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Network Troubleshooting: Consider The Load Balancer
Betty DuBois, Chief Network Detective, Network Detectives, LLCCommentary
Packet analysis can discover issues in your network, but if there is a load balancer in the mix, you'll want to follow these best practices.
By Betty DuBois Chief Network Detective, Network Detectives, LLC,
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IoT: Centralized Vs. Distributed Architectures
Cahit Akin, CEO & Co-founder, Mushroom NetworksCommentary
How do we create cohesive networks to support the Internet of Things?
By Cahit Akin CEO & Co-founder, Mushroom Networks,
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Network Orchestration Smarts Up
Zeus Kerravala, Founder & Principal Analyst, ZK ResearchCommentary
In this era of digitization, multimedia and cloud, the network needs to evolve from connectivity to business continuity.
By Zeus Kerravala Founder & Principal Analyst, ZK Research,
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Wi-Fi Aware And Wi-Fi Sense Spark Concerns
Lee Badman, Network Engineer & Wireless Technical LeadCommentary
Two new consumer WiFi technologies could impact enterprise WLAN security and performance.
By Lee Badman Network Engineer & Wireless Technical Lead,
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Dmail Makes Gmail Vanish
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise MobilityCommentary
You can make Gmail messages self-destruct with a Chrome browser extension.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility,
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WiFi Best Practices For Quality Assurance
Chris Spain, VP of Product Management, Enterprise Infrastructure and Solutions Group, CiscoCommentary
Today's WiFi networks require a more strategic approach than just dropping APs everywhere in order to ensure quality of service.
By Chris Spain VP of Product Management, Enterprise Infrastructure and Solutions Group, Cisco,
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Twitter Security Pro: Encryption Isn't Enough
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise MobilityCommentary
Companies need to focus on developing secure coding practices and security education.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility,
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9 SDN Starter Kits And Freebies
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network Computing
Looking to try your hand at software-defined networking, but don't know where to begin? Here are some options.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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How SSDs Can Reduce Server Costs
Jim O'Reilly, ConsultantCommentary
Swapping out hard-disk drives for solid-state drives boosts server performance and reduces the need to buy new servers.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant,
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Google Donates Kubernetes To New Foundation
Network Computing Editors, News
Internet giant teams with more than a dozen IT companies on the Cloud Native Computing Foundation, which will manage development of the Kubernetes container orchestration system.
By Network Computing Editors ,
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Spam Hits 12-Year Low, Symantec Report Finds
Larry Loeb, Blogger, InformationweekCommentary
While cyber-attacks grab all the headlines, the amount of spam hitting the in-boxes of the corporate world is actually at its lowest level in 12 years, according to Symantec.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek,
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DevOps Gaining Traction In The Enterprise
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark ReadingNews
Enterprises have a harder time implementing DevOps than nimbler web-scale companies, but are finding ways to overcome the challenges, experts say.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading,
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3 Steps To Open Communications & Collaboration
Brendan Ziolo, Head of Large Enterprise Strategy, Alcatel-LucentCommentary
Today's businesses need open communications platforms that deliver mobile integration, best-in-class voice and video, and rapid service innovation.
By Brendan Ziolo Head of Large Enterprise Strategy, Alcatel-Lucent,
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The Enterprise Data Center: Not Dead Yet
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network ComputingNews
451 Research study finds that majority of enterprises rely on their own infrastructure and continue to invest in it as they look to the cloud.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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Open Data Center Alliance Defines Open Cloud
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network ComputingNews
Industry group aims to cut through the confusion caused by overuse of the word "open" with paper explaining what it means by open cloud.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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Mozilla Kills Flash On Firefox As Adobe Rushes Patch
Nathan Eddy, Freelance WriterCommentary
It's another nail in the coffin for Adobe's Flash platform as Mozilla disables it from running on the company's Firefox Web browser.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer,
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Skype For Business: 8 Ways It's Better Than Lync
Network Computing Editors,
With the launch of Skype for Business, Microsoft allows businesses to expand their communications while maintaining enterprise-class controls. Find out how the platform has improved over Lync.
By Network Computing Editors ,
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4 Steps To Prevent Infrastructure Outages
John Miecielica, Director of Product Management, TeamQuestCommentary
Organizations today can't afford any ecommerce downtime. Here's how to avoid customer-service disasters.
By John Miecielica Director of Product Management, TeamQuest,
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Virtualization Administrator: 6 Key Skills
Kong Yang, Head Geek and Sr. Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWindsCommentary
If you're trying to get up to speed on virtualization technology, here are six areas to focus on to accelerate your journey.
By Kong Yang Head Geek and Sr. Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds,
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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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