News of Note—SD-WAN vendor Talari bows Cloud Connect; GitLab raises $100M and more

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GitLab raised $100 million to expand its suite of tools as it fights for market share against Microsoft's GitHub. (Pixabay)

Here are the other stories we're following today:

>  Talari Networks unveiled its new "Cloud Connect" solution for hybrid multicloud enterprise networks. Press release

>  GitLab, a platform for sharing and collaborating on code, said it raised $100 million to expand its suite of tools as it fights for market share against Microsoft's GitHub. Bloomberg article

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> In what could be a precursor to using blockchain in the finance sector, a division of PNC Financial Services Group will use technology built by startup Ripple to process international payments. Reuters article

>  SENDATE, the Celtic-Plus flagship project for secure networking of data centers in Europe, announced successful completion of an industry-first multivendor SDN field trial. Press release

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