Cisco adds speed, smarts to MDS storage networking family

Looking to support ever-increasing workloads, Cisco has pumped up the speed and intelligence of its storage area networking family. The company addressed the need for increased speed by saying it would add support for 64Gbps ready SAN fabric across its 9700 line of MDS storage directors.The MDS family includes the 18-slot 9718, the 10-slot 9710

NETWORKING NEEDS MORE THAN INCREMENTAL INNOVATION

The apocryphal Chinese curse – “May you live in interesting times” – certainly applies to the datacenter of the early 21st century. Never before have the demands on compute, storage, and networking been so high, and never before have we come up against so many limits to physics that we are not quite sure how

PSB merger ‘a hidden agenda to deprive Bengal’s banking sector’

West Bengal Chief Minister urges PM to do a re-think on the proposed merger of two Kolkata banks with PNB and Indian Bank Taking exception to the Centre’s big-bang public sector bank merger plan, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking a re-think of the proposed merger of

Secure Software-Defined Networking For Manufacturing And Supply Chain Transformation

There are a number of unique security and networking challenges that will continue to arise as manufacturing IT environments integrate internet of things (IoT) devices, 5G communications technology and multiaccess edge computing capabilities. While there are distinct advantages that these technologies bring to manufacturing operations, if only traditional network technologies are accounted for, there will

Security-driven networking: Automated, integrated, adaptive

Jon McGettigan, Senior Regional Director, Fortinet ANZ The most effective way to protect your network is through consistent security. Digital transformation is changing the very nature of your network. Users can be located anywhere, applications can be hosted anywhere and data can be stored everywhere. Infrastructure can be physical or virtual. And you can purchase,

First Amendment group asks Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to unblock critics on Twitter

The Knight First Amendment Institute, which has led a legal fight against Trump for blocking critics on Twitter, has officially asked Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) to stop similar practices. The institute sent a letter to Ocasio-Cortez’s office late yesterday, urging her to unblock anybody who was targeted “because of the viewpoints they have expressed,” while also acknowledging

Woman Falls 80 Feet From Balcony While Attempting Yoga Pose

Alexa Terraza slipped and fell from her sixth-floor apartment balcony on Saturday.   A college student in Mexico survived an 80-foot fall from her balcony on Saturday. Alexa Terraza was practicing an extreme yoga pose over the edge of her sixth-floor apartment balcony in San Pedro when she lost her balance and fell, according to