News/Analysis

Ruckus Unifies Switch & Wireless Access Points


Ruckus introduces SmartZone OS 5...

By: Michael Vizard
June 18, 2018
News/Analysis

Highlights of the MWC 5G Hype Wave


Targeting 1.4 billion new connections by 2025...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
February 26, 2019
Futuriom Blog

Cryptoskeptics Could Be Very Wrong


New cryptoassets creating massive network value...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
January 08, 2018
News/Analysis

Cisco Shares Rise on Guidance Boost


Networking giant sees 5-7% annual growth ...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 16, 2018
News/Analysis

Juniper Intros New Switches, Software


Intros SkyEnterprise cloud management...

By: Michael Vizard
February 15, 2018
News/Analysis

Wall St. Embraces Casa Systems


Shares of cable virtualization play pop 30% after IPO...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
January 09, 2018
News/Analysis

Cisco, LF Edge Line Up for Battle of the Edge


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By: Michael Vizard
January 29, 2019
News/Analysis

Oracle Outlines Full Scope of IoT Ambitions


Pumping up digital twins...

By: Michael Vizard
February 15, 2018
Futuriom Blog

Will Anybody Learn From the Equifax Debacle?


Data company bungles the response...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
September 12, 2017
Futuriom Blog

Cisco Bids for BroadSoft. Why?


Small premium for VOIP firm...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
October 23, 2017
Futuriom Blog

Why Is NVIDIA Buying Mellanox?


Specialized processors in demand to speed up AI the cloud...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
March 12, 2019
News/Analysis

Microsoft Goes Barefoot


At OCP Summit, Microsoft announces SONiC partnership with Barefoot Networks ...

By: Michael Vizard
March 14, 2019
News/Analysis

CloudGenix Raises $65 Million


San Jose SD-WAN vendor has now raised $100 million ...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
April 17, 2019
Futuriom Blog

Chasing the 5G Mirage


5G fragmentation and confusion accelerates ahead of MWC...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
February 01, 2019
News/Analysis

Cisco VNI Update: IoT, SD-WAN, Video Drive Growth


IoT devices, SD-WAN, digital health, and video are key Internet growth applications...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
June 08, 2017
Futuriom Blog

Can Media Save Telecom?


Will AT&T's debt binge for DirectTV and Time Warner pay off? ...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
June 18, 2018
News/Analysis

Nutanix Extends HCI Deeper into the Cloud


Hyperconverged infrastructure player extends cloud offerings with SDN and PaaS plays...

By: Michael Vizard
May 09, 2018
News/Analysis

Cisco Living Large as a Dow Dog


Security and public sector drive growth...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
February 14, 2019
News/Analysis

Black Hat Roundup: Why IoT Is Not Safe


Black Hat introduces hackable nukes, car washes, and 4G...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
July 31, 2017
News/Analysis

Why the Linux Foundation Is Taking Over OpenContrail


Open-source organization eats everything...

By: Michael Vizard
December 13, 2017
News/Analysis

Juniper Wants to Automate Cybersecurity


Dynamic Policy Actions automates security rule changes...

By: Michael Vizard
December 13, 2017
News/Analysis

AT&T Boosts FlexWare AWS Integration


Will provide direct access to AWS...

By: Michael Vizard
November 05, 2017
Q & A

Javelin Founder Abutbul on WannaCry


Former security operative for the Israeli Air Force weighs in on WannaCry...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 17, 2017
News/Analysis

Security Funding Boom: $400M in Deals in One Week


Illumio and Netskope both land $100M rounds, Microsoft acquires Hexadite...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
June 09, 2017
News/Analysis

IoT Is a Way Out for Ericsson


The bloodletting continues in Sweden, as fresh CEO Ekholm plots a restructuring...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
April 25, 2017
News/Analysis

Juniper Races to the 100G Network Edge


Juniper Networks Adds 100G routers to drive 5G networking services...

By: Michael Vizard
February 12, 2019
News/Analysis

Big Switch Adds Hooks Into HCI & SAN


Teams with Nutanix, Dell, VMware, and Red Hat...

By: Michael Vizard
January 24, 2018
News/Analysis

Fortinet Fortifies Network Fabric


Security company launches new firewall series with built-in networking...

By: Michael Vizard
February 08, 2019
News/Analysis

Semtech Unveils Next-Gen Chipsets for LPWANs


Boost for IoT chip range and power efficiency...

By: Michael Vizard
January 08, 2018
News/Analysis

Cisco's Tetration Analytics Gets SaaSy


Analytics virtual appliance available as a service...

By: Michael Vizard
April 10, 2018
News/Analysis

Why We Still Get Hacked: Security Experts Weigh In


The security industry is failing. How to fix it?...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
June 14, 2017
Futuriom Blog

Futuriom Announces 2018 Research Calendar


New reports on cybersecurity, IoT, and SDN...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
November 14, 2017
News/Analysis

Citrix Acquires Cedexis to Expand Cloud Reach


Startup adds CDN features...

