News of Note—SD-WAN misuse; HPE hooks up with Alibaba and more

News of note
Hewlett Packard Enterprise struck up a partnership with Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group. (Pixabay)

Here are the other stories we're following today:

> While SD-WAN burns brightly across the marketplace, some service providers may be using it the wrong way, according to an industry expert. Light Reading article

> Hewlett Packard Enterprise struck up a partnership with Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group. Storage Review article

> SD-WAN will hit $2.2 billion by 2022, which equates to a 35% compounded annual growth rate, according to the latest SD-WAN study by Dell’Oro Group. SDxCentral article

> ETSI recently released two cryptographic standards on attribute-based encryption that describe how to protect personal data securely. Press release