Innovative Intelligent Fabric technology selected as a finalist for Best of Interop Las Vegas in the Networking category
New Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise technology is introduced today which simplifies network operations with game changing automation that improves the agility of the entire IT operations.
Despite advances in computing and storage to help achieve more business agility, today’s network complexities have limited IT departments’ ability to quickly respond to business needs. Todays’ introduction of the Intelligent Fabric technology provides for simpler network designs, easier interoperability, plug-n-play deployment and automatic reconfiguration with server/device/ application moves/adds/changes. It was recently selected as a finalist for the Best of Interop 2015 in the Networking category and will be on display in booth 1027 at Interop Las Vegas April 28-30.
Key elements of the Intelligent Fabric technology include:
The Intelligent Fabric technology is supported in both the data center switching and the converged campus network solutions, enabling businesses to benefit from a single consistent approach for all network infrastructure needs. The Intelligent Fabric technology is now available for the OmniSwitch 6900 and OmniSwitch 10K platforms, including the recently released OmniSwitch 6900-Q32 platform Later this year, this innovative technology will be expanded to support, via a software upgrade, the OmniSwitch 6860 advanced access switch to provide true network agility from the network edge to the core to the data center.
Zeus Kerravala, Founder, ZK Research “The cost and time to adopt applications and new services to support today's business needs is too high, yet to progress businesses need to invest in evolving and effective technologies. This new Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise Intelligent Fabric eases the pain points of IT departments as they can now add new services in minutes, rather than hours, bringing significant improvement in time, resources and spending while demonstrating how IT can rapidly accommodate the business needs. The Intelligent Fabric is the network of the future.”
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