Riverbed Technology has announced that the company’s wide area network (WAN) optimisation solutions support the recently announced VMware vSphere 4 platform. By utilising Riverbed’s WAN optimisation in conjunction with VMware vSphere 4, enterprises are able to rapidly deploy, migrate and protect application workloads running in enterprise private clouds.
Enterprises could cut costs by outsourcing managed WAN services.
Nokia has released the 6760 slide, a messaging optimised device with a sliding Qwerty keypad.
Airmux-400 is a carrier-class, full duplex, 50 Mbps capacity, multipoint-to-point broadband wireless transmission device.
D-Link has introduced its next-generation PowerLine adapter kit for connecting computers, high-definition media players, game consoles, network attached storage and internet content throughout the home.
Solid Energy is a major New Zealand energy company and a leading producer of high-quality coal. The company invests in research and commercialisation of new, sustainable forms of energy that use coal and renewable energy sources, such as biomass and biodiesel. Solid Energy has grown significantly over the past five years - in some sites, such as its Stockton open-cast mine on New Zealand’s South Island, employee numbers have increased four-fold during that time - and demands on the company’s IT infrastructure have multiplied.
Aeroflex has added the latest communications standards to its PXI 3000 series modular test platform, now enabling communications engineers to address a variety of 2G and 3G wireless data standards with a single, flexible, software-defined system.
Andrew Solutions has introduced its next generation of location-enabling capable networks systems: GeoLENs (geolocation-enabled network solutions) for location applications.
Aruba Networks has introduced its Virtual Branch Network (VBN) solution, which it claims transparently and securely connects remote users with enterprise applications and resources, simplifying the management of branch offices, clinics, home offices and teleworkers while lowering networking costs.
Aculab will release a 2U rackmount chassis version of its GroomerII signalling and media gateway. The 2U chassis of the GroomerII range includes a comprehensive array of signalling and media conversion capabilities that addresses a multitude of service providers’ needs.
“A lot of our sites are in extremely remote locations where getting access to a suitable WAN connection is either not possible or extremely expensive,” he explains. “It’s simply not practical to add bandwidth to these remote sites, which is why we started looking at WAN optimisation.”
The St Vincent de Paul Society has upgraded its WAN infrastructure to improve support to its members in their service of people in need. The society has used national IP service provider Via IP to upgrade the data network.
HEAT Plus Mobile enables field-based technicians to access and update critical service management information through a BlackBerry smartphone.
Norfolk Island is located in the Pacific Ocean between Australia, New Zealand and New Caledonia. It covers just over 34 square kilometres and was settled in 1856 by descendents of the Bounty mutineers who moved there from Pitcairn Island
Kings Transport, a major Australian metropolitan transport and logistics provider, has chosen new-generation networks provider Uecomm to replace its existing MPLS network with a metro ethernet WAN delivering greater scalability, reliability and flexibility for the business.