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3 Cloud Myths That Won't Go Away
Commentary  |  10/09/2015  | 
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Like the myths around who actually discovered America, cloud computing has its share of stubborn misconceptions. Here are the top three....

Paving The Way For SDN Interoperability
Commentary  |  10/09/2015  | 
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Two new abstraction frameworks ensure interoperability between OpenFlow v1.3-enabled hardware-based switches from different vendors....

Technology Drives The 21st Century Office
Commentary  |  10/09/2015  | 
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Cloud-based solutions, smarter mobile devices, UC platforms and ubiquitous wireless access are changing the workplace dramatically....

Corporate VPNs In The Bullseye
News  |  10/09/2015  | 
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Two newly discovered attacks targeted at corporate VPNs demonstrate how attackers can abuse and use these networks for their own purposes....

WLAN Spending Fuels Enterprise Network Market Growth
News  |  10/08/2015  | 
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Companies are upgrading their networks to increase wireless capacity while moving cautiously with SDN, new market research shows....

Banks Bet Their Money On Private Cloud
Commentary  |  10/08/2015  | 
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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....

Selecting Storage: Buzzword Bingo
Commentary  |  10/08/2015  | 
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The storage industry is rife with buzzwords. Here are some of the popular ones storage buyers need to navigate carefully in order to find storage products that truly meet their needs....

Network Troubleshooting: Device Cleanup
Commentary  |  10/07/2015  | 
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In this video, Tony Fortunato explains how removing unnecessary protocols and services from desktops and other devices can make the job of network troubleshooting much easier....

IT Monitoring & The Five Stages of Grief
Commentary  |  10/07/2015  | 
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Organizations often exhibit a series of behaviors when they implement IT monitoring systems that makes life difficult for IT pros doing the monitoring....

3 Ways IT Can Avoid Cloud Obsolescence
Commentary  |  10/06/2015  | 
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As businesses shift to the cloud, IT teams need to transform in order to remain relevant. Heres how one CIO is doing it....

Segmentation: A Fire Code For Network Security
Commentary  |  10/05/2015  | 
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New technologies like software-defined segmentation are making it easier to prevent a compromise from spreading by separating users and network resources into zones....

HP Spearheads Open Source Network OS Initiative
News  |  10/05/2015  | 
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Linux-based OpenSwitch NOS is designed to provide data center networks with more flexibility....

When Flash Storage Is Not Enough
Commentary  |  10/05/2015  | 
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Flash storage seems like an easy way to solve storage performance problems in virtualized data centers, but heres why using flash alone isnt sufficient....

White Boxes Going Mainstream
Commentary  |  10/02/2015  | 
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White-box servers from ODMs are making their way into the enterprise in a growing trend that has far-reaching ramifications for the data center....

Why Docker Is The Hottest Technology On The Block
Commentary  |  10/02/2015  | 
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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....

Cloud Computing Comes Of Age
Commentary  |  10/01/2015  | 
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The concept of shared computing has come a long way in a short time. This interactive timeline from Matillion Business Intelligence chronicles the evolution of the cloud, from the first stored program computer to a future filled with cloud-based serv...

Building A WAN Using Cisco DMVPN
Commentary  |  10/01/2015  | 
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Dynamic Multipoint VPN technology enables organizations to connect their offices via VPNs built over the Internet. Here's how it works....

5 Elements Of The New Infrastructure Stack
Commentary  |  9/30/2015  | 
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Stu Miniman teams up with Brian Gracely to explain why containers, flash, hyperconvergence, OpenStack, and virtual SAN are so important for today's infrastructure....

Supporting the Hyperconnected Workforce
Commentary  |  9/30/2015  | 
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Here are five ways businesses can provide communication and collaboration tools to support today's connected, mobile workers....

Juniper Debuts Unite Architecture For Campus Networks
News  |  9/29/2015  | 
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New network architecture includes campus fabric for EX9200 switches and security products....

Throughput 101: Don't Guess At File Sizes
Commentary  |  9/28/2015  | 
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In this video, network troubleshooting guru Tony Fortunato demonstrates how to perform a file transfer test to determine file size....

Why You Should Adopt A Cloud-First Networking Strategy
Commentary  |  9/28/2015  | 
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The rise of hybrid cloud in the enterprise means that network engineers need to focus on enabling and supporting cloud in all its forms....

Today's IT Department Is Also The AV Department
Commentary  |  9/25/2015  | 
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As audio visual tools have converged with unified communications, they've become a responsibility of the IT team....

ARIN IPv4 Address Supply Runs Out
News  |  9/24/2015  | 
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Pressure to deploy IPv6 heats up with the depletion of ARIN's IPv4 free pool....

Dell Adds New Campus & Data Center Networking Products
News  |  9/24/2015  | 
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Dell aims to simplify campus networking with new architecture and builds on its open networking strategy with new data center switch....