Thursday, May 02, 2013Brocade adds to data centre lineup A virtual load balancer and enhancements to a virtual router and a core switch are among the new products coming in the next few weeks
Tuesday, April 30, 2013New HP core switch supports OpenFlow Hewlett-Packard announces hardware and software-based switches capable of supporting software-defined networking, including a powerful data centre switch
Wednesday, March 20, 2013HP to fortify Lync through branch routers By putting Microsoft branch survivable software on a module for multiservice routers, HP says it has created a complete business continuity solution
Tuesday, February 07, 2012New Juniper routers converge the access net ACX line will provide a single platform supporting multiple access points into a service provider's network
Tuesday, May 24, 2011Cisco adds IPv6 migration features to routers The network equipment maker says its switches, routers and security devices have passed both international and U.S. government IPv6 testing
Monday, November 15, 2010Juniper looks to one up Cisco again in core Upcoming T4000 router will have 240Gbps per slot capacity, good for 4Tbps per half-rack chassis.
Monday, October 25, 2010Product test: Cisco's FabricPath technology The manufacturer says it approach makes far better use of connections between data-centre switches than the spanning tree protocol. Experts found out if it's true
Friday, October 22, 2010ShoreTel buys Agito for mobile networking gear Unified communications maker gains mobility router that connects mobile phones to corporate PBXs, linking Wi-Fi and cellular systems
Tuesday, October 05, 2010Cisco adds more software, hardware capabilities Faster routers, switches and firewalls as well as more Express options and modules were revealed to meet increased virtualization and mobility demands
Thursday, September 30, 2010New Cdn strategy for low-profile networking company Allied Telesis is rounding up more system integrators and solution providers to push its little-known routers and switches
Wednesday, September 15, 2010Brocade offers 100G Ethernet at US$100K per port Router chassis has at least twice the 100G Ethernet density of Internet core routers from Cisco and Juniper. An industry analyst says the move keeps the company up with competitors
Friday, July 30, 2010How to migrate to Energy Efficient Ethernet An expert says initially swapping out adapter cards and switching hardware will be involved. But as future standards link to it, more complex software and hardware changes may be necessary
Wednesday, April 14, 2010How widespread are iPad Wi-Fi problems? Many users of Apple Inc.'s iPad tablet PC have reported a problem with the wireless connection, including a failure to re-connect when waking up from sleep. So far, it appears the risk is small. Find out about the workarounds
Thursday, December 17, 2009Cisco will be hard pressed to match 2009 In its 25th year, Cisco Systems Inc. acquired Tandberg, entered the data centre server market and upgraded its Integrated Services Router line. A review of the year for the San Jose, Calif. switching and routing equipment manufacturer
Thursday, October 29, 2009Juniper claims leap in performance with Trio The equipment maker says its new chipset gives more power to carrier and enterprise customers, but an industry analyst finds a lack of strategy detail
Tuesday, October 20, 2009Enterasys revamps high-end Ethernet switch line The S series includes four models, ranging from an edge switch to a multi-terabit core router. Total switching capacity exceeds a terabit per second
Tuesday, October 20, 2009Cisco unveils ISR generation 2 The next phase of the Integrated Services Routers are designed for video applications include surveillance and conferencing. Info-Tech’s Jayanth Angl and the Yankee Group’s Zeus Kerravala offer their views
Tuesday, August 25, 2009The case of the impossible IP address A security manager tells of the hunt to solve a mystery: How can network traffic be coming from nowhere?
Tuesday, June 23, 2009Open source routers become government IT option If you're looking for an affordable, customizable and remote monitoring-capable DSL router, open source technology could be a viable option
Thursday, November 20, 2008EdgeBOX phone system provides routing, print and file server capabilities New routing appliance from Critical link is the new version of the office-in-a-box
Monday, November 17, 2008Cisco's network security supremacy under siege Cisco still holds the lion's share of the global network security market but Juniper and pure-play vendors such as Fortinet, McAfee and TippingPoint are closing in fast says IDC
Wednesday, November 05, 2008Researchers crack WPA Wi-Fi encryption When it was launched in 2003, Wi-Fi Protected Access offered dynamic key allocation and other features not available in Wired Equivalent Privacy. But researchers have found a way to break Temporal Key Integrity Protocol in 15 minutes.
Wednesday, March 26, 2008Alcatel-Lucent boosts edge router speeds to 1TB Providers will be better able to handle video applications and capacities can be increased simply through interface cards, says the company, which is also adding new network management services
Sunday, March 16, 2008Troubleshooting a router's Monday morning sickness While it's unusual for a network to go down on a regular schedule, it does help to isolate and diagnose the network fault. Is your IP address pool big enough?
Thursday, February 21, 2008How to slash mobile phone costs Agito Networks is shipping the RoamAnywhere Mobility Router, which lets employees make calls from their handsets over a wireless LAN. It also lets administrators set policies based on the time of a call and the worker’s location