Mon 13 May, 2019

HPE’s CEO lays out his technology vision

2019-05-18T16:23:40+03:00Mon 13 May, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Like Microsoft's Satya Nadella, HPE CEO Antonio Neri is a technologist with a long history of leading initiatives in his company. Meg Whitman, his former boss at HPE, showed her appreciation of Neri’s acumen by promoting him to HPE Executive Vice President in 2015 – and gave him the green light..

Fri 10 May, 2019

Supermicro moves production from China

2019-05-18T16:23:42+03:00Fri 10 May, 2019|Tags: , |

Server maker Supermicro, based in Fremont, California, is reportedly moving production out of China over customer concerns that the Chinese government had secretly inserted chips for spying into its motherboards. The claims were made by Bloomberg late last year in a story that cited more than 100 so..

Thu 9 May, 2019

Cisco adds AMP to SD-WAN for ISR/ASR routers

2019-05-18T16:23:43+03:00Thu 9 May, 2019|Tags: , |

Cisco has added support for Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) to its million-plus ISR/ASR edge routers, in an effort to reinforce branch and core network malware protection at across the SD-WAN. Cisco last year added its Viptela SD-WAN technology to the IOS XE version 16.9.1 software that runs its c..

Thu 9 May, 2019

When it comes to uptime, not all cloud providers are created equal

2019-05-18T16:23:45+03:00Thu 9 May, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

The cloud is not just important; it's mission-critical for many companies. More and more IT and business leaders I talk to look at public cloud as a core component of their digital transformation strategies — using it as part of their hybrid cloud or public cloud implementation. That raises the..

Thu 2 May, 2019

Allied Telesis turns its networking focus to the U.S. market

2019-05-07T10:02:38+03:00Thu 2 May, 2019|Tags: , , , |

I recently had the opportunity to talk to Mark Wutzke, chief solution architect with Allied Telesis, to learn about the company’s smart networking offerings. Perhaps you, like me, don’t know much about this networking company, though it’s been in business since 1987. That might be because the global..

Thu 2 May, 2019

Revolutionary data compression technique could slash compute costs

2019-05-07T10:02:40+03:00Thu 2 May, 2019|Tags: , , |

There’s a major problem with today’s money-saving memory compression used for storing more data in less space. The issue is that computers store and run memory in predetermined blocks, yet many modern programs function and play out in variable chunks. The way it’s currently done is actually, highly ..