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Brocade sees strong switch growth while router business declines

Brocade's fourth quarter of fiscal 2015 was slightly above the expectations of the financial community, with mild revenue growth, but the first quarter of fiscal 2016 isn't shaping up so well. Analysts expect the first quarter of the new fiscal year will not meet expectations.

Understanding the ProtonMail DDoS attack and extortion

Encrypted email service provider ProtonMail suggested "stated-sponsored actors" participated in crippling DDoS that also took down its Internet service provider and data center.

Huawei won't patch routers with critical security holes

Chinese telecom gear maker Huawei does not plan to patch critical security flaws in a number of widely used routers because it no longer supports the devices, reported security researcher Pierre Kim on Wednesday.

Go rugged with in-vehicle and wearable Lynx routers

The new TeleCommunication Systems Lynx portfolio of portable routers may be of limited use to the majority of enterprises, but it's an interesting piece of technology, nevertheless. 

SOHO routers are vulnerable to being hijacked for DDoS attacks

Many small office and home office routers, perhaps millions, are under control of hackers who are using them to carry out distributed denial of service attacks, due to "negligent" security, warned researchers from Incapsula.

Cisco's lead slips in Ethernet switch market, says IDC

Cisco's lead in the Ethernet switch market slipped slightly, declining to 62.7 percent in the first quarter of 2013 from 64.1 percent in the same quarter last year, according to the latest stats from IDC.

Dell'Oro: Cisco, Juniper duke it out at top of 100 Gigabit Ethernet router market

Cisco and Juniper Networks are fighting for first place in the 100 Gigabit Ethernet router market, with Alcatel-Lucent, Huawei Technologies and Brocade rounding out the top five vendors in terms of third quarter revenue, according to the latest report from research firm Dell'Oro Group.

Juniper's Q1 earnings slide amid lackluster router market

Network equipment maker Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) reported an 87 percent drop in profits for the first quarter of 2012, a decline the U.S. company attributed to a lackluster router and hardware

Soft telecom outlook cuts Juniper Q1 guidance as Q4 profit nosedives

Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) blamed tight service provider budgets for causing fourth quarter earnings to drop by nearly 50 percent and said the first quarter would likely be worse. The company