Category: Software


Cisco opens DNA Center network control and management software to the DevOps masses

June 14, 2018

Via: Networkworld Software

ORLANDO – Cisco made a bold move this week to broaden the use of its DNA Center by opening up the network controller, assurance, automation and analytics system to the community of developers looking to take the next step in […]


Cisco developer push yields 500,000 DevNet members working on programmable networks

June 12, 2018

Via: ITWorld Networking

ORLANDO – Cisco’s developer program, DevNet, is on a hot streak. Speaking at Cisco Live 2018, DevNet CTO Susie Wee said the group, which was founded in 2014, now has 500,000 registered members. “That’s a pretty cool milestone, but what […]

Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis, Software

End-to-end data, analytics key to solving application performance problems

June 11, 2018

Via: Networkworld Software

As someone who used to work in corporate IT, I can attest to the fact that in general, workers and IT are at odds most of the time. Part of the problem is the tools that IT uses has never […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security, Software

Ready for takeoff into the era of direct internet access?

June 8, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

Buzz… I pull out my phone and see my pre-boarding reminder. I click the flight number pre-authorized and -populated in my ridesharing app. A car arrives minutes later, and the next thing I know my driver has pulled onto SFO’s […]


BMC retools its service management offerings for AI, cloud era

June 5, 2018

Via: Networkworld Software

Many if not most large enterprises run hybrid computing environments and are looking for management software flexible enough to run in and manage assets across private and public clouds. Against this backdrop, BMC has rebuilt its venerable IT service-management product […]


Review: Icinga enterprise-grade, open-source network monitoring that scales

May 18, 2018

Via: ITWorld Networking

Continuing our quest for robust, enterprise-grade open source network monitoring, we tested Icinga Core 2 (version 2.8.1) and the stand-alone Icinga Web 2 interface. Created in 2009 as a fork of the Nagios network monitoring tool, Icinga has come a […]

Software, Wireless

How We Use Fog Computing: Vertical Markets, Use Cases, and Applications

May 11, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

As the marketplace ponders how best to incorporate fog computing into the Internet of Things (IoT), one of the most important challenges we face is figuring out exactly how fog will be used. Studying potential use cases is a great […]


Networking Monitor Savvius Improves Visibility into Network Apps

May 9, 2018

Via: eWeek

Savvius, which has specialized in making networking operations instrumentation for nearly three decades, May 8 unveiled a new version of its frontline product that gives enterprises the ability to more effectively analyze and control network traffic generated by key business […]


Cisco ACI and NetBrain: Delivering Application-Centric Network Operations

May 8, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

Today, we launched Cisco ACI – NetBrain joint solution that extends NetBrain core capabilities to Cisco ACI. Please read the Press Release here. This blog is meant to raise awareness on how this solution and its key features benefit customers […]

Hardware, Software

Bringing software-defined networking to the data center

May 7, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

The long-term vision of 5G includes network slicing–using virtualized network functions and software-defined networking (SDN) to enable operator networks to automatically create service-specific data pipes that precisely meet the needs of a particular application. Enterprise users get the ability to […]