CalTech, UCSD bring photonics to silicon

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Aug 05, 2011 06:27 pm | IDG News Service A newly fabricated waveguide could prove to be an instrumental component in tomorrow’s super-speedy optical networks by Joab Jackson Researchers at the California Institute of Technology…

‘IPv6 brokenness’ problem appears fixed

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Jul 27, 2011 03:51 pm | Network World by Carolyn Duffy Marsan The Internet’s biggest content providers — including Yahoo, Facebook and Google — are reporting a significant decline in their measurements of “IPv6 brokenness,”…

6 simple steps toward IPv6

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Jul 18, 2011 10:06 am | Network World by Carolyn Duffy Marsan Upgrading your Web site to support IPv6 doesn’t have to be hard or expensive. Here are six simple steps toward adopting IPv6 from…

Getting at the real truth about IPv6

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Jul 18, 2011 10:03 am | Network World by Carolyn Duffy Marsan Is 2012 the year to invest in IPv6? That’s what CIOs want to know as they plan their IT budgets for the next…

Broadcom chip to accelerate FCoE

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Jul 11, 2011 04:59 pm | IDG News Service The company claims its first adapter chip with FCoE goes 80 percent faster than competitors’ by Stephen Lawson Broadcom’s first processor for FCoE (Fibre Channel over…

IETF mulls IPv6 for home networking

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Jul 06, 2011 05:17 pm | IDG News Service The proposed IETF Homenet group would select protocols for use in tomorrow’s home networks by Joab Jackson The Internet Engineering Task Force is considering establishing a…

Google goes after Facebook with Google+

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Jun 28, 2011 03:51 pm | Computerworld After months of rumors, Google takes the wraps off its own social network by Sharon Gaudin After months of speculation, Google has launched a social network to rival…

The history of Metro Ethernet

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Jun 22, 2011 03:36 pm | Network World by Jim Duffy A lot has happened with Ethernet in service provider networks in the past 10 years. And the Metro Ethernet Forum has been behind a…

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…