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  • Networking's open at last. Now what?

    Networking hardware and spontaneous applause don't often go together, but Facebook's Omar Baldonado set off a round of cheering this week when he told engineers there's finally an open-source hardware design that they can use to build switches.

    Written by Stephen Lawson17 March 15 05:09
  • Open-source hardware is gaining critical mass

    The Open Compute Project, which wants to open up hardware the same way Linux opened up software, is starting to tackle its forklift problem.

    Written by Stephen Lawson11 March 15 06:20
  • Facebook announces its open data-center switch

    Facebook has taken networking into its own hands, building a switch to link servers inside its data centers, and wants to make the platform available to others.

    Written by Stephen Lawson19 June 14 04:00