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Cisco aims to converge data center and WAN with cloud-scale networking update

Cisco is making cloud-scale networking easier to achieve for its large enterprise and service provider customers. The company unveiled new software and developer tools designed for cloud-scale networking.

Spotlight: The era of the Cisco spin-in may be over

For years, Cisco has funded start-ups formed by employees and then later acquired them.

Former Cisco President Gary Moore turns up at vArmour

Another former Cisco executive has turned up in a new role months after the changing of the guard pushed many of them out. Gary Moore, the former president and COO of Cisco who left the company in July, has been appointed to the vArmour board of directors.

Cisco Q1 results show routers decline as switches grow slightly

Cisco's first quarter for fiscal year 2016 was a mixed bag of rising and falling sales, but it appears things are going to get worse for the second quarter, with the saving grace falling in the vendor's switching business.

Spotlight: Arista on a losing streak in Cisco patent battle

Things aren't looking good for Arista Networks after U.S. International Trade Commission lawyers recommended that the company be found to have infringed on two patents belonging to rival Cisco Systems.

Ericsson dives deeper into enterprise with Cisco partnership

It appears that telecommunications vendor Ericsson wants a bigger piece of the enterprise pie. The Swedish vendor is partnering with Cisco Systems to design next-generation networks.

Glue Networks and others show off SD-WAN systems at ONUG Fall 2015 event

Glue Networks unveiled a multi-vendor software-defined WAN proof of concept this week at the Open Networking User Group Fall 2015 event. The SD-WAN design aims to provide orchestration across a variety of routers, switches, WAN optimization products and controllers.

Cisco ACI to be deployed at Bowling Green State University

Software-defined networking projects are still mostly in the pilot stage, but there are a growing number of examples of real world case studies emerging. One is an upcoming deployment at Ohio's Bowling Green State University.

Cisco has 150 customers using ACI in production

Cisco recently boasted that it has signed on 1,000 software-defined networking customers, but according to an article on The Register, it appears that number is a touch inflated.

Cisco boosts analytics through ParStream purchase

Cisco has inked a deal to acquire Cologne, Germany-based ParStream, an analytics company that was part of the Cisco Entrepreneurs in Residence program.