The Network Hub

November 2009

Network Infrastructure

  • Who started this food fight? Cisco or HP?

    Shamus McGillicuddy - Enterprise Management Associates 23 Nov 2009
  • BusinessWeek asked a question a few days ago that I asked last June. Is Cisco stretching itself too thin? I can't pretend to be expert enough to answer that question, but chasing 30 new technology ...

  • HP's 3Com acquisition

    Tessa Parmenter - Contributor 11 Nov 2009
  • For $2.7 billion, Hewlett-Packard (HP) agreed to acquire 3Com Corporation -- an IT networking vendor most noted for its routers, switches and security products. The announcement came at a public ...

  • HP-3Com acquisition hits Cisco the one place it hurts

    Rivka Gewirtz Little 11 Nov 2009
  • The gloves are off in the Cisco-HP battle. HP’s move to acquire 3Com hits Cisco in one of the few places it really hurts – China. 3Com controls 32% of the Chinese networking market (with $700 ...