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Technology Updates Provide New Business Resources

Posted on Wednesday, May 19, 2010

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Technology solutions continue to evolve, providing ever-expanded opportunities for businesses. 2010 has been no exception and industry leaders, like Cisco, Extreme Networks and VMWare, are busy announcing “next-generation” solutions for businesses.

Cisco now offers an application to access WebEx online meetings from smartphones and the iPad. Cisco is also expanding its portfolio of small business technology solutions. New technology includes energy-efficient, unmanaged switches and a wireless virtual private network (VPN) firewall.

o http://www.cisco.com/cisco/web/solutions/small_business/index.html

At Interop Las Vegas, Extreme Networks launched the new VIM440 module for the Summit X650 data center top-of-rack switch. This module enables the box to scale to 40 GigE. The fastest Ethernet connection in datacenters today is 10 GigE.

VMWare, the leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, recently formed a strategic alliance with Salesforce.com to launch VMForce. With VMForce, more than 6 million enterprise Java developers will have an open path to cloud computing. It will enable Java developers to quickly and easily build next-generation enterprise Cloud 2 apps that are instantly social, mobile and collaborative.

o Visit www.vmforce.com for more information.

Be watching for more updates and new product launches in the next few months from other SDN vendor partners