Coriant’s Multi-Sided Platform Partner Program: Market Impact Report

Coriant has issued multiple announcements leading up to the 2018 Mobile World Congress: enhancements to its Hyperscale Carrier Architecture (HCA) and the launch of a new Multi-Sided Platform Partner Program. Subsequent releases have announced a software collaboration with Aricent and the debut of a 5G mobile solution with Affirmed Networks, a virtual More...

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By Tim Doiron On Thursday, March 8th, 2018
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Coriant Groove™ G30 Disaggregated Platform Update: Market Impact Report

Coriant announced new Coherent Multiservice Sleds for the Coriant Groove™ G30 Network Disaggregation Platform. The high-density, 1RU Groove G30 supports operation as an optical transponder for data center interconnect, More...

By Liliane Offredo-Zreik On Tuesday, March 6th, 2018
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Is SD-WAN always the right answer?

SD-WAN, a Software Defined Networking technology that introduces software programmability to enterprise communications, is gathering significant momentum in the marketplace. Its benefits are many; here are just More...

By Tim Doiron On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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2018 Optical DCI Reach Segmentation Update

In 2016, ACG Research published “Trends and Directions in Data Center Interconnect: A Survey of Optical and Packet Mode Networking Practices.” One area of the report that I have been most frequently contacted More...

By Robert Haim On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
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Lenovo: Data Center Switch Solutions for Enterprise Data Centers

ACG Research conducted an economic analysis of several leading vendors of DC switches for private datacenters. The analysis included the total cost of ownership for different DC switches over five years. Specifically, More...

By Karen Grenier On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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3 Key Considerations for Hybrid Cloud

Ray Mota, CEO, ACG Research, talks with Priya Natarajan, Sr. Director, Head of WW GTM, Lenovo Networking, about addressing customers’ key concerns about hybrid cloud. By building an interoperable data center with More...

By Liliane Offredo-Zreik On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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Comcast Establishing a Beachhead with SD-WAN

Comcast launches SD-WAN service and finds strong momentum and better than expected willingness to walk away from MPLS Despite all the hype around SD-WAN, there is true momentum building up in the enterprise market More...

By Liliane Offredo-Zreik On Thursday, February 15th, 2018
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vCCAP: Harbinger of the Future

Virtualized CCAP solutions start to gain market traction Harmonic’s recent announcement of the deployment of its CableOS solution by Com Hem, a major Swedish cable operator in northern Europe, highlights a significant More...

By Tim Doiron On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Optical Data Center Interconnect: Hot and Highly Competitive

As we get ready to travel to San Diego, California, for the 2018 OFC Conference and Exhibition March 11–15, I have been reflecting on the data center interconnect (DCI) market and thinking about what we might More...

By Ray Mota On Monday, December 4th, 2017
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ACG Research 3Q17 Vendor Financial Index: Four Vendors in Low-Risk Category

Solid revenue outlook, high operating margins and other factors put Adtran, Arista, Cisco and Juniper into low-risk category ACG Research has released its 3Q 2017 Vendor Financial Index report, which delivers independent More...