Articles by Sean Michael Kerner 

Global Average Internet Connection Speeds Reaches 6.3 Mbps in 3Q16

Akamai's Third Quarter 2016 State of the Internet Report shows a 21 percent year-over-year increase in the global average internet connection speed.

SDN Vendor PLUMgrid is No More; Some Assets Acquired by VMware

After several years of trying to build a sustainable Software Defined Networking business, PLUMgrid is done.

Jury Rules Arista Owes Cisco Nothing in Copyright Infringement Case

Latest round in ongoing legal battle, gives an apparent victory to Arista, though Cisco disputes the result

Ethernet Switch Revenues Hit $6.29B in 3Q16

10 GbE revenues decline as 100 Gigabit accelerates

Cisco's Legal Battle with Arista Networks Continues

Back and forth legal dispute hits a new milestone as Arista is found to violate two Cisco patents.

Cisco Debuts Cloud Scale Networking Gear

Three new Network Convergence Series (NCS) devices debut

Brocade Expands SLX Networking Portfolio

Even as Brocade is in the midst of being acquired by Broadcom, new products are being rolled out.

Aruba Launches New Switch, Deploys New ClearPass Universal Profiler

Hewlett Packard Enterprise's Aruba Networks debuts new hardware and software.

Juniper Acquires AppFormix to Improve SDN Application Infrastructure

Juniper picks up application infrastructure software vendor in a bid to help meet demand in the growing OpenStack IaaS market.

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