Articles By Howard Solomon

U of T investigating possibilities of self-powered large scale networks

U of T investigating possibilities of self-powered large scale networks

Imagine a network of wireless sensors scattered across thousands of hectares of forest watching for signs of dry conditions that...

February 5th, 2008 Howard Solomon
HP fleshes out ProCurve edge switch line

HP fleshes out ProCurve edge switch line

Hewlett-Packard’s ProCurve Networking division is upgrading its 2600 family of enterprise Ethernet edge switches with more models, some of which...

February 4th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Virtualization boosts security threat

Virtualization boosts security threat

As IT managers increasingly turn to virtualization to reduce the number of servers they have to deal with, they may...

January 31st, 2008 Howard Solomon
Telus buys Toronto Webcast provider

Telus buys Toronto Webcast provider

Tim Macklaier couldn’t remember his new title now that he’s a member of Telus, but he did allow that he’s...

January 30th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Cisco offers Nexus 7000 as data centre challenger

Cisco offers Nexus 7000 as data centre challenger

Cisco Systems says its new Nexus family of switches and related software will be a revolution in data centre control,...

January 28th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Juniper jumps in with high performance switches

Juniper jumps in with high performance switches

NEW YORK -- Juniper Networks has jumped into the Ethernet switching market with a series of products it says set...

January 28th, 2008 Howard Solomon
HP pushes thin clients for better network speed

HP pushes thin clients for better network speed

Acceptance of thin client computing has largely come from financial and retail industries, say Hewlett-Packard officials, but they believe more...

January 24th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Nortel brings out more unified communications intro bundles

Nortel brings out more unified communications intro bundles

Nortel Networks is expanding the number of unified communications starter bundles it sells to give organizations an even greater chance...

January 20th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Fibre Channel over Ethernet standard “coming along beautifully”

Fibre Channel over Ethernet standard “coming along beautifully”

Products allowing storage area networks to use a proposed Fibre Channel over Ethernet standard could be in trials by the...

January 20th, 2008 Howard Solomon
A flash surprise from EMC

A flash surprise from EMC

EMC has surprised much of the storage world by announcing that it will soon be selling its top of the...

January 17th, 2008 Howard Solomon