Items tagged with CloudBand

“It’s the network, stupid.” In a nutshell, that’s the idea Alcatel-Lucent has with its new cloud initiative called “CloudBand”. It’s no secret that network performance is a huge bottleneck with cloud computing services, and the company believes that CloudBand can address this issue is a meaningful way. Alcatel-Lucent is touting CloudBand as a so-called “carrier cloud”, which purports to offer communications service providers a way to deliver networking services via the cloud with lower latency, better bandwidth control, and better quality of... Read more...