Cisco and BMC push cloud platforms for cloud providers
By Carl Brooks, Senior Technology Writer, SearchCloudComputing.com 08-Dec-2010
That means building security and management tools into IT architecture from the ground up instead of laying them over the top. The quicker approach just won't be sufficient to just keep people in or out in a world where the boss does more work from his iPhone than from his actual desk. Turner said this new offering is strictly for service providers, which are really the only companies really deploying major new IT infrastructure upgrades these days. Eventually, however, the offering could attract other business customers.
"This is a very high-end, large-scale solution," she said, "and a lighter weight version could be made available to enterprise."