Woodstock Wire: Voice + Data Network News

September 17, 2021

Announcing Project Turpentine: an easy way to get off Varnish

Infosec -- Cloudflare - When Varnish and the Varnish Configuration Language (VCL) were first introduced 15 years ago, they were an incredibly powerful combination to configure caching on servers (and your networks). It seemed a logical choice for a language to configure...

September 17, 2021 10:00 PM

T-Mobile US Appoints Mark W. Nelson as New Executive Vice President and General Counsel

Business Wire -- T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) announced today that Mark W. Nelson will join the company as executive vice president and general counsel in October. Nelson was named to the position as current General Counsel Dave Miller announced his retirement after...

September 17, 2021 07:15 PM

September 16, 2021

Cloudflare to Speed Up Millions of Websites, Automatically and for Free

Business Wire -- Cloudflare, Inc. (NYSE: NET), the security, performance, and reliability company helping to build a better Internet, today announced it's the first to implement server support at scale for Early Hints, a new Internet standard that can help speed up websites...

September 16, 2021 05:52 PM

T-Mobile is Turning First Responder Smartphones into Body Cams with Latest Partnership

Business Wire -- Today, T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS), America's 5G leader, announced a new partnership with Visual Labs so first responders can turn a smartphone into an all-in-one body cam and communications solution. More states are now requiring body worn cameras which...

September 16, 2021 05:48 PM

September 14, 2021

SolarWinds IT Pro Day Survey Reveals Tech Pros Are Motivated To Take on New Challenges and Expand Responsibilities

Business Wire -- SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of simple, powerful, and secure IT management software, today announced the findings from its IT Pro Day 2021 survey: Bring IT On. Amidst ongoing pandemic-driven change at work and at home, this year's survey...

September 14, 2021 06:25 PM

September 10, 2021

Simplify Management of DNS Services with DNS Cloud Extension to Azure DNS Zones

Enterprise -- EfficientIP - Hardening your DNS infrastructure

Securing your Internet visibility at a global scale is easily achieved using Public Cloud DNS Services. To avoid Public Cloud vendor lock-in you need a solution that will simplify and unify the management...

September 10, 2021 12:39 AM

September 07, 2021

Netgear addresses severe security flaws in 20 of its products

Infosec -- Security Affairs - Netgear has released security updates to address high-severity vulnerabilities affecting several of its smart switches used by businesses.



Netgear has released firmware updates to address high-severity vulnerabilities in more than...

September 07, 2021 12:14 AM

September 03, 2021

CoreSite Realty Corporation Announces Third-Quarter 2021 Dividend on Common Stock

Business Wire -- CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-uptime data center campuses with high-performance cloud access and interconnection solutions in major U.S. metropolitan areas, today announced a cash dividend of $1.27...

September 03, 2021 06:27 PM

Ciena Reports Fiscal Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Business Wire -- Ciena(r) Corporation, a networking systems, services and software company, announced financial results for its fiscal third quarter ended July 31, 2021.

September 03, 2021 06:24 PM

Riverbed Unified Network Performance Management Enhances Network Cloud Visibility

Business Wire -- Riverbed unified Network Performance Management (NPM) enhances network Cloud visibility in latest release.

September 03, 2021 06:03 PM

August 29, 2021

Fastly Lists Its Award-Winning Next-Gen WAF in AWS Marketplace

Business Wire -- Fastly Lists Its Award-Winning Next-Gen WAF in AWS Marketplace

August 29, 2021 10:40 PM

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded $6.3 Million in Contracts for High-Power Ka-Band TWTAs

Business Wire -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL), a leading global provider of next-generation 911 emergency systems and secure wireless communications technologies, announced today, that during its fourth quarter of fiscal 2021, it was...

August 29, 2021 10:39 PM

NETGEAR Appoints Shravan Goli to Board of Directors

Business Wire -- NETGEAR appoints Shravan Goli to its Board of Directors.

August 29, 2021 10:37 PM

August 18, 2021

NETGEAR Extends WiFi 6 Leadership With New Access Points, Ideal for Work-From-Home Applications and Small Businesses

Business Wire -- NETGEAR announces availability of the WAX202 and WAX206 desktop WiFi 6 access points for small business.

August 18, 2021 05:17 PM

August 16, 2021

T-Mobile is investigating a reported data breach. It sounds like a bad one.

Tech -- Mashable - T-Mobile customers may want to brace for some bad news.The mobile service provider is investigating a reported data breach that may have exposed the private info of more than 100 million people. The would-be perpetrator is apparently trying...

August 16, 2021 04:01 AM

'This is the worst I've seen it' says Arista boss as entire network hardware sector battles component shortages, doubled lead times for semiconductors

Enterprise -- The Register - Campus, routing, switching, and data centre kit all affected

Semiconductor lead times are running at up to 60 weeks or twice the pre-pandemic norms, according to networking biz Arista....

August 16, 2021 01:14 AM

August 14, 2021

T-Mobile confirms it will shut down Sprint's LTE network next year

Tech -- The Verge - T-Mobile has wasted no time consolidating Sprint's network and spectrum with its own.



