Networking

Networking hardware, switches, routers, WiFi and 5G equipment designed for MSPs, IT service providers (ITSPs) and channel partners.

Huawei: Banned and Permitted In Which Countries? List and FAQ

Where is Huawei Technologies banned & permitted for 5G networking business & smartphones? Here’s a list of countries, companies, 5G wireless network projects & their Huawei business status.

How to Monitor Indicators of Behavior (IoB) for Enhanced Cybersecurity

Monitoring IoBs can separate typical from anomalous behavior and identify sequences of IoBs that can indicate criminal behavior.

Cytracom Acquires OmniNet; MSPs Gain SD-WAN Connectivity Services

Cytracom acquires OmniNet to enable simplified, secure SD-WAN network connectivity for MSPs & their end-customers, Zane Conkle & John Tippett explain.

PE-Backed KT Corp Acquires Epsilon Telecommunications for Network-as-a-Service Push

South Korea’s KT Corp and Daishin Private Equity have acquired network-as-a-service platform provider Epsilon Telecommunications.

Fortinet, Linksys Unveil HaaS-based Secure Home Network Equipment

Fortinet and Linksys unveil hardware-as-a-service (HaaS) model for new secure home networking gear that links to corporate networks.

Adtran, ADVA Merger Pursues Fiber, 5G Networking Opportunities

Adtran-ADVA merger promotes 5G & fiber networks to communications service providers (CSPs), enterprises & government. But $ADTN stock falls amid M&A concerns.

Comcast Acquires Masergy SD-WAN, SASE Network Services Business

Comcast Business acquires SD-WAN & SASE network security service provider Masergy. Deal aligns fiber, public broadband & secure remote access.

4 Benefits of Co-Managed Security Services

Internal IT security teams don’t have to tackle every security challenge on their own. That’s where co-managed IT security services come in.

Apollo Acquires Lumen’s ILEC Telco, Fiber Network Business

Private equity firm Apollo acquires Lumen’s ILEC (Incumbent Local Exchange Carrier). Valuation: 5.5x 2020 Estimated Adjusted EBITDA.

Logicalis Acquires 5G Networking Company Siticom

Logicalis acquires Siticom; international MSP and IT consulting company gains for 5G and software-defined networking expertise across EMEA.