Fortinet adds more application delivery controllers to lineup

Fortinet has updated its application delivery controllers for enterprise data centres and managed service providers. The company said Tuesday the three devices provide high performance,  rich features and strong security for high volume

Published on: April 1st, 2014 Howard Solomon

Caltech laser quadruples Internet speed

Researchers at the California Institute of Technology a laser that is capable of making Internet backbone speed four times faster. The laser operates closer to a single frequency than other laser so it

Published on: March 18th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Cloud load balancing service announced

Cloud services are typically thought of applications or infrastructure. But a number of startups are also offering network services in the cloud. The latest is California-based Incapsula, which just announced a load balancing

Published on: March 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Facebook eyeing silicon photonics for its network

Rapidly ramping network traffic is a big issue for many enterprise organizations and data centre, but for social networking site Facebook which has to deal with more than 1.2 billion active user monthly,

Published on: March 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Intel to release 1.6Tbps cable for data centres

Intel Corp. has partnered with specialty glass company Corning Inc., optical interconnect maker US Conec and other partners to develop a new connector that can move data to and from data centre at

Published on: March 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Split decision on ‘smart city’ hype

The technology press isn’t often great at challenging hype. Technology reporters breathe high-tech air all day, every day, and the technology can seem more ubiquitous, the reception more enthusiastic, than it is on

Published on: December 18th, 2013 Dave Webb

Building a BYOD infrastructure for 30,000 users

The Black Sea coastal city of Sochi will be the venue for next year’s Winter Olympic Games. Russia’s largest resort getaway is also the site where business communication and collaboration systems provider Avaya

Published on: December 17th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

SDN market to hit US$3.1B by 2017

Canada and the United States will account for half of the estimated US$3.1 billion global market for software defined networking in the next five years, according to a recent study. Market research firm

Published on: December 10th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Will proximity tech rule holiday shopping next year?

Imagine walking pass your favourite department store and immediately receiving a message on your smart phone about a special discounted price on that jacket you’ve been eyeing on the Web the other night.

Published on: December 10th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano