Cisco’s developer program, DevNet, is on a hot streak. Speaking at Cisco Live 2018, DevNet CTO Susie Wee said the group, which was founded in 2014, now has 500,000 registered members. DevNet includes curated list of sample code, adapters, tools, and SDKs to make it easier to find code and resources.
CIOs and data center managers who run large hybrid clouds worldwide have a greater chance of hearing IBM knock on their doors in the next few months.
The team designing Oak Ridge National Laboratory's new Summit supercomputer predicted the rise of data-centric computing. Summit's architecture – the way its memory is shared between processors and its ability to perform greater volumes of calculations at reduced precision – is particularly suited to deep-learning projects. The 200-petaflop machine runs Red Hat Linux as its OS, and will be fully operational by early next year.
Software-defined networking and network functions virtualization both untie tasks and functions from hardware and provide agility, one for the network itself, the other for network services.
Cisco announces the C-Series C4200 server, a 2RU box comprised of the C4200 chassis and C125 server nodes that boosts processor-core density 128% using AMD EPYC 7000 CPUs.
Hyper- Availability of data 24*7*365 becomes critical for survival in the digital disruption era. A robust plan for business continuity is critical too, as businesses rely heavily on data and applications to drive their business and increase customer engagement.
Intel and Micron said they're shipping the world's first QLC (Quad-Level Cell) NAND dies to customers, which will enable higher-capacity SSD drives.
The top IT initiatives of enterprise network managers are cloud and software-defined data centers, overcoming server virtualization’s dominance for the past 10 years, according to Enterprise Management Associates.