News of Note—Verizon, Vtech, net neutrality and more

news of note

> Veritas Technologies has named Greg Hughes CEO as part of a planned succession strategy to lead the next phase of the company's evolution. Release

> Frost & Sullivan is recognizing Verizon with two awards—the 2017 North American Product Leadership Award for the Audio Conferencing market and the 2017 North American Product Line Leadership Award for the Hosted Internet Protocol Telephony and Unified Communications As-a-Service market. Release

> 802.11ax standard routers, which can handle multiple in-home devices, will support 6 Gbps of bandwidth. BGR article


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> VTech Electronics and VTech Electronics North America have reached a settlement with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission to resolve an investigation of a cyberattack in 2015 and certain technical issues involving notice and consent under the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act. Release

> A group of Senate Democrats have garnered enough support to force the Senate to vote on restoring net neutrality. Business Insider article

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