As reported by Light Reading and confirmed to The Verge, T-Mobile has committed to a June 30, 2022 shutdown...

August 14, 2021 08:54 PM

August 11, 2021

AT&T's DirecTV to Become Standalone Video Business

U.S. News -- AT&T Inc's satellite television provider, DirecTV, will become a standalone video business as part of a deal between the wireless...

August 11, 2021 06:41 PM

August 01, 2021

Holiday Readiness: What You Should Be Thinking About Four Months Out

Infosec -- The Akamai Blog - Written by: Michael Hansen

This is a blog series about Akamai solutions that can help you manage the surge of traffic (both good and bad) that will be hitting the retail industry during the holiday season.

The beginning of August is...

August 01, 2021 01:37 AM

Software-Defined Networking Concept Adoption at Akamai

Infosec -- The Akamai Blog - Akamai engineering has adopted new technology concepts to enhance and expand routing capabilities at the edge. Previously, Akamai's traffic-steering capabilities were mainly focused on DNS-based routing. In this article, we would like...

August 01, 2021 01:32 AM

July 31, 2021

T-Mobile adds 1.3M customers in Q2, beats expectations with $20B in revenue

Tech -- GeekWire - T-Mobile beat analyst expectations at the end of its second quarter, reporting $20 billion in revenue, up 13% year-over-year, and $0.78 in earnings per share. Analysts expected revenue of $19.3 billion and earnings per share...

July 31, 2021 10:26 PM

July 30, 2021

AWS's Egregious Egress

Infosec -- Cloudflare - When web hosting services first emerged in the mid-1990s, you paid for everything on a separate meter: bandwidth, storage, CPU, and memory. Over time, customers grew to hate the nickel-and-dime nature of these fees. The market evolved to...

July 30, 2021 05:24 PM

John Deere Offers New Communication Systems to Promote Machine Automation in Agriculture

Media -- Control.com News - Can John Deere and Ericsson bring 5G and IIoT technologies into the agriculture sector?

July 30, 2021 03:35 PM

CoreSite Reports Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Business Wire -- CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) ("the Company"), a premier provider of secure, reliable high-uptime data center campuses with high-performance cloud access and interconnection solutions across the U.S., today announced financial results for quarter...

July 30, 2021 03:27 PM

July 28, 2021

Fastly Hits Critical Milestone in Extending App and API Protection to The Network Edge With Superior Signal Technology

Business Wire -- Fastly, Inc. (NYSE: FSLY), a global edge cloud platform provider, today announced beta availability of the Signal Sciences agent on the Fastly edge cloud platform. This represents a critical milestone toward Fastly's vision of empowering developers to...

July 28, 2021 05:51 PM

July 27, 2021

NS1's Integration with OpenStack Designate Powers Application Delivery and Connectivity for Open Source Private Cloud

Business Wire -- By integrating with OpenStack, NS1 is the first to bring the power of application traffic intelligence and automation to open source private clouds.

July 27, 2021 07:35 PM

SolarWinds Announces Reverse Stock Split

Business Wire -- SolarWinds Corporation (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of simple, powerful, and secure IT management software, announced today that it intends to effect a reverse stock split of its common stock at a ratio of one post-split share for every two pre-split...

July 27, 2021 07:31 PM

F5 Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2021 Results Delivering Double-Digit Annual Revenue Growth for the Third Sequential Quarter

Business Wire -- F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIV) today announced financial results for its fiscal third quarter ended June 30, 2021. "Our very strong third quarter results demonstrate the powerful alignment of F5's expanded solution portfolio and our customers' most...

July 27, 2021 07:30 PM

July 23, 2021

NETGEAR Appoints David J. Henry to Board of Directors; Promotes to President & GM of Connected Home Products and Services; Gregory Rossmann to Transition off Board

Business Wire -- NETGEAR(r), Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR), the leading provider of award-winning connected products designed to simplify and improve people's lives, today announced it has appointed David J. Henry to join the company's board of directors. The company also announced...

July 23, 2021 03:57 PM

Riverbed Launches New Open-Forum Community to Serve NetOps, SecOps and IT Practitioners

Business Wire -- Riverbed Launches New Open-Forum Community to Serve NetOps, SecOps and IT Practitioners

July 23, 2021 03:53 PM

Fastly Launches New Era of Highly-Secure Serverless JavaScript With Zero Cold Starts

Business Wire -- Fastly Launches New Era of Highly-Secure Serverless JavaScript With Zero Cold Starts

July 23, 2021 03:52 PM

July 22, 2021

CoreSite Announces Google Cloud Dedicated Interconnect On-Net Availability at Silicon Valley Campus

Business Wire -- CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) (the "Company"), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-uptime data center campuses with high-performance cloud access and interconnection solutions across the U.S., today announced support for Google Cloud's...

July 22, 2021 03:08 AM

July 20, 2021

NS1 Touts a Common Delivery Platform for Devs and Ops

Enterprise -- DevOps.com - NS1 has extended the capabilities of its DNS and network management platform with the release of NS1 Connect. The platform is designed to serve as a delivery platform that integrates developer and network operations teams' tasks for the...

