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IBM soups up SoftLayer for supers with Infiniband tech

Amazon-beating, Google-ganking, Microsoft-muddling high-speed IO lands
Jack Clark, 23 Jul 21:22

FRIKKIN' LASERS could REPLACE fibre-optic comms cables

Fire a laser, make an air tube, do stuff. Simple, innit?
Jasper Hamill, 23 Jul 16:55

VeloCloud stitches together virty WAN

Not so much wide area as wide aerial
Richard Chirgwin, 23 Jul 04:28

IoT has too many platforms, says IoT platform startup

Octoblu pitches management / comms platform
Richard Chirgwin, 23 Jul 04:04

Cisco's first 8 Tbps MONSTER router goes live at Telstra

The A380 of IP now flying packets between Sydney and Melbourne
Richard Chirgwin, 21 Jul 05:32

Kill queues for fast data centres: MIT boffins

Arbitration for in-DC network traffic
Richard Chirgwin, 20 Jul 23:59

FCC commish: We don't need no steenkin' net neutrality rules

Just as deadline approaches for public comment on internet fast lanes
Iain Thomson, 11 Jul 20:14

Metaswitch opens NFV code as Project Calico

Another day, another SDN play
Richard Chirgwin, 10 Jul 04:01

10Gbps over crumbling COPPER: Boffins cram bits down telco wire

XG-FAST tech could finesse fiber connections
Iain Thomson, 09 Jul 19:33

AdaptiveMobile joins Chipzilla's SDN club

Mobe security software for telcos, SPs
Richard Chirgwin, 09 Jul 04:28

Microsoft, Google et al form club to push 25/50 Gbps Ethernet

New consortium plans faster Ethernet delivered faster than rival standard groups
Richard Chirgwin, 02 Jul 04:32

Facebook: Yes, we made you SAD on PURPOSE... for your own good

It makes (y)our content 'more engaging'
Kelly Fiveash, 30 Jun 12:19


Careful with 'fibre speed record' hype: which record's been broken?

91 Gbps seems fast, but isn't much of a record
Sony CV-2000 reel-to-reel consumer video recorder

I want SDN and I want it now!

Sysadmin Blog Laziness? Or automating the mundane?
Trevor Pott, 14 Feb 11:04
Some network cables

What's wrong with network monitoring tools? Where do I start...

Opinion That red screen? It's just embarassment
Dave Cartwright, 13 Nov 08:31
Toshiba p-BiCS technology

SanDisk starts beating path to 3D NAND flash

Reckons product ready for market by 2015
Chris Mellor, 23 Jul 12:43


Microsoft Intune hears the call for device management

Review Enterprise suite covers all angles
Trevor Pott, 26 Jun 23:59

UK.gov: Forget Google and those other chaps... Use THIS open Internet of Stuff specification

'HyperCat has a strong security model; it's the same one the web uses'
Kelly Fiveash, 26 Jun 16:36

Google adds 'data protection' WARNING to Euro search results

Wanna see EVERYTHING? Just click the 'use Google.com' button. Simples
Kelly Fiveash, 26 Jun 15:12

Why we need converged infrastructure

Watch our Regcast on 18 July
David Gordon, 26 Jun 10:34

Extreme Networks adds OpenDaylight to SDN suite

Another picture added to SDN's “spot the difference” game
Richard Chirgwin, 25 Jun 04:29

Cisco okayed for UK government comms

IPSec cleared for most gummint sites
Richard Chirgwin, 24 Jun 06:02

Mellanox gives InfiniBand a 5 BILLION PACKET/sec cloud dose

100 Gbps switch, HPC software, drinks less juice too
Richard Chirgwin, 23 Jun 15:05

Facebook reveals open network gear to drive WEDGE between itself and Cisco

New switch spells doom, gloom and, yes, more gloom for trad networking vendors
Jack Clark, 18 Jun 20:11

Careful with 'fibre speed record' hype: which record's been broken?

91 Gbps seems fast, but isn't much of a record
Richard Chirgwin, 18 Jun 07:38

Cisco swallows Tail-f, burps out network orchestration plans

Small-ish, Swedish, firm will be assimilated for cloud management purposes
Richard Chirgwin, 18 Jun 03:58

Cisco promises Lync link for its UC kit and collaborationware

Borg will try to assimilate Microsoft's unified comms
Simon Sharwood, 18 Jun 02:03

VMware puts a price on NSX and tells partners to open fire

Indoctrination phase complete: let the selling begin!
Simon Sharwood, 16 Jun 08:03

CIA rendition jet was waiting in Europe to SNATCH SNOWDEN

Unmarked Gulfstream tracked as it passed above UK
Duncan Campbell, 13 Jun 09:06
Broke - empty pockets

When will Microsoft next run out of US IPv4 addresses for Azure?

Updated Redmond gives some servers a Brazilian, promises all the action is on American soil
Simon Sharwood, 13 Jun 02:57

Stephen Fry MADNESS: 'New domain names GENERATE NEW IP NUMBERS'

Not surprising there are 'no signs of IP numbers giving out'
Team Register, 10 Jun 11:10
Aston Martin DB5

Vodafone: SPOOKS are plugged DIRECTLY into our network

Mobile giant's new legal trivia guide is this summer's beach read
Simon Rockman, 06 Jun 11:22
NICT's Daedelus security scanner

Application infrastructure under stress? Have you considered a philosophy transplant?

Research Hundreds of Reg readers get it off their chest
David Gordon, 06 Jun 10:09
NICT's Daedelus security scanner

Controlling Application Access

Report A network security and QoS checkpoint

The State of Network Infrastructure

Does Senior Management care?
Tony Lock, 06 Jun 10:07
Network Security

The Death of the Corporate Network Perimeter

Changing threats need a new approach to network security
Tony Lock, 06 Jun 10:07