Articles by Sean Michael Kerner 

Juniper Delivers 'Lumpy' Growth in 1Q16

 Security business declines as switching business remains strong.

Juniper Expands Software Defined Secure Network Framework

Containerized SRX security gateway debuts as Juniper continues its efforts to disaggregate software from hardware.

Fortinet Debuts New Secure Fabric

New update to firmware operating system and new hardware announced.

VMware Continues to Grow NSX SDN Revenue

After only two and half years, NSX is now a core part of VMware's business growth.

Juniper's Software Defined Secure Network Explained [VIDEO]

 Kevin Walker, CTO for Security at Juniper discusses his views on how network security needs to move forward

Polycom Acquired by Mitel in $1.96B Deal

Unified Communications vendor aiming to build a new global powerhouse

Weave Net 1.5 Embraces CNI for SDN

Weaveworks looks beyond Docker containers to Kubernetes CNI for Weave Net 1.5.

Cisco Pushing Open-Source Snort and ClamAV Forward

VIDEO: Martin Roesch, the original developer beyond the Snort IPS, still believes in open-source as the next generation of Snort is being built.

Palo Alto Network Security Solutions Receive Updated OS

New PAN-OS 7.1 operating system update enhances virtualization, cloud support, and other features for Palo Alto network security solutions.

Brocade Acquires Ruckus Wireless for $1.5B

Brocade jumps into the wireless market with a big buy.

PLUMgrid Embraces Containers with ONS 5.0 [PODCAST]

Pere Monclus, founder and CTO of PLUMgrid, discusses his firm's latest release.

Ciena, Juniper and Nokia Roll out New Optical Networking Hardware

New big iron debuts at OFC 2016.

Where Open Source and Standards Intersect

ONS panel discusses ways to bridge the gap between open-source and standards.

ONS: Why Paypal Loves SDN - but Doesn't Use It in Production

Jigar Desai, VP of cloud and platforms at PayPal, explains what's right and what's wrong with SDN today.

ONS and the Challenge of Open Networking

Guru Parulkar, Chair of ONS, outlines the challenges and the opportunities he sees for open networking.

AT&T to Virtualize 75 Percent of its Network by 2020

At the Open Networking Summit, AT&T details how it is virtualizing its network to meet exponential traffic demand growth.

Ixia Vision One Consolidates Acquired Tech

Ixia leverages technologies gained through multiple acquisitions to power new network visibility appliance.

Open Compute Project Gets a SONiC Boost

New multi-stakeholder backed effort takes root to build SDN operating systems tools for switches.

Juniper Partners with Lenovo to Extend Data Center Reach

Juniper-Lenovo partnership could create more competition for other vendors and provide more choices for enterprises.

Aruba Debuts New Wi-Fi Gear with HPE

New wired and wireless technology from Aruba benefits from the capabilities of Hewlett Packard Enterprise.

Cisco Injects New DNA Into Networking Products

At Cisco's Partner Summit, the company rolls out new data center and networking gear and new ACI strategy.

Palo Alto Networks CEO Claims Share Gains vs. Rivals

As revenues grow, CEO Mark McLaughlin explains the role of threat intelligence in the competitive landscape.

ThousandEyes Raises $35M to Expand Network Intelligence [PODCAST]

Mohit Lad, CEO of ThousandEyes, explains what his company is all about and why "old school" network monitoring tools aren't enough in the cloud era.

Martin Casado Leaving VMware for VC Firm

Founder of Nicira and key figure in the development of SDN, Martin Casado is now joining Andreessen Horowitz as General Partner.

Linux Foundation Grows Networking with Open-O Project

Linux Foundation debuts another netowrking-focused open source project, this one focused on SDN and NFV enablement.

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