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Hybrid storage: Taking advantage of the cloud – ZDNet

Posted on Jul 1, 2015 in Hybrid Cloud

The way we think about storage is changing. Starting from a world of direct-attached storage (DAS), we moved to using storage area networks (SANs), before virtualising our storage and not worrying about what physical disks we were using

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Cisco to Acquire Cloud-based IT Security Provider OpenDNS for $635M Cash – Talkin’ Cloud

Posted on Jul 1, 2015 in Cloud News

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images News) Cisco (CSCO) has announced that it plans to acquire cloud-based advanced threat IT security provider OpenDNS for $635 million in cash in a deal. So just what does it mean IT service provider partners? We've got the scoop

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Cisco’s $635 Million Buys OpenDNS for Cloud Security, IoE Protection – The VAR Guy

Posted on Jun 30, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

David Ulevitch, OpenDNS founder and CEO Cisco (CSCO) will pay some $635 million in cash to acquire OpenDNS, a provider of cloud-based threat protection services, in a move the networking giant said will boost its cloud security profile and gain it predictive services to help customers blunt cyber attacks. Under terms of the deal, Cisco will fold the San Francisco-based OpenDNS crew into its Security Business Group organization headed by David Goeckeler, Cisco senior vice president and general manager.

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Cisco’s $635 Million Buys OpenDNS for Cloud Security, IoE Protection – The VAR Guy

Posted on Jun 30, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

David Ulevitch, OpenDNS founder and CEO Cisco (CSCO) will pay some $635 million in cash to acquire OpenDNS, a provider of cloud-based threat protection services, in a move the networking giant said will boost its cloud security profile and gain it predictive services to help customers blunt cyber attacks.

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Ixia Ships First End-to-End Private and Hybrid Cloud Visibility Solution – MarketWatch

Posted on Jun 30, 2015 in Hybrid Cloud

CALABASAS, Calif., Jun 30, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ixia XXIA, -0.32%  a leading provider of application performance and security resilience solutions, today shipped new software features for its Net Tool Optimizer® (NTO™) visibility platform.

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Cisco Acquires Enterprise Security Firm OpenDNS – Data Center Knowledge

Posted on Jun 30, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

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Cisco To Buy OpenDNS Cloud Security Firm for $635M – Top Tech News

Posted on Jun 30, 2015 in Cloud News

With security threats growing across a wider range of devices, Cisco is aiming to boost its emphasis on "security everywhere" through its acquisition of the San Francisco-based firm OpenDNS. Valued at $635 million, the deal is expected to close in the first quarter of the 2016 fiscal year

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Cisco To Buy Cloud Security Company OpenDNS for $635M In Cash – TechCrunch

Posted on Jun 30, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Cisco announced its intent to buy cloud security company OpenDNS for $635 million this morning. It’s probably not a coincidence that Cisco was one of its investors in a $35 million round in May, 2014

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As HP Split Nears, Bosses Tick Off a Surgery Checklist – Wall Street Journal

Posted on Jun 29, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Later this week, Hewlett-Packard Co. will disclose for the first time the financial outlines of its successor companies: HP Inc., which will sell PCs and printers, and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, a supplier of corporate technology. Separating the balance sheets is just the beginning of a complex surgery.

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Infoblox Introduces 6Map, a Free Tool for Getting Started With IPv6 – MarketWatch

Posted on Jun 29, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

SANTA CLARA, CA, Jun 29, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Infoblox Inc. BLOX, -1.87% the network control company, today introduced Infoblox 6Map, a free interactive tool to help network administrators and network architects get started with planning the transition from IPv4 to IPv6, available now at www.infoblox.com/6map. The existing IPv4 standard allows for only 4.3 billion Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, which are used to individually identify Internet-connected devices such as computers, servers, smart phones, and tablets using numeric codes such as 192.168.10.1

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Windows 2003 Server End Of Support: What IT Needs To Know – InformationWeek

Posted on Jun 25, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Many systems administrators will look at migrating from Windows Server 2003 as a daunting task.

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Software-Defined Data Centre (SDDC) Market Report 2015-2020 : Cloud … – PR Newswire (press release)

Posted on Jun 25, 2015 in Cloud News

NEW YORK, June 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Companies are often held back by an inflexible and complex IT infrastructure that cannot keep up with the changing needs of business. These restraints result in slow deployment of critical applications and services, limited resources, poor operation management, and unpredictable system integration.Virtualised servers and desktops hold the key to more efficient IT management. Collaboration through cloud also enables greater access to enterprise systems and data through a wider range of devices.

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North America Continues Global Cloud Security Software Market Dominance … – MarketWatch

Posted on Jun 24, 2015 in SMB Cloud

BANGALORE, June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- BANGALORE, June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The report presented by Mordor Intelligence consists of a detailed account of the Cloud Security Software Market. This report is segmented by Type (Cloud IAM, Cloud Email, Cloud IDS/IPS, Cloud Encryption, Cloud Network Security, Cloud Database Security) - By Industry - By Geographical Region (North America, Europe, APAC, Rest of World) -Drivers, Restraints, Vendor Profiles, Global Market Size, Forecasts & Analysis (2014-2020). This report is mainly focused on the Cloud Security Software estimates where many Small and Medium Businesses (SMB) are moving into cloud technology because of the lower cost of ownership and the increasing data breaches in the organizations are resulting in heavy losses

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Arista brings cloud-scale automation to enterprises and service providers – Network World

Posted on Jun 24, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

The term "software defined networking" (SDN) certainly means different things to different people. To the giant web companies, SDN means having the ability to create custom network software to enable functions that are unique to that organization. This requires dedicated software engineers and a networking team large enough to run and support the custom networks

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Orange Flexible Computing Advanced Allows Enterprises to Build Their Own … – Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)

Posted on Jun 24, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Orange Business Services today announced the expansion and availability in Asia Pacific of their next-generation Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud offering called Flexible Computing Advanced. The service is targeted at large multinational companies who have multiple data center and network requirements across many countries. By standardizing and consolidating customer cloud infrastructure onto a globally consistent and reliable virtual private cloud, Flexible Computing Advanced enables customers to achieve greater savings on total cost of ownership.

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