Computer problem grounds United flights

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Jun 18, 2011 04:01 pm | IDG News Service The airline blamed a network issue by Juan Carlos Perez United Airlines had to cancel flights on Friday night after a computer breakdown affected key systems,…

Ethernet vendors racing to meet demand

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Jun 14, 2011 06:51 pm | IDG News Service Mobile and cloud computing are pushing bandwidth needs faster than technology development by Stephen Lawson Ethernet vendors will need to develop faster products more quickly to…

IPv6 Day only a beginning, researchers say

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Jun 10, 2011 08:40 pm | IDG News Service Traffic grew as sites were made available, but most was not native IPv6 by Stephen Lawson World IPv6 Day boosted the amount of native IPv6 traffic…

Facebook: The Internet did not break

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Jun 08, 2011 05:59 pm | Computerworld World’s largest social network reports no problems on World IPv6 Day by Sharon Gaudin With only a few hours left to go on World IPv6 Day, Facebook, the…

So far, so good with World IPv6 Day

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Jun 08, 2011 03:31 pm | Computerworld Internet monitor reports no big problems or slowdowns during test by Sharon Gaudin With World IPV6 Day in full swing, the test flight of the Internet’s new communications…

10 things to know about the move to IPv6

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Jun 07, 2011 05:01 pm | IDG News Service The depletion of IPv4 addresses is turning the spotlight to the Internet’s numbering system by Stephen Lawson The Internet has been rolling along for decades on…

Facebook raring to give IPv6 a test flight

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Jun 07, 2011 04:16 pm | Computerworld Network engineers worked for months to get ready for World IPv6 Day by Sharon Gaudin After helping to hatch the plan for World IPv6 Day set for Wednesday,…

Comcast expands IPv6 trial

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Jun 06, 2011 10:55 am | Network World by Carolyn Duffy Marsan Comcast has expanded its IPv6 trial, adding hundreds of cable modem subscribers in the San Francisco, Philadelphia, Chicago and Miami areas to participants…

What if IPv6 simply fails to catch on?

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May 23, 2011 09:49 am | Network World by Carolyn Duffy Marsan During the past six months, the Internet engineering community has undertaken an unprecedented effort to promote IPv6 as an urgent and necessary upgrade…

G.hn home-network backers plan tests next week

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May 17, 2011 04:43 pm | IDG News Service Vendors will test chip sets using the ITU G.hn standard for interoperability by Stephen Lawson The G.hn technology for wired residential networks should be a step…

Comcast rolls out metro Ethernet

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May 16, 2011 07:35 pm | IDG News Service The cable operator’s service is aimed at midsized businesses and runs up to 10-Gigabit Ethernet by Stephen Lawson Comcast is expanding its services to medium-sized businesses…

Is OpenFlow a go?

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May 13, 2011 10:41 am | Network World by Jim Duffy Interop 2011 could have been called The OpenFlow Show. Vendors were hawking OpenFlow switches and controllers, and a lab demonstration on the show floor…