IT Network Software Solutions http://thevarguy.com/taxonomy/term/7368/more en Cisco Pushes Software-Based Solutions with New Offerings http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/cisco-pushes-software-based-solutions-new-offerings <div class="node-body article-body">Cisco is betting big on guiding networking customers and partners through the digital transformation. This week, it’s announced a new line of firewalls, as well as additional products and services to its Digital Network Architecture (DNA) program, expanding its scope to help the channel leverage new automation and security technology in a consultative approach. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/cisco-pushes-software-based-solutions-new-offerings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/cisco-pushes-software-based-solutions-new-offerings#comments IT Network Software Solutions Thu, 23 Feb 2017 23:09:00 +0000 102551 at http://thevarguy.com Verizon to Begin 5G User Trials in 11 Markets by Middle of Year http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/verizon-begin-5g-user-trials-11-markets-middle-year <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Verizon Communications Inc. will test faster fifth-generation mobile broadband service in 11 markets in the first half of this year as the nation’s largest wireless carrier tries to take the lead in the 5G race.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/verizon-begin-5g-user-trials-11-markets-middle-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/verizon-begin-5g-user-trials-11-markets-middle-year#comments IT Network Software Solutions Wed, 22 Feb 2017 18:01:00 +0000 102471 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Arista Wins Big Against Cisco in Federal Court http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/arista-wins-big-against-cisco-federal-court <div class="node-body article-body">Arista Networks finally caught a break in its long legal battle against Cisco Systems. A federal court in Northern California denied Cisco’s demand for $335 million in damages and ruled Arista did not infringe a Cisco patent, nor Cisco’s copyright on its user manuals. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/arista-wins-big-against-cisco-federal-court" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/arista-wins-big-against-cisco-federal-court#comments IT Network Software Solutions Thu, 15 Dec 2016 22:19:00 +0000 100381 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock HPE & HPE Aruba Aim to Eliminate Barriers to IoT for Partners http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/hpe-hpe-aruba-aim-eliminate-barriers-iot-partners <div class="field-deck"> New products designed to make IoT accessible to the channel </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For the last couple of years, partners have been bombarded with the IoT message. It’s where the future lies: big data, analytics, connectivity. But we’re only just now beginning to see technology come together in a way that enables practical application of IoT technology, even for small to midsize partners.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/hpe-hpe-aruba-aim-eliminate-barriers-iot-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/hpe-hpe-aruba-aim-eliminate-barriers-iot-partners#comments IT Network Software Solutions Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:16:00 +0000 100011 at http://thevarguy.com <p>HPE &amp; HPE Aruba Aim to Eliminate Barriers to IoT for Partners</p> Thinkstock SAP’s Major Update to Hana Database Includes Free Version http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/sap-s-major-update-hana-database-includes-free-version <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Business software maker SAP SE introduced the most significant update to its database software in five years, including new tools for analyzing streams of data created by smart sensors and a lightweight free version for developers to test.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/sap-s-major-update-hana-database-includes-free-version" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/sap-s-major-update-hana-database-includes-free-version#comments IT Network Software Solutions Fri, 11 Nov 2016 17:20:00 +0000 99471 at http://thevarguy.com Getty The Right Networking Solution Can Make a Big Difference for Partners http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/right-networking-solution-can-make-big-difference-partners <div class="field-byline"> Kristin Lowe, Open Mesh </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For IT VARs and MSPs, choosing the right networking solution to deploy with a client can make a big difference to the bottom line.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/right-networking-solution-can-make-big-difference-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/right-networking-solution-can-make-big-difference-partners#comments IT Network Software Solutions Mon, 31 Oct 2016 13:38:00 +0000 99171 at http://thevarguy.com <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-30d9ca8e-1b00-ec2e-8f24-795b8e2e7b93"><span style="font-size: 14.6667px; font-family: Arial; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">The Right Networking Solution can Make a Big Difference</span></span></p> <div>&nbsp;</div> Thinkstock Netronome’s Open-NFP Establishes R&D Lab for Network Developers http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/netronome-s-open-nfp-establishes-rd-lab-network-developers <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Open-NFP, an organization <a href="https://www.netronome.com/blog/open-nfp-a-new-forum-for-networking-dataplane-acceleration-research/" target="_blank">recently founded by networking solutions provider Netronome</a>, recently announced the launch of a new cloud-based laboratory for the research and development of software-defined networks (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) apps.</p></div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/netronome-s-open-nfp-establishes-rd-lab-network-developers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/netronome-s-open-nfp-establishes-rd-lab-network-developers#comments IT Network Software Solutions Mon, 11 Jul 2016 20:27:00 +0000 96431 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Juniper Unveils New Software-Defined Secure Networks Offerings http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/juniper-unveils-new-software-defined-secure-networks-offerings <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Cyber-threats are more sophisticated and their impact greater every day. Security companies must continually evolve their solutions to keep pace, leveraging automated and actionable intelligence to quickly enforce safeguards against breaches.</p></div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/juniper-unveils-new-software-defined-secure-networks-offerings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/juniper-unveils-new-software-defined-secure-networks-offerings#comments IT Network Software Solutions Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:33:00 +0000 92961 at http://thevarguy.com Big Switch Networks Obtains $48.5M in Series C Financing http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/big-switch-networks-obtains-485m-series-c-financing <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Hyperscale networking solutions provider Big Switch Networks closed its Series C funding round with $48.5 million on Tuesday, bringing the company&rsquo;s lifetime total to $94 million since it was founded in 2010, according to the announcement.</p></div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/big-switch-networks-obtains-485m-series-c-financing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/big-switch-networks-obtains-485m-series-c-financing#comments IT Network Software Solutions Tue, 19 Jan 2016 16:05:00 +0000 88941 at http://thevarguy.com <p>Douglas Murray, CEO of Big Switch Networks</p> Brocade Launches Network Visibility Suite, Partner Ecosystem for Mobile http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/102015/brocade-launches-network-visibility-suite-partner-ecosystem-mobile-ope <div class="node-body article-body"><p>With the rapid growth of 4G/LTE and the impending release of 5G networks, mobile network operators are struggling to keep pace with customer demands for networks capable of handing increased traffic.</p></div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/102015/brocade-launches-network-visibility-suite-partner-ecosystem-mobile-ope" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/it-network-software-solutions/102015/brocade-launches-network-visibility-suite-partner-ecosystem-mobile-ope#comments Information Technology Channel Partner Programs IT Network Software Solutions Tue, 20 Oct 2015 18:00:00 +0000 85391 at http://thevarguy.com <p>Jason Nolet, senior&nbsp;vice president of Brocade&rsquo;s Switching, Routing, and Analytics&nbsp;Products Group</p>