Woodstock Wire: Voice + Data Network News

January 15, 2020

Samsung completes acquisition of end-to-end network services provider

Media -- Electronics360 - TeleWorld Solutions will help the Korean electronics giant enhance its service capabilities for 4G and 5G.

January 15, 2020 05:46 PM

Nokia to cut 180 jobs in Finland

Media -- Evertiq - Finnish Nokia plans to continue streamlining its operations in Finland as part of its global restructuring and cost-saving program.

January 15, 2020 05:46 PM

January 13, 2020

CIOs: Does your network keep you up at night? It should.

Enterprise -- Cisco Blogs - What keeps CIOs up at night? According to CIO Magazine's annual survey of CIO concerns, everything from security threats, to data...

January 13, 2020 06:04 AM

January 10, 2020

Verizon cuts cable bundles and contracts as part of a shift to more transparent pricing

Tech -- The Verge - Verizon is making some changes to its home internet, TV, and phone...

January 10, 2020 06:58 PM

January 09, 2020

NETGEAR Hires Dr. Martin Westhead as Chief Technology Officer of Software

Globe Newswire -- NETGEAR(r), Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR), the leading provider of networking technology for small businesses, the smart home and online game play, today...

January 09, 2020 11:00 PM

NETGEAR Appoints Laura Durr to the Board of Directors

Globe Newswire -- NETGEAR(r), Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR), the leading provider of networking technology for small businesses, the smart home and online game play, today...

January 09, 2020 10:59 PM

Sprint Targets SMBs With IoT Commerce Platform

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Sprint has announced it is launching a redesign of its Sprint IoT Factory, which is a marketplace of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions...

January 09, 2020 02:10 AM

January 07, 2020

TP-Link Introduces True Smart Home IoT Security with Homecare Pro Powered by Avira

Business Wire -- TP-Link unveiled HomeCare Pro powered by Avira, an advanced network security solution that protects every device on your home network.

January 07, 2020 10:15 PM

Cloudflare acquires stealthy startup S2 Systems, announces Cloudflare for Teams

Tech -- TechCrunch - Cloudflare announced that it has acquired S2 Systems, a browser isolation startup started by former Microsoft execs. The two companies...

January 07, 2020 10:14 PM

Watch SpaceX launch a new batch of Starlink satellites and become the largest private satellite operator

Tech -- TechCrunch - SpaceX is launching another set of Starlink satellites for its growing constellation, as it prepares to launch broadband internet...

January 07, 2020 09:00 PM

NETGEAR, the Leader in Mesh WiFi, Pushes the Transition to WiFi 6 With New Nighthawk Mesh WiFi System

Globe Newswire -- Technology - New Mesh WiFi to accelerate greater WiFi 6 adoption with greater flexibility New Mesh WiFi to accelerate greater WiFi 6 adoption...

January 07, 2020 08:50 PM

Wi-Fi Alliance Brings Wi-Fi 6 into 6GHz

Media -- PowerPulse.net - Wi-Fi Alliance(r) is introducing new terminology to distinguish forthcoming Wi-Fi 6 devices that are capable of 6GHz operation,...

January 07, 2020 07:54 PM

January 06, 2020

TP-Link Unveils Deco Mesh Family with Complete Line of Wi-Fi 6 Options, Bringing Greater Performance and Better Value to Consumers

Business Wire -- TP-Link introduced a family of Deco Mesh Whole Home Wi-Fi solutions that support the newest 802.11ax wireless standard, also known as Wi-Fi 6.

January 06, 2020 06:06 PM

January 04, 2020

What AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile don't want you to know about their 5G deployments

FierceWireless -- For all the talk about 5G, operators still prefer to keep some things to themselves, such as exactly how many 5G cell sites they're deploying.

January 04, 2020 01:00 AM

January 03, 2020

Juniper Networks Names Gordon Mackintosh as Vice President of Worldwide Channel and Virtual Sales

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Highly regarded Industry leader will drive innovation, transformation and growth for Juniper's partners Highly regarded Industry...

January 03, 2020 07:53 PM

December 31, 2019

5G networks To Drive New Round Of Transformation From 2020: Report

Media -- ElectronicsB2B - The increased speed and bandwidth reduce the gap between wifi and cellular devices The report mentioned that the advent...

December 31, 2019 01:08 AM

December 25, 2019

Internal documents: T-Mobile considered merger with Comcast following Sprint deal

Tech -- GeekWire - T-Mobile is putting all its resources behind getting the mega-merger with Sprint across the finish line. But when...

December 25, 2019 10:24 PM

December 24, 2019

Using Terraform to Provision Cisco ACI

Enterprise -- HashiCorp - Customers have embraced or are on the path to embrace the DevOps model to accelerate application deployment and achieve higher efficiency...

December 24, 2019 04:52 AM

SolarWinds Broadens Global Geeks That Give Charitable Program

Business Wire -- SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced its 2019 highlights for Geeks that...

December 24, 2019 03:35 AM

Cisco Ranks #2 on Fortune's 100 Best Workplaces for Diversity List for 2019

Enterprise -- Cisco Blogs - I'm thrilled to share Cisco ranked #2 on Fortune's 100 Best Workplaces for Diversity list for 2019! This is the second time we've...

December 24, 2019 01:05 AM

December 23, 2019

F5 to Acquire Shape Security, Transforming Application Security

Business Wire -- F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIV) and Shape Security today announced a definitive agreement under which F5 will acquire all issued and outstanding...

December 23, 2019 08:44 PM

December 19, 2019

Verizon Outages Reported Nationwide

Tech -- NY Times Technology - Users reported widespread disruptions as they tried to make outgoing calls and text. The company said it had fixed a problem...

December 19, 2019 06:39 PM

December 18, 2019

Cisco Buying Low-Latency Networking Vendor Exablaze

Enterprise -- Channelnomics - Deal will enable the networking giant to add FPGA-powered...

December 18, 2019 09:34 PM

December 17, 2019

Fortinet Secure SD-WAN Chosen by Over 21,000 Global Customers, Supports Enterprises with up to 100,000 Sites

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Fortinet's Security-driven Networking Approach to SD-WAN Continues to Gain Momentum in Supporting WAN Edge Transformation Fortinet's...

December 17, 2019 08:52 PM

December 16, 2019

How Microsoft is modernizing its internal network using automation

Enterprise -- Microsoft IT Showcase - After Microsoft moved its workload of 60,000 on-premises servers to Microsoft Azure, employees could set up systems and...

December 16, 2019 07:38 PM

SolarWinds Orion Suite v4.0 Undergoes Common Criteria Evaluation

Business Wire -- SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced that the SolarWinds(r) Orion(r)...

December 16, 2019 06:27 PM

5G's rollout is confusing, uneven, and rife with problems

Media -- Fast Company - 2020 looks like it will be your year to get 5G-but only in the sense of having that signal on your phone, not in the sense knowing...

December 16, 2019 12:54 AM

December 11, 2019

Reflecting on 35 Years of Impact and What's to Come

Cisco -- When you hit a significant anniversary, you can't help but to reflect on where you've been, appreciate the present, and look forward to where...

December 11, 2019 08:47 PM

December 10, 2019

Riverbed Appoints Ian Halifax as New CFO

Business Wire -- Riverbed Technology today announced that Ian Halifax has been appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

December 10, 2019 08:01 PM

December 09, 2019

Gartner names Fortinet a Challenger in WAN Edge Infrastructure

Enterprise -- ChannelLife New Zealand - Fortinet was also recently named by Gartner as one of the highest three vendors in worldwide market share for enterprise...

December 09, 2019 06:12 PM

Ericsson to pay $1B to resolve US corruption investigations

Media -- Evertiq - Swedish telecom company Ericsson has reached a resolution on U.S. FCPA investigations by the the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and...

December 09, 2019 05:00 PM

December 07, 2019

Juniper Networks Expands Enterprise Portfolio with Cloud-Managed SD-LAN and New CPE Devices

Globe Newswire -- Technology - New enhancements bring cloud agility and scale to more parts of the enterprise network, while lowering the cost of deploying and...

December 07, 2019 12:45 AM

Juniper Networks Helps CERN Peer into the Origins of the Universe, Ready for the Next Wave of Scientific Discovery

Globe Newswire -- Technology - CERN Selects Juniper Networks to Increase Network Capacity for Handling Unprecedented Volumes of Data for its Scientific Projects...

December 07, 2019 12:44 AM

December 05, 2019

Juniper Networks Appoints New Chief Technology Officer

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Raj Yavatkar will Lead Innovation and Technology Solutions Globally for the Company Raj Yavatkar will Lead Innovation and Technology...

December 05, 2019 07:30 PM

Small cell to have slower start in 5G, says Arcadyan president

Media -- DIGITIMES - The arrival of 5G commercialization will first boost smartphone demand, followed by customer premise equipment (CPE), with small...

December 05, 2019 07:20 PM

A History of HTML Parsing at Cloudflare: Part 2

Infosec -- Cloudflare - The second blog post in the series on HTML rewriters picks up the story in 2017 after the launch of the Cloudflare edge compute...

December 05, 2019 05:40 PM

December 04, 2019

Cloudflare CEO Matthew Prince is coming to Disrupt Berlin

Tech -- TechCrunch - Back in 2010, the web performance and security company Cloudflare launched in the TechCrunch Disrupt SF Battlefield competition....

December 04, 2019 05:36 PM

December 02, 2019

In wake of Sprint/T-Mobile deal, Ryan Reynolds has an announcement

Tech -- TechCrunch - In other news, Deadpool actor Ryan Reynolds has invested an undisclosed amount in a company selling prepaid phone plans called Mint...

December 02, 2019 05:57 PM

Nokia to discontinue Chief Operating Officer role; current COO Joerg Erlemeier to leave company

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Nokia Corporation Stock Exchange Release November 25, 2019 at 18:30 (CET +1)

December 02, 2019 05:48 PM

November 25, 2019

Juniper Networks Achieves Industry Milestone for Longest 400GbE Deployment

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Recent field trial delivers 400GbE traffic across unprecedented distance with Juniper equipment Recent field trial delivers 400GbE...

November 25, 2019 07:20 PM

Verizon announces pricing terms of its tender offers for 20 series of notes of Verizon and certain of its subsidiaries

Globe Newswire -- Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) today announced the pricing terms of its previously announced 20 separate offers to...

November 25, 2019 07:19 PM

NETGEAR(r) Announces Retirement of John McHugh; Names Vikram Mehta His Successor

Globe Newswire -- NETGEAR, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR), the industry's leading provider of leading-edge networking products for the home and office, today announced that...

November 25, 2019 03:22 AM

November 22, 2019

Verizon finally reveals actual 5G coverage maps

Tech -- The Verge - Verizon is addressing one of the biggest criticisms about the company's...

November 22, 2019 07:11 PM

November 19, 2019

Fastly Launches New TLS Solutions to Protect Global Brands and Offer Advanced Security, Performance, and Privacy

Business Wire -- Fastly launches new TLS solutions to protect global brands and offer advanced security, performance, and privacy.

November 19, 2019 07:55 PM

T-Mobile CEO John Legere to step down in 2020; COO Mike Sievert gets top job; Sprint deal still on

Tech -- GeekWire - T-Mobile CEO John Legere will step down from the chief executive seat next year, concluding...

November 19, 2019 06:15 PM

November 15, 2019

Foxconn to invest NT$10 billion in Asia Pacific Telecom

Media -- DIGITIMES - Foxconn Electronics has announced that it will invest NT$10 billion (US$327.23 million) for new shares to be issued by Asia Pacific...

November 15, 2019 06:22 PM

November 12, 2019

Juniper Networks Recommended for Data Center Security Gateway Offering in 2019 NSS Labs Data Center Security Gateway Test

Globe Newswire -- Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), a leader in secure, AI-driven networks, today announced that it has received a "Recommended" rating in the 2019...

November 12, 2019 08:04 PM

Open Systems Deepens Integration with Microsoft Azure Virtual WAN to Simplify Customers' Cloud Transformations

Business Wire -- Open Systems, a global provider of an intelligent edge and cloud-native secure access service edge (SASE) platform, delivered as a service, was...

November 12, 2019 08:02 PM

November 11, 2019

Cisco, Microsoft expand networking partnership

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - The companies plan to develop new capabilities that will enable IT to connect branch offices to Microsoft Azure Virtual WAN directly,...

November 11, 2019 09:17 PM

Juniper Networks Brings AI-driven Simplicity and Reliability to Enterprise Networks with New Mist Wired Assurance Service and Marvis(tm) Actions

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Mist's award-winning AI-engine and Cloud delivers on the vision of self-driving networks for wired and wireless networks

November 11, 2019 08:33 PM