Woodstock Wire: Voice + Data Network News

December 07, 2018

12/6/18: Verizon declares quarterly dividend

Globe Newswire -- The Board of Directors of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today declared a quarterly dividend of 60.25 cents per outstanding share,...

December 07, 2018 06:05 PM

December 04, 2018

Juniper Networks Helps Enterprises Simplify Data Integration to Pinpoint and Prioritize Cyber Threats from any Security Source

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Updates to the Juniper Advanced Threat Prevention Appliances leverage third-party firewalls and security data sources to offer enterprises...

December 04, 2018 07:47 PM

Plantronics Habitat Soundscaping Solution to Transform the New York City Dimension Data Office into a Productivity Center

Globe Newswire -- Technology - New Intelligent Acoustic Heat Mapping and Sounds of Nature Allow Companies to Manage Noise and Distraction in Open Office Layouts...

December 04, 2018 07:47 PM

SolarWinds Adds SDN Monitoring Support to Industry-Leading Network Management Portfolio

Globe Newswire -- Technology - The latest updates bring Cisco ACI support and expanded anomaly detection capabilities to provide deeper visibility into network...

December 04, 2018 05:55 PM

December 03, 2018

8x8 Awarded by Frost & Sullivan for its Integrated Approach to CCaaS and UCaaS Solutions

PR Newswire -- Based on its recent analysis of North American cloud contact center-as-a-service...

December 03, 2018 06:47 PM

December 02, 2018

AT&T commits to cutting up to US$20 billion in debt in 2019

Channel NewsAsia Business News -- AT&T Inc forecast 2019 free cash flow above analysts' expectations, as the No. 2 U.S. wireless carrier benefits from the acquisition of media...

December 02, 2018 11:37 PM

SolarWinds MSP Launches Software Development Apprenticeship Program with Edinburgh Napier University

SolarWinds -- SolarWinds MSP, a global leader in delivering comprehensive, scalable IT service management solutions to IT solution providers and managed service...

December 02, 2018 11:05 PM

Juniper Networks' mantra supports secure, automated multiclouds

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - As networking moves away from an emphasis on heavy hardware boxes to cloud-based computing, traditional companies such as Juniper...

December 02, 2018 03:26 AM

November 30, 2018

New Verizon Developer Toolkit Makes IoT Projects Easy for Amazon Web Services Users

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - New DevKit Leverages Verizon's ThingSpace Platform for Secure Connectivity and Swift Deployment New DevKit Leverages Verizon's...

November 30, 2018 06:10 AM

November 27, 2018

Riverbed Demonstrates Industry-Leading Digital Experience Management and SD-WAN Solutions to Maximize AWS Cloud Investments at AWS re:Invent 2018

Business Wire -- Riverbed(r) will showcase a set of digital experience management and next-generation infrastructure solutions at the AWS re:Invent Conference.

November 27, 2018 10:57 PM

A Primer On F5 AWS CloudFormation Templates

Enterprise -- F5 DevCentral - If there was a magic button for application deployment we'd all use it. For those of us in the real world we use templates. AWS...

November 27, 2018 08:06 PM

Cellular IoT to hit 4.1bn connections by 2024, slower CAGR of 27% - latest Ericsson outlook

EE -- Enterprise IoT Insights - The number of cellular IoT connections, comprising NB-IoT and LTE-M technologies, will reach 4.1 billion in 2024.


November 27, 2018 08:04 PM

November 26, 2018

Is your SD-WAN solution leaving you vulnerable?

Enterprise -- ChannelLife New Zealand - Providing direct internet access to cloud-based applications has made deploying new security strategies designed for...

November 26, 2018 06:00 PM

Cisco forecasts IP handset sales surge

Enterprise -- CRN - Security upgrades, cloud collaboration and softphone failures spark 30 percent growth.

November 26, 2018 06:00 PM

That Logitech and Plantronics deal is now dead

Tech -- TechCrunch - In a statement issued today, Logitech International said that while it had engaged in discussions with Plantronics about a potential...

