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Free Webinar: NFV Testing for Optimal Virtualized Server Performance in the Carrier Cloud http://nfv.io/1qEUr9N #SDN
Ixia, Dell, and 6WIND examine how carriers can achieve and verify optimal performance through the latest Ixia NFV testing methodologies.
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HP Handing the Cloud Reins to Eucalyptus' CEO http://nfv.io/1swrbBt Small in cash but big in name, Eucalyptus brings HP some private-cloud savvy and former MySQL CEO Marten Mickos, who will run HP’s networking business.
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To Take on Broadcom, Startup Xpliant Needed a Helping Hand http://nfv.io/WPkQEr Cavium’s recent acquisition of Xpliant wasn’t a lucky break. It began years ago with a plan to break the curse hanging over semiconductor startups.
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To Take on Broadcom, Startup Xpliant Needed a Helping Hand http://nfv.io/WPkQEr #SDN
Cavium's recent acquisition of Xpliant wasn't a lucky break. It was part of a plan to break the curse hanging over semiconductor startups.
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Tabula's '3D' FPGA Gets Into 100G Switches http://nfv.io/1osQXS3 What do you do when you have a radical FPGA that people are reluctant to design for? Do the design yourself and see if they’ll take the hint. Tabula is trying that tactic with 100G gear being shown at the Intel Developer Forum.
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Nuage Networks Will Have a Hand in Alcatel-Lucent's Optical SDN http://nfv.io/1AvNMyD #SDN
Alcatel-Lucent's plan for integrated packet and optical SDN hinges on the Nuage Networks controller and policy engine.
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Free Webinar: NFV Testing for Optimal Virtualized Server Performance in the Carrier Cloud http://nfv.io/1qEUr9N As carriers move NFV from the lab to live deployment, they face challenges creating predictable and portable carrier-grade solutions. In an upcoming webinar, Ixia, Dell, and 6WIND will examine how carriers can achieve and verify optimal performance through NFV testing.
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HP Handing the Cloud Reins to Eucalyptus' CEO http://nfv.io/1swrbBt #SDN
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Tabula's '3D' FPGA Gets Into 100G Switches http://nfv.io/1osQXS3 #SDN
Tabula hopes full 100G board and switch designs are the ticket to getting its revolutionary FPGA into customers' hands.
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Featured: Cisco ACI + Splunk = Single-Pane Visibility Across the Data Center http://nfv.io/1CRCKHR #SDN
Cisco ACI and Splunk create an app for single-pane visibility and real-time monitoring across the data center.
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Featured: Cisco ACI + Splunk = Single-Pane Visibility Across the Data Center http://nfv.io/1CRCKHR In this video, Cisco and Splunk discuss how they teamed up to create an app that provides single-pane visibility across the data center as well as real-time monitoring of applications and underlying infrastructure components.
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Nuage Networks Will Have a Hand in Alcatel-Lucent's Optical SDN http://nfv.io/1AvNMyD Alcatel-Lucent has a combined packet-optical SDN approach that will get introduced later this year. And of course, it’s going to take advantage of the company’s not-so-secret weapon: Nuage.
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The Google SDN Case Study details how Google created an Inter-datacenter WAN with centralized traffic engineering using SDN & OpenFlow

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