Tech Primers

Who Are the Major Players in SASE and Secure Edge?


SD-WAN technologies are converging with cybersecurity, adding CASB, firewall, and Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) functionality....

By: R. Scott Raynovich
October 21, 2020
News/Analysis

Cisco, Masergy Target SD-WAN, Remote Access


Masergy and Cisco show the range of approaches to the remote access challenge....

By: Mary Jander
October 20, 2020
News/Analysis

Juniper Builds on Software with $450M Deal for 128


Routing titan adds to its smart-software strategy with acquisition of session software player....

By: Mary Jander
October 19, 2020
News/Analysis

Infiot Targets Secure Edge with Arm/X86


Infiot says its thin, wireless device beats SD-WAN for remote IoT, branch offices, medical facilities, and more....

By: R. Scott Raynovich
October 16, 2020
News/Analysis

Nutanix, VMware Tout Multi-Cloud Database


Nutanix and VMware claim to manage multiple databases in multiple clouds....

By: Mary Jander
October 15, 2020
News/Analysis

Alkira Lands $54 Million In Customer-Led Round


Koch Industries and its venture arm loom large in company's strategy....

By: Mary Jander
October 13, 2020
News/Analysis

Twilio to Grab Segment Inc. in $3.2 Billion Stock Deal


APIs are the currency for Twilio's bid for CDP player Segment Inc....

By: Mary Jander
October 12, 2020
News/Analysis

Capex Trend Down for AT&T, Telefonica, Verizon


Global carriers, forced to save costs, are focusing on where they can best drive future revenue....

By: Mary Jander
October 12, 2020
News/Analysis

IBM Big Spinoff Plan Targets 'All In' for Hybrid Cloud


Big Blue is shoving Managed Infrastructure Services off the mothership to strengthen its momentum in hybrid cloud....

By: Mary Jander
October 09, 2020
News/Analysis

Inside Cisco's $2B Security Setback


A stern $2B judgment for patent infringement has shaken Cisco's core strategy in cybersecurity ...

By: Mary Jander
October 08, 2020