Woodstock Wire: Voice + Data Network News

October 28, 2020

Akamai Acquires Asavie

Infosec -- Dark Reading - Asavie's mobile, IoT, and security products and services will become part of the Akamai Security and Personalization Services product line.

October 28, 2020 08:30 PM

SolarWinds Remote Monitoring and Management Integrates SolarWinds Endpoint Detection and Response Capabilities

Business Wire -- #EDR--SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced SolarWinds(r) Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) is now fully integrated within SolarWinds Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM), allowing...

October 28, 2020 08:19 PM

SolarWinds Announces Third Quarter 2020 Results

Business Wire -- SolarWinds Corporation (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today reported results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2020. On a GAAP basis: Total revenue for the third quarter of $261.0 million, representing...

October 28, 2020 08:13 PM

October 27, 2020

Verizon customers get more 5G value with TCL 10 5G UW for only $399

Globe Newswire -- Verizon's 5G Ultra Wideband has expanded into parts of 55 cities, just in time for the TCL 10 5G UW, a new TCL Mobile phone that makes it easier to see blazing-fast speeds and the transformational experience that comes from 5G Ultra Wideband -- all at...

October 27, 2020 07:50 PM

October 25, 2020

Why You Need Independant SD-WAN Visibility

Enterprise -- VMblog - Adopting SD-WAN means that you're relying on a combination of internal, external and Internet networks. These create operational blindspots, Neither...

October 25, 2020 10:16 PM

DNS VNF Dynamic Scaling with Zero Touch Provisioning

Enterprise -- EfficientIP - Virtualization is reaching the network world with network function, scaling, Network as a Service and Zero Touch Provisioning (ZTP). As we discussed in our previous blog on 5G and NFV, the DNS service is a really good candidate for automatic...

October 25, 2020 09:46 PM

SolarWinds Adds Azure, Jamf, Orion to Discovery Offering

Enterprise -- Channelnomics - SolarWinds Adds Azure, Jamf, Orion to Discovery Offering

Enterprises and MSPs will be able to consolidate cloud and Apple system data in vendor's Service Desk solution

October 25, 2020 02:52 AM

Proofpoint adds Microsoft Teams connector to Content Capture compliance portfolio

Enterprise -- ChannelBuzz.ca - These connectors for Proofpoint's Capture platform have become even more significant because of the transition to Work From Home situations, and the need to keep the same level of retention of collaboration tool data that has been present...

October 25, 2020 01:52 AM

October 23, 2020

5G War: Rigging the Game

Aspencore -- EETimes - DoD funding, chiplets, Nellis Air Force Base and Huawei. What's the common thread here? It's about the unfolding 5G war, and the game is already rigged.


Recently, I have been looking at the emergence...

October 23, 2020 09:59 PM

Open RAN Capex Forecasts Soar

Aspencore -- EETimes - The Open RAN bandwagon becomes more crowded by the week.

As reported, Mavenir, the Texas-based radio access networking vendor, has filed for an IPO after reporting record revenues.

On the strength of these and other 5G-related moves, market...

October 23, 2020 09:57 PM

October 22, 2020

Verizon Business offers managed Kubernetes service for edge and multi-cloud deployment

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Enterprises can now manage containerized applications across hundreds or thousands of sites through the VNS Application Edge platform Enterprises can now manage containerized applications across hundreds or thousands of sites through...

October 22, 2020 08:52 PM

Verizon reports strong Q3 financial results, increases guidance

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Company's strength and resilience deliver increased cash flow, wireless service revenue growth, and the most Fios Internet net adds since 4Q 2014

October 22, 2020 08:45 PM

Fastly Enhances Live Streaming and Video-On-Demand Portfolio As Organisations Power Remote Digital Experiences

Business Wire -- Fastly, Inc. (NYSE: FSLY), provider of a global edge cloud platform, today announced advancements to its comprehensive portfolio of live event and video-on-demand services. As organisations continue to experience a shift from in-person to online, the...

October 22, 2020 08:43 PM

NETGEAR(r) Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results

Business Wire -- NETGEAR, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR), a global networking company that delivers innovative networking and Internet connected products to consumers and businesses, today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 27, 2020. Third quarter 2020...

October 22, 2020 08:41 PM

October 21, 2020

Microsoft debuts Azure Space to cater to the space industry, partners with SpaceX for Starlink datacenter broadband

Tech -- TechCrunch - Microsoft is taking its Azure cloud computing platform to the final frontier - space. It now has a dedicated business unit called Azure Space for that purpose, made up of industry heavyweights and engineers who are focused on space-sector...

