Networking News, Features, and Interviews

  • NZ telco chiefs demand action from Google, Facebook and Twitter CEOs

    The CEOs of New Zealand’s three largest broadband service providers — Simon Moutter (Spark), Jason Paris (Vodafone) and Stewart Sherriff (2degrees) — have penned an open letter to the CEOs of Facebook, Twitter and Google.

    20 March 19 09:42 Written by Stuart Corner
  • 3 steps to take before deploying SD-WAN

    Read the fine print in your current WAN contracts first to choose the most cost-effective SD-WAN option.

    13 March 19 21:00 Written by By Kevin DiLallo, Laura McDonald and Joe Schmidt
  • How to shop for CDN services

    Five questions to ask to get the right content delivery network for your organization

    12 March 19 21:00 Written by Stacy Collett
  • Huawei sues US government over 5G ban

    Huawei will challenge the constitutionality of a law being used to prevent it from providing 5G equipment to US telecommunications carriers through a ban on government use of its products and services.

    07 March 19 14:11 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • Chorus profit plummets 36 per cent

    Chorus has reported net profit after tax for the six months to 31 December of $30 million, down from $47 million in the same period last year.

    26 Feb. 19 09:27 Written by Stuart Corner
  • ICANN urges adopting DNSSEC - now

    Continuing attacks on directory name services have prompted ICANN to prompt enterprise DNS uses to push their suppliers for DNSSEC services to block some of these attacks that can compromise corporate data.

    26 Feb. 19 08:57 Written by Michael Cooney
  • Cisco warns on Hyperflex security vulnerabilities

    Cisco has identified two “High” security vulnerabilities in its HyperFlex data centre package that could let attackers gain control of the system.

    22 Feb. 19 06:27 Written by Michael Cooney
  • Spark blames Southern Cross for NPAT decline

    Spark has reported a 5.6 percent decline in net profit after tax for the six months to 31 December to $153m saying this was due to a decision by Southern Cross Cable — in which it holds a 50 percent stake — to withhold paying a dividend pending potential investment in the Southern Cross Next cable.

    20 Feb. 19 12:17 Written by Stuart Corner
  • Farmers call for better rural connectivity

    Federated Farmers has dismissed the Government's pledge to create regional digital hubs in rural areas as merely "a drop in the required connectivity bucket".

    08 Feb. 19 16:59 Written by Stuart Corner
  • InternetNZ saves .NZ domain names from Flag Day failure

    InternetNZ says its work over the past six months has saved thousands of .NZ domain names from failing today, 1 February, as a result of a global change to the domain name system that came into effect today in what has been named DNS Flag Day.

    01 Feb. 19 10:11 Written by Stuart Corner