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276 Million Domains and Counting

.com domain continues to grow but new domains are now actively growing too.

The Dangers and Promise of Multipath TCP

New enhancements are coming to TCP that might make communications more or less secure, depending on how it is used.

Brocade Joins 25 Gigabit Ethernet Consortium

Cisco could be the next big networking vendor to join 25 GbE consortium as standardization efforts grow.

The Internet of Things Thread Network Protocol Debuts

The increasingly crowded landscape of Internet of Things protocol groups is now even more crowded.

Copper Broadband Speeds to 10 Gbps

Alcatel-Lucent's Bell Labs demonstrates that it can get faster speeds than ever before out of copper wires.

New Consortium Pushes for 25 and 50 Gbps Data Center Ethernet Connectivity

Microsoft, Mellanox, Google, Broadcom and Arista come together in new effort.

Global Peak Internet Connection Rates Up in 1Q14

Internet speeds around the world continue to march ahead, paving the way for a new generation of high-bandwidth applications like UHD video.

AllSeen Internet of Things Alliance Expands

Linux Foundation open source Internet of Things collaboration effort now boasts 50 members.

UHD TV to Drive Networking Bandwidth in Zettabyte Era

Wi-Fi and Ultra High-Definition TV set to impact service provider networks over the next five years.

100GbE per Lambda for 400GbE: The Work has Just Begun

Ethernet Alliance chair John D'Ambrosia unilaterally cancels the networking industry's vacation plans. It's time to work on 100GbE per lambda and 400GbE.

WLAN Market Growing on 802.11ac Transition

IDC releases first quarter 2014 Worldwide Quarterly WLAN tracker, showing continued growth thanks in part to 802.11ac.

New Solutions for New WAN and WLAN Challenges

The WAN and the WLAN are increasingly critical for business operations. New solutions aim to ease the management and optimization burden.

Cisco Extends InterCloud Vision with ACI

At Cisco Live, more details emerge about the InterCloud effort and how ACI will tie everything together atop an OpenStack base.

802.11ac Network Management Gets Support from WildPackets

Updated network management and troubleshooting platform now supports capture and analysis of 802.11ac Wi-Fi traffic.

OpenStack Congress Set to Define IT Policy

VIDEO: Martin Casado, Networking CTO at VMware, explains how the new OpenStack project will open up app, storage and networking policy.

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