Woodstock Wire: Voice + Data Network News

August 18, 2019

Trade war hits sales forecast at Cisco Systems

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - Cisco Systems Inc.'s stock price plummeted the most in almost six years this week after the company gave a...

August 18, 2019 09:30 PM

August 17, 2019

ChinaCache Announces Changes to the Composition of the Company's Board of Directors

Globe Newswire -- ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd. ("ChinaCache" or the "Company") (Nasdaq GS: CCIH), a leading total solutions provider of Internet content...

August 17, 2019 10:40 PM

August 16, 2019

Avaya to Decide Selling Within 30 Day

Enterprise -- Channelnomics - The telecom equipment vendor continues to explore selling to interested parties...

August 16, 2019 05:27 PM

August 13, 2019

Avaya Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2019 Financial Results

Business Wire -- Avaya Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2019 Financial Results

August 13, 2019 08:25 PM

Avaya Company Sale Discussions: Decision By September 2019

Enterprise -- ChannelE2E - Avaya is evaluating potential takeover bids (i.e., "strategic alternatives") for the technology company. Ownership decision expected...

August 13, 2019 06:40 PM

Twilio solution aims to make unknown numbers thing of the past

Enterprise -- ChannelLife New Zealand - Verified By Twilio positions apps to provide consumers with verified information about who is contacting them and why.

August 13, 2019 06:36 PM

August 12, 2019

Fortinet Sweeps Three Categories in CRN's 2019 Annual Report Card Awards

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Fortinet Recognized by Partners for Exceptional Vendor Performance in the Channel as a Leading Provider of Enterprise Network Security,...

August 12, 2019 07:07 PM

August 11, 2019

10-year-old vulnerability in Avaya VoIP Phones finally fixed

Infosec -- Security Affairs - Security researchers at McAfee have discovered that a vulnerability patched ten years ago is still affecting several Avaya...

August 11, 2019 07:23 PM

August 09, 2019

SolarWinds Comes to Atlanta for its Second Empower MSP Customer Conference of the Year

Globe Newswire -- SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced its partner conference, SolarWinds...

August 09, 2019 05:36 PM

August 06, 2019

ChinaCache Receives Temporary Stay of Delisting from Nasdaq

Globe Newswire -- ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd. ("ChinaCache" or the "Company") (Nasdaq GS: CCIH), a leading total solutions provider of Internet content...

August 06, 2019 05:04 PM

August 05, 2019

F5 Networks Announces Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2019 Results Including 91% Software Revenue Growth

Business Wire -- F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIV) today announced financial results for its fiscal year 2019 third quarter ended June 30, 2019. Third quarter...

August 05, 2019 12:17 AM

8x8 Express Now Available, Offering Emerging Businesses a Complete Phone System that is Ready to Use in Minutes

Business Wire -- 8x8, Inc. (NYSE: EGHT), a leading cloud provider of voice, video, collaboration and contact center solutions for over one million users...

August 05, 2019 12:14 AM

August 02, 2019

Space startup aims to launch thousands of satellite 'cell towers' that connect to the average phone

Tech -- The Verge - Ubiquitilink's payload attached to a Cygnus cargo capsule in February

August 02, 2019 11:16 PM

SD-WAN Infrastructure Market Poised to Reach $5.25 Billion in 2023, According to New IDC Forecast

Think -- IDC - A new IDC forecast shows SD-WAN infrastructure growing at a 30.8% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2018 to 2023 to reach $5.25 billion.

August 02, 2019 05:52 PM

SolarWinds Announces Second Quarter 2019 Results

Globe Newswire -- SolarWinds Corporation (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today reported results for its second...

August 02, 2019 04:55 PM

FCC cuts red tape on small satellite launches

Tech -- TechCrunch - The FCC is taking measures to make the launches of small satellites (but not large constellations) easier on the growing private...

August 02, 2019 04:33 PM

August 01, 2019

Verizon's Q2 earnings better than expected as company adds business wireless customers

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Verizon is having more success adding business wireless customers as the consumer market remains a dog fight with T-Mobile.

