12 Recent Networking Industry Acquisitions To Keep An Eye On

Cisco And NewScale

Another deal with heavy cloud infrastructure implications, Cisco said in late March it would acquire NewScale, which makes software for the efficient provisioning of cloud services. Cisco plans to use NewScale's tools to complement and expand its existing services options for customer-led cloud management and automation -- an indication of one segment Cisco plans to focus even as other Cisco segments flounder.

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