In the last 12 months networking vendors have discovered that they are extremely relevant to the spread of system automation, especially virtualization and cloud computing. Today’s Cisco Unified Computing announcement has capped a series of strategic developments taking place in the last 12 months and at the live analyst and press conference event where the closing slide promised more to come.
There is more, and Prem Jain almost was baited into talking about more during a Q&A session about inter-cloud movement. Chambers alluded to an interesting potential lunch chat; would have liked to have been there to listen, with or without soufflé.
Read the rest at the official Infrastructure 2.0 blog.