Arista Networks has debuted software-defined networking extensions that connect its data center switch technology into flow management and cloud operations via APIs that boost current support for OpenStack and OpenFlow protocols. Customers now "have the programmable network capabilities that are necessary to operate" a software-defined network, a company statement said.
An Italian court's ruling against Google employees
for allowing a third party to upload an offensive video to Google Video would have repercussions for ISPs, including telecom-service providers, which might be liable for content on their networks, according to a PC World columnist.
A growing number of companies are looking to quench consumer thirst for viewing digital content -- whether it originated on a camera, an iPod or the Internet -- on their televisions. One of the newest is ZeeVee's ZvBox, a $500 device that connects from the PC to a home's cable-wiring system.