Cloud culture calls for flexible networks

Computer Weekly

Cloud-based workloads demand more flexibility, so how can businesses rethink their WAN strategies to accommodate this

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Why CISOs Need Cloud to Secure the Network


Martha is not only exposing critical data to unknown networks while using WiFi services in public spaces, she is also exposing her company's network to possible threat exposures through external websites. In a modern cloud-centric digital business, the need to access information anywhere and everywhere is a top priority. Read more: 6 Steps for Planing a Cloud Strategy. Include network security services when building the IT architecture of the organization.

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VMware Unveils Virtual Network Functions Delivered as Cloud Services

Data Center Knowledge

Rolls out 30 virtual network services for telcos on its vCloud platform Read More. Cloud Computing Networking VMware

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Cisco’s Tail-f Tech Automates Equinix’s Cloud Network

Data Center Knowledge

Takes manual network provisioning out of multi-cloud setup process Read More. Cisco Cloud Computing colocation Connectivity Equinix Networking

Enterprise Networking in a Cloud World

Cloud Musings

Enterprises must rethink network management in the cloud computing world. This new reality is driven by the rise of software defined networking , the virtualization of everything and a business imperative to create and deploy even newer information delivery models.

Telcos must prioritize Innovations that extend beyond networking

Forrester IT

Since the birth of cloud computing in early 2000, telecommunications companies have seen business growth thanks to these IT transformational partners.

How Enterprise Cloud and Virtual Networking are Changing the Telco Market

Data Center Knowledge

New technologies and growing cloud market present new opportunities and new problems for service providers Read More. Cloud Computing Connectivity Enterprise Featured Networking Technology

Cloud, AI and security driving network monitoring industry

Computer Weekly

We explore the latest developments and trends in enterprise network monitoring and management

Microsegmentation – Secure Your Internal Network


The problem I have with these statements is that every network engineer I know segments their network more than just at the subnet level and their segmentation is not limited to just north-south traffic. This is something you can’t do with static network ACLs at layer 2.

Network Issues Cause Amazon Cloud Outage

Data Center Knowledge

There was another Amazon cloud outage this morning as the oldest AWS cloud computing region stuttered, reminding folks that if you heavily rely on that the US-EAST region, it''s good to have contingency plans. Cloud Computing

"Cloud Musings" Joins Dell Content Provider Network

Cloud Musings

Cloud Musings, a GovCloud Network Property, is proud and honored to announce that we will now be serving over 3 Million Dell Community online daily viewers. Thank you for continuing to place your trust in GovCloudNetwork and Cloud Musings.

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Blockchain can help enterprises improve multi-cloud network management


A study last year reported that 81 percent of enterprises now have a multi-cloud strategy, and a majority have a hybrid of private and public clouds. That’s a significant number of companies struggling to manage complex existing networks and multiple clouds as well as the associated security strains. Blockchain technology may still be the new […]. CTO News

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Neutron’s role evolves in OpenStack networks

Computer Weekly

We examine the progress of Neutron, OpenStack’s cloud networking module

Vodafone selects Mirantis for network virtualisation programme

Computer Weekly

Mobile network operator will use managed OpenStack based on Mirantis’ open cloud platform as part of its network virtualisation programme

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Government Cloud Achilles Heel: The Network

Cloud Musings

Cloud computing is rewriting the books on information technology (IT) but inter-cloud networking remains a key operational issue. Layering inherently global cloud services on top of a globally fractured networking infrastructure just doesn’t work.

Big Switch Unifies Physical and Virtual Networks for OpenStack

Data Center Knowledge

Big Cloud Fabric 3.0 provides single pane of glass for network management Read More. Cloud Computing Networking Technology Virtualization

Navigating the Data Center Networking Landscape

Data Center Knowledge

With so many new options to create a powerful network ecosystem; learn how to better navigate the entire data center networking landscape. Networking cloud data center networkingRead More.

Finally, the Cure for Finger Pointing: Cloud and Network Monitoring

Data Center Knowledge

Without a truly robust cloud and network monitoring solution, monitoring your environment is challenging. Register for this webinar and learn the key concepts behind creating a robust cloud and networking monitoring platform. Cloud Computing Networking White Papers cloud monitoring kaseya whitepaper

UK helps dismantle Avalanche global cyber network

Computer Weekly

The UK's National Crime Agency has contributed to the takedown of a cloud-based cyber crime network in a collaborative law enforcement operation involving 30 countries

Networking the Cloud for IoT - Pt. 2 Stressing the Cloud

Cloud Musings

Dwight Bu e s & Kevin Jackson This is Part 2 of a three part series that addresses the need for a systems engineering approach to IoT and cloud network design. Part 1 is Networking the Cloud for IoT - Pt.

