Today, 10 Gigabit Ethernet is becoming pervasive in enterprise networks and even 40GbE is showing up more and more. But back in 1989, it was a big deal when -- for the first time -- vendors at Interop set up at 100Mbps LAN. For many years now, Interop has featured a multi-vendor, volunteer-run temporary network called InteropNet, which supports conference attendees and exhibitors.
Marcia Savage is the managing editor for Network Computing, and has been covering technology for 15 years. She has written and edited for CRN and spent several years covering information security for SC Magazine and TechTarget. Marcia began her journalism career in daily ... View Full Bio