Computer network

EQS-News: u-blox AG: u-blox to repay outstanding bond

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 7:00am

Thalwil, Switzerland - 8 April 2021 - u-blox (SIX:UBXN,OTC:UBLXF), a global leader in wireless and positioning technologies, announces that the outstanding CHF 60 million bond with a coupon of 1.625% p.a.

Key Points: 
  • Thalwil, Switzerland - 8 April 2021 - u-blox (SIX:UBXN,OTC:UBLXF), a global leader in wireless and positioning technologies, announces that the outstanding CHF 60 million bond with a coupon of 1.625% p.a.
  • and maturing on 27 April, 2021 will be entirely repaid from existing cash.
  • u-blox (SIX:UBXN) is a global provider of leading positioning and wireless communication technologies for the automotive, industrial, and consumer markets.
  • Their solutions let people, vehicles, and machines determine their precise position and communicate wirelessly over cellular and short range networks.

China’s Largest Carrier-Neutral Data Center Service Provider 21Vianet Selects Juniper Networks to Power Expanded Interconnected Data Center

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 4:00am

As the largest carrier-neutral internet and data center provider in China, 21Vianet has played a crucial role as a major enabler of the wider IDC markets exponential growth.

Key Points: 
  • As the largest carrier-neutral internet and data center provider in China, 21Vianet has played a crucial role as a major enabler of the wider IDC markets exponential growth.
  • In light of this ongoing explosive growth, 21Vianet consistently evolves and improves its data center development, an approach it shares with Juniper Networks.
  • Juniper Networks MX Series Universal Routing Platforms have been deployed as core routers across 21Vianets expanded interconnected data center.
  • Juniper Networks, the Juniper Networks logo, Juniper, Junos, and other trademarks listed here are registered trademarks of Juniper Networks, Inc. and/or its affiliates in the United States and other countries.

Global Connectivity Demand Drives Zayo’s Fiber Network Expansion in Florida

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 3:00pm

The additional 2,600 route miles of fiber will complement Zayos existing network, spanning 13 million fiber miles and providing connectivity to customers located in over 400 markets worldwide.

Key Points: 
  • The additional 2,600 route miles of fiber will complement Zayos existing network, spanning 13 million fiber miles and providing connectivity to customers located in over 400 markets worldwide.
  • Additionally, it will enable Zayos full suite of network solutions, including lit services such as Dark Fiber, Private Dedicated Networks, Wavelengths, Ethernet, IP VPN, Internet, SD-WAN and Cloudlink.
  • Zayos 126,000-mile network in North America and Europe includes extensive metro connectivity to thousands of buildings and data centers.
  • Zayos communications infrastructure solutions include dark fiber, private data networks, wavelengths, Ethernet, dedicated internet access and data center connectivity solutions.

C Spire introduces smart, secure software defined wide area network solution for business

Monday, April 5, 2021 - 4:00pm

C Spire Business, the business services division of C Spire, a diversified telecommunications and technology services company, said SD-WAN solution helps firms better manage and experience fast, flexible and secure connectivity across diverse network environments.

Key Points: 
  • C Spire Business, the business services division of C Spire, a diversified telecommunications and technology services company, said SD-WAN solution helps firms better manage and experience fast, flexible and secure connectivity across diverse network environments.
  • "SD-WAN platforms create hybrid networks that integrate broadband and other network services into the corporate WAN while maintaining the performance and security of real-time and sensitive applications," said Allen McIntosh, general manager of C Spire Business.
  • McIntosh said SD-WAN with Application Aware Routing can measure and monitor the performance of multiple services in a hybrid network.
  • To learn more about the new SD-WAN solution, go to the C Spire Business website.

Customers Deployed Seven Million Additional Server-Class Ethernet NIC Ports in 2020, Reports Crehan Research

Monday, April 5, 2021 - 10:15am

SAN FRANCISCO, April 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Data center customers deployed seven million more server-class Ethernet Network Interface Card (NIC) ports in 2020 than in 2019, resulting in a new record high for this market, according to a recent report from Crehan Research.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Data center customers deployed seven million more server-class Ethernet Network Interface Card (NIC) ports in 2020 than in 2019, resulting in a new record high for this market, according to a recent report from Crehan Research.
  • "More users, deploying more applications requiring more bandwidth, fueled strong demand for both faster and smarter server-class Ethernet NICs," said Seamus Crehan, president of Crehan Research.
  • Other noteworthy results from Crehan's Server-class Ethernet Adapter & LOM/Controller (NIC) report include:
    200GbE NICs started to ship in 2020, with Nvidia currently driving these volumes.
  • Crehan Research Inc. produces reports with very detailed statistics and information on the data center switch and server-class adapter & LOM/controller (NIC) markets.

