Lords of the DNS remind admins about Flag Day, Juniper likes Watson and more

PING, PING, PING … it’s your networking roundup for the week
Roundup To cure some persistent security, implementation, and performance problems in the Domain Name System, the lords of the DNS have proclaimed older implementations as end of life.…

At 900k lines of code, ONOS is getting heavy. Can it go on a diet?

‘Net greybeard Douglas Comer talks SDN with El Reg
Interview Software Defined Networking (SDN) has changed the landscape of networking, but along the way it has created its own problems. Doug Comer of Purdue University thinks disaggregating SDN control…

Man drives 6,000 miles to prove Uncle Sam’s cellphone coverage maps are wrong – and, boy, did he manage it

Amazing how a big cash payout focuses the mind
A Vermont state employee drove 6,000 miles in six weeks to prove that the cellular coverage maps from the US government suck – and was wildly successful.…

FCC: Oh no, deary me. What a shame. Too bad, so sad we can’t do net neutrality appeal during the US govt shutdown

Not so fast, there, Ajit…
America’s broadband watchdog, the FCC, has asked the courts to postpone an appeal against its net neutrality repeal out of “an abundance of caution” due to the partial US government shutdown.…

Oxford University reportedly turns off its Huawei money tap

No more Chinese tech vendor grants for at least three to six months, compsci students told
Oxford University is reportedly suspending all research grants and donations from Chinese tech giant Huawei, according to a Chinese newspaper.…

Oxford University reportedly turns off its Huawei money tap

No more Chinese tech vendor grants for at least three to six months, compsci students told
Oxford University is reportedly suspending all research grants and donations from Chinese tech giant Huawei, according to a Chinese newspaper.…

Oxford University reportedly turns off its Huawei money tap

No more Chinese tech vendor grants for at least three to six months, compsci students told
Oxford University is reportedly suspending all research grants and donations from Chinese tech giant Huawei, according to a Chinese newspaper.…

Oxford University reportedly turns off its Huawei money tap

No more Chinese tech vendor grants for at least three to six months, compsci students told
Oxford University is reportedly suspending all research grants and donations from Chinese tech giant Huawei, according to a Chinese newspaper.…

Huawei’s elusive Mr Ren: We’re just a ‘sesame seed’ in a superpower spat

Trump, communism and 5G – a rare glimpse into the founder’s past and present
Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei does not give interviews, so the two-hour audience the firm granted to US media on Monday was a landmark – and perhaps a recognition of the crisis …