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EMC survey reveals Big Data adoption trends

September 18, 2013

EMC Corp. this week released the findings of a survey that asked IT decision makers in North America for their perspective on the challenges and opportunities that Big Data and IT transformation and related skills can present to their companies.

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Sandvine, Juniper announce SDN technology pact

September 18, 2013

Sandvine, a provider of broadband network offerings for fixed and mobile operators, will integrate its network policy control technology with Juniper Networks’ Contrail, a network virtualization and intelligence product for…

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Global ON market rebounds decisively in 2Q13

August 29, 2013

Global optical networking (ON) spending versus the year-ago quarter grew decidedly for the first time in six quarters in 2Q13, according to analyst firm Ovum. Results of US$4.08 billion for 2Q13 were 29% higher than they were in 1Q13 and 7%…

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XO expands services across Canada

August 22, 2013

XO Communications this week announced its expansion in the Canadian market where, through its Canadian subsidiary, it will now offer network services across six time zones.

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Siobhan Byron to lead Westcon’s Canadian operations

August 1, 2013

Westcon Group, a distributor of unified communications, network infrastructure, data centre, and security product offerings recently selected industry veteran Siobhan Byron to lead its operations in Canada.

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Cisco enters the Internet of Everything era

July 1, 2013

Orlando, Fla. — Cisco Systems Inc.’s reinvention of itself continued unabated in June with the launch of new switching and router equipment and a networking architecture designed to “expand” the scope of its Open Network Environment…

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Report indicates major network shift underway

June 26, 2013

Dimension Data this week released the results of its annual Network Barometer Report 2013, which evaluates the readiness of enterprise networks to support critical business operations. 

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Eaton, CA sign collaboration deal

May 16, 2013

Industrial manufacturer Eaton and CA Technologies plan to release a jointly developed data centre monitoring, management and control system. The turnkey offering will combine Eaton power management hardware and software with CA Technologies…

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Orga Systems joins Siemens’ eMeter initiative

April 25, 2013

Orga Systems this week announced it is joining the eMeter Alliance Program as an Integration, Technology and Developer Partner. Together, Orga Systems and eMeter, A Siemens Business, will collectively develop and sell integrated products for…

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Public sector CIOs need to adopt design thinking: Ovum

April 25, 2013

Human-centered design thinking and approaches are now gaining mainstream credence among private sector decision-makers focused on innovation, according to Ovum, yet the analyst firm adds it is a concept that seems to be unfamiliar in most CIO…