Ultraviolet rays from an X-class solar flare on is captured in this photo by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory

Solar flare could trigger radio blackout on Wednesday

Power surges could cause high frequency communication systems to fail and malfunctioning satellites may trigger global positioning system (GPS) errors...

March 31st, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


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....

March 18th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


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...

March 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Networking 2

IT error leading cause of network downtime: Avaya

Majority of companies in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom blame IT personnel error for bulk of their...

March 10th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

BlackBerry Bold 9900

Canadian BlackBerry users report network outage

Users of older BlackBerry handsets in Canada today reported what appears to be a network outage preventing them from sending...

March 4th, 2014 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...

December 10th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


Evaluating SDN solutions

There’s a lot of conversation around software defined networking in the enterprise these days. However, there also seems to be...

December 3rd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


Nokia, SK Telecom partner in virtualized mobile networks

Virtualization and cloud services have transformed enterprise systems and enabled many businesses to cut cost and make their processes more...

November 26th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

FedEx delivery

Azure offers hard drive data import-export service

Microsoft Corp. is offering Windows Azure customers an alternative way to send data to the company’s cloud storage – via...

November 5th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano