Level 3 has launched a wireless tower access service offering direct connectivity to the Level 3 backbone. Analysts say wireless backhaul in metropolitan and rural locations is a growth market as mobile operators scramble to meet capacity demand. Read More
A roundup of news headlines from Digital Realty Trust (DLR), Terremark Worldwide (TMRK) and Riverbed (RVBD). Read More
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Network equipment maker Brocade Communications (BRCD) is looking for a buyer, according to reports this morning by the Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg. Read More
Cisco Systems (CSCO) is announcing the Nexus 4000, a blade switch that integrates with blade server enclosures, including non-Cisco blade chassis. Read More
Engineers from Facebook and Google made the case for faster Ethernet networks – definitely 100-Gigabit Ethernet, and perhaps even Terabit Ethernet – at an Ethernet Alliance seminar last week.
HP (HPQ) today unveiled new ProCurve networking products, equipping it to do battle with Cisco Systems (CSCO) in the widening battle to manage converged networks powering the next-generation data center. Read More
Networking vendor Blade Network Technologies has closed a Series B funding round with NEC Corporation, Juniper Networks and a third unnamed “technology industry leader.” Read More
Arista Networks today unveiled details of its new vEOS (virtualized Extensible Operating System)networking software to ease virtual machines’ the journey across physical, virtual and cloud assets.