Articles By Howard Solomon

Former FBI official urges tougher physical security

Former FBI official urges tougher physical security

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Technology isn't the best -- or the only -- way to stop the physical theft of...

December 13th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Cisco follows lead of Kid Rock, NHL

Cisco follows lead of Kid Rock, NHL

Cisco Systems will launch its second software as a service offering next year, one which it says will let media...

December 12th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Video the new frontier for Cisco

Video the new frontier for Cisco

CARLSBAD, Calif. -- Video is the next frontier Cisco Systems aims to conquer, company CEO John Chambers told an audience...

December 10th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Cisco conference may resolve CTO/CDO questions

Cisco conference may resolve CTO/CDO questions

SAN JOSE, Calif -- Cisco Systems opens its annual C-Scape conference for industry analysts and reporters here Tuesday at a...

December 9th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Nortel, Cisco enhance conferencing products

Nortel, Cisco enhance conferencing products

Two leading network infrastructure companies have announced conferencing products which they say will help save organizations money. Nortel said Multimedia...

December 5th, 2007 Howard Solomon
Wasted network spending estimate tops US$130B

Wasted network spending estimate tops US$130B

When most people find more money, it’s good news. When Bob Hafner finds money, it’s bad. That’s because the Gartner...

December 4th, 2007 Howard Solomon
SMC to bring out 10G switch for copper networks

SMC to bring out 10G switch for copper networks

SMC Networks will start the new year off by launching what it says will be the industry’s first multi-port combination...

December 3rd, 2007 Howard Solomon
Sun to shine on Ops Centre in January

Sun to shine on Ops Centre in January

Sun Microsystems will release its overhauled data centre management application for Linux and Solaris environments next month, the beginning of...

December 3rd, 2007 Howard Solomon
What’s hot and what’s hype in carrier infrastructure

What’s hot and what’s hype in carrier infrastructure

IPTV, prepaid/postpaid convergence, universal charging platform and mobile virtual network enablers are technologies sliding down.Customer-centric service monitoring, convergent carrier advertising...

December 2nd, 2007 Howard Solomon
Ottawa opens door for new wireless bidders

Ottawa opens door for new wireless bidders

Organizations looking for more competition in wireless providers to get better rates had their hopes rewarded with Ottawa’s decision to...

November 29th, 2007 Howard Solomon