Networking en Cisco's Chambers to Step Down From Board After 24 Years <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chambers will not stand for re-election to the post of executive chairman in December, the company said Monday.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Mon, 18 Sep 2017 16:11:00 +0000 110131 at Beneath Red Hat's and Oracle's Earnings Reports <div class="field-byline"> Christine Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There are probably a lot of smiles in Raleigh and Redwood Shores this week. Both Red Hat and Oracle turned in quarterly earnings reports that greatly beat expectations. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Tue, 27 Jun 2017 16:19:00 +0000 107021 at Thinkstock MSP Whisperers: Arlin Sorensen and HTG Use Peer Pressure to Grow MSPs, VARs <div class="field-byline"> Aldrin Brown | MSPmentor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">HTG offers a proven framework for helping IT service providers to grow by exchanging knowledge and motivating each other to continually improve business performance.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Fri, 07 Apr 2017 15:56:00 +0000 104281 at Courtesy of HTG Partners to the Rescue: 10 Wi-Fi Horror Stories Any IT Admin Can Relate To <div class="field-byline"> Nandan Kalle, Director of Commercial Networking | Linksys </div> <div class="field-deck"> Channel partners share stories guaranteed to make you shake your head </div> <div class="node-body article-body">We’ve all been there – getting a phone call from a frustrated business owner complaining the Wi-Fi is not working. So, you schedule a site visit and send a technician out to assess the situation. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:51:00 +0000 103601 at Thinkstock Cisco Pushes Software-Based Solutions with New Offerings <div class="node-body article-body">Cisco is betting big on guiding networking customers and partners through the digital transformation. This week, it’s announced a new line of firewalls, as well as additional products and services to its Digital Network Architecture (DNA) program, expanding its scope to help the channel leverage new automation and security technology in a consultative approach. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Thu, 23 Feb 2017 23:09:00 +0000 102551 at Verizon to Begin 5G User Trials in 11 Markets by Middle of Year <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Verizon Communications Inc. will test faster fifth-generation mobile broadband service in 11 markets in the first half of this year as the nation’s largest wireless carrier tries to take the lead in the 5G race.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Wed, 22 Feb 2017 18:01:00 +0000 102471 at Thinkstock FCC Fines Birch for "Cramming" & "Slamming" Customers <div class="node-body article-body">The Federal Communications Commission has punished Birch Communications for deceptive marketing and billing practices to the tune of $6.1 million. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Wed, 04 Jan 2017 16:52:00 +0000 100661 at Thinkstock Arista Wins Big Against Cisco in Federal Court <div class="node-body article-body">Arista Networks finally caught a break in its long legal battle against Cisco Systems. A federal court in Northern California denied Cisco’s demand for $335 million in damages and ruled Arista did not infringe a Cisco patent, nor Cisco’s copyright on its user manuals. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Thu, 15 Dec 2016 22:19:00 +0000 100381 at Thinkstock HPE & HPE Aruba Aim to Eliminate Barriers to IoT for Partners <div class="field-deck"> New products designed to make IoT accessible to the channel </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For the last couple of years, partners have been bombarded with the IoT message. It’s where the future lies: big data, analytics, connectivity. But we’re only just now beginning to see technology come together in a way that enables practical application of IoT technology, even for small to midsize partners.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:16:00 +0000 100011 at <p>HPE &amp; HPE Aruba Aim to Eliminate Barriers to IoT for Partners</p> Thinkstock Intel: Hardware Sales Opportunities are Evolving, Not Dying <div class="node-body article-body">The rise of cloud technology hasn’t killed hardware sales altogether. As many VARs are banking on, public clouds, data analytics, artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things (IoT) all have to reside in some kind of hardware. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Networking Fri, 18 Nov 2016 20:38:00 +0000 99711 at Intel