October 21, 2020 05:32 PM

Juniper Networks acquires Boston-area AI SD-WAN startup 128 Technology for $450M

Tech -- TechCrunch - Today Juniper Networks announced it was acquiring smart wide area networking startup 128 Technology for $450 million.

This marks the second AI-fueled networking company Juniper has acquired in the last year and a half after purchasing Mist...

October 21, 2020 05:21 PM

Fastly's Virtual Customer Conference Empowers Developers and Security Professionals to Build for Tomorrow, Now

Business Wire -- Fastly, Inc. (NYSE: FSLY), provider of an edge cloud platform, today announced plans to host Altitude, its flagship customer conference, remotely on Nov. 10 and 12, 2020. As consumers become more reliant on digital-first experiences, technology leaders...

October 21, 2020 04:30 PM

Sierra Wireless adds 5G to mobile router

Media -- EE World - The Airlink MG90 switches from LTE to 5G where it's available, bringing Wi-Fi, Ethernet, and other connectivity to vehicles.

First responders, service technicians, and train passengers need connectivity for computers and other devices that...

October 21, 2020 04:16 PM

October 20, 2020

Verizon agrees to purchase Bluegrass Cellular

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Company to acquire certain assets and subscribers of Bluegrass Cellular in RSAs 3, 4 and 5 in Kentucky Company to acquire certain assets and subscribers of Bluegrass Cellular in RSAs 3, 4 and 5 in Kentucky

October 20, 2020 07:49 PM

Juniper Networks Announces Intent to Acquire 128 Technology - Accelerating the Industry Transformation from Network-Centric SD-WANs to User-Centric AI-Driven WANs

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Combined AI-Driven Enterprise Portfolio Will Optimize User Experiences from Client-to-Cloud with Proactive AIOps, Insights and Unique Self-Driving Network(tm) Actions Combined AI-Driven Enterprise Portfolio Will Optimize User Experiences...

October 20, 2020 07:43 PM

October 19, 2020

Nokia selected by NASA to build first ever cellular network on the Moon

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Nokia selected by NASA to build first ever cellular network on the Moon

October 19, 2020 04:07 PM

October 18, 2020

Masergy moves portfolio beyond the branch with SD-WAN Work From Anywhere

Enterprise -- ChannelBuzz.ca - SD-WAN Secure Home is designed to extend Masergy' SD-WAN to home offices, while SD-WAN On the Go is a software client for mobile users needing secure access - which can also be used as a low-cost home office solution.Ajay Pandya, Director...

October 18, 2020 10:40 PM

Akamai Technologies, Inc. Named One Of America's "Most JUST Companies" By Forbes And JUST Capital

PR Newswire -- Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the intelligent edge platform for securing and delivering digital experiences, was named one of America's Most JUST Companies for 2021, according to Forbes and JUST Capital, the leading corporate...

October 18, 2020 03:09 AM

Fastly plunges more than 25% on lowered revenue guidance

Media -- CNBC - Tech - The company said it now expects revenue of $70 million to $71 million, compared to its previous guidance of $73.5 million to $75.5 million.

October 18, 2020 03:01 AM

October 15, 2020

Fastly Powers Digital Experiences for Voter Education During an Unusual Election Year

Business Wire -- Fastly, Inc (NYSE: FSLY), provider of an edge cloud platform, is highlighting the work activated on its network to enable and educate voters during an election year beset by a global pandemic, economic uncertainty, and social turmoil. Now more than ever,...

October 15, 2020 06:24 PM

Zoom is getting end-to-end encryption next week - but you'll have to turn it on manually

Media -- The Next Web - In June, after relentless pressure from privacy advocates, Zoom said that it'll extend end-to-end encryption to free users of its video conferencing service, beyond its previous limit to only paying customers. Now, the company is set to...

October 15, 2020 04:17 PM

Nokia Delivers 5G To Rural Areas In Partnership With Nextlink

Media -- PYMNTS.com - High-speed broadband is making its way to rural areas and other under-served regions of the U.S. in a collaboration between Nokia and Nextlink Internet, the companies announced on Wednesday (Oct. 14).

The partnership will build and enhance...

October 15, 2020 03:37 PM

Zoom Introduces New Tools For Remote Connection At Zoomtopia

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Zoom Video Communications is introducing new platform tools during its virtual, two-day annual conference called Zoomtopia, which this year runs Oct. 14-15.

"One thing we've learned in this challenging time is that remote work does work,"...

October 15, 2020 03:37 PM

October 14, 2020

Riverbed Appoints Shaun Bierweiler to SVP, Public Sector

Business Wire -- Riverbed announced today the appointment of Shaun Bierweiler to Senior Vice President for Public Sector.

