Articles by Sean Michael Kerner 

Cisco Beats Arista in Patent Claim Battle

Cisco claims yet another victory in two year old patent infringement law suit against Arista.

Juniper Expands OpenLab Efforts to Educate on SDN

Knowledge is the key when it comes to improving networking outcomes

Cavium Acquires QLogic for $1.36B

Move brings together complementary technologies for networking.

Cisco Tetration Extends Data Analytics Across the Data Center

Tetration network visibility and analytics initiative brings a "time machine" to data center security.

Midokura Funding Tops $44M for SDN Tech

New Series B round will be used to help advance container and hybrid cloud Software Defined Networking efforts.

Cisco VNI: 2.3 Zettabytes of IP Traffic in 2020

The march to the zettabyte era for Internet bandwidth continues, though 2015 traffic is 87 exabytes below the initial forecast.

Open Switch Network Operating System Joins Linux Foundation

Yet another open-source networking project is now a Linux Foundation Collaborative project

Palo Alto Networks Grows by Displacing Incumbent Network Security

Third quarter revenues grow to $345.8M, though the company still isn't profitable.

Juniper Expands EX Switch Portfolio

EX2300 and EX3400 provide new options for enterprise switching.

Brocade Debuts Workflow Composer for Network Automation

New technology builds on StackStorm assets to help enable network lifecycle management automation

Cisco Meraki Expands into Cloud Managed Communications

Technology platform originally built for managing WiFi devices continues to evolve under Cisco's ownership.

NBASE-T Alliance Demonstrates Real 2.5/5Gbps Interoperability [VIDEO]

Existing Cat5e and Cat6 cabling gets a boost with 2.5 and 5 Gbps speeds thanks to NBASE-T Alliance efforts.

Cisco Not Worried about Whitebox Networking

As Cisco's reports its third quarter earnings, continued declines in switching and routing are a concern.

F5 Adds New Features to BIG-IP 12.1

Security, visibility and workflow technologies get enhanced in latest update of F5 core software platform.

Riverbed Improves Cloud, Container Visibility in SteelCentral Update

SteelCentral network visibility technology gets a milestone update providing administrators with more insight into what's running.

Cisco's Embrace of OpenStack Pays Network Dividends [VIDEO]

Cisco cloud computing CTO Lew Tucker discusses how NFV and OpenStack come together.

CoreOS Fest: Tigera Launches Canal Container Networking Effort

[VIDEO] Project Calico comes together with CoreOS' flannel to create new open-source Canal project, backed by Tigera.

Interop: What is in Cisco DNA? [VIDEO]

Jeff Reed, SVP, Enterprise Infrastructure and Solutions at Cisco, discusses Cisco's latest enterprise efforts.

Interop: Dolby Labs and HighFive Partner for Unified Communications [VIDEO]

New partnership aims to make communications more vibrant.

Interop: Ethernet Alliance Advancing Ethernet Ubiquity [VIDEO]

There has never been a better time to bet on Ethernet.

Interop: SDN Growing to $12.5B, SD-WAN to $6B

IDC analysts forecast dramatic growth for networking transformation technologies.

Interop: Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise Expands Wired and Wireless Portfolio

New Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise gear includes 802.11ac Wave 2 access points and new wired switches with SDN support.

Aviatrix Advances Cloud Native Networking

Connecting disparate public, private and hybrid clouds isn't always easy, but that's where Aviatrix Cloud Native Network 2.0 can help.

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.

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