August 01, 2019 07:37 PM

Verizon reports strong 2Q and first-half 2019 results

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Company sees strong customer loyalty and increased net wireless customer additions with seamless transition to new customer-focused...

August 01, 2019 07:30 PM

Microsoft will drop Skype for Business Online on July 31, 2021

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - As part of its Skype for Business Online to Teams transition, Microsoft will enable Skype consumer users to communicate with Teams...

August 01, 2019 06:03 PM

Choosing between Azure VNet Peering and VNet Gateways

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - As customers adopt Azure and the cloud, they need fast, private, and secure connectivity across regions and Azure Virtual Networks...

August 01, 2019 05:24 PM

Cisco to Pay $8.6 Million to Settle Government Claims of Flawed Tech

Tech -- NY Times Technology - The Silicon Valley company, a major government contractor, was accused of selling video surveillance software that it knew...

August 01, 2019 05:10 PM

Verizon expands its 5G network to four more cities

Tech -- The Verge - Verizon has hooked four more cities up to its 5G network. Starting...

August 01, 2019 04:04 PM

July 28, 2019

Reports: As the IoT grows, so do its threats to DNS

Enterprise -- Network World News - The internet of things is shaping up to be a more significant threat to the Domain Name System through larger IoT botnets,...

July 28, 2019 11:11 PM

Multi-cloud adoption is driving demand for network automation, survey finds

Enterprise -- ZDNet Blogs - Using machine learning for network management is especially important in the energy sector, according to a survey of Cisco Live...

July 28, 2019 11:10 PM

July 27, 2019

Dish confirms that it will become a major US mobile carrier

Tech -- The Verge - In step with today's Justice Department approval of the T-Mobile and Sprint merger, Dish has confirmed that it intends to pursue...

July 27, 2019 09:34 PM

July 26, 2019

Juniper Networks Reports Preliminary Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results

Globe Newswire -- Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), a leader in secure, AI-driven networks, today reported preliminary financial results for the three months ended...

July 26, 2019 05:28 PM

NETGEAR(r) Reports Second Quarter 2019 Results

Globe Newswire -- NETGEAR, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR), a global networking company that delivers innovative networking and Internet connected products to consumers and...

July 26, 2019 05:22 PM

Massachusetts authorizes Verizon to provide services on statewide contract for public safety, bringing high-speed wireless services to first responders

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Marks first multi-vendor public safety grade wireless data services agreement in nation for state and local public safety...

July 26, 2019 05:22 PM

July 25, 2019

Verizon Software-Defined Interconnect enables Private IP network connectivity in minutes

Globe Newswire -- Verizon today announced the launch of Software-Defined Interconnect (SDI), a solution that works with Equinix Cloud Exchange Fabric(tm) (ECX...

July 25, 2019 06:43 PM

July 24, 2019

Alphabet's Loon balloons developed clever strategies to pass 1M hours flying in Earth's stratosphere

Tech -- TechCrunch - Alphabet's Loon subsidiary, which aims to blanket the Earth in high-speed broadband Internet connectivity, has passed the 1 million...

July 24, 2019 05:27 PM

July 18, 2019

Consumers have spoken, rated Verizon tops for network quality in J.D. Power Study for 23rd time in a row

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Clean sweep across all categories; 6th consecutive time we've ranked highest in 6 regions of the USA Clean sweep across...

July 18, 2019 06:26 PM

Riverbed Forms New Digital Experience Group

Enterprise -- Channelnomics - Aternity will focus on the growing demand for measuring the impact of...

July 18, 2019 06:06 PM

MPLS is hanging on in this SD-WAN world

Enterprise -- Network World News - The SD-WAN networking market is booming and is expected to grow to $17 billion by 2025, and no wonder. Software-defined...

