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IDC says Check Point, Fortinet gain on Cisco in security appliance market

Security firms Check Point and Fortinet gained market share on leader Cisco in the security appliance market, according to first quarter 2013 stats from IDC.

Global data center market to increase at 10.7% CAGR through 2016, says TechNavio

The global data center market is forecast by TechNavio to increase at a 10.7 percent compound annual growth rate through 2016. The move by enterprises to centralize their IT resources is expected to be a major driver for the data center market.

Wi-Fi Alliance starts certifying 802.11ac devices

The Wi-Fi Alliance this week announced the launch of its "Wi-Fi Certified ac" program, marking another milestone in the evolution of the Wi-Fi wireless standard. 

Dedicated videoconferening system sales decline 26% in Q1, says Infonetics

Worldwide revenue for enterprise videoconferencing and telepresence equipment and software declined 3.5 percent year-over-year and 20 percent sequentially to $661 million in the first quarter, according to the latest stats from Infonetics Research.

Synergy: ShoreTel gains market share on Cisco, Avaya in enterprise IP telephony market

Unified communications provider ShoreTel gained on leaders Cisco and Avaya in the enterprise IP telephony market, according to first quarter stats from Synergy Research.

Cisco takes 42 percent of mobile IP infrastructure market, says ACG

Cisco took a commanding 42 percent share of the worldwide mobile IP infrastructure market, which increased to $1.2 billion in the first quarter of 2013, according to an ACG Research blog.

Cisco lags more than a year behind Brocade in 16G Fibre Channel switch market, says Dell'Oro

Cisco is more than a full seven quarters behind Brocade Networks in getting a 16G Fibre Channel switch to market, observed research firm Dell'Oro.

Dell'Oro: Vendors offering enterprises unified Wi-Fi, Ethernet equipment

Vendors are increasingly offering enterprises unified Wi-Fi and Ethernet equipment to ease deployment and management of their networks, according to research firm Dell'Oro.

Sonus surges into three way battle atop the enterprise SBC market

Sonus Networks has surged to challenge Cisco and Acme Packet at the top of enterprise SBC market, according to the latest stats from Infonetics Research.

Gartner: Close to one-third of enterprises will deploy next-generation firewalls by 2017

Around 30 percent of enterprises will deploy next-generation firewalls by 2017, predicted Greg Young, research vice president for information security technology and services at Gartner.