Cloud NaaS News
July 20, 2016
The latest AT&T Network on Demand service provides virtualized versions of Cisco or Juniper routers, Fortinet firewalls or Riverbed WAN optimization technology.
June 29, 2016
Juniper has introduced SD technology for enterprises that the vendor says will simplify the deployment of branch networks.
April 28, 2016
Vonage has won this month's Network Innovation Award. The VoIP provider's SmartWAN delivers high bandwidth at a low price point, coupled with quality of service and scalability.
January 18, 2016
Cisco's investment in VeloCloud suggests a strong interest in adding cloud-based networking services to SD-WAN products.
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Juniper Networks is offering its MX router and SRX firewall on the Amazon cloud. Hybrid cloud network services are available on the Amazon Marketplace. Continue Reading
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If the trend continues, enterprises could have more than half of their applications in the cloud by 2020. Increased cloud adoption introduces the issue of how to manage the network for high-quality performance across a variety of access links. This handbook addresses how to extend visibility and management tools to public and private clouds, and the role cloud management platforms are playing in the process.
This three-part guide reviews next-gen network management and how employees who work in the cloud are altering the way IT pros monitor the enterprise network. It also looks at what needs to be monitored in a hybrid-cloud network environment and how to Increase visibility into the network. It also addresses the issue of application performance monitoring in the cloud age.
This guide will help networking pros get up to speed on how the cloud is changing the nature of their jobs, and discuss what network tools are essential, as the network increasingly must be available everywhere for end users working from anywhere.Continue Reading
Oracle plans to use its demonstration project from a TM Forum conference to help NaaS companies design hybrid network products using zero-touch provisioning. Continue Reading
Oracle partners with Ghostery to track down data leaks and demos next-generation networking for the Catalyst project. Continue Reading
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As Neutron evolves, it could shape the advancement of Network as a Service, allowing cloud admins to build clouds without the aid of networking pros. Continue Reading
Not much attention is given to Network as a Service, but there is much to consider when moving on-premises data center components into the cloud. Continue Reading
Three models of virtual networking technologies, including SDN, are enabling Network as a Service, which makes virtual convergence a realistic goal. Continue Reading