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Containers: What IT Pros Should Consider
Azmi Jafarey, Network Computing AuthorCommentary
Containerization is a hot technology that IT teams can't afford to ignore. Here are some basic facts to know plus benefits and risks to weigh.
By Azmi Jafarey Network Computing Author,
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AWS Outage Traced To Route Leak
Network Computing Editors, News
Netflix and other sites knocked offline Tuesday after route leak at a service provider causes Amazon Web Services outage.
By Network Computing Editors ,
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Cisco-OpenDNS May Upset Networking Ecosystem
Russ White, Principal Engineer, IPOS, EricssonCommentary
Cisco's acquisition of security provider OpenDNS is a symptom of the vendor's transition to services that could have wide partner and competitor repercussions.
By Russ White Principal Engineer, IPOS, Ericsson,
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Cisco Unveils IoT Framework
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network ComputingNews
Networking giant expands its IoT portfolio with 15 new products for network connectivity, IoT security and manageability.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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Linux Foundation Funds Internet Security Advances
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, CloudCommentary
The Linux Foundation's Core Infrastructure Initiative has selected three security-oriented projects to receive a total of $500,000 in funding.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud,
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Linux Container Success Hinges On Standards
Matt Hicks, Senior Director of Engineering, Red HatCommentary
Without standards in the areas of format, runtime, and orchestration, Linux containers risk not reaching their full potential.
By Matt Hicks Senior Director of Engineering, Red Hat,
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Container Networking: Challenges & Requirements
Valentina Alaria, Senior Director of Product and Solutions Marketing, PLUMgridCommentary
The Docker networking model falls short in meeting enterprise requirements. Here are key considerations for container networking.
By Valentina Alaria Senior Director of Product and Solutions Marketing, PLUMgrid,
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The Long Road To Hybrid Cloud
Tim Brophy, Global Cloud Architect, Dimension DataCommentary
In order to reap the ROI benefits of a true hybrid cloud environment, CIOs must have a well-thought out cloud strategy to avoid pitfalls.
By Tim Brophy Global Cloud Architect, Dimension Data,
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Copyrighting Code & Interfaces: Ask The Right Questions
Russ White, Principal Engineer, IPOS, EricssonCommentary
The U.S. government has supported the ruling against Google for violation of Oracle's Java API. Criticism from the technology community is rampant, but perhaps we should view software copyright in a different light.
By Russ White Principal Engineer, IPOS, Ericsson,
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Cisco Live Recap: Change (And Rock 'n Roll) Was In The Air
Ed Weadon, Senior Network EngineerCommentary
Networking pros at Cisco Live witnessed changing leadership and new technology, along with the usual technical deep dives and killer entertainment.
By Ed Weadon Senior Network Engineer,
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Silver Peak Delivers SD WAN Overlay
Beth Schultz, Managing Editor, No Jitter.News
Software-defined architecture aims to give enterprises a secure, reliable, and cost-effective way to build hybrid WANs.
By Beth Schultz Managing Editor, No Jitter.,
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3 Ways To Avoid Cloud Cost Overruns
Robbie Wright, Virtualization & Cloud Computing Strategist, CommvaultCommentary
Implementing cloud infrastructure is supposed to save money, but can lead to costly surprises if you're not careful.
By Robbie Wright Virtualization & Cloud Computing Strategist, Commvault,
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Brocade Unveils SDN Monitoring App
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network ComputingNews
Flow Optimizer works with OpenDaylight-based controllers for network security and bandwidth control.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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Better, Faster WiFi In 7 Steps
Lee Badman,
The enterprise wireless LAN is now indispensable, and will be the basis of a host of new services in the next decade. Follow these guidelines to ensure your wireless network is robust today and tomorrow.
By Lee Badman ,
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Docker Containers: 9 Fundamental Facts
Network Computing Editors,
The Docker open source platform for deploying and distributing applications in a virtualized container offers many benefits. We explain what enterprises should know about the popular technology.
By Network Computing Editors ,
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What IT Can Learn From Hollywood
Mike Moore, CIO, Virtual InstrumentsCommentary
The film industry has undergone a dramatic shift in how movies are made, and IT management can benefit from a similar transformation.
By Mike Moore CIO, Virtual Instruments,
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Where DevOps Meets The Network
Lori MacVittie, Commentary
Network architects and operators need to work with application developers and operators to achieve optimal application performance.
By Lori MacVittie ,
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7 Super Cloud Storage And File-Sharing Platforms
Network Computing and Interop, Author
Cloud sync-and-share services can help businesses reduce on-site equipment, improve backup and compliance, and foster worker collaboration. Find out which platforms are enterprise-worthy.
By Network Computing and Interop Author,
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Lab Carries SDN-Based Software From Concept To Reality
Susan Fogarty, Editor in ChiefNews
Gencore Systems took advantage of Juniper Networks' OpenLab facility to test and bring to market new cloud analysis software that relies on SDN.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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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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