July 18, 2019 06:00 PM

Juniper Networks Named as a Leader in Data Center Networking by Gartner

Globe Newswire -- Juniper Networks, a leader in secure, AI-driven networks, today announced it was named a Leader by Gartner, Inc. in the 2019 Magic Quadrant for...

July 18, 2019 05:35 PM

Soracom Reduces Cost and Increases Performance for Global IoT Connectivity

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Cost of cellular data reduced by as much as 75% in 83 countries, with faster data transmission and reduced network latency...

July 18, 2019 05:35 PM

Southeast Asian cloud communications platform Wavecell acquired by 8×8 in deal worth $125 million

Tech -- TechCrunch - Wavecell, a cloud-communications platform for companies in Southeast Asia, announced today that it has been acquired by 8x8 in a...

July 18, 2019 05:32 PM

Limelight Networks(R) Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter of 2019

Business Wire -- Limelight Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq:LLNW) (Limelight), a leading provider of edge cloud services, today reported revenue of $45.9 million for the...

July 18, 2019 04:58 PM

8x8 Acquires Wavecell, Entering Global Communications Platform-as-a-Service (CPaaS) Market and Adding to Industry-Leading Cloud Communications Platform

Business Wire -- 8x8, Inc. (NYSE: EGHT), a leading cloud provider of voice, video, chat and contact center solutions for over one million users worldwide, today...

July 18, 2019 04:57 PM

Datadog Announces Network Performance Monitoring

Business Wire -- Datadog, the monitoring and analytics platform for modern cloud environments, today announced Network Performance Monitoring. This new offering...

July 18, 2019 04:53 PM

July 17, 2019

Vonage's Mario DeRiggi Named a Channel Partners "Top Gun 51" Channel Leader

Business Wire -- Vonage (NYSE:VG), a global business cloud communications leader, has announced that Mario DeRiggi, SVP of National Channel Sales...

July 17, 2019 05:47 PM

Can You Hear Him Now? Leadership Lessons from Verizon's Ivan Seidenberg

Think -- Knowledge@Wharton - At the recent Wharton Leadership Conference, former Verizon CEO Ivan Seidenberg discussed what he has learned from working...

July 17, 2019 05:30 PM

July 16, 2019

Aryaka Selected as Launch Partner for Microsoft Azure Networking Managed Service Provider (MSP) Program

Enterprise -- VMblog - Aryaka , a leading global SD-WAN provider, today announced that Microsoft has selected the company as one of the first partners for...

July 16, 2019 03:45 PM

Verizon customers have the nation's best performing network for 12th straight time and the gap is growing, according to latest scientific testing

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Numerous independent third parties rank Verizon the premier network experience Numerous independent third parties rank Verizon...

July 16, 2019 03:33 PM

July 14, 2019

Apollo 11. One giant leap for Webex collaboration

Cisco -- Cisco Webex Collaboration will have the extraordinary pleasure of bringing together amazing people who were part of the Apollo 11 Mission to...

July 14, 2019 06:35 PM

Fedora Linux install vnstat network traffic monitor

nixCraft -- How do I install vnstat network traffic monitor on Fedora Linux system to monitor my hourly, daily, weekly, and monthly bandwidth usage?

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July 14, 2019 06:34 PM

Deutsche Telekom Reaches for the IoT Cloud

SupplyChain -- Software AG - Introducing a partnership made in Germany! Deutsche Telekom and Software AG have partnered to make a bold play - creating...

July 14, 2019 04:10 AM

July 13, 2019

Twilio SendGrid Adds Automation and Email Testing Features to Marketing Campaigns, Instilling Confidence in Every Email Sent

Business Wire -- Twilio (NYSE: TWLO), the leading cloud communications platform, today introduced new Automation and Email Testing features within Twilio SendGrid...

July 13, 2019 11:10 PM

AT&T pours $400 million into metro Denver wireless network

Denver Post -- Unlike rival Verizon Wireless, AT&T isn't ready to share its plans for the next generation of wireless technology, called 5G, in Denver just...

July 13, 2019 10:59 PM