Woodstock Wire: Voice + Data Network News

February 17, 2020

How Cisco Is Building The Smart Cities Of The Future

Media -- PYMNTS.com - IoT technology has rapidly expanded beyond in-home devices into cities worldwide. Governments and institutions in Europe, India...

February 17, 2020 05:24 PM

February 12, 2020

SolarWinds Expands International Leadership Team in APJ Market

Business Wire -- SolarWinds (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced the appointment of Sojung Lee as...

February 12, 2020 07:52 PM

Sprint stocks up 75% after judge approves $26.5 billion T-Mobile merger

Media -- The Next Web - An anticipated $26.5 billion merger between telecommunications powerhouse T-Mobile and the failing Sprint has triggered markets...

February 12, 2020 07:10 PM

February 11, 2020

NETGEAR Showcases Breakthrough AV-Over-IP Applications During Integrated Systems Europe

Globe Newswire -- Technology - New 100 Gig switches built for ProAV, control and management software running directly on the switch, and new partner certifications...

February 11, 2020 08:23 PM

F5 State of Application Services Research Highlights Key Opportunities to Scale and Accelerate Digital Transformation

Business Wire -- F5 Networks (NASDAQ: FFIV) today announced the availability of its 2020 State of Application Services report. This year's survey showed that...

February 11, 2020 07:19 PM

SolarWinds Report Shows Managed Services Remain Healthy and Profitable-Findings Reveal Key Opportunities for Growth, Including Advanced Security, Automation, and Business Operations

Business Wire -- SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today released the findings of its...

February 11, 2020 07:13 PM

Fastly Launches Cloud Optimiser to Boost Observability and Control in Multi-Cloud

Media -- eBOM - Fastly, Inc. (NYSE: FSLY), provider of an edge cloud platform, today announced Cloud Optimiser, a new offering that enables critical,...

February 11, 2020 06:25 PM

February 10, 2020

T-Mobile posts record $11.9B in Q4 revenue, teases new Un-carrier move as it awaits Spring ruling

Tech -- GeekWire - T-Mobile's revenue rose 4 percent to a record $11.9 billion in the fourth quarter, beating...

February 10, 2020 04:40 AM

Google and Facebook turn their backs on undersea cable to China

Tech -- TechCrunch - Google and Facebook seem to have resigned themselves to losing part of the longest and highest profile internet cable they have...

February 10, 2020 04:38 AM

Huawei files patent infringement lawsuits against Verizon Communications

Tech -- TechCrunch - Huawei has filed two patent infringement lawsuits against Verizon Communications in U.S. District Court.

The Chinese telecommunications...

February 10, 2020 04:31 AM

FCC plan for mid-band auction is a major step in boosting U.S. leadership in 5G

Globe Newswire -- FCC Chairman Ajit Pai earlier today announced a bold plan to hold an auction for 280 Megahertz of "C-band" spectrum before the end of the year....

February 10, 2020 04:25 AM

Fortinet and Equinix Accelerate Cloud Connectivity with Fortinet Secure SD-WAN

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Fortinet's Secure SD-WAN Solution Enhances Equinix's Network Edge as an Additional Global Offering for Enterprise Customers Fortinet's...

February 10, 2020 04:24 AM

NETGEAR(r) Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Results

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

February 10, 2020 02:19 AM

Fortinet Drives Channel Business Opportunities with Secure SD-WAN

Globe Newswire -- John Maddison, EVP of products and CMO at Fortinet"Similar to our growing customer base, Fortinet's partners recognize the value of Fortinet's...

February 10, 2020 02:18 AM

February 09, 2020

SolarWinds Announces Fourth Quarter 2019 Results

Business Wire -- SolarWinds Announces Fourth Quarter 2019 Results and the appointment of new member of its Board of Directors.

February 09, 2020 06:58 AM

February 07, 2020

Top 10 underused SD-WAN features

Enterprise -- Network World News - Early SD-WAN products provided enterprises with a way to decommission expensive, inflexible MPLS links, connect branch offices...

February 07, 2020 07:25 PM

February 06, 2020

The Coronavirus Outbreak Has Become the World's Largest Work-From-Home Experiment

Media -- Time - Business - Thanks to the coronavirus outbreak, working from home is no longer a privilege, it's a necessity.

While factories, shops, hotels...

February 06, 2020 11:08 PM

Verizon celebrates what technology will never do during the Super Bowl

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - Campaign celebrating those who serve comes to life with One More Sunday: Verizon and the NFL's mission to build the largest...

February 06, 2020 07:35 PM

February 05, 2020

Juniper Networks 2020 Predictions: The Year of Security "Firsts"

Enterprise -- VMblog - Industry executives and experts share their predictions for 2020. Read them in this 12th annual VMblog.com series exclusive. By Mounir...

February 05, 2020 06:52 PM

February 04, 2020

Carriers 'violated federal law' by selling your location data, FCC tells Congress

Tech -- TechCrunch - More than a year and a half after wireless carriers were caught red-handed selling the real-time location data of their customers...

February 04, 2020 07:46 PM

February 03, 2020

Apple must pay $837 million for infringing Wi-Fi patents from Caltech, jury decides

Tech -- The Verge - Nearly four years after the California Institute of Technology sued Apple and Broadcom...

