LiveAction’s Latest Platform Release Boosts SD-WAN Performance

LiveAction’s Latest Platform Release Boosts SD-WAN Performance Software provider LiveAction released the latest version of its LiveNX monitoring platform to increase software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) performance, visibility of network endpoints, and end-user experience. LiveAction already provided network visibility throughout SD-WANs, including monitoring of voice and video traffic. The new release adds alert notifications to make sure that traffic is being…

Top network monitoring software and visibility tools

Top network monitoring software and visibility tools Networking performance monitoring and diagnostics (NPMD) software, whether running as an independent appliance or embedded in networking equipment, can help stave off productivity issues for internal corporate users as well as those interacting with the network from the outside. But with ever-increasing traffic on corporate networks, users attempting…

SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup

SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup — June 23, 2017 Here are the top stories SDxCentral wrangled this week related to SDN, NFV, 5G, IoT, cloud, and more: Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins Predicts the Future is Intent-Based Networking — Robbins said intent-based networking will “redefine the network for the next 30 years.” Juniper’s ‘Node Slicing’ Carves Out Different Functions…

How ISVs Can Take Advantage of Cisco DNA in the New Era in Networking

How ISVs Can Take Advantage of Cisco DNA in the New Era in Networking by  Denny Trevett – July 17, 2017  With Cisco’s launch of The Network. Intuitive., we are delivering an open and extensible architecture that is constantly learning, adapting, and protecting. As Nirav Sheth pointed out in his blog about the new network…

Don’t Let What Happens in Vegas Stay in Vegas!

Don’t Let What Happens in Vegas Stay in Vegas! Cisco Live Las Vegas is June 25-29 Thousands of technology innovators are poised to converge in Las Vegas for CiscoLive! – a week of training, education, inspiration, and human connection to help you thrive in the innovative new world of digital business. CiscoLive! features today’s visionary…

“See. Point. Click. Fix.” LiveAction Creates Blueprint for How Corporate Venture Portfolio Companies Find Success

“See. Point. Click. Fix.” LiveAction Creates Blueprint for How Corporate Venture Portfolio Companies Find Success by LiveAction Executive Chairman Darren Kimura,  June 8th, 2017 The end of a government contract was the catalyst for an entirely new business beginning for LiveAction, one of Cisco Investments’ most prolific investment portfolio companies. LiveAction’s technology and solutions center around…

Cisco’s Acquisitions of Viptela and Saggezza Highlight Value of Analytics in SD-WAN

Cisco’s Acquisitions of Viptela and Saggezza Highlight Value of Analytics in SD-WAN by Darren Kimura  June 6, 2017 8:00 am PT Cisco made aggressive moves in software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) and analytics recently with the acquisitions of Viptela as well as the advanced analytics team from Saggezza. Given the amount of fanfare around these one-two punch…

New products of the week – Our roundup of intriguing new products from companies such as Sophos and FireEye. April 24, 2017

New products of the week 4.24.17 By Ryan Francis, Network World | April 24, 2017, 2:46 AM PT Our roundup of intriguing new products from companies such as Sophos and FireEye. LiveNX Key features: LiveAction’s LiveNX network performance management platform simplifies network management. New features include integration with Cisco APIC-EM, analytics, advanced visualization to reduce…

Test and Measurement: P3 and InfoVista to Provide Benchmarking – April 21, 2017

Test and Measurement: P3 and InfoVista to Provide Benchmarking April 21, 2017 Network benchmarking company P3 Group and network performance solution company InfoVista announced a partnership this week to provide global mobile network benchmarking services, combining P3’s measurement capabilities with InfoVista’s recently acquired TEMS solutions for network monitoring, testing and optimization. InfoVista bought TEMS from…