November 26, 2018 05:40 PM

November 23, 2018

Nokia reshuffles management with focus on 5G market

Reuters: Internet News -- The head of Nokia's mobile networks arm, its largest business unit, is leaving the Finnish company as part of changes designed to position...

November 23, 2018 05:14 AM

November 21, 2018

Oracle acquires Talari Networks

Enterprise -- Computer Dealer News - Oracle Corp. is looking to carve out a slice of the SD-WAN market with its recent acquisition of Talari Networks, a pure-play...

November 21, 2018 09:08 PM

Fastly's Global Momentum Continues As Today's Most Important Brands Adopt Edge Computing at Scale

Globe Newswire -- Technology - The company also launches Fastly Labs, a community hub offering developers free access to cutting-edge new tech in edge computing

November 21, 2018 06:41 PM

November 20, 2018

Verizon announces plans for technology-based workspace at Boston's The Hub on Causeway

Globe Newswire -- Verizon today announced plans related to its long-term lease of more than 450,000 square feet in a mixed-use technology community at Boston's...

November 20, 2018 08:56 PM

Riverbed Launches Most Powerful SD-WAN Solution with Significant Enterprise-Class Routing Enhancements and Flexible Subscription Pricing

Business Wire -- Riverbed(r) today announced significant enhancements and new subscription pricing for its industry leading SD-WAN solution.

November 20, 2018 01:53 AM

November 19, 2018

What network pros need to know about IoT

Enterprise -- Network World News - Architecting for the Internet of Things creates a whole new ballgame for network pros.Gartner predicts there will be more...

November 19, 2018 09:47 PM

SolarWinds continues to increase security presence with acquired tech from Access Rights Management vendor 8MAN

Enterprise -- ChannelBuzz.ca - The new product has been rebranded as SolarWinds ARM, which may confuse some who think SolarWinds has gone into chip-making,...

November 19, 2018 03:37 AM

November 18, 2018

Riverbed upgrades SteelHead SD routing stack, adds in-field upgrade capability

Enterprise -- ChannelBuzz.ca - Riverbed is also making OPEX-based subscription pricing available as an option for the SteelHead SD, bringing it in line with...

November 18, 2018 11:59 PM

Aruba brings its first 802.11ax access points and new switches to their Edge portfolio

Enterprise -- ChannelBuzz.ca - Advances from both the 802.11ax technology and Aruba's own IP add new power management and IoT capabilities to the new APs.NetInsight...

November 18, 2018 11:12 PM

November 16, 2018

FCC OKs SpaceX's plan for 7,500 satellites in very low Earth orbit (and its rivals' plans)

Tech -- GeekWire - An artist's conception shows a constellation of satellites in orbit. (OneWeb Illustration)The Federal Communications Commission today...

November 16, 2018 06:27 PM

November 15, 2018

Plantronics Opens the Door for ITSP Partners with New VVX x50 Series Obi Edition Phones

Globe Newswire -- Technology - New Desktop Phones Are Specifically Designed for Service Providers to Easily Deploy, Manage, and Maintain Deployments for Small...

November 15, 2018 08:16 PM

November 14, 2018

5G: The Future is Now

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - 5G cellular telephony is rapidly approaching. Industry watchers predict that mobile routers, home routers and other initial...

November 14, 2018 11:03 PM

NETGEAR Study Validates That Fast and Reliable High-Performance Wi-Fi is an Essential Ingredient for Small Businesses' Customer Retention

Globe Newswire -- Technology - More than 1,000 Small and Medium Size Businesses Surveyed in Over 40 industries

November 14, 2018 10:28 PM

Windstream Enterprise SD-WAN Concierge(tm) improves network performance for national delivery firm

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Company overcomes reliability and redundancy challenges, increases productivity

November 14, 2018 10:12 PM

November 12, 2018

Twilio Announces Third Quarter 2018 Results

Business Wire -- Twilio (NYSE: TWLO), the leading cloud communications platform, today reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2018....

November 12, 2018 03:22 AM

November 11, 2018

CommScope buys ARRIS for $7.4 billion

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Combined, CommScope and ARRIS are hoping to capture market share in the burgeoning 5G, fiber and Internet of things markets.

