Articles By Howard Solomon

Nortel partners testing 40Gbps-plus technology on existing infrastructure

Nortel partners testing 40Gbps-plus technology on existing infrastructure

At at time when carriers are just swallowing 10 Gigabit per second technology, Nortel Networks says will soon let them...

March 11th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Cisco CSO shows how to foster security savvy

Cisco CSO shows how to foster security savvy

Security is too important to leave solely to the IT department, say Cisco System officials. That’s why the company hired...

March 10th, 2008 Howard Solomon
The battle for the data centre

The battle for the data centre

Last month Cisco Systems unveiled its future. It’s merely a big switch, but if some industry analysts are to be...

March 9th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Nortel raises hopes for IPTV with new app server

Nortel raises hopes for IPTV with new app server

Television over the Internet – known to many as IPTV – is the technology landline operators hope will let them...

March 9th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Sun, Mitel to release turnkey telephony box

Sun, Mitel to release turnkey telephony box

Eight months after revealing an OEM partnership to create a joint enterprise communications solution, Mitel Networks and Sun Microsystems are...

March 5th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Avaya, Polycom push video

Avaya, Polycom push video

Amir Hameed and Jack Shemavon have been the tag team for converged communications applications for the past few weeks.Hameed, director...

March 4th, 2008 Howard Solomon
The knock on NAC

The knock on NAC

Three years ago, network access control was the big buzzword in security. NAC’s goal was to ensure PCs and other...

March 4th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Cisco creates new aggregation router family

Cisco creates new aggregation router family

Cisco Systems has built a new series of aggregation routers around a powerful 40-core central processor which it says are...

March 3rd, 2008 Howard Solomon
CRTC opens door slowly to deregulating telcos

CRTC opens door slowly to deregulating telcos

Canadian businesses won’t see any changes in their phone or data rates soon because the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission...

March 2nd, 2008 Howard Solomon
No mix and match yet in VoWiFi: Analyst

No mix and match yet in VoWiFi: Analyst

On paper, voice over WiFIlooks like a winner. The technology gives wireless office handset, dual-mode cellular or laptop softphone users...

March 2nd, 2008 Howard Solomon