Insights and Opinions from EPSGlobal

Save the Date! Datacenter Transformation 2018: Sept 20th 2018, Frankfurt

[fa icon="calendar'] May 16, 2018 2:20:10 PM / by Ciara McCarthy posted in Datacenter Transformation

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

Datacenter Transformation is back! 

Again this year, we’re bring together Open Networking industry leaders in one room in Frankfurt for a day of knowledge sharing and networking, many of whom spoke at the OCP Summit in San Jose in March. 

This is a must-attend event for IT Professionals, Engineers and Business Leaders working in Data Centers, Mobile, Cloud, Telcos, Financial Services, Media & Broadcast and HPC. You'll learn about the technologies and hardware that form the basis of open networking from those pioneering new standards, and executing large-scale deployments through tales from the field.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Finisar Instrumentation News - Spring 2018

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 29, 2018 10:58:16 AM / by Ralf Stolte

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

Power Splitting for WaveShaper® 4000A / 16000A

A unique capability of the WaveShaper 4000A and 16000A instruments is their ability to supportwaveshaper-power-splitting.png programmable power splitting of a signal between multiple output ports. This function, previously only supported in the WaveManager program, is now available from within the latest release of the WaveShaper App and also as an embedded functionality within the WaveShaper itself. Power splitting ratios up to 100:1 are supported, with splitting available across any combination of ports up to 1 x 4 (for the 4000A) and 1 x 16 (for the 16000A).

Download the latest software and firmware from the Optical Instrumentation Webpages. https://www.finisar.com/optical-instrumentation 

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Farewell 2017 – A Roundup of the Year in Tech and Trends for 2018

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 19, 2017 7:59:43 PM / by Ciara McCarthy posted in Edgecore, Finisar

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

The Christmas ads are on the tv, the decorations are up in stores and people are merry… so it’s official – Christmas is nearly upon us. As 2017 draws to a close I’d like to share some tech trends in Europe and North America for 2018.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

The 101 Series: Passive Network TAPs

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 21, 2017 2:22:52 PM / by Ciara McCarthy posted in Network TAPs

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

Companies that are using network monitoring tools – be they for analyzing security threats, packet flow or Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) – all have one thing in common. They need to ensure that those applications have access to 100% of the traffic flowing through the network.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Datacenter Transformation 2017 in Review

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 11, 2017 1:09:38 PM / by Ciara McCarthy

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

Our Open Networking-themed conference went off without a hitch last week in the Frankfurt Marriott Hotel. Attendees visited from all around Germany, United Kingdom, Ireland, Switzerland, Austria, Russia and Belgium, and speakers flew in from Taiwan, California, Cambridge and London to share the latest trends from the world of software-defined data centers (SDDC), Open Compute and open networking.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

The OCP is interested to hear from you! What would you like to ask our panel of experts at Datacenter Transformation?

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 7, 2017 10:47:30 AM / by Ciara McCarthy

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

John Laban from the Open Compute Project Foundation will moderate a panel at Datacenter Transformation on September 26th in Frankfurt on the topic of “The changes we’ll see in the Software-Defined Data Center landscape by the end of this decade”.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

7 People You Need to See at Datacenter Transformation 2017

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 14, 2017 1:51:54 PM / by Ciara McCarthy posted in Datacenter Transformation

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

It’s that time of year again! We’re busy getting ready for Datacenter Transformation 2017 in the Frankfurt Marriott Hotel on Tuesday, September 2017.

We’ve designed the conference around educating, empowering, and inspiring IT professionals, engineers and business leaders who are looking for open networking solutions to drive their business forward.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

EPS Global and Fujitsu Announce Distribution Agreement

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 17, 2017 5:08:04 PM / by Ciara McCarthy

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

EPS Global today announced a distribution agreement with Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc., a leading provider of business, information technology and communications solutions. 
Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

The Path to White-box Networking – Part 2

[fa icon="calendar'] May 22, 2017 1:04:00 PM / by Ciara McCarthy

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

In the first part of this blog we looked at the building blocks and the ecosystem behind the open networking or disaggregated model. Now let’s examine the tradeoffs between choosing a traditional vendor vs. a white box network and the potential applications using this model.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

The Path to White-box Networking – Part 1

[fa icon="calendar'] May 16, 2017 9:41:14 AM / by Ciara McCarthy

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

White-box networking is gaining interest not just from hyper cloud networks but also from a host of other organizations whose business logic demand a dynamic, programmable and scalable network. Let’s examine some considerations behind adopting a white-box based architecture.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]