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SDNs aren't just for data center networks

Google is using OpenFlow to interconnect data center over a WAN, and startup Glue Networks is targeting Cisco's installed base of WAN routers as a sweet spot for its SDN WAN offerings.

PARC spin-out launches Kickstarter campaign to disrupt home networking market

PowerCloud Systems is looking to Kickstarter to bring its Skydog home network system with a cloud-managed Wi-Fi router to market.


Juniper to unveil new advanced switch, promises networking improvements

SDNs are a way to make networks more programmable through software so that they can be reconfigured quickly and functionally extended more easily.

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Linksys brand name survives as Belkin takes over from Cisco

Belkin has completed its acquisition of Linksys and will keep the longtime home networking company's brand, products, and support channels.

Belkin finalizes Linksys acquisition

It’s official: Belkin announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Cisco’s Linksys division.


Engenius announces new lineup of outdoor Wi-Fi access points and bridges

Engenius to ship inexpensive weatherized bridges and access points.

Meet 60GHz Wi-Fi, the insanely fast future of wireless networking

New wireless networks operating in the 60GHz spectrum will be capable of multi-gigabit ethernet.

802.11n Wi-Fi Routers: Tested to the Nth degree

We benchmark five of the best 802.11n routers available today. Don't you dare upgrade your Wi-Fi without first reading our results.

Acquisition math: Belkin CTO predicts outcome of Linksys deal will be '1+1=3'

In an interview with Brian Van Harlingen, the Belkin CTO predicts the Linksys acquisition will result in a company that's bigger than the sum of its parts.


Air Force software turns warplanes into wireless routers in the sky

A software upgrade called Net-T effectively turns U.S. military aircraft into giant airborne wireless routers, allowing ground forces to share information with each other and with their allies overhead.