Walker and Associates’ data center networking solutions and services enable businesses to address critical business objectives in today’s data centric environment. As requirements within data centers continue to grow, businesses are challenged to find solutions that are scalable and provide reliable, high-performance networking, while protecting their investment. Walker offers a complete, integrated Data Center solution incorporating the compute, network, and storage elements with configured cabling, termination, power, and cooling.
Servers and Storage
The dense workloads existing in the modern data center require storage networks and the products that serve them to be ever more efficient, scalable and manageable. Walker’s server and storage solutions reduce complexity, lower power consumption and offer state-of-the-art flexibility, especially in virtualized environments.
Extending LAN connectivity between geographically dispersed data centers is a critical requirement. Walker delivers a variety of technologies that allow operators with multiple facilities to create a single, elastic pool of resources over a low-latency DWDM network. Our products are certified with top storage vendor’s Fibre Channel, mainframe FICON and Ethernet storage solutions for data replication and storage virtualization.
Walker’s portfolio of Fibre Channel switches and Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) products provide optimal solutions for Storage Area Networks (SAN) utilizing Fibre Channel connections.
Network Security and Monitoring
Fortify your network with next-generation firewalls that scan 100% of your traffic and scale along with your business. Our products neutralize threats while proactively identifying real-time attacks, eliminating the protection-or-performance compromise. Solutions include email security, centralized management and reporting, intrusion prevention, and more.
Virtualization, Security, and Firewalls
Virtualization of switches, routers, servers, and firewalls enables automated service provisioning, reducing OPEX and downtime, and allows for server consolidation helping to manage power demands. Our suite of virtual switches, routers and firewalls along with our server virtualization software offers a complete solution.