Juniper Networks' Worst Enemies

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    Ericka Chickowski



Since the start, Juniper Networks has duked it out with Cisco for supremacy in core switching, network edge dominance and more. Now that Cisco's stumbling a bit, you can count on Juniper to look for new opportunities from its rival's missteps.
Play in the highly competitive networking world long enough and you're bound to make a few enemies. As one of the key innovators in the 1990s in the high-performance router and switching market, Juniper Networks has a long history of shaking up the market. It is no surprise that it's got plenty of competitors lining up to vie for its business. The first one is obvious--Cisco--but there are plenty more to keep this horserace interesting.
This article was originally published on 2011-04-29