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Cloud28+ turns its cloud catalog into an enterprise app store

Cloud28+, the cloud services federation backed by Hewlett Packard Enterprise, now wants to help you install enterprise applications, not just choose them from its catalog.

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Nvidia brings its Grid virtual desktop to the masses

Nvidia is introducing a new graphics card option for its Grid virtual desktop system, promising to cut the costs of streaming graphics-intensive applications to employees.

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Containers vs. virtual machines: How to tell which is the right choice for your enterprise

Name a tech company, any tech company, and they're investing in containers. Google, of course. IBM, yes. Microsoft, check. But, just because containers are extremely popular, doesn't mean virtual machines are out of date. They're not....

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Opening up networks to choice, at last

Choice in networks is emerging, and everyone—from consumers to data centers—stands to benefit.

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What’s on tap for Linux container technology in 2016

Some debates remain, including what operating system will run under container applications

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5 things containers need to win the enterprise

Container technology like Docker and CoreOS offers tremendous benefits in terms of flexible service and application delivery, but it needs these five key things to take off in the enterprise.

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Brocade VNF Manager can prevent virtual network services sprawl

Tool provides automated NFV orchestration and VNF management using standards-based architectures.

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Companies high on virtualization despite fears of security breaches

While no one thinks security problems will go away, companies are willing to tolerate the risk in the name of agility, flexibility and lower costs.

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Introducing the new Citrix

CEO Kirill Tatarinov outlines the company’s position and new focus

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HoloLens uncensored: A candid hands-on with HoloLens Development Edition

Forget about curated HoloLens experiences at Microsoft's Build conference. Here's a deep dive into how the HoloLens Development Edition performs when no one's watching.


Brocade dials up DevOps

Acquires workflow automation start-up StackStorm to orchestrate IT

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Back to the Future: Time to really leverage new networking technology

The network area is a popular topic with the advent of Network Function Virtualization (NFV) and Software Defined Networking (SDN), but are these technologies really that new? And are we exploiting them to the level we will need to in...

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Microsoft's HoloLens might allow you to travel without ever moving

Microsoft has gained incredible mindshare for its HoloLens virtual reality headset, which is all the more remarkable since it's pretty much been vaporware. However, development continues at quite a pace, and one of the more incredible...

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5 IoT trends to expect in 2016

In the networking space, 2015 was the year in which the Internet of Things became more mainstream. So, how are things shaping up for 2016? Are we on track?

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Is Oculus Rift the new Google Glass?

As vendors pour money and hype into the new virtual reality hardware, it’s not yet clear that most people have any interest in it.

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How virtual reality could transform health care

Oculus Rift, HTC Vive usher in new era of simulated environments for doctors, students, patients.

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Microsoft and HPE throw their weight behind Mesosphere

Mesosphere made its mark early with large companies like Twitter and Netflix, and on Thursday the company got a fresh boost from two more tech giants: Microsoft and Hewlett Packard Enterprise.

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The networked world

Network World 30th Anniversary: The digital nervous system of the modern enterprise is driving today’s digital transformations.

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