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Lenovo announces twelve new products in the data centre space

Lenovo is doubling down in its efforts to capture the data centre market with a slew of announcements today, including in software-defined storage, a partnership with Juniper Networks, servers, and hyperconverged appliances. Software-defined

Published on: June 6th, 2016 CDN Staff

Avaya introduces digital communications experience solution

Avaya is making customer experience a top priority with the release of Oceana, a multi-touch customer engagement solution for testing and future-proofing digital experiences for businesses. Oceana is being supported in the market

Published on: June 6th, 2016 CDN Staff

Cisco expands role of security unit lead and shuffles three other executives

Cisco Systems CEO Chuck Robbins has announced leadership changes at the company, which will expand the role of its security unit lead and shuffle three other executives. In an internal memo, Robbins said that

Published on: June 2nd, 2016 CDN Staff

Cisco continues IoT investment with new acquisition

It looks like Cisco is not done acquisitions yet. The networking giant is continuing on the path, announcing it plans to acquire IoT cloud provider Jasper Technologies, Inc. for $1.4 billion in cash

Published on: February 4th, 2016 CDN Staff

Avaya looks to networking in next hardware phaseout

San Diego, CA - Avaya wants to get out of the hardware business. At its annual Executive Partner Forum, the unified communication (UC) provider talked everything from segmentation to moving into a services model,

Published on: February 1st, 2016 Dave Yin

Follow Friday: Firewall experts to follow on Twitter

For this week’s CDN #FollowFriday, we are showcasing firewall experts. First up is is Michael Buselli, who calls himself the Secure Application Guy. He works in Ruby, with firewalls and SSL certificates. Buselli tweets

Published on: January 28th, 2016 CDN Staff

Ingram Micro collaborates with Cisco for threat protection tool

Distributor Ingram Micro has announced a new set of security assessment services to help with advanced threat protection (ATP). The solution, branded FirePOWER Network Threat Assessment, were designed with Cisco for businesses of

Published on: January 28th, 2016 CDN Staff

Cisco will host not one, but two Partner Summits in 2016

Cisco will have not one, but two Partner Summits, the networking company has said. Cisco's senior vice president of Cisco's global partner organization Wendy Bahr made the announcement today in a blog post. Based on

Published on: December 15th, 2015 CDN Staff

Unified Communications changes the rules of LAN and WAN designs

“The erlang is a unit of traffic density in a telecommunications system. One erlang is the equivalent of one call (including call attempts and holding time) in a specific channel for 3600 seconds

Published on: December 3rd, 2015 Roberta Fox

What does 50 Billion connected devices really mean

The world of Internet of Things is so big. It has so much potential but will it happen? Sorry to burst your bubble or let you sigh with relief but … sorry. How

Published on: November 16th, 2015 Max Spindle

Cisco Meraki is now available through Tech Data Canada

Tech Data Canada has announced it will now be offering Cisco's Meraki cloud services. Cisco Meraki is a cloud-managed networking platform that offers edge and branch networking solutions, including wireless, switching, security and

Published on: November 11th, 2015 CDN Staff

Highlights from the Telecom 2015 conference

Last week's Telecom 2015 Conference, organized by Neotelis Inc., was an incredible event with more than 260 customers, consultants and vendors in attendance. The level of energy and engagement between attendees was outstanding!

Published on: November 4th, 2015 Roberta Fox

Cisco announces three new security offerings

Cisco today announced three new security services to its portfolio to extend its coverage, namely Cloud Access Security (CAS), Identity Services Engine, and a Threat Awareness Service. The first is designed to provide visibility and data

Published on: November 3rd, 2015 Dave Yin

CenturyLink has plans to go fully virtual by 2018

CenturyLink has announced it is going virtual. The communications company today unveiled plans to build a network platform with software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) capabilities for self-service application and on-demand service

Published on: October 19th, 2015 CDN Staff

Cisco CEO wants to be fast and all-digital

SAN JOSE, CALIF. – Five months have passed since Cisco Systems announced that Chuck Robbins would be its new CEO ending the 20-year reign of John Chambers. In that short amount of time

Published on: October 6th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto