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Content tagged with Networking posted in January 2005
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MCI To Acquire NetSec For $105 Million
News  |  1/20/2005  | 
MCI Inc. said it will acquire privately held NetSec Inc., a provider of managed-security services to government agencies and companies in 32 countries spanning the Americas, Europe, Africa, and Asia
UTStarcom Inks $40 Million Deal With China Netcom
News  |  1/20/2005  | 
Pact covers IP-based Personal Access System (PAS) networks in the central and eastern Chinese provinces of Henan and Shandong.
SonicWALL Releases All-In-On Security Appliance For SMBs
News  |  1/20/2005  | 
Device offers protection from viruses, worms and Trojans, while providing firewall and VPN features.
The Emerging World Of Wireless Sensor Networks
News  |  1/20/2005  | 
Leading researchers in the field explore the possibilities of networking the world around us.
Lucent Reports Sales Up, Profits Down
News  |  1/19/2005  | 
Lucent Technologies reports a small gain in revenue, but a 49 percent drop in profits in its first quarter report.
One Big Wi-Fi Hotspot Set Up For Inauguration
News  |  1/19/2005  | 
The public and members of the press attending Thursday's Inauguration parade in Washington will be able to log onto the Web using a free, carrier-grade Wi-Fi hotspot.
Toshiba Releases IP-Based, PoE Security Camera
News  |  1/19/2005  | 
Device includes PoE, two-way audio, an SD card slot, and built-in motion detection.
Telecom Industry Is Fastest-Growing Online Advertiser
News  |  1/19/2005  | 
Nielsen says the industry increased ads by six percent over 2003.
Juniper Reports Strong Earnings, Promises More
News  |  1/18/2005  | 
Juniper Networks reported financial results on Tuesday for the quarter and annual periods ended Dec. 31, 2004. And the results largely exceeded analysts' projections.
Wireless in 2005, Take 2
Commentary  |  1/18/2005  | 
There's a lot more to the wireless industry than 3G and Wi-Fi. Here are a few other technologies to watch in 2005.
FileNet Launches E-Mail Content Managment Product
News  |  1/18/2005  | 
New server-based tool is designed to leverage e-mail content for decision-making as well as for compliance use.
New Mexico Village Gets Wi-Fi Coverage
News  |  1/18/2005  | 
The village of Los Lunas, New Mexico, is the latest municipality to deploy wide-area Wi-Fi coverage, and the community has ambitions to leverage the wireless technology to eventually provide VoIP
Spyware Has Your Network's Number
News  |  1/18/2005  | 
Think spyware only targets consumers? Think again. Enterprise networks and enterprises, even more than home users, suffer from the effects of spyware, software that hijacks home pages and search pages,
PredatorWatch Launches Security Appliance For SMBs
News  |  1/18/2005  | 
Device is priced at $995 and offers automated security management in a small form factor.
Comcast Ups Speed For Internet Cable Access
News  |  1/18/2005  | 
Some customers will get speeds of up to 6Mbps by the end of the first quarter of 2005.
Verizon Teams Up With Yahoo In Internet Content Deal
News  |  1/18/2005  | 
Subscribers to Verizon Communications Inc.'s high-speed Internet services will be able to access customized and premium content from Web giant Yahoo Inc. under a multiyear agreement that combines the companies'
Chipmaker, Chinese Institute Collaborate On WiMAX
News  |  1/17/2005  | 
Four months after opening its Chinese office and development center, picoChip has announced a key partnership with the Institute of Computing Technology (ICT) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences
Majority Of Teens, Young Adults Have Broadband Access
News  |  1/14/2005  | 
Seven out of 10 teenagers and young adults are surfing the web with broadband connections, which have become a driving force behind the increasing amount of time they spend online.
HP To Detail New Integrity Advancements
News  |  1/14/2005  | 
The advances are part of HP's long-term strategy to wind down its processor chip development and RISC offerings and fully embrace Itanium, company execs say.
Cisco To OEM EMC NAS Appliances
News  |  1/14/2005  | 
Cisco Systems' plans to OEM NAS appliances from EMC brings the networking vendor its first core storage device to complement its storage networking offerings plus brings the company into competition
Nortel Inks Deal With Poland's Largest Telecom Carrier
News  |  1/14/2005  | 
Telekomunikacja Polska (TP) will buy Nortel's Optical Metro 5200 optical networking equipment.
MIPS And Software Partners Offer Single Core VoIP
News  |  1/14/2005  | 
MPU core vendor MIPS Technologies Inc. is jointly marketing with communications software and design services providers D2 Technologies, HelloSoft, RADVISION and Trinity Convergence a single core offering for multi-channel
Letters: OffShore Debate
News  |  1/14/2005  | 
Robert Cunningham challenges, "anybody out there who finds foreign competition and offshoring intimidating, get over your fear and share in the joy of learning something new."
FUDBuster: Does the Dot-Com Business Still Live?
News  |  1/14/2005  | 
Online shopping was up 25 percent this holiday season, and there were 42 IPOs in 2004 from technology companies founded during the dot-com boom.
Sprint-Nextel Merger Signals Provider Consolidation
News  |  1/14/2005  | 
Mergers among major cellular carriers could mean better coverage and lower prices for end users, as long as regulators ensure that things don't go too far.
System Recovery
News  |  1/14/2005  | 
This edition looks at Winternals Software's Recovery Manager 2.0, Performance IT's ProIT 3.1, Zeus Technology's Extensible Traffic Manager 3.0 and Alcatel's OmniSwitch 6800.
Symantec-Veritas Deal Paves Integration Path
News  |  1/14/2005  | 
It won't be long before the data center recognizes consolidation between security technology and conventional network infrastructure technology.
VoIP Services Beat Regulation--For Now
News  |  1/14/2005  | 
Minnesota ruling keeps states from taxing VoIP calls, but courts are still mulling service fees.
Cisco Acquisition Broadens Wireless LAN Portfolio
News  |  1/13/2005  | 
Purchase of wireless LAN switch vendor Airespace will let Cisco offer less-costly option to business customers.
Google Broadens Its Business Offerings
News  |  1/13/2005  | 
Google unveils a "mini" search appliance aimed at small and medium-sized businesses, expanding the company's reach into the corporate market.
Juniper Signs Deal With China Telecom Giant
News  |  1/13/2005  | 
Guangdong Telecom buys E-Series edge routing platform to expand DSL service to more than two million subscribers.
Internet2 Consortium Sets New Internet Speed Record
News  |  1/13/2005  | 
Team sent a multiple stream data transmission with a transfer rate of 7.21 gigabits per second over more than half the circumference of the earth.
EMC Poised To Launch Network Virtualization Product
News  |  1/13/2005  | 
EMC is poised to launch a turnkey storage network virtualization device during the second quarter of 2005.
NFL Teams Lean On Content-Delivery Firm To Manage Web Traffic Spikes
News  |  1/12/2005  | 
The league's vendor, Mirror Image, will be absorbing any surges of traffic resulting from upcoming football playoff matchups.
Motorola President, COO Zafirovski Resigns
News  |  1/12/2005  | 
Mike Zafirovski has resigned from Motorola Inc. and will leave his posts of president and chief operating officer at the end of this month to pursue other opportunities.
New Software Eases Development Of VoIP Hardware
News  |  1/12/2005  | 
New trunk management software helps VoIP equipment manufacturers to develop products with standards-compliant physical-layer interfaces.
VoIP Chip Market Set To Skyrocket
News  |  1/12/2005  | 
Report says revenue will increase 680% in next five years, driven by VoIP in mobile phones.
Nextel Posts Subscriber Growth
News  |  1/11/2005  | 
Nextel adds 2.9 million subscribers to its wireless network.
Riverbed Technology Garners $20 Million In Third-Round Funding
News  |  1/11/2005  | 
The San-Francisco-based startup, which makes the Steelhead line of WAN acceleration appliances, has raised a total of $37 million and has signed more than 60 customers since launching in May
MCI Will Offer Cable Broadband
News  |  1/11/2005  | 
MCI Inc. said Tuesday that it will add high-speed cable access to its portfolio of Internet-access offerings.
Onaro Teams With Cisco On SAN Management
News  |  1/11/2005  | 
Using Onaro's SANscreen management software with Cisco MDS switches is designed to make it easier to build virtual SANs and reduce keep SAN complexity.
Verisign Buys Multimedia Solution Provider
News  |  1/11/2005  | 
Will purchase LightSurf Technologies, which delivers rich media content over mobile communications networks.
Nokia Announces IP VPN Suite For Mobile Security
News  |  1/11/2005  | 
Suite includes four new IP VPN gateway systems, a mobile VPN client, and comprehensive management software.
The Year Of High-Speed Wireless Data Access
News  |  1/10/2005  | 
Whatever else it may become known for, 2005 will be known as the year of high-speed wireless data access. Both 3G and Wi-Fi are on the verge of entering mainstream
EMC Deal Could Help Cisco Cure Remote-Office Headaches
News  |  1/10/2005  | 
Cisco needs network-attached storage appliances in its bid to offer LAN-like performance over wide area networks.
Cisco, EMC Tap NAS For Remote Data
News  |  1/10/2005  | 
The two vendors will use Cisco's Wide Area File Services technology and EMC's network attached storage gear to consolidate remote office data into the data center.
McAfee's Free SiteDigger 2.0 Spots Enterprise Exposures
News  |  1/10/2005  | 
McAfee releases Foundation SiteDigger 2.0, a free-of-charge tool that uses Google to spot accidentally-exposed enterprise information on the Web.
Startup Matisse Preps Optical Switches
News  |  1/10/2005  | 
Infrastructure startup Matisse Networks Monday unveils plans to launch distributed multiprotocol switches that use optical interconnect technology.
VoIP Surges Into The Mainstream
News  |  1/10/2005  | 
Vendors posted unprecedented sales figures and carriers reported record traffic levels in 2004. What's ahead for 2005?
Extreme Networks Debuts New Architecture For Converged Networks, VoIP
News  |  1/10/2005  | 
Company claims new architecture requires fewer network layers and switching elements, resulting in a lower TOC.
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