Network services

  • February 04, 2009 04 Feb'09

    Google can hear you now

    A college professor once warned me never to put things in writing -- which was funny given that he was a writing professor. What he meant was that to ensure confidentiality between people I ...

  • August 28, 2008 28 Aug'08

    Next-generation enterprise networks: Links to telecom carriers grow stronger

    As the needs of next-generation enterprise networks become clearer, networking vendors and telecom carriers look toward common solutions.

  • August 28, 2008 28 Aug'08

    Next-generation enterprise networks: Managed services will grow

    As the needs of next-generation enterprise networks become clearer, networking vendors and telecom carriers look toward common solutions.

  • November 03, 2005 03 Nov'05

    High-density, low-cost 10 GigE offering could attract enterprises

    A new line card by Force10 Networks expands the number of available 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports to 224 on one system. While considered mostly for the data center market, some analysts say enterprises will soon take notice.

  • September 26, 2005 26 Sep'05

    HP strengthens its core

    Change may be in the air at Hewlett-Packard, but its ProCurve networking group is still working to chip away at Cisco Systems with new core switches and management modules.

  • June 06, 2005 06 Jun'05

    New enterprise gear may be 3Com's last chance

    The vendor is releasing a plethora of switching, security and management gear for large organizations, and industry observers say the products could be 3Com's last best chance for survival in the enterprise market.

  • April 18, 2005 18 Apr'05

    Cisco updates high-density enterprise router

    Almost hidden in the networking giant's latest round of carrier-class gear, the new 7604 10 Gigabit Ethernet router updates several features on the vendor's "workhorse" modular platform.

  • February 23, 2005 23 Feb'05

    HP's GigE gear gains momentum

    New research shows that not only are more companies turning to Gigabit Ethernet over Fast Ethernet on the desktop, but also that HP is making notable market share gains.

  • February 08, 2005 08 Feb'05

    VoIP to boost sluggish router market

    In-Stat/MDR says the market for high-end enterprise routers is mature, but one expert says a migration to VoIP will spur significant growth.

  • January 21, 2005 21 Jan'05

    Top 10 networking terms of '04

    Would you like to know what networking terminology your peers have been searching for the most in 2004? Curious? We were too. Check out our top 10 searched networking terms.

  • December 07, 2004 07 Dec'04

    HP plans to 'flatten' the network core

    HP not only previews next year's new family of 10 GigE stackables, but also offers a glimpse at its new strategy that emphasizes edge intelligence and eliminates redundant functionality in the network core.

  • June 17, 2004 17 Jun'04

    Renegotiate with providers before it's too late

    It's time to dust off those old service provider contracts and start hunting for bargains. According to a recent brief by the Stamford, Conn.-based research firm, Gartner Inc., network service providers are about to engage in another round of price ...

  • May 03, 2004 03 May'04

    Siemens rolls out mega-sized VoIP

    Siemens' new VoIP call management software can handle 100,000 users and takes advantage of presence-based apps like instant messaging. An analyst says it holds up well against competition from Avaya and Nortel.

  • April 02, 2004 02 Apr'04

    Gateway expands into networking realm

    Gateway is introducing its first wireless access points and enterprise switching products, hoping a combo of built-in features and low price points will appeal to the low-end enterprise market.

  • January 05, 2004 05 Jan'04

    Analyst: Be ready to leave C&W data centers

    On Dec. 8, Cable & Wireless USA Inc. announced its plans to sell its Web hosting and Internet solutions business, with an affiliate of Gores Technology Group being the likely buyer. Reston, Va.-based C&W hosts services for some of the ...