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In IoT, every 'thing' might not need an IP address

When IPv4 addresses ran out a few years ago, IPv6 had already been designed to help fill the void and ensure there would be more than enough IP addresses to go around for years to come, if not forever.

AMD CEO expects Windows 10 release in late July

IT leaders who have been awaiting the release of the new Windows 10 operating system can circle their calendars for late July. That is the word from CNET, which cited Advanced Micro Devices CEO Lisa Su.

AMD to exit dense server business, shed SeaMicro

AMD has announced that it will exit the dense server business.

Initial tests of QUIC protocol positive, says Google

The search giant plans to eventually propose its QUIC transport protocol to the IETF.

Huawei tackles security sandboxing with FireHunter appliance

At the RSA Conference this morning, networking vendor Huawei took the wrapping off of its latest firewall and advanced persistent threat prevention solution.

Spotlight: With bigger networks, legacy monitoring is being stretched too far

Networks aren't getting any less complex.

Can data center sales rescue Intel's flat revenue numbers?

Fewer computers than expected will be reading "Intel Inside" this year, as the chip giant reported yesterday that sales for the first quarter are flat.

Spotlight: You're already using IPv6

Even if you haven't switched your networking architecture over to IPv6 yet, chances are you're already using it elsewhere.

Making sense of the 3 approaches to SDN

Even as enterprises embrace software-defined networking, there's still some confusion about what SDN is--and, maybe even more importantly, what it is not.

IP Infusion drives down network complexities with Open Compute Project-based NOS

Software-defined networking vendor IP Infusion is the latest to release a networking operating system, or NOS, based on the Open Compute Project. IP Infusion's OcNOS isn't its first NOS, but the company typically focuses on serving the OEM market with its products instead of heading to the public with its announcements.