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DriveNets Scores $262 Million Series C


DriveNets has secured $262 million in Series C funding to expand its cloud-native networking solution for telcos and hyperscalers


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The 2022 Futuriom 40


After some major exits in 2021 including five IPOs, the Futuriom 40 list of top private companies in cloud tech has some fresh blood

By: R. Scott Raynovich
January 31, 2022
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Citrix Sold for $16.5 Billion


Citrix will be taken private and combined with TIBCO by investment firms Vista Equity Partners and Evergreen Coast Capital Partners in a cash transaction worth $16.5 billion

By: Mary Jander
January 31, 2022
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Is IBM Turning Around?

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Fourth-quarter 2021 was a watershed for IBM, but can its new segment strategy carry it forward to true turnaround?

By: Mary Jander
January 29, 2022
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The Broadband Renaissance Is Here


As passive optical networks (PONs) grow in popularity with the spread of broadband services, Nokia, Adtran, Calix, and others are seeing dramatic growth that's forcing some soul searching

By: Mary Jander
January 25, 2022
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Cato Scores MSP Deal with Expereo


Cato's latest channel deal brings a network of 12,000 locations in 190 countries, highlighting Cato's strategy to sell its SASE services via partners

By: R. Scott Raynovich
January 25, 2022
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Spyware Scandal Illuminates Cyber Weaponry

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Israel's NSO Group makes headlines for contributing tech to police surveillance, bringing criticism of the company to a head and casting light on other spyware firms worldwide

By: Mary Jander
January 24, 2022
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Aryaka Survey Reveals WAN Transformation


Aryaka's sixth annual "State of the WAN" report reveals a tectonic shift toward cloud networking, SASE, and managed services

By: R. Scott Raynovich
January 20, 2022
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The Futuriom 40 Webinar - 2022


Join our analysts as they discuss the details of our 2022 Futuriom 40 report, including the top trends in cloud infrastructure as well as the 40 new companies on our list.

By: Kyle Steiner
January 20, 2022
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Microsoft to Buy Gaming Giant Activision for $68.7 Billion


Microsoft's plan to buy gaming giant Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion could further energize Redmond's cloud, mobile, and metaverse offerings

By: Mary Jander
January 18, 2022
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DISH Network Bets Big on Spectrum


DISH Network just spent $7.3 billion in hundreds of wireless spectrum licenses. Will it finally make it as the fourth biggest 5G carrier in the U.S.?

By: Mary Jander
January 18, 2022