Cloud Clinique & GovCloud Network Deliver On Affordable Cloud Certification

Cloud Musings

In August, GovCloud Network and Tech Equity Ltd promised to deliver cloud education and training on a global basis. Today the companies are making good on that promise by announcing a Cloud Certification Best Practices Program for the European and North American markets.

Oracle Network Fabric Gets OpenStack Neutron Plugin

Data Center Knowledge

SDN fabric called Virtual Network now supports OpenStack Read More. Cloud Computing Networking Oracle openstack sdn

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OpenStack Network Startup PlumGrid Becomes Foundation Sponsor

Data Center Knowledge

After many contributions to open source project, virtual networking firm makes it official Read More. Cloud Computing Networking Virtualization

Juniper Networks to Acquire Cloud Monitoring Firm AppFormix

Data Center Knowledge

Deals Ankur Singla AppFormix Contrail Intel RDT juniper networks Kubernetes NFV OpenContrail sdn Sumeet Singh workload orchestrationIf Juniper and AppFormix work as well as one unit as they did as a pair of partnered firms, the modernization of data center architectures may have just gotten a much-needed shot in the arm. Read More.

Networking the Cloud for IoT – Pt 3 Cloud Network Systems Engineering

Cloud Musings

Dwight Bues & Kevin Jackson (This is Part 3 of a three part series that addresses the need for a systems engineering approach to IoT and cloud network design. Networking the Cloud for IoT - Pt. 1: IoT and the Government , Networking the Cloud for IoT - Pt.

Microsoft to offer cloud users private network connections to UK datacentres

Computer Weekly

Software giant Microsoft expands on UK datacentre launch to give users private network access to its facilities

IIX Unveils SaaS Platform for Data Center Network Interconnection

Data Center Knowledge

Cloud Computing Connectivity Networking SaaS TechnologyLaunches subsidiary Console as pure-play SaaS company for global interconnection Read More.

Creating Cloud Optimization with Network Intelligence

Data Center Knowledge

With more cloud computing and a lot more demand from the modern business - learn how to create direct cloud optimization through network intelligence. White Papers noction

Getting Your Network in the Cloud

Cloud Musings

Join us with Virtual Newsmakers on Saturday, May 28th at 11:00am for a YouTube Livestream on cloud computing. On this weekend's show , I will discuss how network management in the cloud can help you enhance your business.

IBM Looks to Fix Network Constraints In Cloud

Data Center Knowledge

IBM has a new patent which dynamically moves virtual machines to a new cloud node with available network capacity once the system senses a network bandwidth shortage. IBM Networking

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ProtectWise: Cloud-powered network detection and response (NDR)


ProtectWise™ provides cloud-powered Network Detection and Response (NDR). The ProtectWise Grid™ delivers security entirely from the cloud.

IIX Buys Allegro to Automate its Global Network Peering Cloud

Data Center Knowledge

Gains network automation platform and 30-plus additional network PoPs in the UK Read More. Connectivity Peering

Data Center Network Traffic Four Years from Now: 10 Key Figures

Data Center Knowledge

Cloud traffic growth will outpace data center traffic growth, according to Cisco’s latest Global Cloud Index Read More. Cisco Connectivity Featured Networking

Improving Distributed Analytics and Private Cloud Through Enhanced Networking


This is particularly true with regard to network adapters, where little attention is paid beyond the advertised bandwidth (1/10/25/50/40/100 Gbps) and connection medium (Fiber, Copper, etc.). In contrast, the parallel (multi-core) and distributed (multi-server/multi-location) nature of today’s applications and datacenters puts tremendous importance on a server’s networking components. CTO network adapters performance private cloud ServersMarty Meehan.

TechNet Radio: (Part 6) Building Your Hybrid Cloud - Networking in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager

IT Pros Rock!

Continuing our “Building a Hybrid Cloud” series, Keith Mayer and Brian Lewis showcase the new networking features in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM). Cloud HyperV Networking System Center 2012 Private Cloud Hyper-V System Center Virtual Machine Manager

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