- April 22, 2015
Dell plans to sell a 100 GbE fabric switch at half the price of competing products to try to 'disrupt' the market through a low switch price.
- April 15, 2015
Extreme Networks' revenue for Q3 will be lower than the vendor previously expected. Currency value fluctuations and delayed purchasing from enterprises cited.
- April 15, 2015
As the T1-based MPLS networks at Kool Smiles pediatric dental clinics struggled to meet demand, Talari Networks offered an SD-WAN alternative.
- April 10, 2015
ICYMI: Infonetics survey reveals strong Ethernet switch growth, fueled by 40 GbE switches.
- April 08, 2015
Brocade is improving its campus networking portfolio with switch automation software, a new line of hardware and additional support for open standard technology.
- April 07, 2015
SN blogs: This week, an analyst says that Web scalability is the next step in eliminating silos; Gartner announces 2015 "cool" vendors in enterprise networking.
- April 07, 2015
Juniper Networks plans to deliver in the third quarter a QFX switch and optional module to deliver data faster to Wall Street securities traders.
- March 30, 2015
ICYMI: Industry leaders Cisco, Intel and Arista join a consortium to create standards to allay power, heat concerns fueled by 400 GbE protocol.
- March 18, 2015
SN blogs: This week, an analyst discusses why competitive acquisitions can hurt some companies and another discusses how to transition away from technology silos.
- March 16, 2015
Juniper Networks CEO Rami Rahim says networking hardware developed under the Open Compute Project is an 'opportunity, not a threat' to the company's switching business.
- March 16, 2015
ICYMI: Cisco offers a free version of its ConfD software, Ixia becomes testing partner for ONUG and CTCC in China chooses Nuage Networks' SDN technology.
- February 17, 2015
While the latest Cisco earnings show the vendor has solid demand for its networking gear today, tech buyers shouldn't ignore the obstacles Cisco is likely to face in the future.
- February 13, 2015
Facebook has developed an open switch for its network fabric comprised of modular components built of standard technology. While innovative, experts say the technology is not for most enterprises.
- February 06, 2015
Brocade says its acquisition of Riverbed's popular virtual ADC business will bolster its overall product line for moving network services from expensive hardware into more flexible software.
- January 23, 2015
A10 Networks has re-architected the software within its application delivery controller, making it more customizable for inserting Layer 4-7 services in SDN, NFV and cloud applications.
- January 22, 2015
Dell wins this month's Network Innovation Award from SearchNetworking for its partnership with Cumulus Networks, in which Dell became the first mainstream switch vendor to permit third-party OSes to run on its switches.
- January 21, 2015
Cisco has introduced Catalyst LAN switches that support 2.5 and 5 GbE for faster Wi-Fi without the need for costly cable upgrades.
- January 20, 2015
Study of North American CIOs finds them ready to increase spending on WLANs, security and switching.
- December 23, 2014
SN blogs: An analyst highlights 2014 mobility trends; a T-Mobile data rollover plan wins kudos.
- December 22, 2014
The top networking stories of 2014 include bare-metal switching, security scares and Gigabit wireless.
- November 11, 2014
Used network hardware and maintenance vendor Curvature acquired CSU Industries to expand its NetSure support services to storage and servers.
- October 08, 2014
As pioneer bare-metal switch vendors gain momentum, the networking industry is changing. Software and hardware vendors are innovating.
- November 04, 2013
Cumulus Networks released version 2.0 of its Linux-based network OS for bare-metal switches based on Broadcom Trident II chips.
- September 19, 2013
Brocade's Vyatta 5600 virtual router is 10 times faster, setting the stage for telco deployments, NFV and high-performance overlays.
- June 20, 2013
In this week's SDN blog roundup, bloggers discuss control plane protocols with OpenFlow, the business benefits of SDN and network virtualization.
- May 06, 2013
Your home for all the news at Interop Conference 2013. Cloud computing, SDN, big data, virtualization, data center networking and more from New York City.
- May 02, 2013
With its new, high-density 10/40/100 GbE 7500E switch, Arista Networks enables customers to build massive leaf-and-spine networks.
- February 01, 2013
The new Cisco ASIC, Unified Access Data Plane, is a programmable chip that will accelerate product development across its campus switching products.
- January 17, 2013
Juniper's SDN strategy focuses on centralizing the management and services planes of the network, and it partially centralizes the control plane.
- December 13, 2012
Nicira's founding engineers invented OpenFlow, but they say it won't work for data center-class, hardware forwarding. Martin Casado explains.
- June 14, 2012
With Cisco ONE, Cisco moves beyond software-defined networking, introducing APIs and virtual network overlays that enable programmable networks.
- October 03, 2011
Juniper Networks today introduced a new version of its cloud-based network engineering lab, Junosphere. The new version, Junosphere Lab, gives enterprises and services providers cloud-based access ...
- January 26, 2011
Before you throw more hardware at preventing latency, try improving 10 Gigabit Ethernet performance by fine tuning what you already have. Fast Packet blogger Michael J. Martin explains how.
- June 22, 2010
40 and 100 Gigabit Ethernet ratification means that vendors can roll out standardized 40 and 100 GbE switching products with enormous speed, but users are likely to hold off until prices come down and the need for performance is greater.
- April 13, 2010
The FCoE data center offers enterprises the opportunity to converge data and storage traffic on a single network infrastructure. Most experts see data center network convergence as an opportunity to reduce cost and complexity within servers and ...
- December 18, 2009
The Avaya-Nortel acquisition was one of the more notable top networking stories of 2009, marking the end of a legacy player and a questionable beginning for Avaya as it struggles with whether to integrate the Nortel data networking portfolio.
- December 02, 2009
CableOrganizer.com asked me to review a few products as part of a data theft prevention promotion they were advertising. One such appliance was a USB port block. You may be wondering why you would ...
- May 20, 2009
Aruba Networks announced this morning that it will now offer lifetime warranties on all its indoor wireless LAN access points. This will provide some nice investment protection to customers. It's ...
- June 05, 2008
Distributed antenna systems can help simplify wireless deployments, particularly for those charged with managing multiple systems.
- February 17, 2004
Cisco catches up to the industry by supporting the IEEE's 802.3af power over Ethernet standard in several of its Catalyst switch lines, paving the way for a new generation of cheaper, more advanced PoE-enabled gear.
- May 07, 2002
HyperTransport adds networking extensions