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With NCS, Cisco Targets the Internet of Everything

September 25, 2013

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Cisco (CSCO) this week introduced the Network Convergence System (NCS), a network fabric family designed to help service providers handle rapidly growing volumes of Internet traffic in cloud, mobile, video and machine-to-machine applications. A key focus for NCS is the “Internet of Everything” – the trillions of programmable device-driven events generated by networked devices and […]

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Cisco announces acquisition of Whiptail

September 13, 2013

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Cisco announces acquisition of Whiptail Cisco System Inc. just announced to have the intention to acquire solid state memory systems company: Whiptail, for approximately $415 millions in cash plus incentives for the acquisition. The parties expect the acquisition to close during the first quarter of 2014. The acquisition is a strategic move as Cisco is […]

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The Next Paradigm Shift: Application-Centric Infrastructure (ACI) gets ready to rumble

August 28, 2013

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The Next Paradigm Shift: Application-Centric Infrastructure (ACI) gets ready to rumble True Innovators are not easy to find. In fact, people who build next-generation innovations and succeed are certifiably rare. Repeat successes with these innovations are rarer still. Hatricks are legendary. Anything beyond is best relegated to a rarefied stratospheric atmosphere and dismissed as fiction. […]

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Cisco OpenStack Installer for Grizzly

August 21, 2013

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Cisco OpenStack Installer for Grizzly The OpenStack community recently reached a major milestone and celebrated its third birthday! The flagship open-source compute, storage and networking cloud platform has come a long way since the initial draft. Cisco is proud to be part of this community including participating as Vice Chair of the OpenStack Foundation and […]

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Citrix, Cisco and NetApp FlexPod Virtual Event

August 19, 2013

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Citrix, Cisco and NetApp FlexPod Virtual Event In a recent web event, key leaders from Citrix, Cisco and NetApp gathered to discuss the fruits of a great, multi-year partnership. The three companies have come together to deliver a unique desktop virtualization platform to the marketplace – a solution which includes Citrix XenDesktop 7, Cisco UCS […]

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How Facebook threatens HP, Cisco, and more with its “vanity free” servers | Ars Tech nica

July 2, 2013

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How Facebook threatens HP, Cisco, and more with its “vanity free” servers Sean Gallagher MENLO PARK, CA—Building 17 of Facebook’s headquarters sits on what was once a Sun Microsystems campus known fondly as “Sun Quentin.” It now houses a team of Facebook engineers in the company’s electrical lab. Everyday, they push forward the company vision […]

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Cisco UCS vs. HP BladeSystem Power Efficiency Comparison

May 5, 2013

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Cisco UCS vs. HP BladeSystem Power Efficiency Comparison Cisco’s server power engineering team recently compared the Cisco UCS 5108 Blade Server Chassis with B200 M3 blade servers against HP’s BladeSystem c7000 Enclosure and HP ProLiant BL460c Gen8 blade servers. The results weren’t surprising internally, but they might surprise you. The main findings were: Efficiency The […]

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