February 03, 2020 02:11 AM

Is Network Automation really an essential tool or just a buzzword?

Enterprise -- Cisco Blogs - This blog is one in a series focusing on aspects of Cisco DNA and intent-based networking: #IntentBasedNetworking

You've probably...

February 03, 2020 01:38 AM

February 02, 2020

AT&T Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Results

Business Wire -- AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) reported that for the full-year, the company met or exceeded its 2019 guidance and delivered record operating and free cash...

February 02, 2020 07:48 AM

Verizon and Honeywell enable utilities to more quickly deploy LTE Smart Meters

Globe Newswire -- Verizon (NYSE: VZ) has teamed up with Honeywell (NYSE: HON) to help utilities speed up and simplify the deployment of new communication-enabled,...

February 02, 2020 07:07 AM

Verizon Communications to report earnings January 30

Globe Newswire -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) will report fourth-quarter 2019 earnings on Thursday, January 30.

February 02, 2020 07:07 AM

Verizon earns top network honors, counters doubts about spectrum position

FierceWireless -- Verizon just earned the highest ranking for overall U.S. network performance in RootMetric's latest tests, a few days after J.D. Power said Verizon...

February 02, 2020 07:01 AM

AMD CEO Lisa Su joins Cisco's board of directors

Enterprise -- IT World Canada - AMD CEO Lisa Su to help guide Cisco's vision as a member of its board of directors.

February 02, 2020 07:00 AM

January 31, 2020

Verizon, Honeywell seeking to expedite smart meter use

Media -- FierceElectronics - Verizon has teamed up with Honeywell to help utilities speed up and simplify the deployment of new communication-enabled,...

January 31, 2020 08:39 PM

January 29, 2020

Fastly Launches Cloud Optimizer to Boost Observability and Control in Multi-Cloud and Multi-CDN Infrastructures

Business Wire -- Fastly launches Cloud Optimizer to boost observability and control in multi-cloud and multi-CDN infrastructures.

January 29, 2020 06:56 PM

F5 Networks Announces First Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Results including 5% Revenue Growth and 50% Software Growth

Business Wire -- F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIV) today announced financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended December 31, 2019. "To better meet our...

January 29, 2020 06:43 PM

F5 Networks software revenue jumps 50% as big acquisitions help to transform its business

Tech -- GeekWire - F5 Networks CEO Francois Locoh-Donou (F5 Photo)F5 Networks is "ahead of plan" in its efforts to expand beyond hardware and into software...

January 29, 2020 06:06 PM

Juniper Networks Reports Preliminary Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 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 and...

January 29, 2020 05:31 PM

January 28, 2020

Sprint Benefits From Less Expensive Subscriptions

Media -- PYMNTS.com - As it enjoyed the upside of less expensive subscriptions before a merger with bigger U.S. competitor T-Mobile US, Sprint Corp. reported...

January 28, 2020 06:43 PM

Markets embracing advanced LTE and 5G set for 36% CAGR

Media -- New Electronics - LTE advanced and 5G technology is playing a vital role in supporting policy makers and governments to transform cities into...

January 28, 2020 05:42 PM

January 27, 2020

F5 Completes Acquisition of Shape Security

Business Wire -- F5 Networks (NASDAQ: FFIV) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Shape Security, a leader in online fraud and abuse prevention,...

January 27, 2020 02:31 AM

Second space data highway satellite set to beam

Life -- Phys.org - The second satellite in the European Data Relay System has reached its intended orbit and completed its in-orbit tests.

January 27, 2020 01:14 AM

January 23, 2020

FireEye Acquires Cloudvisory

Business Wire -- Through the acquisition of Cloudvisory, FireEye will add cloud workload security capabilities to FireEye Helix.

January 23, 2020 10:19 PM

Microsoft and T-Mobile Hope to Tackle Broadband Gap With Free 4G Plans for US Schools

Justmeans -- @TMobile and @MicrosoftEDU hope to tackle broadband gap with free 4G plans for US schools

January 23, 2020 06:48 PM

January 22, 2020

Verizon reaffirms commitment to be carbon neutral by 2035

Globe Newswire -- Verizon CEO, Hans Vestberg, today asserted that climate risk is business risk, as he reaffirmed Verizon's commitment to taking steps toward its...

January 22, 2020 08:33 PM

Ericsson opens new R&D site in France

Media -- Evertiq - Ericsson says it will establish a new R&D site in France with up to 300 employees, accelerating 5G momentum in Europe.

January 22, 2020 08:28 PM

January 21, 2020

Cut Undersea Cable Plunges Yemen Into Days-Long Internet Outage

Slashdot -- Last week, the internet went dark for Yemen and its 28 million citizens. It's still not fully back today. In fact, the entire Red Sea region...

January 21, 2020 02:14 AM

Problems at Oracle's DynDNS: Domain registration customers transferred at short notice, nameserver records changed

Enterprise -- The Register - Must have missed Oracle's December memo: 'It is now time that we part ways with this business'

Customers of Oracle's DynDNS who...

January 21, 2020 01:51 AM

January 20, 2020

Why multicloud means it's time to invest in network transformation

Enterprise -- Cisco Blogs - In the age of multicloud, network transformation is on many CxOs' minds. Public clouds, private clouds, SaaS providers-they're...

January 20, 2020 04:26 AM

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