Brocade pushes further into software-defined networking with Vistapointe buy

Maria Deutscher | September 16th

Although barely into its initial adoption phase, the network function virtualization (NFV) space is already seeing consolidation, as networking incumbents look to get on board with a technology that could disrupt their core businesses. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. became...»

Oracle buys Emmy-winning cloud storage hotshot to address media companies’ exploding data needs

Maria Deutscher | September 16th

Video accounted for two-thirds of all Internet traffic in 2013 and that figure is set to rise to nearly 80 percent by 2018, according to the latest Virtual Networking Index  from Cisco Systems Inc....»

VMware refreshes software-defined data center lineup with new features

Maria Deutscher | September 16th

Server virtualization stalwart VMware Inc. is following up the flurry of product announcements at its recent annual customer conference in San Francisco  with the release of strategic enhancements for a...»

Flash fabric, Helio news showcase storage industry shift at HGST briefing

Cheryl Knight | September 16th

Big innovations in storage were announced at the recent HGST, Inc. Press & Industry Analysts Briefing in San Francisco, California. theCUBE’s Jeff Frick and Stu Miniman were on hand to discuss the latest updates with Wikibon’s CTO...»

Google courts developer community with $100,000 cloud credit and analytics package

Maria Deutscher | September 15th

Google Inc. hopes to increase its standing among developers with new contributions that take aim at two of the hottest trends in the industry.  The gesture that should make the search giant the most fans in the community...»

Emulex jumps on the software-defined bandwagon with management API

Maria Deutscher | September 15th

After overcoming the initial doubts that accompany every new paradigm in enterprise IT, the software-defined networking (SDN) wave quickly caught up to all the biggest names in the industry, with Cisco Systems Inc. and the other incumbent vendors...»

What you missed in Cloud: incumbents tapping startup resourcefulness for an edge

Maria Deutscher | September 15th

It’s been a good week to be a cloud startup, especially for Amplidata Inc., which landed $10 million in funding from one of the biggest names on the enterprise storage block to help...»

Google’s offering a cool $100,000 for startups to use its cloud

Mike Wheatley | September 15th

Google Inc. is seeking to temp entrepreunerial startups with a cool $100,000 in credit so long as they power their apps using its cloud platform rather than their rivals. The new program is called ...»

The ‘Cosmos’ browser wants to surf the web via SMS messages

Mike Wheatley | September 15th

A new project has emerged that's hoping to deliver Internet access to the developing world via text messages (SMSs) alone. The idea probably sounds a little absurd to those of us in the developed world who're...»

How Google shifted Big Data from internal uses to enterprise services | #data14

Rachel Schramm | September 12th

The industry as a whole has recognized the value of data-driven business, according to Google Inc.'s, Vishwas Agashe. The search giant's Global Product Lead of Big Data Technologies visited theCUBE's roving news desk at the Tableau Software, Inc.'s Data...»