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Report indicates major network shift underway

June 26, 2013

Dimension Data this week released the results of its annual Network Barometer Report 2013, which evaluates the readiness of enterprise networks to support critical business operations. 

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Cisco initiates major networking refresh

June 26, 2013

Cisco Systems Inc. this week launched new switching and router equipment and expanded the scope of its Open Network Environment (ONE) architecture.

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Dorel Industries migrates to AT&T MPLS network

January 31, 2013

Dorel Industries Inc., a Montreal-based juvenile products and bicycle company, has selected AT&T to connect more than 40 offices and integrate its worldwide operations and multiple divisions.

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Cisco and Citrix extend desktop virtualization pact

October 17, 2012

Cisco Systems Inc. and Citrix Systems Inc. today announced an expansion of their desktop virtualization partnership into three strategic areas: cloud networking, cloud orchestration, and mobile workstyles.

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AT&T study reveals Toronto businesses prepared for unexpected disaster

May 3, 2012

As one of Canada’s primary commercial centres, Toronto requires increasingly complex network infrastructure for its major industries, which include finance, telecommunications, education, and medical research, according to AT&T.

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Broadcom’s new processor line ties in to next wave of 100 GbE devices

April 25, 2012

Broadcom Corp., a semiconductor manufacturer for wired and wireless communications, this week released what it described as the industry’s first 100 Gbps full duplex network processor unit (NPU).

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Universal Access routers will improve ‘reliability’ of mobile networks: Juniper

February 8, 2012

Juniper Networks Inc. this week introduced the ACX Series Universal Access router line. With a throughput of 60 Gbps it is designed to support more mobile calls and transactions with fewer dropped calls, while also improving network utilization…

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Video age arrives

September 1, 2011

Now that some real momentum has returned to the ICT industry I am reminded of a speech Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer made three years ago during the height of the recession at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.

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Cisco announces major revamp to its operating structure

May 6, 2011

Cisco Systems Inc. today announced “significant changes” to its business structure and operations. The company will streamline its sales, services and engineering organizations as it focuses on the five areas driving the growth of networks and…

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Ethernet switch and router markets in major growth mode: IDC

March 1, 2011

The worldwide Ethernet switch market experienced 28.1% year-over-year growth for the full year 2010, while the worldwide router market performed nearly as well with 17.8% year-over-year growth in 2010, according to the International Data…