Articles by Sean Michael Kerner 

Riverbed: Rumors of Steelhead's Death Are Premature

Riverbed CEO says that business is good as the WAN optimization vendor reports its full-year fiscal 2013 results.

IPv6 Traffic and Global Internet Connection Speeds on the Rise

Akamai's latest State of the Internet report reveals a continued rise in broadband connection speeds and offers insight into IPv6 adoption.

Cisco Bridges the Cloud and Extends ACI to the Enterprise

ACI comes to campus and branch, while InterCloud router aims to enable a new era of hybrid cloud portability.

Dell Embraces Cumulus Linux for Networking

Dell continues its embrace of Linux beyond its own efforts by making Cumulus Linux available on some switches.

Juniper's New CEO Hits the Afterburner

Juniper's new CEO Shaygan Kheradpir talks about Juniper's fourth quarter 2013 and his plans for moving the networking vendor forward.

Cisco Updating Nexus for SDN and UCS with Whiptail Flash

Cisco UCS Invicta adds flash storage, while Nexus gets new models.

Wi-Fi or 4G? What Does #GenMobile Prefer?

Wi-Fi beats 4G LTE and telecommuting beats raises, according to Aruba study.

Riverbed Balks at $3 Billion Elliott Takeover Bid

Riverbed shoots down attempt from hedge fund to take control.

Juniper Evolves Virtual Security with Firefly

Firefly Security Suite integrates virtualization and SDN components.

The Network Neutrality Ruling and Network Admin: Are You Worried?

The U.S. Court of Appeals this week struck down the FCC Network Neutrality order. What does this mean for the Internet as we know it?

A10 Networks Debuts Thunder DDoS Hardware

Up to 155 Gbps of throughput on a single A10 box will soon be available to help defend against Distributed Denial of Service attacks.

Elliott Management Bids $3 Billion for Riverbed

Riverbed considers unsolicited bid as the WAN optimization vendor determines its future.

CES: Internet of Things is Now

Cisco CEO John Chambers argues that the Internet of Things isn't about connectivity, but rather about improving business processes and people's lives.

802.11ac Wi-Fi Gets Speed Boost to 7 Gbps

New extension to 802.11ac high-speed wireless standard gets approved by IEEE.

Oracle Expands SDN Efforts with New Acquisition

Oracle digs deeper into the networking realm with new software defined networking technology for wide area networks.

Cisco Leveraging OpenStack in New Videoscape TV Cloud Platform

Two years after first debuting at CES, Cisco is updating its TV delivery platform for the cloud era.

Belkin Brings Back Linksys WRT Wi-Fi Router

Iconic Wi-Fi router gets a refresh in first product update since Cisco sold Linksys to Belkin.

Networking Trends in 2013 Pave the Way for 2014 Growth

SDN and BYOD aren't the only key trends in 2013 that will be prominent in 2014 as 802.11ac Wi-Fi, IPv6 and security will also be top of mind across the networking landscape.

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