News/Analysis

Juniper Wants to Automate Cybersecurity


Dynamic Policy Actions automates security rule changes...

By: Michael Vizard
December 13, 2017
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

Juniper's Growing 'Credibility Gap'


Company lowers guidance...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
October 25, 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

Semtech Unveils Next-Gen Chipsets for LPWANs


Boost for IoT chip range and power efficiency...

By: Michael Vizard
January 08, 2018
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

SD-WAN Gets Platform Status at MEF


SD-WAN takes over the service provider discussion...

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

Cisco to Infuse Support with Cloud AI


Networking giant offers analytics via the cloud...

By: Michael Vizard
October 17, 2017
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

Cato Networks Adds Malware Detection to SD-WAN


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

By: Michael Vizard
May 23, 2018
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

Cloud Earnings Update: Amazon, Huawei, Nokia, PTC


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

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

Futuriom Announces 2018 Research Calendar


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

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

COVID-19 Crisis: Which Tech Firms Are Helping?


As the coronavirus crisis rages on, tech firms are stepping up to help. ...

By: Mary Jander
March 26, 2020
News/Analysis

Cisco Touts New Automation Apps


Crosswork apps to enable closed-loop control...

By: Michael Vizard
February 20, 2018
News/Analysis

Cisco Launches Security App for Apple iOS


Security Connector watches over iOS endpoints...

By: Michael Vizard
December 14, 2017
News/Analysis

Data Center Leasing Goes Boom


Suppliers of data center facilities are seeing a burst in demand as enterprises and hyperscalers move to the cloud....

By: Mary Jander
January 26, 2021
News/Analysis

Cloudflare Takes Aim at Digital Divide


A new Project Pangea extends Cloudflare's secure, cloud-native Internet onramp to community and nonprofit networks, helping them avoid high-priced ISPs...

By: Mary Jander
July 26, 2021
News/Analysis

Bitcoin Is Breaking Out


King of cryptocurrencies breaks $3,000...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 07, 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

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

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

Arista Crushes Q2


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

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 04, 2017
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

Exium Debuts "Clean" 5G for Private Wireless


Startup claims private 5G service is entirely U.S.-supplied....

By: Mary Jander
January 07, 2021
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

Red Hat Ramps up Networking to Take on VMware


Is a massive battle coming? ...

By: Michael Vizard
May 17, 2018
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

Netsurion Goes with MPLS-free SD-WAN


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By: Michael Vizard
February 05, 2019
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

Amazon Shaking Up Hybrid Cloud With Linux 2


Amazon tentacles extend their reach...

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

Qualcomm Embraces WPA3 to Secure Wireless Networks


Mobile chip leader adds WPA3 support to Snapdragon ...

By: Michael Vizard
May 15, 2018
Futuriom Blog

Are Apple & Arista Antifragile?


What makes technology stick?...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 22, 2017
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

Apstra Lands Yahoo Japan


Automation software to manage 500 nodes ...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
March 13, 2018
News/Analysis

Broadcom Gets Hock-tile With Qualcomm


Chip giant proposes replacing Qualcomm board...

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

Verizon Unfurls Session Border Controller Service


VOIP control from the cloud...

By: Michael Vizard
January 29, 2018
News/Analysis

Pure Gets a Giancarlo Pop


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

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

How Huawei Reflects China's Tech Evolution


The Chinese tech story evolves toward innovation...

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

Masergy SD-WAN Service Uses Routers


SD-WAN Go service integrates Fortinet security ...

By: Michael Vizard
December 12, 2017
News/Analysis

VMware Embraces Queens Release of OpenStack


Working to unify instances of OpenStack and VMware ...

By: Michael Vizard
May 21, 2018
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

Cryptocurrency Market Cap Vaults Over $600B


Coinbase addition of Bitcoin Cash triggers another frenzy...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
December 20, 2017
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

Cloud Warning Signs Grow


Earnings season has brought disappointment in cloud spending. ...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 08, 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

Equinix Adds SDN to Cloud Networking Service


SDN fabric enables direct cloud connections...

By: Michael Vizard
December 04, 2017
News/Analysis

Content Delivery Networks Evolve at the Edge


CDNs are morphing at the edge into faster, more secure, and programmable entities....

By: Mary Jander
January 13, 2021
News/Analysis

Inside Citrix's $2.25-Billion Acquisition of Wrike


Citrix hope the deal will boost its claim to the market for workspace SaaS....

By: Mary Jander
January 19, 2021
News/Analysis

Comm Chip Companies Get China Relief


China chip plays get a bounce...

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

Twilio Enables IoT Applications via Cellular


Programmatic wireless connects IoT endpoints...

By: Michael Vizard
April 17, 2018
News/Analysis

Google, VMware Do Hybrid Cloud Deal


VMware now has deals in place with five of the six largest cloud platform providers. ...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
July 30, 2019
News/Analysis

Ericsson Opens IoT Marketplace


Hopes to standardize IoT APIs...

By: Michael Vizard
February 22, 2018
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

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
News/Analysis

NetEvents: Why the Hackers Are Winning


Organizations fail at basic security practices...

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

Microsoft to Buy Affirmed for Azure 5G Play


Microsoft has purchased Affirmed Networks in a bid to be the premiere 5G services platform....

