Home / Networking


Huawei handed another 90-day temporary reprieve by US

Image: Huawei Three months after the United States handed over an extension to Huawei, the Department of Commerce has given another temporary license to the Chinese telecommunications equipment giant. “The Temporary General License extension will allow carriers to continue to service customers in some of the most remote areas of ...

Read More »

Google Cloud rolls out platform for network visibility and management

As organizations adopt multi-cloud and hybrid cloud strategies, networks are becoming more complex. Enterprise network managing teams typically rely on multiple tools to monitor and troubleshoot their networks, and they spend a substantial amount of time managing problems.  To address this challenge, Google Cloud on Wednesday is announcing the Network ...

Read More »

ACCC decides NBN needs to cater beyond its layer 2 remit

Image: Chris Duckett/ZDNet When it comes to artificial constructs, the combination of the Australia Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) and National Broadband Network (NBN) is an absolute world-beater. At the heart of NBN is the loathed connectivity virtual circuit (CVC) pricing structure, which telcos have bashed since its inception. Thanks ...

Read More »

Public cloud providers’ network performance wildly varies

Top ways to manage cloud complexity Tonya Hall speak with David Linthicum, chief cloud strategy officer at Deloitte Consulting, to learn exactly what cloud complexity is, the threats surrounding it, and what companies can do to implement best cloud complexity practices. It is not easy measuring public cloud performance. I ...

Read More »

ACMA to use s313 to block illegal offshore gambling sites

Image: Juan R Velasco, Getty Images/iStockphoto The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has warned it is set to get the nation’s ISPs to block offshore gambling sites that are in violation of the Interactive Gambling Act 2001. “The ability to have ISPs block illegal websites will be a valuable ...

Read More »