Uncommon Wisdom:


December 21, 2010  3:23 PM

NSN’s three vendors standing vision — but which ones?

Posted by: Tom Nolle
Alcatel-Lucent, application enablement, Cisco, Ericsson, Huawei, Juniper, NSN, procurement zones, service layer, telecom equipment vendors

NSN’s CEO has recently suggested that the telecom sector will consolidate with only three major players remaining; Ericsson,

November 18, 2010  2:37 PM

Juniper Blackwave acquisition fills content delivery gap

Posted by: Tom Nolle
Blackwave, content delivery, Juniper, M&A, Storage, stream management, video on demand, VoD

Juniper added to its content portfolio today, acquiring the intellectual property of a video delivery firm called Blackwave.  This is a small deal by recent Juniper...

November 16, 2010  3:21 PM

Juniper Trapeze Networks acquisition: Not just an enterprise play

Posted by: Tom Nolle
Juniper, service layer platforms, tablets, WiFi, wireless LAN

Juniper acquired Trapeze Networks from Belden, a move that’s been expected by Wall Street for some time. Trapeze is an

October 28, 2010  5:45 PM

Alcatel-Lucent pushes a ‘European approach’ to 4G broadband, but why?

Posted by: Tom Nolle
4G, Alcatel-Lucent, Broadband, Cisco, Ericcson, Juniper, mobile 4G services, NSN, OTT, over-the-top, return on investment, ROI

Speaking at the Broadband World Forum, Alcatel-Lucent chief marketing and strategy officer Stephen Carter talked about the need to

October 26, 2010  4:45 PM

Juniper suite creates network-wide mobile security ecosystem

Posted by: Tom Nolle
Juniper, Juniper Networks, Junos, Junos Pulse, mobile devices, mobile security, Security

Juniper announced a mobile security suite, building on its Junos Pulse agent/client software that operates across a wide variety of mobile and PC platforms. The elements of the suite (the...

August 2, 2010  5:11 PM

AT&T hedges bets, taps three top vendors as domain suppliers

Posted by: Tom Nolle
Alcatel-Lucent, AT&T, Cisco, domains, EPC, Ethernet, Evolved Packet Core, IP, Juniper, MPLS

AT&T named Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco and Juniper as three suppliers in its IP/

July 28, 2010  3:47 PM

Juniper’s SMobile acquisition accentuates vendor’s security focus

Posted by: Tom Nolle
Cisco, Juniper, Junos, Mobile, operating system, Security, smartphone

Juniper has made another acquisition, this one in the mobile security space. SMobile provides anti-malware software for mobile phones, and the deal likely...

March 2, 2010  1:31 PM

Juniper Stratus data center fabric could solve Ethernet issues

Posted by: Tom Nolle
data center networking, Ethernet, Juniper

Some large-scale data center operators like Facebook are still unhappy with the state of Ethernet switching, in terms of performance, power consumption and reliability. The complaints, we note, are from a very small group of companies (primarily network providers of some sort) that have extreme...

February 19, 2010  2:08 PM

Juniper shows strong vertical network integration for Junos OS

Posted by: Tom Nolle
chipsets, Juniper, Junos OS, service layer architecture

We had a brief yesterday from a senior Juniper executive regarding the company’s software group strategy and we came away impressed. Juniper has a very strong vertical integration framework in its Junos operating system; it can link service-layer software literally down to the chip level in...

February 9, 2010  2:00 PM

Cisco rolls out data center networking model as infrastructure overlay

Posted by: Tom Nolle
Cisco, data center networking, Juniper, virtual transport

Cisco is introducing a data center networking model that is essentially a service overlay network that builds IT connectivity over a variety of infrastructure choices. The Overlay...

Bookmark and Share     0 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend

Forgot Password

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an e-mail containing your password.

Your password has been sent to: