Tag archive for ‘Data Center’
    By Tim Doiron On Thursday, April 28th, 2016

    Trends and Directions in Data Center Interconnect: A Survey of Optical and Packet Mode Networking Practices

    This ACG Research report investigates the trends and directions that service providers are taking in the deployment of their data centers and specifically their interconnection. It provides insight into existing More...

    By Tim Doiron On Monday, April 18th, 2016

    PAM-4 or Coherent DWDM for DCI?

    At the March 2016 OFC conference, Inphi announced its delivery of a 100G, QSFP28, PAM-4, pluggable transceiver with 80km reach. PAM technology has been utilized for 100G transmissions (Inphi is a specialist in this More...

    By Tim Doiron On Monday, April 4th, 2016

    Optical Infrastructure and Optical DCI Finish Strong in 4Q-2015 and Look to Future Growth

    Optical DCI contributed over $1B in 2015 with total Optical infrastructure finishing the year at $13.3B ACG Research has released its 2H-2015 worldwide Optical infrastructure and worldwide Optical Data Center Interconnect More...

    By Karen Grenier On Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

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    ACG Research delivers quality quantitative market sizing, business case analysis and custom consulting projects and research. Our subject matter experts:Focus on the service provider space. Address both technology More...

    By Paul Parker-Johnson On Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

    Data Center

    ACG’s Service Provider Data Center Infrastructure service monitors and analyzes companies and technologies; strategies for hardware, platforms and emerging technologies; and transformation strategies for data More...

    By Tim Doiron On Monday, November 9th, 2015

    Migration of Services to the Data Center Driving Optical DCI Growth

    ACG Research has released its Q2/2015 worldwide Optical Data Center Interconnect (DCI) market share analysis as well as its 2014–2019 worldwide forecast for Optical infrastructure platforms purchased by service More...

    By Karen Grenier On Monday, April 6th, 2015

    Business Case for Open Data Center Architecture in Enterprise Private Cloud

    Dr. Michael Kennedy analyzed the transition costs from state-of-the-art switching infrastructure to elastic and agile infrastructure that enables private enterprise cloud for a medium-sized enterprise data center. More...

    By Paul Parker-Johnson On Thursday, March 12th, 2015

    Infinera Puts Agility into Pacnet’s Optical Transport Services with Its Open Transport Switch

    Infinera’s announcement yesterday that Pacnet has deployed its Open Transport Switch (OTS) embedded intelligence layer into its Pacnet Enabled Network (PEN) for trans-Pacific and intra-Asian optical network services More...

    By Tim Doiron On Friday, February 20th, 2015

    Worldwide Optical Market Increases Slightly in 4Q

    Demand for rich media and OTT services to the home and mobile devices are market trends that continue to pressure providers to move DCs into the metro and enhance core infrastructures The Worldwide Optical Networking More...

    By Paul Parker-Johnson On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

    Delivering Policy Continuity at Scale in Cloud IT and Managed Network Services

    Markets have been busy recently with announcements of solutions to help service providers benefit from powerful innovations in SDN, NFV and cloud computing systems. Solutions are emerging for fixed and mobile network More...