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Broadcom Will Buy VMware for $61 Billion


Broadcom will pay $61 billion to unite with VMware, increasing its reliance on software revenue vs. silicon to a 50/50 ratio


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Databricks Adds $1.6 Billion for $38 Billion Valuation


Databricks' "data lakehouse" strategy brings in another $1.6 billion in funding and a $38 billion valuation. Here's what's behind all the fuss

By: Mary Jander
September 01, 2021
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Cradlepoint Ships 5G Enterprise Router


Cradlepoint delivers its E3000 Series 5G Enterprise Router, which addresses a series of use cases for companies looking to link WiFi, LTE, CBRS, and other connections to private 5G

By: Mary Jander
August 31, 2021
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Alarms Sound on "Cyberwar" Escalation


Facing continual attacks from cybercriminals, Microsoft, T-Mobile, and other firms mount defensive action. Will it be enough?

By: Mary Jander
August 31, 2021
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Why Comcast Wants Masergy


Comcast Business said it will acquire SD-WAN managed service provider Masergy for an undisclosed sum to boost its enterprise strategy

By: Mary Jander
August 26, 2021
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Microsoft Invests in Rubrik, Plans Joint Development


Microsoft has made an equity investment in data backup specialist Rubrik, and the two plan joint development of anti-ransomware solutions for Microsoft 365 and Azure-based data

By: Mary Jander
August 19, 2021
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Cloud Hyperscalers Expand Subsea Connections


AWS, Facebook, Google, and Microsoft continue to fund costly subsea cabling projects to extend their Internet connectivity to key markets

By: Mary Jander
August 18, 2021
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HashiCorp Posts Multi-Cloud Survey Results


HashiCorp has released results of a 3,205-respondent survey on multi-cloud, indicating that challenges remain though the approach is here to stay

By: Mary Jander
August 13, 2021
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PacketFabric Adds IPsec VPN and NAT to Cloud Router


PacketFabric enhances multi-cloud networking functions by adding IPsec VPN and NAT support

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 12, 2021
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OwnBackup Gets $240 Million, Plans to Extend Saas Backup


OwnBackup has scored $240 million in Series E funding, to be used to expand the firm's backup and recovery capabilities beyond Salesforce

By: Mary Jander
August 12, 2021
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What the Infrastructure Bill Means for Telcos


The U.S. infrastructure bill recently passed by the Senate includes $65 billion to extend broadband service to all citizens. Telcos and their vendors stand to benefit too

By: Mary Jander
August 11, 2021