The internetwork industry is undergoing a significant transformation, with companies such as Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO) and Google (NASCV:GOOG) launching internetworking-based products in a bid to boost the growth of remote-working services and to provide greater efficiencies in their delivery.
Cisco has announced a new internetworking platform to support internetworking services, allowing businesses to deploy the latest in network connectivity and data-processing technology in the cloud.
The new platform, known as internetwork-enabled, is expected to launch in 2019, Cisco announced today.
Citrix, a global network and storage management platform, also announced its support for the new platform.
Cisco has partnered with Citrix to develop the technology and integrate it into Citrix Cloud Services.
Citrix’s Cloud Platform Services Suite (CPSS) platform is used by over 3.5 million enterprises in over 190 countries.
Citing the continued adoption of internetworking technology and the opportunities it provides, Cisco said it was committed to supporting internetworking service providers with internetwork software and services.
The Cisco Internetwork Platform will enable the industry to further develop and support the industry’s most critical services.
The Cisco Internetworking Platform (CIP) platform provides an open-source networking and data processing platform that enables service providers to deploy innovative services and applications in the clouds, Cisco stated.
The technology is designed to provide a standard for the integration of enterprise network connectivity into the datacenter, Cisco explained.CISCO, founded in 1962, provides an internetworking ecosystem to millions of enterprises.
Its network-enabled infrastructure solutions are deployed by more than 100,000 companies in more than 130 countries.
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