Edge networking news stories
New Linksys 5G outdoor and industrial routers ready for ultra HD, large-scale IoT, VR , AR, and smart cities
Linksys has launched new 5G outdoor and industrial routers with a comprehensive approach to network connections.
Equinix deploys first-of-its-kind 5G and edge development centre with full 5G network from Nokia
Equinix announces the first-of-its-kind 5G and Edge Technology Development Center, with a fully operational, non-standalone 5G network from Nokia.
Internet of Things
New plug-and-play edge product connects IoT devices and legacy infrastructures
Edge company Byos has launched a plug-and-play edge security product designed to provide secure connectivity for IoT devices and legacy infrastructures.
VMware collaborates with Zoom, improving security for hybrid work environments
VMware has announced a new collaboration with Zoom for an enhanced and more secure experience in hybrid work environments.
Fortinet: Reduce risk with consistent security
Cornelius Mare, Fortinet A/NZ Director, Security Solutions, explains how consistent security can reduce risk whilst streamlining NOC/SOC operations and minimising costs.
Driving revenue from the Edge
It’s expected by 2023, 5G and Edge will provide $517 billion of revenue across manufacturing, heath care, transport, environmental monitoring and gaming alone.
Akamai updates partner programme
The new programme, which partners will migrate into over a 6-month transition period, focuses on enablement through training and certification.
Huawei plans to train 150,000 datacom engineers over three years
Huawei recognises the need for new network and architecture requirements as digital transformation and networks develop. As such, the company developed a new set of ‘talent cultivation standards’.
Amazon Web Services / AWS
AWS launches new edge location in New Zealand
“The launch of our first AWS edge location in New Zealand demonstrates AWS’s commitment to helping local customers innovate and build, increase productivity, expand into new markets, and enhance the nation's digital infrastructure."
Blaize debuts new AI Edge computing offerings
The Blaize Pathfinder and Xplorer platforms, coupled with the Blaize AI Software Suite, enable developers to utilise practical and commercially viable edge AI products across edge use cases and industries.
HPE to acquire SD-WAN firm Silver Peak for US$925 million
The deal will enable HPE to couple its Aruba Edge Services platform with Silver Peak’s software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) platform.
Dell brings IT infrastructure & cloud capabilities to the edge
"Sometimes the edge is a 100-degree rooftop, not a temperature-controlled traditional data centre."
SonicWall expands offerings to cover distributed edge
Advances network edge security, adds multi-gigabit switch series, and easy-to-manage SD-branch capabilities.
Supermicro launches new data management solution for retail
The solution, Intelligent Retail Edge, simplifies the deployment and management of edge infrastructure, in an environment where IoT deployment is booming.
Interview: CenturyLink expands CDN power across APAC
We talked with CenturyLink’s Asia Pacific vice president of product management, Francis Thangasamy.
Cradlepoint’s new 5G wireless edge solutions for business
Company has partnered with Telstra to provide 5G solutions for its enterprise wireless service.