October 14, 2020 07:03 PM

U.S. Department of Defense Approves First 10-Gigabit Passive Optical Network in Federal Marketplace

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Tellabs(r) Optical LAN (OLAN) latest 10-gigabit Passive Optical Network (PON) software and hardware achieves security, availability, and interoperability certification through the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Joint Interoperability...

October 14, 2020 06:44 PM

Nokia wins SCTE-ISBE Chairmen's Advanced Technology Award for contributions to Cable 10G initiative

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Nokia wins SCTE-ISBE Chairmen's Advanced Technology Award for contributions to Cable 10G initiative

October 14, 2020 06:43 PM

8x8 Cloud Communications Pulse Reveals New Workforce Reality Trends

Business Wire -- 8x8, Inc. (NYSE: EGHT) announced global customer analysis findings with app usage doubling, leading to 6X more meetings and nearly 2.5X more Calls

October 14, 2020 02:30 AM

October 13, 2020

October 12, 2020

Zoom In: SolarWinds MSP President discusses spin-off plans and impact on partners

Enterprise -- Channel Partner Insight - SolarWinds MSP president John Pagliuca has told partners that SolarWinds' impending divestment of its MSP arm is part of a "divide and conquer approach".

First made public in August, Pagliuca reveals the...

October 12, 2020 12:39 AM

Enhancing SD-WAN Efficiency with Edge DNS GSLB for Improved UX

Enterprise -- EfficientIP - For organizations to survive in today's highly competitive digital world, it's vital that their businesses run smoothly. Users and customers need to be able to access their important work applications and services, at all times and from...

October 12, 2020 12:27 AM

October 11, 2020

Akamai unveils new managing director for APJ

Enterprise -- ChannelLife New Zealand - "Akamai is entering a period characterised by unprecedented disruption."

October 11, 2020 11:41 PM

90 days, 16 bugs, and an Azure Sphere Challenge

Enterprise -- Cisco Blogs - Cisco Talos reports 16 vulnerabilities in Microsoft Azure Sphere's sponsored research challenge.

By Claudio Bozzato and Lilith [-_-]; and Dave McDaniel.

On May 15, 2020, Microsoft kicked off the Azure Sphere Security Research Challenge,...

October 11, 2020 11:25 PM

F5 Networks intros new fraud detection engine based on Shape Security acquisition

Enterprise -- ZDNet Blogs - F5's new SaaS offering evaluates online transactions in order to understand user intent and block potential fraud before it occurs.

October 11, 2020 11:16 PM

Leveraging the DHCP/DNS Data Gold Mine for Security

Enterprise -- Channelnomics - Using Azure Sentinel could accelerate threat correlation and hunting

Over the years, organizations have started...

October 11, 2020 11:13 PM

Using "WhatsOp" for Network Change Management

Enterprise -- Cisco Blogs - I often find myself passionately talking with my customers about programmability and how it unlocks hidden potential to do anything we can think of - even make a cup of coffee (if you purchase an API enabled coffee machine that is :-).


October 11, 2020 10:56 PM

Skype is still around - it's just been upstaged by Microsoft Teams

Media -- CNBC - Tech - Skype is still around - it's just been upstaged.

October 11, 2020 04:59 AM

October 09, 2020

How 10BASE-T1L single-pair Ethernet brings the network edge closer with fewer cables

Electronics -- TI - Analog Wire - Ethernet is all around us - from points of sale in stores, LED signage in stadiums and even some parts of the industrial automation process. Despite its ubiquity, however, there are areas where it has yet to achieve wide and consistent...

October 09, 2020 04:15 PM

October 08, 2020

Juniper Networks Answers Who and What is On the Network with Risk-Based Access Control Capabilities and New VPN Application

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Latest additions to Juniper Connected Security solution portfolio enables secure access through comprehensive visibility and risk reduction Latest additions to Juniper Connected Security solution portfolio enables secure access through comprehensive...

October 08, 2020 02:33 AM

Verizon enhances communications for first responders with Push-to-Talk Responder

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Verizon Push-to-Talk Responder enables first responders to collaborate across agencies to drive more effective, interoperable responses Verizon Push-to-Talk Responder enables first responders to collaborate across agencies to drive...

October 08, 2020 02:32 AM

SolarWinds Sponsored Research Details How SecOps and IT/DevOps Can Improve Speed and Agility by Breaking Down Silos

Business Wire -- SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today revealed the findings of an IDC(r) InfoBrief, sponsored by SolarWinds, Accelerating Transformation with Security and Operations Collaboration Best...

October 08, 2020 02:27 AM

October 05, 2020

Netgear BR200 small-business router with built-in site-to-site VPN

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Looking for a high-performance security router for your business? The new Netgear BR200 gives you full control over your network.

October 05, 2020 01:28 AM