Zenlayer's New Cloud Networking Features Elevate Network Performance & Accelerate Connectivity For Enterprises

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 4:00pm

30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Today, the global edge cloud service provider Zenlayer released a new set of features for its cloud networking product.

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  • 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Today, the global edge cloud service provider Zenlayer released a new set of features for its cloud networking product.
  • These features, including traffic engineering in the backbone, BGP, enhanced API functions and data insights for customers, take Zenlayer's industry-leading cloud networking service to the next level.
  • Zenlayer's industry-leading capability to engineer network traffic combined with its global private backbone decreases network latency by 28% on average, reduces packet loss and improves network resilience.
  • Additionally, users can now access their telemetry data to have end-to-end visibility of their network status, connectivity quality, latency and resource utilization.

NETGEAR Strengthens Switch Portfolio With New 16-Port PoE+ Models That Support Larger PoE Budgets, Enhanced Security and an Intuitive User Interface

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 1:30pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210330005229/en/
    New GS316EP and GS316EPP switches provide bigger PoE budgets, enhanced security, and intuitive browser-based UI, in a compact form factor and attractive price-point.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    Businesses are increasing the use of IP surveillance cameras, WiFi access points, and many other network-based devices.
  • Both models are equipped with PoE+ for up to 30 watts of Power over Ethernet (PoE) per port.
  • Turning on or off a PoE port or maintaining power to connected devices during a switch reboot is made easier via a new intuitive browser-based User Interface (UI).

RtBrick Offers a Consolidated BNG for Remote Locations

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 9:00am

RtBrick today announces that its IP routing software supports an expanded range of networking silicon and is able to provide a new Consolidated BNG (Broadband Network Gateway).

Key Points: 
  • RtBrick today announces that its IP routing software supports an expanded range of networking silicon and is able to provide a new Consolidated BNG (Broadband Network Gateway).
  • The Consolidated BNG can run all of its software functions on a single compact switch, suitable for deployment in more remote locations.
  • QAX-based switches can now operate as a Consolidated BNG, collapsing both leaf and spine functions onto a single compact platform.
  • Deploying a Consolidated BNG offers telcos all the benefits of cloud-native networks, but in more remote and smaller scale parts of their network.

Complete Network Helps 700+ Employees to Access Remote Work Solutions

Monday, March 29, 2021 - 5:00pm

ALBANY, N.Y., March 29, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Complete Network has successfully helped more than 700 employees across more than 10 networks to transition to remote work environments.

Key Points: 
  • ALBANY, N.Y., March 29, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Complete Network has successfully helped more than 700 employees across more than 10 networks to transition to remote work environments.
  • "No technology roadmap that I saw before 2020 had a pandemic built into it," said Eric Springer, a vCIO at Complete Network.
  • Going forward, Complete Network expects that continued adaptation will be required, and it may not be long until the company transitions 1,000 employees to remote work access.
  • About Complete Network: Complete Network serves small and mid-sized businesses in Albany, NY, and Charlotte, NC with a flexible, managed IT offering that ensures each client gets the IT support they need.

Professional Diversity Network, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Interests in RemoteMore USA, Inc., a Provider of Remote-hiring Marketplaces

Friday, March 26, 2021 - 12:20pm

RemoteMore is a technology company that addresses the increasing demand for qualified candidates by connecting them with businesses through an extensive, remote services network.

Key Points: 
  • RemoteMore is a technology company that addresses the increasing demand for qualified candidates by connecting them with businesses through an extensive, remote services network.
  • The virtual network will allow businesses to access candidates from a wider scope, transcending the current geographic limitations.
  • It serves growing needs for businesses to find quality candidates in long range radar scope rather than in local sources.
  • We are confident that PDNs support will enable RemoteMore to execute on its strategy and next phase of growth.