By: Michael Vizard
February 12, 2018
News/Analysis

Blockchain Gets Real With Amazon, HSBC & IBM


Blockchain projects continue to spring up...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 15, 2018
News/Analysis

Cisco to Infuse Support with Cloud AI


Networking giant offers analytics via the cloud...

By: Michael Vizard
October 17, 2017
News/Analysis

Cisco Debuts Network Assurance Engine


Cisco looks to step up its automation game ...

By: Michael Vizard
January 30, 2018
News/Analysis

Cato Networks Adds Malware Detection to SD-WAN


Machine-learning engine will detect Malware on endpoints...

By: Michael Vizard
May 23, 2018
News/Analysis

Zebra Shares Vault on Strong Growth


Expanding into vertical markets with asset-tracking and analytics...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 07, 2018
News/Analysis

FatPipe Plugs Into Azure


Trend toward Azure SD-WAN integration continues...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
February 20, 2019
News/Analysis

Netsurion Goes with MPLS-free SD-WAN


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By: Michael Vizard
February 05, 2019
News/Analysis

Red Hat Ramps up Networking to Take on VMware


Is a massive battle coming? ...

By: Michael Vizard
May 17, 2018
News/Analysis

VMware Ramps Up NFV, SD-WAN Efforts


Virtualization leader lands 5G deal with AT&T, partnership with Ericsson...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
February 25, 2019
News/Analysis

CBTS to Harden CORD Framework for Carriers


CBTS promises to harden open source technologies carriers need to build next-gen networks...

By: Michael Vizard
March 15, 2019
News/Analysis

Cisco Ties 5G to... Everything


Pumps 5G connections to routers, virtualization, and IoT...

By: Michael Vizard
February 28, 2018
News/Analysis

Arrcus Extends NOS Platform


Arrcus extends capabilities of Linux-based NOS to include support for multi-tenancy...

By: Michael Vizard
March 27, 2019
News/Analysis

Bitcoin Is Breaking Out


King of cryptocurrencies breaks $3,000...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 07, 2017
News/Analysis

Cisco Launches Security App for Apple iOS


Security Connector watches over iOS endpoints...

By: Michael Vizard
December 14, 2017
News/Analysis

Big Switch Beefs Up Big Mon


SDN fabric adds packet recorder and analytics nodes...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
April 26, 2018
News/Analysis

Report: IoT, AI Boost Customer Service


Connecting to IoT data is a challenge...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 15, 2017
News/Analysis

Tech Delivers Smart Cities – & Surveillance States


The city in the cloud is here -- with your face...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
September 06, 2017
News/Analysis

Cisco Touts New Automation Apps


Crosswork apps to enable closed-loop control...

By: Michael Vizard
February 20, 2018
News/Analysis

Amazon Shaking Up Hybrid Cloud With Linux 2


Amazon tentacles extend their reach...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
January 03, 2018
News/Analysis

Juniper Takes Contrail to the Cloud


Juniper Networks launches Contrail Service Orchestration...

By: Michael Vizard
April 08, 2019
News/Analysis

Who's Apple Going to Buy Next?


The whole world is speculating about Apple's $240 billion in cash and where it will go next...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 09, 2017
News/Analysis

Intel Makes FPGA Case for NFV Platforms


Chip giant sees a powerful combo of FPGAs and commercial processors...

By: Michael Vizard
March 08, 2018
News/Analysis

Huawei's Vision Driven by AI Investment


AI cloud platform will power everything...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
April 18, 2018
News/Analysis

Cloud Earnings Update: Amazon, Huawei, Nokia, PTC


Huawei still growing, Nokia beats, and Amazon misses...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
July 28, 2017
Futuriom Blog

Nvidia Steals the Show at the Edge


Unveils EGX Edge platform and partners with Ericsson, Microsoft, and Red Hat...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
October 25, 2019
News/Analysis

Cato's Secure Cloud Network Gets $55M


Cloud WAN company has grown 350% year-over-year...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
January 29, 2019
News/Analysis

VMware Embraces Queens Release of OpenStack


Working to unify instances of OpenStack and VMware ...

By: Michael Vizard
May 21, 2018
News/Analysis

The Cloud Conundrum of Connected Cars


Connected cars will drive a need for new cloud systems...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 30, 2017
News/Analysis

Pure Gets a Giancarlo Pop


Cisco, Sliver Lake veteran takes Pure CEO role...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 25, 2017
Futuriom Blog

Grab a Seat for the Broadcom-Qualcomm Battle


QCOM shares could be going much higher...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
November 15, 2017
News/Analysis

Ayla Taps Sunsea in $60M IoT Round


Sunsea Telecom becomes a strategic investor...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
November 03, 2017
News/Analysis

Equinix Adds SDN to Cloud Networking Service


SDN fabric enables direct cloud connections...

By: Michael Vizard
December 04, 2017
News/Analysis

Juniper's Growing 'Credibility Gap'


Company lowers guidance...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
October 25, 2017
News/Analysis

Qualcomm Embraces WPA3 to Secure Wireless Networks


Mobile chip leader adds WPA3 support to Snapdragon ...

