Alcatel-Lucent virtualizes content delivery network

Alcatel-Lucent has introduced new management, programmability and automation features to its existing Velocix Content Delivery Network (CDN). Aimed at IP video delivery for pay-TV operators, the solution will make use of virtualization technologies, which enables further control over traffic and resource management within the CDN.

API specialist Apigee scores $60m for big data development

US API developer Apigee this week secured a further $60m in funding, bringing its total raised to data to $171m for big data analytics development.