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Why Private Cloud Needs DevOps And SDN
Commentary  |  2/18/2016  | 
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Building a private cloud requires treating the infrastructure as code. ...

Striving For Continuous Network Configuration
Commentary  |  2/17/2016  | 
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Networking pros should aspire to the continuous deployment model used by application developers. ...

25 GbE: Data Center Deployment Scenarios
Commentary  |  2/17/2016  | 
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25 Gigabit Ethernet provides companies with a cost-effective option for meeting increased bandwidth demand. ...

DIY Big Data Security Analytics: OpenSOC
Commentary  |  2/16/2016  | 
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An open source framework provides a starting point for building your own analytics system. ...

Cloud Infrastructure Automation Key To IT Survival
Commentary  |  2/16/2016  | 
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Automating virtualized infrastructure management with technologies like hyperconvergence is essential. ...

Channel Bonding In WiFi: Use Cases
Commentary  |  2/15/2016  | 
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Bonded channels make sense in certain types of WLAN deployments, but not others. ...

Storage Industry Blues
Commentary  |  2/12/2016  | 
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Several technology and economic trends are making things tough for storage vendors. ...

Making The Case For WebRTC
Commentary  |  2/12/2016  | 
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The emerging technology for real-time communications promises three key business benefits. ...

Linux Foundation Launches IO Services Framework
News  |  2/11/2016  | 
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Open source FD.io project aims to speed networking and storage in cloud environments. ...

How SDN Interest Has Evolved
Commentary  |  2/11/2016  | 
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Research reveals how some drivers for enterprise SDN deployment have shifted while others remain constant. ...

The Internet Of Things Gets Real
Commentary  |  2/11/2016  | 
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Learn from the experts how IoT will affect you, and how your company can benefit from its intelligence. ...

Data Center Interconnect Design Considerations
Commentary  |  2/10/2016  | 
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Avoid problems by taking these factors into account when designing Layer 2 DCIs. ...

Overcoming Cloud Storage Challenges
Commentary  |  2/09/2016  | 
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Enterprises can run into problems like latency when using cloud storage for more than backup.   ...

5 Questions Your IT Vendors Should Ask You
Commentary  |  2/09/2016  | 
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Make sure your IT partners ask these questions so they craft the right solution for your business. ...

Network Redesign: In The Field
Commentary  |  2/08/2016  | 
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In this video, Tony Fortunato discusses his initial analysis of a network redesign project. ...

Beyond Open Standards
Commentary  |  2/08/2016  | 
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With the rise of disaggregation, the networking industry needs more than the IETF in order to thrive. ...

Storage Spending On The Rise
News  |  2/05/2016  | 
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451 Research finds that companies plan to spend more on public cloud storage as they prioritize disaster recovery and backup. ...

The End Of The High-End Storage Array Era
Commentary  |  2/04/2016  | 
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With the rise of all-flash arrays and object storage, big and fast no longer go together for enterprise storage. ...

The Network Must Change, Now
Commentary  |  2/03/2016  | 
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Networking is at a turning point, and engineers who want to stay relevant must look to the future. ...

US To Relinquish ICANN Oversight
Commentary  |  2/03/2016  | 
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The loss of US supervision could open the door to authoritarian governments censoring parts of the Internet. ...

The Cisco-Arista Battle Over CLI
Commentary  |  2/02/2016  | 
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Arista's use of Cisco's command-line interface is at the heart of the legal dispute between networking vendors. ...

Dark Fiber: Embracing The Dark Side
Commentary  |  2/02/2016  | 
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Leveraging unused fiber optic cables is becoming practical for more than large corporations. ...

Software-Defined Storage: The 2016 Outlook
Commentary  |  2/01/2016  | 
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Interest in SDS is growing as companies look for alternatives to high-priced storage drives. ...

Automating Firewall Administration
Commentary  |  2/01/2016  | 
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It's time to delegate the manual process of firewall policy changes to software intelligence. ...

What Old IT Pros Need To Remember
Commentary  |  1/29/2016  | 
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Here's some advice for experienced IT pros to help keep their IT careers on track. ...