Articles by Sean Michael Kerner 

Extreme Networks Wins $100M Bid for Avaya's Enterprise Networking Business

Barely three months after making an offer, Extreme emerges as the winner for Avaya's networking business.

Cisco Advances OpenStack and Container Networking Efforts

VIDEO: Lew Tucker, Vice President and CTO of Cloud Computing at Cisco, discusses why software and hardware innovation is needed for high-performance networking at scale.

Ethernet Alliance Aims to Advance PoE with Certification Program

New effort aims to provide a certification that validates IEEE 802.3 standards interoperability for Power-over-Ethernet devices.

Container Network Interface Project Joins CNCF

CNI had already become a defacto dependency for Kubernetes and now the project is formally part of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation.

Ethernet Turns 44

Bob Metcalfe first proposed Ethernet on May 22, 1973

Cisco Switching Revenues Trend Positive in 3Q17

Cisco reported third quarter revenue of $11.9 billion as switching returned to positive territory.

Extreme Networks Expands Switching Platform

New switches bring support for multi-rate Ethernet speeds.

Versa Networks Brings SD-WAN to the Branch

SD-Branch offering expands the use cases for Software Defined WAN.

OpenBMP Project Comes to Linux Foundation as SNAS.io

Yet another new networking project is now being hosted by the Linux Foundation.

Cisco Buys Into SD-WAN with $610M Viptela Acquisition

Cisco decides to accelerate its SD-WAN effort by buying company led by former Cisco employees.

Jive Acquired for $462M

Enterprise collaboration vendor now set to become part of the Aurea family of companies.

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