It’s early April, which means it’s time to trek back to Las Vegas for the annual National Association of Broadcasters show (Booth A113, North Hall.) It’s a busy NAB for us this year, for lots of reasons – starting with the (way cool!) proof of concept demonstration we’re doing with Fox, to run live, uncompressed video over Ethernet.
That’s right: Video over Ethernet. Read More »
Tags: broadcaster, nab, nab 2013, videoscape, videoscape unity
If you’re wondering what’s been facing video content creators like Fox and TV Globo, and how they view their future in these madcap days of TV everywhere, you’ll want to find a seat at the Las Vegas Convention Center room S222 at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 9. That’s where a panel of experts on the matter is scheduled, featuring Fox and TV Globo, on the content creation side, and Verizon, for the distribution point of view.
It’s all part of an NAB Super Session that we’re glad to be sponsoring, titled “What Will the Content Network of the Future Look Like?” Read More »
Tags: broadcaster, nab, nab 2013, video, videoscape, videsocape unity
As some of you already know, we’ve teamed up with the popular wireless networking podcast “No Strings Attached” to release a mobility podcast series. We’ve recorded 6 podcasts, and counting!
Stay tuned for future podcasts!
Any Cisco wireless technologies you want to learn more about? Let us know on our community.
Tags: 11ac, 802.11ac, access point, Cisco, Cisco Unified Access, controller, Converged Access, gigabit, gigabit ethernet, gigabit Wi-Fi, LAN, management, mobile, mobility, network, security, wi-fi, wifi, wired, wireless, wlan
In a prior blog post, I talked about latency analogies. I compared levels of latencies to your home, your neighborhood, a far-away neighborhood, and another city. I talked about these localities in terms of communication.
Let’s extend that analogy to talk about data locality.
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Tags: HPC, mpi, NUMA, NUNA
The announcement today of OpenDaylight is big news. Industry leading companies are partnering via Open Source to serve an emerging set of market needs:
- Operators: want affordable real-time orchestration and operation of integrated virtual compute, application, and network.
- Application Developers: want a single simple interface to the network. Underlying details such as “router”, or “switch”, or “topology” can be a distraction they desire to abstract and simplify away.
- Equipment Vendors: want a stable forum to interwork a plethora of Application interfaces with a plethora of nascent Network Device programmatic interfaces.
OpenDaylight members understand Read More »
Tags: API, Daylight, I2RS, intent, open source, opendaylight, OpenFlow, orchestration, SDN, SDN controller, virtualization