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Juniper Contrail SDN

Tue, 08/18/2015 - 00:00
Juniper’s Contrail SDN is a feature-rich overlay product that can work with any underlying hardware; meanwhile, the OCX1100 is a step towards disaggregating Junos from the hardware, but the company ultimately lacks commitment.
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VMware - Data Center

Tue, 08/18/2015 - 00:00
VMware is working to expand its role in the cloud enablement market through the promise of upcoming application development capabilities as well as with the expansion of the worldwide presence of its vCloud Air platform.
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Docker Takes the Next Big Step in Hardening Its Container Ecosystem

Mon, 08/17/2015 - 00:00
Docker containers have become a big hit with the DevOps crowd, as well as with a number of key hardware vendors that have taken Docker under their wing. The new Docker Content Trust is another key step towards making its platform enterprise-ready.
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HP - Enterprise Security

Mon, 08/17/2015 - 00:00
HP’s pending effort to break itself in two could be a boon or a bust for its Enterprise Security business, depending on whether it brings greater focus to security or causes too many executive and management separation distractions.
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Cisco - Enterprise Security

Mon, 08/17/2015 - 00:00
Amid what’s been a very active 2015, Cisco is crafting a new narrative for itself emphasizing innovation and integration, but tactical missteps and aggressive low-cost competitors threaten its long-standing leadership position.
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IBM - Enterprise Data and Analytics

Mon, 08/17/2015 - 00:00
IBM is actively applying its scientific prowess and global cloud infrastructure to the task of distilling business value and insights from big data, but modernizing its large array of solutions remains a work in progress.
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SAP - Enterprise Data and Analytics

Mon, 08/17/2015 - 00:00
SAP continues to enhance its data and analytics portfolio, expanding cross-product synergies through the use of the HANA platform, targeting IoT opportunities, and expanding its BI customer reach.
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Tableau Software - Enterprise Data and Analytics

Mon, 08/17/2015 - 00:00
Building upon continued, rapid growth, Tableau Software has grown into a formidable data and analytics player thanks to a mature, easily consumed, multi-channel product portfolio, and a relentless focus on data visualization.
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HP Big Data Conference: HP Flexes Some Partner and Open Source Muscle (Full Version)

Thu, 08/13/2015 - 00:00
At its annual user conference dedicated to big data, HP rolled out a new, more IoT- and Hadoop-friendly rendition of HP Vertica and reaffirmed its commitment to developers and the open source community.
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Microsoft Azure

Thu, 08/13/2015 - 00:00
Microsoft Azure is at the foundation of Microsoft’s strategy for shifting from its traditional business into being a cloud-first and mobile-first company, easing the app development process including data integration requirements.
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Juniper Networks - Enterprise Networking & Data Center

Thu, 08/13/2015 - 00:00
Juniper has made good strides in the service provider space where it remains strong, but is less focused on the enterprise space, despite some product enhancements and a strategy embracing open integration.
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Commitment to Unified Open Source is Critical for OpenDaylight Success in Your Enterprise

Wed, 08/12/2015 - 00:00
The benefits to vendors and customers of using an open source controller like Open Daylight is the speed of software development for new features and fixes. Forking the code is a roadblock and customers should walk away if it occurs.
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HP Big Data Conference: HP Flexes Some Partner and Open Source Muscle

Wed, 08/12/2015 - 00:00
At its annual user conference dedicated to big data, HP rolled out a new, more IoT- and Hadoop-friendly rendition of HP Vertica and reaffirmed its commitment to developers and the open source community.
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Mendix DX Represents Leading RAD Platform with App Portability via CFF Status

Tue, 08/11/2015 - 00:00
Mendix rolls out new rapid app development platform including enhanced UI and OData support, further illustrating the growing importance of non-coding developer solutions aimed at both business users and traditional Java, C++, and .NET developers.
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HP 10500, 7500, 8200, 5500, 5400, 3800, 3500, 2920

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 00:00
HP’s campus switching is a workhorse and enjoys the number two spot in market share, featuring OpenFlow on over 50 products and growth in its SDN App Store. The question is whether its new mobile and cloud first strategies move the needle.
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Brocade - Enterprise Networking & Data Center

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 00:00
Brocade opened a new development center in India, partnered with the Chinese Academy of Sciences’ supercomputing center, acquired Riverbed’s SteelApp business, and expanded its data center and campus portfolio. Now, it needs results.
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Juniper - Enterprise Security

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 00:00
Despite its pared-down security portfolio, Juniper’s latest high-end SRX Series Services Gateways NGFWs push the performance envelope for converged perimeter defense products.
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Shortage of Mobile/Cloud Developers Drives Low-Code and RAD Tools, as well as OSS

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 00:00
The lack of mobile and cloud savvy developers has brought to light the growing importance of mobile app platforms and platform services which support open source code and rapid app development toolsets.
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HP Releases the 250-HC StoreVirtual, While Dropping Its Association with VMware’s EVO:RAIL

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 00:00
Quietly backing away from VMware’s EVO:RAIL platform, HP has rebranded the dual-version CS 200 as the ConvergedSystem 250-HC StoreVirtual (CS 250), a hyper-converged appliance with greater flexibility and a significantly lower cost.
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