Stories by Dan Neel and Ashlee Vance

Sun runs with N1

Sun Microsystems has found a name for its network virtualization strategy, and that name is N1, according to Greg Papadopoulos, the CTO for Sun.

Vote sets PCI technology on road to standardization

A next generation PCI (peripheral component interconnect) interface code-named Arapahoe is on its way to becoming an industry standard following a vote Friday by the PCI SIG (special interest group), the industry body that oversees PCI bus specifications. Arapahoe will eventually replace current PCI interfaces as products hosting the new technology begin to appear, officials said.