July 20, 2021 04:11 AM

July 18, 2021

Inside the Infoblox 3.0 vision

Enterprise -- ChannelBuzz.ca - Anthony James, vice president of product marketing at Infoblox

Infoblox recently announced its new Infoblox 3.0 vision and strategy, and in this edition of the ChannelBuzz.ca Podcast, we're joined by Anthony James, the company's vice...

July 18, 2021 07:56 PM

Ericsson Strikes $8.3 Billion 5G Deal With Verizon

U.S. News -- Swedish telecoms gear maker Ericsson said on Friday it struck an $8.3 billion deal with Verizon Communications Inc to accelerate the...

July 18, 2021 05:57 PM

DNS Provider Hit With Outrageous Blocking Order - Is Your Provider Next?

Infosec -- EFF Deeplinks - The seemingly endless battle against copyright infringement has caused plenty of collateral damage. But now that damages is reaching new levels, as copyright holders target providers of basic internet services. For example, Sony Music...

July 18, 2021 04:41 AM

July 13, 2021

Fastly Announces Two New Appointments to Board of Directors

Business Wire -- Fastly Announces Two New Appointments to Board of Directors.

July 13, 2021 04:06 AM

July 12, 2021

N-able Announces Pricing of $225 Million Private Placement

Business Wire -- SolarWinds Corporation (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, and N-able, Inc. (NYSE:NABL), a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for managed service providers and a subsidiary of SolarWinds, today...

July 12, 2021 05:36 PM

Akamai Helps Q-dance Bring Its Tribe to Defqon.1 at Home -- a Global Virtual Festival Experience

Infosec -- The Akamai Blog - Every year, Q-dance (part of the ID&T group), a Dutch electronic music experience company, delights its die-hard fans (or their "tribe") at the world's largest hardstyle festival, Defqon.1. Helicopters, simulated earthquakes,...

July 12, 2021 03:46 AM

Industries are buying end-to-end solutions, says EY's Global Telecommunications Leader

Aspencore -- IoT Times - Most enterprises don't see telcos as digital transformation experts. To change this perception, carriers need to invest in their skills and competencies and understand what industries really need.

We are back at Mobile World Congress (MWC)...

July 12, 2021 01:32 AM

July 06, 2021

US cable operators rely on MVNO to expand coverage

Media -- DIGITIMES - US cable operators Comcast, Charter, AT&T and Verizon have seen huge growth in users as remote learning and working are still dominant. Meanwhile, small and medium DSL Internet providers who do not offer high-speed Internet connectivity are...

July 06, 2021 03:32 PM

July 03, 2021

Elon Musk says Starlink now has more than 1,500 satellites in orbit

Tech -- Mashable - Elon Musk said his satellite internet venture Starlink now has more than 1,500 active satellites in orbit above Earth. He also claimed that by next month, service will encompass the entire globe, minus the poles.Musk shared the news Tuesday...

July 03, 2021 11:03 PM

July 02, 2021

Blue Canyon Technologies Delivers Spacecraft and Components for More Than 10 Missions Aboard Transporter 2 Launch

Business Wire -- Small satellite manufacturer and mission services provider Blue Canyon Technologies LLC ("BCT" or "Blue Canyon"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Raytheon Technologies Corporation (NYSE: RTX), announced today that several of its commercial satellite buses...

July 02, 2021 08:33 PM

SolarWinds Recognized for IT Operations Management Products and Industry Achievements in First Half of 2021

Business Wire -- SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced it has received recognition from customers, IT professionals, and industry leaders for its IT operations management products and corporate achievements...

July 02, 2021 03:06 AM

CoreSite Announces Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Conference Call

Business Wire -- CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR), a premier provider of secure, high-uptime data center campuses with high-performance cloud access and interconnection solutions in major U.S. metropolitan areas, today announced it will host its second quarter 2021...

July 02, 2021 03:06 AM

Satellogic Launches 4 Additional Satellites on SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket

Business Wire -- Satellogic today announced the launch of four additional spacecraft from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station.

July 02, 2021 03:04 AM

June 30, 2021

NETGEAR Further Extends WiFi 6 Leadership With Top-of-the-line, Tri-band Wireless Access Point

Business Wire -- NETGEAR the leading provider of networking products announced the availability of its Insight Managed WiFi 6 Access Points WAX630.

June 30, 2021 07:11 PM

Fastly Appoints Ron Kisling as CFO

Business Wire -- Fastly appoints Ron Kisling as CFO

June 30, 2021 07:10 PM

June 29, 2021

RingCentral Attacks Robocalls with AI-Powered Solution and STIR/SHAKEN Implementation

Business Wire -- RingCentral (NYSE: RNG), a leading provider of global enterprise cloud communications, video meetings, collaboration, and contact center solutions, today announced that the company is taking steps to protect customers from the increasing problem...

June 29, 2021 04:26 PM

EfficientIP, Leader in DDI and Network Security, Appoints Norman Girard as New CEO

Business Wire -- Girard Takes Helm During Time of Unprecedented Growth for the Company

June 29, 2021 04:22 PM