John Lewis tests Cisco energy saving tech
Network & Internet

John Lewis tests Cisco energy saving tech

The department store retailer is one of the first to include the Catalyst switch maker’s energy management systems in its cost-saving, green IT agenda…
30 Jan 2009
Sun founder and architect quits
Server & storage

Sun founder and architect quits

Andy Bechtolsheim is reportedly leaving Sun Microsystems to work at Arista Networks.
23 Oct 2008
Cisco moves to plug router software flaws
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Cisco moves to plug router software flaws

System administrators have some work to do to patch vulnerabilities with the software that works with Cisco’s underlying network routers and switches.
25 Sep 2008
Cisco to offer virtualised network switch
Network & Internet

Cisco to offer virtualised network switch

Software-based switch will help IT admins more easily manage virtualised systems, Cisco says.
18 Sep 2008
Brocade buys Foundry for billions to compete with Cisco
Network & Internet

Brocade buys Foundry for billions to compete with Cisco

Brocade Communications to buy data equipment maker Foundry for $3 billion in order to compete against the big boy on the block - Cisco.
22 Jul 2008
Sun switches chip production to TSMC
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Sun switches chip production to TSMC

TSMC taking over from TI thanks to its 45nm technology.
20 Feb 2008
Allied Telesis revamps Gigabit switches
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Allied Telesis revamps Gigabit switches

Updated range of established stackable Layer 2 Gigabit enterprise products unveiled as carrier networking vendors target the enterprise and mid-tier b…
1 Feb 2008
Juniper targets Cisco with EX enterprise switch launch
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Juniper targets Cisco with EX enterprise switch launch

New range of enterprise virtual chassis-based switches see the carrier infrastructure maker move firmly into the Cisco-dominated enterprise switch sec…
29 Jan 2008
HP ProCurve Networking unveils new enterprise core switch
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HP ProCurve Networking unveils new enterprise core switch

New core switch completes HP ProCurve Networking's switch family.
10 Sep 2007
Foundry aroused by porn and publishing networking deal
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Foundry aroused by porn and publishing networking deal

Pornography broadcaster and newspaper publisher Northern & Shell deploys Foundry's core and edge switches at its London headquarters as well as its si…
18 Jul 2007
Cisco upgrades switches to give IT managers more control
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Cisco upgrades switches to give IT managers more control

New Cisco Catalyst 6500 upgrade puts IT administrators in control of applications on the network.
1 May 2007
Cisco powers up Catalyst product line
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Cisco powers up Catalyst product line

Networking giant adds 10 Gigabit Ethernet to switches and Power over Ethernet on every port.
1 Feb 2007
Nortel and Siemens win PBT contracts with BT
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Nortel and Siemens win PBT contracts with BT

Telco rolls out carrier grade switches on its 21CN network.
16 Jan 2007
Getting started with Gigabit Ethernet
In-depth

Getting started with Gigabit Ethernet

Simon Bisson unplugs his old 100 megabit switches and gets ready for a high speed network.
7 Dec 2006
National Express switches to remote online backup
Server & storage

National Express switches to remote online backup

Coach company ditches tape for encrypted disk-based online solution.
24 Nov 2006
Layer 2 and Layer 3 switches
In-depth

Layer 2 and Layer 3 switches

IT Pro Guide: You'll find them tucked away in the corners of offices and racked up in server rooms in most organisations, but there's more to the humb…
22 Jun 2006