Network design

Intel Offers New Approach to Optical Neural Network Design

The use of optical neural networks in AI is an attractive idea that has long stimulated important work. The potential benefits include low power, high speed, and the ability to handle greater complexity. However, achieving this ideal is difficult, especially because manufacturing imperfections can degrade accuracy. Intel proposed a directional approach to mitigate this problem […]

Network design

Tech launch disrupts Cisco campus network design

Channel partners take a new approach to Cisco campus network design in light of the vendor’s revised networking plan. Cisco’s June 20 unveiling of what company executives interchangeably refer to as “intuitive network” and “intent-based network” underscores the company’s growing focus on software, programmability, security and centralized management. The overall goal is to create adaptable, […]