By: Michael Vizard
May 15, 2018
News/Analysis

OCP Roundup: Ecosystem Starts to Swell


Raft of announcements signals growing weight of data center ecosystem led by Facebook and Microsoft...

By: Michael Vizard
March 18, 2019
News/Analysis

RedHat OpenStack 12 Embraces Containers


Drives composable networks for applications...

By: Michael Vizard
November 06, 2017
News/Analysis

HPE Allies With Nutanix


HPE to offer Nutanix operating system as GreenLake managed service option...

By: Michael Vizard
April 09, 2019
News/Analysis

Arista Crushes Q2


Arista's cloud gains lead to 51% growth...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 04, 2017
News/Analysis

Broadcom Gets Hock-tile With Qualcomm


Chip giant proposes replacing Qualcomm board...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
December 04, 2017
News/Analysis

Cryptocurrency Market Cap Vaults Over $600B


Coinbase addition of Bitcoin Cash triggers another frenzy...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
December 20, 2017
News/Analysis

Comm Chip Companies Get China Relief


China chip plays get a bounce...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 14, 2018
News/Analysis

Verizon Unfurls Session Border Controller Service


VOIP control from the cloud...

By: Michael Vizard
January 29, 2018
News/Analysis

IoT & AI Are Key to Microsoft's Cloud


Windows maker highlights Cortana strategy ...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 12, 2017
News/Analysis

Apple & Facebook Boost Jobs, Despite AI


Facebook and Apple are adding thousands of jobs for tasks that require humans, not robots...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 04, 2017
News/Analysis

Cisco: Growth Up, But Shares Down


Server sales grow but memory prices rising...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 17, 2018
News/Analysis

Tax Impact on IT Still Unclear: Raymond James


Channel shows tech capex still tracking normally...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
January 18, 2018
News/Analysis

AI, Brain Interfaces & TV at #Rutberg17


The race to connect and replace the brain is on...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
June 13, 2017
Futuriom Blog

3 Reasons Why Tech Stocks May Have Topped


Valuations nearly 100% above the long-term trend with trade war in the background...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 17, 2019
News/Analysis

NetEvents: Why the Hackers Are Winning


Organizations fail at basic security practices...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
September 28, 2017
News/Analysis

ClusterFax! Equifax Gets Hacked


Equifax breach potentially affects millions...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
September 08, 2017
News/Analysis

Fake Apple News Triggers Automated Algos


Smart trading systems aren't that smart...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
October 10, 2017
News/Analysis

Qualcomm Escalates Apple Patent Battle


Qualcomm fires back at Apple, filing to block iPhone imports...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
July 07, 2017
News/Analysis

Inside VMware's Deep Multicloud Strategy


Heptio and Bitnami acquisitions part of multi-cloud strategy...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 22, 2019
News/Analysis

Microsoft Is Creating an AI Research Hub


Microsoft Research AI will work on specific AI challenges...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
July 13, 2017
Futuriom Blog

Cisco's Jasper Integration Progresses


Cisco claims more than 16,000 enterprises using IoT product...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
March 23, 2018
Futuriom Blog

China ICO Ban: A Pause in the CryptoCraze


Chinese ICO ban just a bump in the crypto-road...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
September 04, 2017
News/Analysis

Talari's New CEO Sees Channel Expansion


Networking veteran Patrick Sweeney takes the helm...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
November 21, 2017
News/Analysis

10-4, Smokey: Ruckus Taps CB Radio to Access LTE


Citizens Broadband Radio Spectrum (CBRS) as a bridge to 5G...

By: Michael Vizard
February 26, 2018
News/Analysis

Masergy SD-WAN Service Uses Routers


SD-WAN Go service integrates Fortinet security ...

By: Michael Vizard
December 12, 2017
News/Analysis

Apstra Lands Yahoo Japan


Automation software to manage 500 nodes ...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
March 13, 2018
Futuriom Blog

Are Apple & Arista Antifragile?


What makes technology stick?...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 22, 2017
Tech Primers

What Is the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)


The Internet of Things (IoT) has taken the world by storm, as technology experts and investors take a look at the technology that will be required to network and secure just about any device on earth -- billions of devices and machines including...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
April 15, 2017
News/Analysis

Red Hat Extends Hybrid Cloud Bet on OpenStack


OpenStack gets ready for the IoT Edge...

By: Michael Vizard
May 23, 2018
Futuriom Blog

Why Disney's Streaming Move Won't Stop Netflix


Disney buys BAMtech to build streaming service...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 10, 2017
News/Analysis

Dell EMC Unveils Flexible CI Platform


Betting on growth in converged infrastructure...

By: Michael Vizard
February 13, 2018
Futuriom Blog

The Upside to Tech Trade War Hysteria


Global technology trade will evolve, not implode...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
April 06, 2018
News/Analysis

Sophos Integrates Endpoints, Firewalls


Firewall can classify endpoint apps...

By: Michael Vizard
October 25, 2017