packet News of 01/25/20
Equinix Is Acquiring Bare Metal Cloud Provider Packet
Equinix announced today that is acquiring bare metal cloud provider Packet . The New York City startup that had raised over $36 million on a $100 million valuation, according to Pitchbook data. Equinix has a set of data centers and ...
Cisco Acquires Ultra-Low Latency Networking Specialist Exablaze
Cisco today announced that it has acquired Exablaze , an Australia-based company that designs and builds advanced networking gear based on field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs). The company focuses on solutions for businesses that need ...
PacketAI Predicts IT Incidents By Parsing Large Event Data Sets
Meet PacketAI , a French startup that wants to alert you when there’s something wrong with your app or service. The company uses machine learning to parse raw event data and find out if there’s anything wrong. PacketAI can intercept ...
Cisco Hit By An Internal Network Outage
Not a great start to the day for Cisco employees, many of which are struggling in the face of an internal IT outage. The technology and networking giant confirmed in a tweet it was “aware of some disruption” to its IT systems and is ...
Unveiling Its Latest Cohort, Alchemist Announces $4 Million In Funding For Its Enterprise Accelerator
The enterprise software and services focused accelerator, Alchemist has raised $4 million in fresh financing from investors BASF and the Qatar Development Bank, just in time for its latest demo day unveiling 20 new companies. Qatar and BASF ...
Drone.Io, Packet Team On Free Continuous Delivery Service For Open Source Developers
Drone.io , makers of the open source Drone continuous integration/continuous delivery tool (CI/CD), announced Drone Cloud today, a new CI/CD cloud service that it’s making available for free to open source projects. The company is teaming ...