Tech Jobs: 12 Killer Locations
Internet Traffic Will Hit 2 Zettabytes By 2019, Cisco Says
The Hyperconvergence Craze: More Than Hype
How Can SDN Cross The Chasm?
9 Cool, Free Summer Classes For Tech Pros
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Build WiFi To Weather The IoT Onslaught
Dirk Gates, Executive Chairman & Founder, XirrusCommentary
The Internet of Things is coming. The four strategies here can help enterprises future-proof their wireless networks to support the looming demands.
By Dirk Gates Executive Chairman & Founder, Xirrus,
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Campus Switch Upgrades: How To Make The Case
Dan Conde, Analyst, Enterprise Strategy GroupCommentary
Deciding when to upgrade your campus switch involves ROI considerations, figuring out wireless user requirements, and understanding process implications.
By Dan Conde Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group,
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Is The Internet The Model For 'Everynet?'
Tom Nolle, President & Founder, CIMI CorporationCommentary
Perhaps it's time to set aside the Internet model and instead look to a model of networking based on SDN and NFV.
By Tom Nolle President & Founder, CIMI Corporation,
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Internet Traffic Will Hit 2 Zettabytes By 2019, Cisco Says
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network ComputingNews
The Cisco Visual Networking Index forecasts surge in IP traffic driven by number of factors, including growth of the Internet of Things.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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Tech Jobs: 12 Killer Locations
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
The number of technology jobs is increasing across the country, but you might need to look in some unexpected cities and states to find them.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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Overcoming Cloud Security Challenges
Brendan Ziolo, Head of Large Enterprise Strategy, Alcatel-LucentCommentary
To truly take advantage of cloud computing, enterprises must balance the capabilities of public and private, while focusing on security.
By Brendan Ziolo Head of Large Enterprise Strategy, Alcatel-Lucent,
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EMC Buys Virtustream To Expand Its Cloud Offerings
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, CloudCommentary
EMC will apply Virtustream's cloud software and managed hosting expertise across its businesses, including VMware.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud,
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The Hyperconvergence Craze: More Than Hype
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network ComputingNews
Survey shows that VDI remains a top use case for hyperconverged infrastructure, and a need for efficiency rather than frustration with legacy storage is driving interest in the technology.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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MagicBands & Challenging The Storage Status Quo
Frank Denneman, Technology Evangelist, PernixDataCommentary
Enterprise data centers can take a cue from Disney's innovative wearable by breaking away from old processes with scale-out storage and object-based storage.
By Frank Denneman Technology Evangelist, PernixData,
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8 Reasons IT Pros Hate The Cloud
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
We sense a simmering level of vitriol whenever we speak with IT professionals about the cloud in our daily conversations, at industry conferences, and in other settings. Here's why.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks,
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How Can SDN Cross The Chasm?
Dr. Jim Metzler, Founder & Vice President, Ashton, Metzler & AssociatesCommentary
Software-defined networking needs some compelling business cases before it can make the jump into a widely deployed technology.
By Dr. Jim Metzler Founder & Vice President, Ashton, Metzler & Associates,
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Bots Outpace Humans Online: Study
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical ContentCommentary
Humans were responsible for only 41% of network traffic monitored by Distil Networks; bots made up the rest. What does this mean for your applications?
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content,
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EMC Open Sources ViPR With Eye On Software Future
Jim O'Reilly, ConsultantCommentary
Storage heavyweight prepares for industry shift to software-defined storage by open sourcing its storage controller.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant,
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ARIN Nearing IPv4 Depletion, For Real
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network ComputingNews
The American Registry for Internet Numbers says it will have to activate its IPv4 waiting list this summer. Enterprises can opt for IPv4 transfer market or finally consider deploying IPv6.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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9 Cool, Free Summer Classes For Tech Pros
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
Looking to enrich your brain this summer? Look no further than these free online courses on everything from cyberwarfare and Python programming to superheroes, robotics and cooking for geeks.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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Network Performance Monitoring, Easy As Pi
Susan Fogarty, Editor in ChiefNews
Network monitoring startup NetBeez harnesses the value of the Raspberry Pi to test application performance in distributed environments from the user point of view.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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Verizon & AOL: What Can We Learn?
Russ White, Principal Engineer, IPOS, EricssonCommentary
Verizon's purchase of media company AOL and the growth of Google Fiber highlight the need to find a balance between content and transport.
By Russ White Principal Engineer, IPOS, Ericsson,
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8 Hot Online Colleges For IT Pros
Network Computing Editors, Education
Check out these colleges and universities that offer online IT courses and degrees to help keep your tech skills and knowledge fresh.
By Network Computing Editors ,
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Three Requirements For True Micro-Segmentation
Geoff Huang, Director of Product Marketing, VMwareCommentary
'Micro-segmentation' is getting attention as a way network virtualization can improve security. Find out what it is and how it works, from the originators of the term.
By Geoff Huang Director of Product Marketing, VMware,
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Security Startup Defends Against WiFi Hijacking
Lee Badman, Network Engineer & Wireless Technical LeadCommentary
CoroNet aims to thwart man-in-the-middle attacks on WiFi or cellular communications with technology that secures the radio level.
By Lee Badman Network Engineer & Wireless Technical Lead,
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