The Network Hub

Network protocols and standards

  • Group begins work on 400 Gbps QSFP interfaces

    Chuck Moozakis - Editor at Large 25 Mar 2016
  • Thirteen networking and electronics industry suppliers said they would work together to develop a new generation of double-density quad small form-factor pluggable (QSFP) interfaces that would ...

  • Unlike Elvis, IPv6 is in the building

    Chuck Moozakis - Editor at Large 14 Apr 2014
  • As the large group of IT administrators and engineers filed into the IPv6 session at this year's Interop Las Vegas, they probably were expecting to hear yet another boring lecture about the ...

  • Curran: 'Not on Internet' unless on IPv6

    Chuck Moozakis - Editor at Large 24 Apr 2013
  • John Curran, the voluble president and CEO of the American Registry for Internet Numbers, didn't waste any time exhorting attendees at last week's North American IPv6 Summit in Denver to break the ...

  • IEEE celebrates 125 years, not just for engineers

    Ron Richard - Ron Richard Consulting 13 May 2009
  • I am thankful for electricity. That's what I said last Thanksgiving, and I'll say it again now. Without electricity, we'd have been sitting in the dark, eating turkey roasted over a spit. I'll come ...

  • Maintstream IPv6 is inching closer

    Shamus McGillicuddy - Enterprise Management Associates 19 Jan 2009
  • Over the last year I've written about the importance of developing your IPv6 skills now, and about how you should be looking at what kind of IPv6 support your vendors of choice have to offer. Some ...

  • Repent! Repent! The IPv4 end is near!

    Michael Morisy - TechTarget 20 Aug 2008
  • That's the message received when I got on the phone with Arbor Networks' Scott Iekel-Johnson and Haakon Ringberg, the authors of the recent buzz-generating report that found true IPv6 adoption is ...

  • Vint Cerf wows 'em at SHARKFEST

    Susan Fogarty - Editorial Director 03 Apr 2008
  • Earlier this week, I wrote a post about the SHARKFEST conference, a small and focused networking event that features some very high-powered speakers, namely Internet pioneer Vint Cerf and protocol ...

  • IPv6 makes inroads on the Internet

    Susan Fogarty - Editorial Director 07 Feb 2008
  • This week, ICANN (the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) announced that it made almost half of the Internet's root server networks IPv6 capable. According to the release: IPv6 ...