Mellanox takes on Cisco, Juniper in 10 GbE market; IBM helps VELCO lay smart grid foundation

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> Mellanox is taking on Cisco and Juniper in the 10 GbE space with a new pricing structure and channel effort. Article

> AT&T has deployed its 5,000th alternative fuel vehicle, a CNG van, in Palmdale, Calif. Release

> IBM will help Vermont Electric Power Co. (VELCO) build a fiber and Ethernet-based communications network and lay the foundation of the state's smart grid. Article

> The U.S. House of Representatives has created a bill enabling Facebook users to sign up for a video-sharing app online that allows users to share viewing histories with their friends. Article

And finally ... YouTube is now streaming 4 billion online videos every day, which according to the company is a 25 percent increase in just the past eight months. Article

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