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June 23, 2017
Channel executives said Cisco's new campus networking approach offers software-defined networking, management and security capabilities, but will face a customer adoption test.
November 22, 2016
Federal officials have cleared Arista's newer switches for importation to the U.S. after trade officials found older Arista products in violation of three Cisco patents.
February 17, 2015
The forecast for indirect sales of server, storage and enterprise networking hardware is a good one, says IDC. Analyst Paul Edwards breaks down each channel market.
September 27, 2013
Two Cisco-certified experts detail the five biggest challenges admins face when configuring Cisco routers and switches.
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