By: Mary Jander
March 26, 2020
Futuriom Blog

Edge Case Study: Inside the Las Vegas Smart City


Cross-domain integration of edge compute, networking, and IoT sensors is the key to delivering smart city technology...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
February 26, 2020
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

CloudGenix Launches SD-WAN App Platform


CloudBlades is a development platform for network-aware applications...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
June 26, 2019
News/Analysis

Red Hat Extends Hybrid Cloud Bet on OpenStack


OpenStack gets ready for the IoT Edge...

By: Michael Vizard
May 23, 2018
News/Analysis

Fake Apple News Triggers Automated Algos


Smart trading systems aren't that smart...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
October 10, 2017
Futuriom Blog

Dell World Roundup: Open Ecosystem Builds


VMware in Azure, Apstra upgrade, and Big Switch deals this week...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 03, 2019
News/Analysis

HPE Pivots on SD-WAN, Buys Silver Peak


HPE says its $925M purchase of Silver Peak will dramatically grow its edge capabilities....

By: Mary Jander
July 13, 2020
News/Analysis

Cisco: Growth Up, But Shares Down


Server sales grow but memory prices rising...

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

Ayla Taps Sunsea in $60M IoT Round


Sunsea Telecom becomes a strategic investor...

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

ClusterFax! Equifax Gets Hacked


Equifax breach potentially affects millions...

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

Report: IoT, AI Boost Customer Service


Connecting to IoT data is a challenge...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 15, 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

IoT & AI Are Key to Microsoft's Cloud


Windows maker highlights Cortana strategy ...

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

RedHat OpenStack 12 Embraces Containers


Drives composable networks for applications...

By: Michael Vizard
November 06, 2017
News/Analysis

MobiledgeX, VMware, WWT, Altiostar Launch Edge Push


Service provider integrator WWT uses wares from MobiledgeX, VMware, and Altiostar to build enterprise edge infrastructure...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
February 28, 2020
News/Analysis

Aryaka Teams With China Mobile on SD-WAN


A China firewall workaround?...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
April 04, 2018
News/Analysis

Why IBM's In a Race Against Time


Can Big Blue reach its hybrid cloud/AI goals fast enough for the market?...

By: Mary Jander
January 22, 2021
News/Analysis

Extreme M&A Drives Shares to New High


Extreme (EXTR) buys revenue for pennies on the dollar...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 29, 2017
News/Analysis

Juniper Rides the Rumor Rollercoaster


There's no deal for $16B, says Nokia...

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

Broadcom Unveils Terabit Speed SoC


Impressive density with 10 Tb/s packet processor ...

By: Michael Vizard
March 06, 2018
News/Analysis

Is Cisco Set to Announce a New Chip?


Cisco's been trending toward increased hardware integration. Will it become a chipmaker?...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
December 10, 2019
Futuriom Blog

Net Neutrality: Media Overboard!


The end of the law from 2015 based on 1934...

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

Aruba Integrates SD-Branch Security, Wireless


Aruba integrates SD-WAN, WiFi, and security for branch-to-cloud networking...

By: Mary Jander
January 09, 2020
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
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

Metaswitch Intros Routing by Microservices


Composable Network Protocols (CNP) are controlled by APIs...

By: Michael Vizard
March 29, 2018
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
News/Analysis

Dell EMC Unveils Flexible CI Platform


Betting on growth in converged infrastructure...

By: Michael Vizard
February 13, 2018
News/Analysis

Marvell's Cavium Deal Gets Rave Reviews


Companies bulk up to combat Broadcom...

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

Itential Launches Automation Studio


Itential looks to simplify the control, security, and provisioning of multi-domain networks....

By: Mary Jander
January 29, 2020
News/Analysis

A Look at the Chaotic 2019 Tech IPO Market


Cloud analytics and cybersecurity companies Datadog, Dynatrace, and Crowdstrike highlighted 2019 tech IPOs...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
January 02, 2020
Futuriom Blog

Recent IPO Zcaler One to Watch


Strong start in public trading for cloud security company...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
April 13, 2018
News/Analysis

Fivetran Grabs $100M, Heads for Data Lakes


The latest cloud unicorn pushes ahead with data integration solutions....

By: Mary Jander
July 03, 2020
News/Analysis

Sophos Integrates Endpoints, Firewalls


Firewall can classify endpoint apps...

By: Michael Vizard
October 25, 2017
News/Analysis

Facebook, Oracle Reflect Turn in Tech Sentiment


What goes up must come down?...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
March 20, 2018
News/Analysis

Pandemic, Recession Feed WFH Boom


Enterprises are adjusting to the technological realities of work from home -- and cloud players love it....

By: Mary Jander
June 29, 2020
News/Analysis

Aryaka Upgrade Targets Security, Hybrid WAN


SD-WAN network operator adds SLAs and zonal security to the mix...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
September 24, 2019
News/Analysis

Meta Networks Unfurls NaaS


Offers L2/L3 network with VPN in the cloud...

By: Michael Vizard
April 04, 2018
News/Analysis

Threat Boom Boosts Cybersecurity Vendors


Earnings season reveals how some firms are keeping pace with digital transformation, while others lag...

By: Mary Jander
February 13, 2020
News/Analysis

Verizon, AT&T Morphing Through Mega-Mergers


Leveraging $100s of billion of debt, your old telcos are aiming to be media and distribution conglomerates....

By: R. Scott Raynovich
April 19, 2017
News/Analysis

​T-Mobile Sprinting Toward 5G


After years of discussion, T-Mobile and Sprint think they have a deal ...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
April 30, 2018
Futuriom Blog

Facebook, Equifax, and the Coming Data Wars


Time to reinvent data security and authentication...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
September 22, 2017