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Application Delivery Controller Magic Quadrant (2015)

by Andrew Lerner  |  October 7, 2015

We just published the 2015 Application Delivery Controller Magic Quadrant. Over the past 12-18 months, there has been substantial change and disruption in this market. After years of mostly incremental...

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Towards a #DevOps master

by Joerg Fritsch  |  May 25, 2015

When it comes to DevOps I observe the following types of adopters and wannabe adopters: 1. The top 1% of the companies that have no issues with adopting any technology...

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Is Brite-Box Switching Rite for Everyone?

by Andrew Lerner  |  February 24, 2015

There's been a lot of activity in the network space around branded white-box ("brite-box") switching lately. We're getting an increasing number of questions from clients about it, so we just published...

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One small step towards blurring the silos...

by Andrew Lerner  |  February 10, 2015

As SDN and related technologies slowly trickle into the mainstream, a recurring theme is that cultural and staffing issues are the biggest challenge (i.e., the technology is surprisingly sound, given...

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DevOps 101 for Networking Folks

by Andrew Lerner  |  January 20, 2015

As we get more calls about networking in a “cloud-ish” environment, particularly around SDN and programmable networking, the concept of staffing and DevOps is creeping into more discussions. Not surprisingly,...

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Can you make your containers contain?

by Joerg Fritsch  |  January 8, 2015

Security properties of containers are a largely unexplored field and there is a lot of controversial discussion about whether containers do contain or not. --At times it seems that the...

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New research on Leveraging the DevOps Toolchain to Automate andSecure "Stuff"

by Joerg Fritsch  |  September 15, 2014

A while ago I blogged about DevOps and how clients that run their data center on commercial off the shelf software should think about DevOps. As to date nothing truly...

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Network Automation

by Andrew Lerner  |  August 5, 2014

After mentioning that networking agility can be delivered via automation tools like Puppet and Chef, I wanted to dive into this topic further. There is a relatively recent trend for...

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Laurel and Hardy doing DevOps?

by Joerg Fritsch  |  June 6, 2014

What I love about Laurel and Hardy is that they are two of these extremely seldom silent movie stars that had found their voice by the end of the 20's...

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Why are vendors in the IT operations management market?

by Cameron Haight  |  July 15, 2013

The other day, my colleague George Spafford emailed a link to me on a 2009 TED Talk by Simon Sinek on “How great leaders inspire action.” Even through the video...

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