November 11, 2018 06:35 AM

Cisco Cuts Jobs in Some Surprising Areas

Enterprise -- MSPmentor - Cisco is trimming hundreds of employees, laying off some workers and reassigning others, in an effort to best align investment with...

November 11, 2018 05:37 AM

Private 5G networks are coming

Enterprise -- Network World News - The Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) will drive adoption of private 5G networks, some are saying.In fact, automakers...

November 11, 2018 05:34 AM

Mercer Rowe leaves Avaya, Gaurav Passi joins as president of Avaya Cloud

Enterprise -- Computer Dealer News - Avaya has hired Gurav Passi as the new president of Avaya cloud, filling the void left by the recently-departed Mercer...

November 11, 2018 05:30 AM

November 09, 2018

AT&T will carry almost half of US cellular IoT connections by 2025: Study

EE -- Enterprise IoT Insights - The telco is expected to end this year with a market share of 53% in this segment

AT&T is forecasted to reach 48%...

November 09, 2018 07:14 PM

November 07, 2018

Ericsson builds NB-IoT network with DISH, develops 5G-driving trucks with Telia

EE -- Enterprise IoT Insights - DISH Network has selected Ericsson as the first supplier for its narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) radio access and core network,...

November 07, 2018 09:11 PM

Nokia unveils Future X framework to help unlock "trillions" of industrial IoT dollars

EE -- Enterprise IoT Insights - Nokia has grouped its industrial IoT solutions into a new architectural framework and enterprise division, called 'Future...

November 07, 2018 09:11 PM

SolarWinds to Attend TechNet Asia-Pacific 2018

Globe Newswire -- Technology - SolarWinds invites attendees to visit Booth 505 for in-depth tech demonstrations, complimentary networking, and end-user events

November 07, 2018 05:38 PM

FCC tells carriers they must adopt a system to detect scam robocalls by next year

Tech -- TechCrunch - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission is calling on the telecom industry to help put an end to scam robocalls. On Monday, FCC...

November 07, 2018 05:19 PM

Plantronics Announces Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2019 Financial Results

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Polycom acquisition doubles net revenues; Voice and Headsets drive comparative y/y growth

November 07, 2018 05:00 PM

November 02, 2018

New Bluetooth Vulnerabilities Exposed in Aruba, Cisco, Meraki Access Points

Infosec -- Dark Reading - 'BleedingBit' could give attackers control of the wireless network from a remote vantage point.

November 02, 2018 06:18 PM

November 01, 2018

Riverbed Launches First Certified Performance Engineering Program For Digital Performance

Business Wire -- Riverbed(r) today announced the availability of the Riverbed Certified Performance Engineering (RCPE) Program designed for all IT professionals.

November 01, 2018 10:14 PM

AT&T boosts car connections, deals with Daimler, sets out 5G V2X agenda

EE -- Enterprise IoT Insights - "Cars are the ultimate mobile device," said AT&T, as it announced another two connected cars in Q3, as an expanded...

November 01, 2018 06:22 PM

Westell Reports Fiscal 2019 Second Quarter Results

Globe Newswire -- Westell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSTL), a leading provider of high-performance network infrastructure solutions, announced results for its...

November 01, 2018 03:33 PM

October 31, 2018

SolarWinds to Announce Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results on Tuesday, November 13 and Present at Investor Conference During the Fourth Quarter

Globe Newswire -- SolarWinds (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT infrastructure management software for hybrid IT environments, today...

October 31, 2018 03:50 PM

October 30, 2018

Dartmouth College Chooses Mist for Campus-Wide, AI-Driven Wi-Fi

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Cloud-managed WLAN Delivers Better Student/Teacher Experiences; Integrates with Juniper Networks' Access Switches to Enable AI...

October 30, 2018 05:48 PM

8x8, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2019 Financial Results

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

October 30, 2018 05:26 PM

Atlassian sells Jitsi, an open-source videoconferencing tool it acquired in 2015, to 8×8

Tech -- TechCrunch - After announcing earlier this year that it planned to shut down HipChat and Stride and sell the IP of both to Slack, today enterprise...

October 30, 2018 03:53 PM