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Articles by Sean Michael Kerner 

Kubernetes 1.18 Improves Networking and Security for Cloud Native

New open source Kubernetes release lands with AppProtocol, security certificate and memory enhancements.

Networking Market Slows with Declining Ethernet Switch, Router Growth

Momentum is not headed in the right direction for the Ethernet switch and router market.

Mellanox Debuts 12.8 Tbps Switching Platform

New Spectrum-3 silicon integrates What Just Happened capabilities for advanced network visibility.

Arista Networks Acquires SDN Pioneer Big Switch Networks

Arista looks to expand its network visibility and cloud fabric with Big Switch technology.

F5 Networks Looks Beyond Network Hardware for Future Growth

With the recent acquisitions of NGINX and Shape Security, hardware won't be where F5 looks for future growth.

Equinix Grows Data Center Capabilities with Packet Acquisition

Bare metal cloud provider Packet, gets picked up.

Argus Open Source Network Flow System Gets Commercial Boost from CounterFlow AI

As the volume of encrypted traffic grows, it's increasingly difficult for network administrators to get visibility into network flows.

Enterprise Networking Planet Predictions for 2020

What's ahead in 2020? Networking technologies old and new. What's ahead in 2020? Somethings old and somethings new.

Project Connected Home over IP Brings Rivals Amazon, Apple, Google Together

Yet another open source IoT protocol group springs to life to solve a problem that continues to plague the industry.

Linux Foundation Puts a new DENT in Edge Networking

New effort will bring the Linux SwitchDev technology forward to help enable a new generation of lightweight edge switching.

Cisco Announces New Silicon, Routers and OS for 2020 and Beyond

New platform comes a decade after Cisco's Quantum Flow silicon debut.

Cumulus Networks Enhances Linux Based Network Operating System

New release provides support for more platforms and integrates new Linux kernel features.

CNCF SIG Network Set to Push Cloud Native Networking Forward

At KubeCon 2019, new Special Interest Group for cloud native network begins to take shape.

Arista Networks Targets Multicloud Networking with CloudEOS

Arista debuts new platform for enabling multicloud and cloud native networking.

Aviatrix Set to Advance Multi-Cloud Networking Vision

Aviatrix raises $40 million in a Series C round of funding as the networking vendor looks to expand its multi-cloud capabilities.

Juniper Building Out Linux Cloud Native Capabilities to Fuel Future Growth

400 gig, AI for WiFi and a new version of the Junos network operating system give Juniper's CEO room for optimism.

Open Source Open Compute Project Based Switches Growing Fast

EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Open Compute Project compliant switches now dominate the bare metal data center switch market.

NS1 Advances Its Vision to Improve DNS Services and Web Traffic Management

Networking vendor looks to help organizations improve application routing both internally and externally.

Kubernetes 1.16 Offers New Promise for IPv6 Cloud Native Deployments

The open source container orchestration platform expands networking capabilities with an initial dual stack IPv4/IPv6 implementation.

Ethernet Switch and Router Market Grows in 2Q19

Network hardware vendors have plenty of reason for optimism as organizations continue to spend.

Containous Looks to Simplify Cloud Native Networking with Maesh

No, that's not a typo, but it is a play on the service mesh concept that is becoming increasingly popular in the cloud.

Linux Foundation Defines Edge Computing with New Glossary

LF Edge project releases new open source set of definitions outlining primary concepts in Edge Computing to help enable uniform discourse on key topics.

VMware Expands Network Virtualization with NSX-T 2.5 and Advanced Load Balancer

At VMworld 2019, VMware announces new capabilities for its growing networking portfolio.

SD-WAN Finally Gets a Formal Standard

MEF 70 now provides a formal set of standard definitions for SD-WAN service attributes.

Arista CEO Sees an Oasis in the Enterprise Networking Landscape

Arista is slowly, but surely gaining ground in the enterprise market, even as 400G deployments loom in the near future.

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