Work with network vendors for Heartbleed solutions, say experts

If your networking gear contains the Heartbleed bug your best option is to work closely with the equipment vendor to address any vulnerabilities, especially if that vendor happens to be Cisco Systems or

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 14th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Juniper, VMware tighten partnership

Juniper Networks and VMware are expanding a partnership announced last summer to unify virtual and physical data center networks  joint customers. Announced Monday, both companies will commit engineering resources to jointly develop network virtualization

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Bradford announces network threat protection

Bradford Networks has announced Network Sentry/RTR, a new solution it says allows organizations to contain advanced network threats in seconds. Network Sentry/RTR creates a live inventory of network connections that integrates with firewall

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon

AMI releases storage analysis tool

One of the world’s biggest makers of BIOS for PCs and servers wants to become a big name in IT infrastructure analysis for storage capacity. American Megatrends Inc. (AMI) has released a software

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 8th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Canadian network test company makes acquisition

A Quebec company that makes network testing equipment for carriers and service providers has bought a company that specializes in global IT management and network monitoring solutions. Exfo Inc. said Monday that it

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Orion tests 400Gb network

Ontario's Orion research network says it has successfully completed the first North American field test of a 400 Gigabit education network. The test, conducted last week on the Orion network, was done with Alcatel-Lucent's 1830 Photonic

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Students in Nunavut connect with Cisco’s TelePresence

The grade school students in a small classroom watched intently as the instructor mixed the corn syrup with ammonia, water, dirt and chips of dry ice to create a homemade comet. As the

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 2nd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

HP brings out first ‘ac’ access points

Organizations increasingly building mixed wired and wireless networks. However, ensuring users have consistent experiences as they switch back and forth can be a problem. Hewlett-Packard Co. announced a number of solutions Monday at

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 1st, 2014 Howard Solomon

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 when a “significant” solar flare hits the earth on Wednesday , according to

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 31st, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano