To-Market Partner of the Year
Google Cloud number one cloud service provider in retail - Canalys
DDoS attacks bigger & more prevalent in Q2 2020 - Cloudflare report
Juniper Networks & Netcracker roll out enterprise service automation offering
“For many enterprises, meeting the demands of an increasingly complex and dynamic network environment is an uphill battle.”
Nutanix enters partnership with Microsoft Azure
“With this partnership, Microsoft and Nutanix show our commitment to delivering a true, unified hybrid and multicloud environment."
Cloudera announces availability of Cloudera Data Platform Private Cloud
"Businesses are more agile because they make decisions faster and better with CDP Private Cloud's powerful data analytics experiences."
VMware adds cloud-native support to 5G telco cloud portfolio
The 5G-ready Telco Cloud Platform supports cloud-native technology and delivers applications and services across multi-cloud infrastructure.
HPE welcomes the 'new era' of exascale computing
HPE's Cray supercomputing line aims to answer the challenges posed by the new exascale era, such as massive data growth, modelling, AI, and more.
Cambium Networks' "breakthrough" in 60 GHz fixed wireless broadband
The technology can deliver ‘fibre-like’ internet speeds at a lower cost and faster time to market than last-mile wired networks.
'Cloud sprawl' catches firms out during COVID disruption
Businesses worldwide have increased their IT spend this year due to the COVID pandemic, leading to new concerns around IT budgets and cost control.
Blue Wireless expands 5G portfolio into the Americas
Before today’s announcement, the company had previously only expanded in the Europe and Asia Pacific regions; now, Blue Wireless has added the United States, Canada and Mexico to the list of countries it serves, bringing the total to 61.
Uptime Institute certifies STT Global Data Centres Bangkok facility
The Uptime Institute has awarded the Tier III Certification of Design Documents to ST Telemedia (STT) Global Data Centres Thailand’s first hyperscale data center in Thailand.
Megaport gears up to release Virtual Edge platform
Megaport has announced the new release of Megaport Virtual Edge (MVE), a platform designed to enable SD-WAN capabilities through strategic collaboration.
Data centre switches market largely unaffected by COVID-19
Spending on data centre switches is set to grow at a 4% CAGR from 2019 to 2024, despite the impact of COVID-19. This is according to an update to the Dell’Oro Group Data Centre switch market five-year forecast report.
Infosys launches set of solutions to advance enterprise cloud strategies
"The future of enterprise cloud strategy will be shaped by three key factors - speed-to-market, innovation at scale, and security of the ecosystem - this is the foundational construct of Infosys Cobalt."
Dell extends payment flexibility plan
Offers extended terms of payment for customers looking to offset challenges associated with the economic downturn.
NTT's data center projects buzzing in Hong Kong, India & the UK
“With Megaport’s strong portfolio of cloud service providers, the deployment of an additional PoP at our Tai Po Data Center is an important milestone."
5G Core revenues expected to hit $1b in 2020
5G core network revenues are pushing towards US$1 billion in revenue in 2020, propelled by strong investment and growth in 5G networks.
NTT expands data center reach worldwide
The company announced this week that it will expand its data center capabilities in several countries, including Indonesia, Malaysia, Japan, India, the United Kingdom, Germany, and the United States.
Modular data centres increasingly popular, Vertiv recognised as leader
Omdia’s research highlights that key benefits, such as the ability to scale with confidence, are driving significant growth in the adoption of PFM solutions in all geographies.
Blaize debuts new AI Edge computing offerings
The Blaize Pathfinder and Xplorer platforms, coupled with the Blaize AI Software Suite, enable developers to utilise practical and commercially viable edge AI products across edge use cases and industries.
Oracle Cloud supports VMware-based environments
The solution aims to replicate the on-premise experience through a global, hyperscale public cloud.
VIDAR: A new technology that could be 'bigger than 5G'
I genuinely don’t think I’m exaggerating when I say this is simply the most exciting technology to ever come out of Australia… in fact, I’m starting to wonder if this could become as big as cloud.”
Lenovo Data Center Group expands HCI portfolio
According to the company, hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) plays a key part in the evolving hybrid cloud strategy and data center infrastructure needs.
Edge computing market set to explode by 2022, thanks to demand from industrial enterprises
By 2022, 90% of industrial enterprises will be utilising edge computing, with the multi-access edge computing market set to reach $7.23 billion by 2024.
Edge to take out cloud as driver of AI chipset market
ABI Research says the edge AI chipset market will reach US$12.2 billion in revenue, outpacing the cloud AI chipset market in 2025.
Genesys launches multi-cloud architecture for contact centres
Enables Genesys Engage customers to select private or public cloud, on-premises or hybrid deployments with Genesys Cloud or third-party providers.
Cohesity announces major expansion of data management solution
The updated solution now includes new I/O Boost technology that the company says will lower the total cost of ownership (TCO) and deliver faster performance for backing up, accessing, and deriving insights from data in all-flash environments.
HPE and SAP partner to deliver SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud with HPE GreenLake
"We have a tremendous opportunity to build on the extensive proven partnership that HPE and SAP have built over decades."
Vertiv ranked as a leader for modular data centre market
Omdia research reveals that the global market for prefabricated modular data centres, from the edge to the core, increased by more than 65%.
Juniper Networks releases four new Wi-Fi 6 access point products
Juniper Networks says the new products are the first cloud-managed Wi-Fi 6 access points with integrated AI-driven automation and insight.
OVHcloud launches new hosted private cloud solution
OVHcloud has released its Hosted Private Cloud Premier offering, with a focus on providing competitive performance, security, isolation and location of data.
HPE, Dell tops worldwide server market - IDC
"Investments in Asia/Pacific were also particularly strong, growing 31% year over year."
QNAP new rackmount NAS designed for hybrid cloud
The quad-core TS-x32PXU series rackmount NAS includes dual 10GbE SFP+ and dual 2.5GbE for hybrid cloud environments.
Cambium Networks extends Bridge-in-a-Box wireless solution portfolio
Cambium Networks has built on its Bridge-in-a-Box portfolio with the addition of two new products: The UHD and UHDPro.
Why PUE tells only part of the data center energy efficiency story
To build the full energy efficiency story it is also important to consider power network efficiency, writes ABB Motion global HVACR product marketing manager Maria Fedorovicheva.
New technologies to drive service provider router market past $15 billion in 2024
"The potential supply of many new products and technologies that meet the new network requirements is emerging from the entire technology ecosystem."
Pure releases first enterprise-grade all-QLC array
Claims the second generation of FlashArray//C makes spinning disc and hybrid arrays obsolete with low cost and operational efficiency.
Latest VMware cloud management updates focus big on automation
VMware has added new functionality to its portfolio of VMware vRealize cloud management on-premises and software as a service (SaaS) offerings, including new AI and self-driving features.
Orient Link onboards NEC to develop MIST submarine cable
The Myanmar/Malaysia India Singapore Transit (MIST) Cable System will be designed to deliver more than 216 terabits per second (Tbps) capacity, and will span more than 8100 kilometres (5033 miles).