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Cisco Switching Revenues Trend Positive in 3Q17

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

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.

Juniper Grows Networking Business on Strong Security and Switching

Juniper's first quarter fiscal 2017 financial results show how CEO Rami Rahim's plans are working out.

Riverbed Acquires Xirrus

Xirrus is the latest WLAN vendor to be acquired by a wired networking vendor.

Arista Claims New Victory in Patent Battle with Cisco

Back and forth legal ruling marathon continues, with the latest round going to Arista.

Riverbed Partners with Orange Business Services for Hybrid Enterprise Networking

Partnership will see SD-WAN paired with a Hybrid VPN approach to enable an agile and secure networking experience.

Innovium Raises $38.3M Announces 12.8 Tbps Single Switch Reference Design

Network silicon vendor makes a a big push to help enable massive switching scale.

Avaya Aims to Sell Networking Business to Extreme Networks for $100M

The IP networking business unit was originally acquired from Nortel for $900M.

Brocade Sells Some Networking Assets to ARRIS for $800M

Fire-sale of assets includes Ruckus Wireless technology that Brocade paid $1.5B for in April 2016.

Cisco Slips in 2Q17 as Switching Weakness Continues

A real bright spot for Cisco is its security portfolio, which continues to grow.

F5 Names (Another) New CEO

Former Ciena Chief Operating Officer Francois Locoh-Donou set to become CEO of F5 Networks in April.

Juniper Networks Growth Driven by Cloud

Juniper generated $5B in revenue in 2016, with particular success for its new QFX product line.

Avaya Files for Chapter 11, Continues Day-to-Day Operations

Avaya starts restructuring process as it attempts to handle debt.

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

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