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Transforming Network Infrastructure Week in Review: VMware, Veritas, HPE & More


September 24, 2016

Innovation is coming fast and furious, especially in the data center. Network architects are shaping a digital transformation like nothing we’ve known before. As software seeks to eat the world, we in the Transforming Network Infrastructure Community are enjoying the show. With the weekend upon us, there’s no better time than the present to look back at the week that was: Time for the Week in Review!

Leading off the news this week was VMware, as its technology enabled Sinagpore to see its first software defined data center (SDDC). In

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specific, VMware’s NSX, Virtual SAN, vRealize Suite and vSphere solutions are empowering the Telin Singapore operations. TMC’s Paula Bernier has everything you need to know HERE.

The cloud was once shrouded in mystery, but today this developer and data playground is opening the door to additional revenue, performance and efficiency. And, this week, Veritas announced new cloud management options to bring more value into cloud-based operations. Steve Anderson’s complete coverage is HERE.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced this week that it has extended its partnership with Arista Networks. The duo started working together in 2015 to develop a converged infrastructure reference, and today the two will expand their relationship as a result of HPE naming Arista Networks a preferred networking partner in a software defined networking environment creating a cornucopia of options for customers. The full report is HERE.

A big piece of the modern data center is optical transport, and Sogou, a Chinese firm that offers mobile Internet products and services, input solutions as well as search engines, announced this week that is has selected Coriant’s 7100 Nano Packet Optical Transport platform. The solution will serve as the firm’s new high-capacity Data Center Interconnect (DCI) network’s backbone. Read the entire article HERE.

The Transforming Network Infrastructure Community is a resource for those in the data center and networking space. Spanning primarily the topics of Optical Networking, Virtualization and Hyperscale Data Centers – the forefront of network infrastructure transformation – we are always looking to hear from you! Click HERE to learn how you can become a content contributor to the community.

Remember to stop by early and often for all things network transformation. See you next week!



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