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Huawei upgrades SingleFAN Pro Solution to boost gigabit full-fiber broadband development | Light Reading

2020-02-26 |

LONDON – At the Huawei products and solutions launch event in London, Huawei announced it had upgraded the Huawei SingleFAN Pro solution. The solution provides a series of sub-solutions, including AirPON, BusinessPON, CurbPON, Digital QuickODN (DQ ODN), embedded AI (eAI) ONT, and Flex-PON (A-B-C-D-E-F), to…

Infinera signs up component suppliers for ‘disruptive’ networking scheme

2020-02-26 |

Infinera, the Silicon Valley developer of optical networking equipment, has signed up two key providers of photonic components for what it believes may become a revolutionary approach to high-speed network architectures. Last week, the company announced deals with both II-VI and Lumentum. II-VI is set…

SingleFAN Pro: Creating Gigabit Full-Fiber Cities With Intelligent Full-Fiber Access | Light Reading

2020-02-26 |

Huaweis Global Connectivity Index report predicts that if countries increase their investment in ICT infrastructure by an average of 8 percent per year (CAGR), the digital economy will produce US$23 trillion in new growth potential by 2025. Improving ICT infrastructures level of intelligent connectivity is…

Cellnex and Bouygues Telecom seal fiber deal to support 5G | Light Reading

2020-02-26 |

Cellnex Telecom is strengthening its partnership with Bouygues Telecom by forming a new joint venture company that will deploy a national fiber optic network with a particular focus on supporting the rollout of 5G in France. The new company will be 51% owned by Cellnex…

RackN Introduces Distributed Site Automation for the Continuously Integrated Data Center

2020-02-26 |

Digital Rebar v4.3 Infrastructure as Code (IaC) enables distributed-site automation for edge and enterprise scaling from 1 to 100,000 servers AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RackN, which builds software to enable Continuously Integrated Data Centers, today announced Digital Rebar v4.3. The new version of the company’s flagship software…

CRN Recognizes StorageCraft as a “Coolest Cloud Storage” Company

2020-02-26 |

CRN honors StorageCraft for being a premier cloud solution supplier StorageCraft one of 20 forward-thinking suppliers listed in the Coolest Cloud Storage category Channel partners have access to StorageCraft cloud solutions that span the entire business continuity category DRAPER, Utah–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#backup–StorageCraft®, whose mission is to…

KIOXIA Expands KumoScale Software Suite with Resilient Provisioner Service

2020-02-26 |

Enables NVMe-oF Deployment at Scale by Federating KumoScale Storage Nodes across the Data Center SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#KumoScale–KIOXIA America, Inc. (formerly Toshiba Memory America, Inc.), the U.S.-based subsidiary of KIOXIA Corporation, today announced that its KumoScale™ storage software based on NVM Express™ over Fabrics (NVMe-oF™)…

Aligned Energy Matches 100% of Its IT Load with Renewable Energy Sources Across All Data Centers

2020-02-26 |

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aligned Energy, a leading data center provider offering innovative, sustainable, and adaptable colocation and build-to-scale solutions for cloud, enterprise, and managed service providers, announces its increased commitment to environmental stewardship and sustainability by matching 100% of the IT loads across the Company’s data center…

KAUST Partners with Riverbed to Elevate Digital Learning and Collaboration Experiences for Students and Faculty

2020-02-26 |

THUWAL, Saudi Arabia & SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Riverbed® today announced that King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), one of Saudi Arabia’s premier research universities, is collaborating with Riverbed on a transformation project that will enhance its ability to deliver cutting-edge digital services to faculty,…

Just 25% Have Completed Initial IT Modernization Goals, Yet Businesses Reap Transformation Benefits Even in Early Stages

2020-02-26 |

Insight-Commissioned IDG Survey Reveals Both IT Progress & Stumbling Blocks, Including Ongoing Strategy Shifts by 84% of Enterprises to Optimize Cloud TEMPE, Ariz.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Only one in four enterprises pursuing IT modernization initiatives have completed their initial objectives, yet even those in the earliest stages of…

Portnox Partners with Distology for Sole Distribution of Cloud-Delivered Network Access Control (NAC) Solution in United Kingdom & Ireland

2020-02-26 |

Partnership Will Drive Increased Adoption of Portnox’s Cutting-Edge NAC Solution Purpose-Built for Large Distributed Organizations in the Region LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#cybersecurity–Portnox, which supplies network access control (NAC), visibility and device risk management to organizations of all sizes, today announced that it has partnered with Distology for…

Accenture Opens Innovation Hub in Pune

2020-02-26 |

The new location to house Accenture’s second Nano Lab in Asia Pacific PUNE, India–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened its third Innovation Hub in India, expanding its innovation capabilities for clients. The Accenture Innovation Hub in Pune provides an immersive environment for clients to co-innovate…

Donald Trump raises secure 5G networks in meeting with PM Modi

2020-02-26 |

NEW DELHI: US President Donald Trump, on Tuesday, said that New Delhi and Washington held talks on the subject a secure 5G network. At a special press briefing with Indian industrialists at the US embassy in New Delhi, Trump said, “During our visit we discussed…

CenturyLink joins Azure’s Networking Managed Service Provider program

2020-02-26 |

In order to help customers improve their connections and optimize cloud performance, CenturyLink has joined the Networking Managed Service Provider (MSP) Program for Microsoft Azure.By joining the MSP Program, CenturyLink can offer consultation expertise around Azure’s services in order to make it easier for customers…

Horizon forges a fiber connection to Equinix’s Chicago data center

2020-02-26 |

Columbus, Ohio-based Horizon announced a new connection to Equinix’s Chicago data center, which is a major on-ramp for the Midwest. Horizon has connected its network backbone to the Equinix data center located on Cermak Road in Chicago in order to provision its Ethernet and IP…

Microsoft charts a new data center in Spain, tightens partnership with Telefónica

2020-02-26 |

As part of an expanded partnership with Telefónica, Microsoft will open a new data center region in Spain. In addition to leveraging Microsoft’s data center in Spain, Telefónica will lean on Microsoft to accelerate its internal digital transformation by picking Microsoft as its “strategic” cloud…

RSA Conference 2020: News Recap through February 25

2020-02-26 |

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#RSAC–RSA Conference 2020 is currently underway at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. The event runs through February 28. Business Wire is the official news wire partner for RSA Conference 2020. Listed below is the news recap through February 25.* 02/25/2020 – 12:35…

Edge Data Center Market 2020-2024|Increase in Mobile Data Traffic to Boost Growth | Technavio

2020-02-26 |

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#EdgeDataCenterMarket–Technavio has been monitoring the edge data center market, and it is poised to grow by USD 5.90 bn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of 14% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, the latest…

CAT cooperates with Huawei to build Southeast Asia’s first international OTN premium private line network | Light Reading

2020-02-25 |

LONDON CAT, Thailand’s national telecom operator, and Huawei announced that they will build Southeast Asias first OTN premium private line network. This network aims to serve multinational companies and customers in public and private sectors, such as government agencies and finance customers. The network will…

Globe reinvents connectivity solutions for enterprise through network modernization and Transformation | Light Reading

2020-02-25 |

PHILIPPINES Recently, Globe (Philippines) and Huawei jointly released a new enterprise private line solution. The company leverages advanced technologies such as optical transport, IP, SDN, and NFV to reshape the traditional enterprise private line solution through a series of network modernization and transformation projects. The…