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5 lessons for managing and recruiting in the new federal IT landscape

The federal IT space and the private IT space are different in many ways; think budgets, hiring processes, leadership chains, regulations and much more. But while the two are very different, they both share a common theme--change.

On second thought, 1.1 million comments to FCC weren't enough

In a concession that the American public may still have more to say on the net neutrality issue, the FCC decides it can listen to a whole month's worth of more comments.

John Chambers: Cisco's move to SDN will take many years

Change comes at such a rapid pace, and the speed of innovation is so quick and so difficult to chart that the impact of that change may take years to assess. That's literally what Cisco's CEO said Wednesday.

IETF working groups co-chair: Real standards need reference implementations

Long-time Cisco veteran Tom Nadeau, now with Brocade Networks, explains why he believes new standards like OpenStack and OpenDaylight have come to fruition so quickly...especially compared to the 1990s.

eBay, LastPass outages traced to table limit of older network routers

Internet outages traced to table limit of older network routers.

Intel acquires network chip maker Axxia from Avago, buys itself some time

In one of the most rapidly growing new markets in the history of technology, Intel may have made a strategic play that brings diverging paths into some kind of alignment.

Brocade's Tom Nadeau: OpenStack deserves a champion

A mature open source reference platform should be led by a principal player, balanced by an assembly of possibly competing interests, says one of all networking's principal architects.

IPv4 size barrier for routing tables may be hit this week

The number of direct connections between two points at the core of the IP network may already have exceeded the allotted memory for many of the net's installed routers. When do things start crashing?

NetScout sues Gartner over Magic Quadrant, 'extortionate' business practices

Networking vendor NetScout has filed a lawsuit against Gartner, alleging that placement in Gartner's Magic Quadrants is based on pay-for-play practices.

No, Vidyo's inclusion in devices is not 'Internet of Things video'

Suppose something could see you and talk to you over the Internet? Then suppose that something had a person on the other end instead of a thing. It wouldn't be an "Internet of Things", would it?