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February 10, 2015
Cisco plans to add an industry standard controller to the Nexus 9000 to give customers the option of using the switch for large-scale SDN deployments utilized by carriers and cloud service providers.
November 12, 2014
Alcatel-Lucent introduced a virtual edge router for service providers to bring more flexibility to carriers looking for cloud service agiliity.
January 15, 2014
Providers offering cloud encryption and transparent security plans will appeal to customers with privacy concerns.
December 19, 2013
CloudSigma introduces a system for the easy application of enterprise network policies to the public cloud. Will more control mean more adoption?
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