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It's Time To Integrate Encryption
Network Computing, ContributorCommentary
What's the first step to improving information security? Quit blaming people and focus on enabling technologies like encryption.
By Tarun Loomba, VP & GM, Computing Storage Solutions, SanDisk Inc. ,
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3 Ways To Optimize IT Operations
John Miecielica, Director of Product Management, TeamQuestCommentary
A truly effective IT infrastructure can become a competitive advantage. Here's how to make good IT operations even better.
By John Miecielica Director of Product Management, TeamQuest,
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Internet of Things: 5 Real-World Reasons It's Not Going Away
Network Computing, Contributor
Don't dismiss IoT as a technology of the future. We look beyond the hype and examine some of the ways enterprises are putting the IoT to work today.
By Joyce Chutchian, Contributor ,
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3D XPoint: A Memory Game Changer
Jim O'Reilly, ConsultantCommentary
The new memory technology from Intel and Micron will bring massive changes to storage systems with major repercussions in the data center.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant,
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IoT: The Enterprise Impact
Dan Conde, Analyst, Enterprise Strategy GroupCommentary
The Internet of Things will place new pressures on many fronts for enterprise networks, including DNS and management requirements.
By Dan Conde Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group,
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Riverbed's Take On SD-WAN
John Herbert, Network EngineerCommentary
The software-defined WAN market is hopping. WAN optimization specialist Riverbed tackles the space from a different angle.
By John Herbert Network Engineer,
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How To Control Shadow IT
Penny Collen, Financial Solutions Architect, Cloud Cruiser, IncCommentary
The ready availability of cloud services has eroded IT's control. Here are some ways to wrest it back.
By Penny Collen Financial Solutions Architect, Cloud Cruiser, Inc,
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7 Building Blocks For Enterprise IoT
Network Computing, Contributor
Behind all those flashy applications enabled by the Internet of Things is a stark reality -- enterprises must create a highly reliable and secure infrastructure before they can capitalize on it.
By Alan Joch, Contributor ,
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DDoS Mitigation: Pay Attention To The Network
Vess Bakalov, CTO & Co-Founder, SevOneCommentary
DDoS attacks are a growing threat. Monitoring firewall and load balancing activity can help IT teams detect and mitigate DDoS attacks.
By Vess Bakalov CTO & Co-Founder, SevOne,
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IoT Security & Privacy: Reducing Vulnerabilities
Isaac Potoczny-Jones, Research Lead of Computer Security at GaloisCommentary
Ensuring data security and privacy in IoT networks means taking a different approach and building protection in from the start.
By Isaac Potoczny-Jones Research Lead of Computer Security at Galois,
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8 Wireless Startups & Products Transforming Mobility
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
The growth and development of wireless technology shows no signs of slowing down. These innovative companies and their products could revolutionize the mobile world.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing,
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IT Security Horror Stories
Network Computing Editors,
In honor of Halloween and Cybersecurity Awareness Month, these tales from the IT crypt are sure to haunt your nightmares.
By Mav Turner, Director of Product Marketing and Business Strategy, Security, SolarWinds ,
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Meet The IT Experts Behind Interop
Susan Fogarty, Editor in ChiefCommentary
Interop welcomes some of the most respected and brightest minds in the IT industry as Track Chairs for its educational program.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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Why The Business Needs SDN
Lori MacVittie, Commentary
Software-defined networking provides network programmability, which helps contain operational costs and enables business growth.
By Lori MacVittie ,
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Who's Managing Your Cloud?
Tim Brophy, Global Cloud Architect, Dimension DataCommentary
The expectation that cloud providers will manage enterprise systems and applications is sometimes misplaced. Be sure to create effective management guidelines from the start.
By Tim Brophy Global Cloud Architect, Dimension Data,
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Paving The Way For SDN Interoperability
Dan Pitt, Commentary
Two new abstraction frameworks ensure interoperability between OpenFlow v1.3-enabled hardware-based switches from different vendors.
By Dan Pitt ,
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Technology Drives The 21st Century Office
Kevin Riley, CTO & Vice President of Engineering, SonusCommentary
Cloud-based solutions, smarter mobile devices, UC platforms and ubiquitous wireless access are changing the workplace dramatically.
By Kevin Riley CTO & Vice President of Engineering, Sonus,
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Banks Bet Their Money On Private Cloud
Brendan Ziolo, Head of Large Enterprise Strategy, Alcatel-LucentCommentary
As banks move toward a cloud-based infrastructure, they must protect their assets while understanding that the network is a fundamental contributor to the cloud and to their customers' quality of experience.
By Brendan Ziolo Head of Large Enterprise Strategy, Alcatel-Lucent,
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Why Docker Is The Hottest Technology On The Block
CBT Nuggets, Commentary
We know you've heard about Docker. In this tutorial and video, we explain why it's so popular and exactly what the container technology entails.
By CBT Nuggets ,
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DevOps, Hybrid Cloud & Sandboxes
Joan Wrabetz, Chief Technology Officer, QualiSystemsCommentary
With devops and hybrid cloud gaining traction in the enterprise, sandboxes give IT pros a safe way to build and test applications in both on-premise and public cloud environments.
By Joan Wrabetz Chief Technology Officer, QualiSystems,
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