SonicWall firewalls automatically detect and provision SonicPoints, push appropriate security updates and policies, and assist with set-up.
The OPNFV Project in three months has grown its membership to 44, and is looking to accelerate its momentum going into next year.
The FCC penalty against T-Mobile is second in size only to a $105 million fine imposed against AT&T in October for the same infraction.
The networking vendor is seeking an injunction from the ITC to keep Arista from selling networking products that are named in patent lawsuits.
Officials with the carrier are looking to accelerate the multi-year development of its ambitious software-defined cloud network.
Businesses will need to grapple with the deluge of data generated by the Internet of things and pay closer attention to cyber-security in the year ahead, according to the software giant.
The FCC fine against Sprint would equal the $105 million fine imposed against AT&T in October for the same infraction, which added unauthorized charges to phone bills.
The company is rolling out ShoreTel Sky Mobility, which enables users to more easily communicate with video through their Apple or Android devices.
The group, which is one of several pushing specs for interoperability among IoT devices, expects the first Thread-enabled products next year.
T-Mobile customers will be able to save their unused high-speed data plan allocations each month and roll it over for use in future months, starting in January.
The startup also is rolling out a kit for agile data centers, with officials saying organizations need to tailor their deployments based on workloads.
The company, under pressure from activist investor Elliott for a year, will be taken private by the new owners after the deal closes in 2015.
Despite lingering rumors that Sprint would again try to buy T-Mobile, Sprint's parent company's moves to cut back have ended the speculation.
The company and the major investor are discussing adding Elliott-suggested people to the vendor's board of directors, according to a report.
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