0
Broadband

H-P, Arista to bundle data-centre hardware, software

Thursday 4 June 2015 | 14:25 CET | News
Hewlett-Packard and networking specialist Arista Networks partnered to offer bundles of data-center hardware and software, Wall Street Journal writes. The move mimics one of Cisco Systems and other rivals' strategies. The companies would work together to sell what Silicon Valley calls "converged infrastructure," namely a package that comprises the three main hardware elements found in data centers—servers, networking and data-storage devices—in pretested combinations along with software.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Fixed / IT
Companies: Arista Networks / Cisco / Hewlett-Packard
Countries: World
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Data centre, enterprise SDN market to grow 15-fold by 2019

Published 04 Jun 2015 13:19 CET | World
In-use software-defined networking (SDN) market (Ethernet switches and controllers) will reach USD 13 billion in 2019, up from ...

HP joins Avatar makers, Fox to transform digital experience

Published 04 Jun 2015 09:08 CET | World
HP is expected to announced it will be teaming up with the makers of the "Avatar" film, Lightstorm Entertainment, as well with ...

HP to acquire SDN specialist ConteXtream

Published 27 May 2015 10:31 CET | World
HP said it signed a definitive agreement to acquire ConteXtream, a provider of OpenDaylight-based, carrier-grade SDN fabric for ...

Arista Networks names Brennan as new CFO 

Published 19 May 2015 10:39 CET | World
Cloud networking equipment provider Arista Networks appointed Ita Brennan to the position of CFO, effective immediately. Ita ...

Arista unveils leaf switch with 100GbE uplinks

Published 15 Jul 2014 19:54 CET | World
Arista Networks has announced the 7280E Series fixed leaf switches, along with monitoring and automation enhancements to Arista ...

Arista Networks introduces two new 100GbE modules

Published 26 Mar 2014 19:40 CET | World
Arista Networks has introduced two new 100 GbE modules that, with Arista EOS, provide scalability, multi-tenancy and network ...

Arista introduces new switches for data centre market

Published 05 Nov 2013 11:30 CET | World
Software defined cloud networking services provider Arista Networks has introduced its newest member to its software defined ...

Arista unveils 7150 switches with flexible forwarding

Published 19 Sep 2012 11:00 CET | World
Arista Networks announced its new 7150 Series of switches, based on software-defined networking. The Arista 7150 Series offers up ...