Networks Generation:

November, 2008


November 19, 2008  7:25 PM

Power Consumption Testing – Some Figures

Steve Broadhead Steve Broadhead Profile: Steve Broadhead
Broadband-Testing, D-Link, Ixia, power consumption

Care of my mates at Ixia's test labs in Marlow recently, I took a few D-Link switches, including one from its Green Ethernet range, and ran them through Ixia's IxGreen power consumption measurement suite.

Key here was D-Link's "Green Ethernet" range submission - the snappily-named...

November 19, 2008  11:34 AM

Power Consumption – The New Performance Metric?

Steve Broadhead Steve Broadhead Profile: Steve Broadhead
Ixia, MSC, Networks, power consumption

Bob Dylan never sang "The Metrics They Are A Changing" but he might well have done, had he launched himself during the era where IT and 'Green' - an unlikely alliance if ever there was one - finally embraced each other.

I'm getting calls from all...


November 14, 2008  3:25 PM

802.11meatballs

Steve Broadhead Steve Broadhead Profile: Steve Broadhead
802.11n, Colubris, ProCurve, WLAN

Why is it that all the furniture in Sweden looks like it was obtained during a raid on IKEA and that, everywhere, you are offered meatballs?

Even at the launch of ProCurve's newly acquired Colubris WLAN technology in Stockholm, meatballs figured heavily (literally) in many conversations....


November 14, 2008  1:08 PM

Introducing our new networks blogger, Steve “Blogger” Broadhead…

rfroley Profile: rfroley
bio

steve.jpgSince the departure of John-Paul Kamath for pastures new, we've been searching...


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