Cisco ready to ship ACI controller

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By Jim Duffy, Network World | July 29th, 2014 APIC slated to ship later this week; new switches, bundles here too. Cisco this week announced it will soon ship its Application Centric Infrastructure controller and rolled out other extensions across its data center portfolio. Cisco’s Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC) will ship this week as…

Big Switch aims to control the cloud with SDN product

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By Jim Duffy, Network World | July 22nd, 2014 Big Switch Networks this week is unveiling an SDN controller designed to bring Google-like hyperscale networking to enterprises. Big Switch Networks this week is unveiling an SDN controller designed to bring Google-like hyperscale networking to enterprises. The software, called Cloud Fabric, runs on bare metal switches…

Cisco enterprise controller going through paces

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By Jim Duffy, Network World | July 21st, 2014 APIC Enterprise Module being banged on by DevNet community as it lingers in betas, field trials. Cisco is adding its APIC Enterprise Module, an enterprise controller for its programmable Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI), to its software development community to ready it for general release. APIC EM…