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VMware Wraps $2.1B Carbon Black Acquisition

VMware says adding the endpoint security provider to its cloud stack will help network operators prevent attacks, rather than reacting to them.

ETSI Tackles AI Security

New specification group at ETSI is 'exceptionally important,' says industry analyst.

Silver Peak Heats Up SD-WAN Telco Romance

The SD-WAN vendor is looking to increase sales through service providers, as enterprises turn to SPs to outsource networking needs.

Aryaka Learns to Love SD-WAN Over the Public Internet

Aryaka launches SD-WAN service over the public Internet for cases where 'best effort' is good enough for enterprise connectivity, complementing its existing global, private network that offers guaranteed SLAs.

Masergy's Watson: SD-WAN Is SDN's Killer App

Enterprises demand SD-WAN from telcos, and SD-WAN won't work without SDN, says Ray Watson, Masergy's innovation VP.

Masergy Puts a 'Virtual Engineer' in Enterprise Networks

Masergy provides an AI boost for enterprise network management.

Huawei: 'I Know What You Are, but What Am I?'

After years of defending itself against US spying accusations, Huawei claims the US government is spying on it.

VMware Splashes $4.8B on Strategic Acquisitions

VMware is bolstering its developer support and security capabilities with the acquisitions of Pivotal Software and Carbon Black.

Mobileum Parachutes Into 'New Ballgame' With $70M WeDo Takeover

Private equity-backed roaming and security specialist has a new line-up of senior executives to manage a business that has just doubled in size.

Podcast: Prof. Nick Feamster Explains Machine Learning for Telcos

Machine learning is primed to help service providers run more efficient and effective networks, but first the good ideas have to make their way from the lab to the real world – and that's a big challenge, according to the University of Chicago's Nick Feamster.

BICS Is Building a Global IoT Business

The international carrier division of Belgium's Proximus is using its roaming network to develop an IoT business.

Juniper Debuts Security That Won't Slow You Down

Juniper is integrating security into its high-performance MX routers and cSRX containerized firewall, to fit 5G and edge applications.

Microsoft Teams With MSPs to Hook Enterprises Into Azure

Microsoft is partnering with eight managed service providers, including SD-WAN startup Aryaka, to connect enterprises with applications in the Azure cloud.

Colt CEO: US Customers Growing in the Cloud

Colt CEO Carl Grivner said its business in the US – providing enterprise connectivity – is still growing thanks to continued enterprise cloud adoption.

Broadcom Set to Acquire Symantec – Reports

A $15 billion deal is in the works, according to market speculation.

Protecting Enterprises From State-Sponsored Hackers

Cloud service providers and network operators have the scale and talent to help protect enterprises from state-sponsored hacking attempts.

Cybereason Details Operation Soft Cell: A Telco Security Disaster

Security firm reveals an ongoing global attack against telecommunications providers that has been active since at least 2017 and involves a group believed to be working on behalf of the Chinese government.

Telcos: Security Is Not In Your DNA

Telcos are in denial if they think they are security experts, says outspoken industry analyst Patrick Donegan.

Eurobites: Kudelski, Sequans Chip In on IoT Security

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: BT opens SOC in Paris; HMD Global sends user data to Google's cloud; Nokia beefs up leadership team, negotiates eco-loan.

Cybersecurity Expert Sees Opportunity in Internet Growth, Consolidation

The way to defend against DDoS and other attacks is changing, says Nokia's Craig Labovitz. That's because the Internet is getting bigger and smaller at the same time.

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