Industry experienced surge in demand across distributed locations, combined with escalating security concerns and major changes to customer strategies; nearly three quarters of UK providers believe the switch to remote working will be permanent.
HCL Technologies plans to acquire Cisco’s Self-Optimizing Network (SON) technology. This acquisition, which comprises of products and services built on Cisco’s SON technology, will help HCL meet the growing needs of its customers in the telecommunications industry, which includes tier-one communications service providers globally, by adding the power of Cisco’s SON’s multi-vendor multi-technology and application support to its clients.
Infinera has introduced a new unified Intelligent
Transport Network product portfolio to address the surge in demand
forecast for metro 100 gigabit per second (Gb/s) packet-optical
networking solutions in 2016.
ADVA Optical Networking
has added new client rates, multiplexing and amplification capabilities to its FSP
3000 CloudConnect™ platform. The company’s flagship data
center interconnect (DCI)
technology can now support 10Gbit/s and 40Gbit/s client rates in
addition to 100Gbit/s.
Florian Malecki, Executive Vice President of Marketing for Arcserve, discusses the findings of the company’s recent ransomware survey, which reveals that far too many organisations are still unprepared, not least in terms of recovering lost data. The good news is that businesses do have plans to increase their data resilience investments to meet the challenges of today’s hybrid, digital workplace.
Christoph Berentzen, Divisional Head API & Open Banking at Commerzbank, provides a fascinating insight into the organisation’s decision to move away from the traditional IT approach of batch processes, file transfers and the like to an API-powered architecture as a crucial part of its digital transformation roadmap.
Retrospect has been very busy in recent weeks, launching Retrospect Cloud Storage, Retrospect Backup 19 and Retrospect Virtual 2022. JG Heithcock, General Manager at Retrospect, talks us through these new storage solutions and the pain points they will help to address.
Richelle Ahlvers, Chair of the SNIA Storage Management Initiative, discusses what’s new with Swordfish, the storage management standard, including the latest developments on work with industry partner organisations and the new Conformance Testing Program, as well as talking through the newly opened SNIA Storage Management Initiative’s Next-Gen Lab.