Oracle to acquire Acme Packet

Oracle Corp. today announced it has entered into a $1.7 billion agreement to acquire Acme Packet, a Bedford, Mass-based provider of Internet Protocol (IP) network controllers.The Redwood, Calif-based hardware and software maker said

Published on: February 4th, 2013

Networked devices vulnerable due to UPnP flaws

Nearly 23 million Internet Protocol addresses attached to devices such as networked printers, routers, IP cameras, media servers and smart TVs are exposed to Web-based attacks because of flaws in the UPnP (Universal

Published on: January 29th, 2013

Allstream lets customers buy infrastructure-as-a-service

Canadian organizations that want to buy infrastructure as a service now have another alternative with the launch of an offering from Manitoba Telecom Services. The provider’s Allstream division has launched its third cloud

Published on: May 28th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Cisco upgrades industrial Ethernet switches

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Cisco Systems Inc. this week unveiled an updated line of Ethernet switches for industrial environments, such as manufacturing floors. The IE 2000 series is an extension of Cisco's current industrial Ethernet product

Published on: April 25th, 2012 Jim Duffy