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Why Cisco FabricPath?
Commentary  |  11/17/2015  | 
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STP can't meet the requirements of today's data centers. CBT Nuggets trainer Anthony Sequeira demonstrates Cisco's TRILL-based alternative technology and explains its benefits....

ONUG Spotlights Shift To Software And Services
Commentary  |  11/16/2015  | 
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Tom Hollingsworth provides a recap and analysis of the key trends discussed at the fall Open Networking Users Group meeting....

Connect Your Clouds With The Right Network
Commentary  |  11/12/2015  | 
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Enterprises have many options for cloud, including private, virtual private, or hybrid cloud deployments, but should also pay attention to the technology between them....

Open Networking Put To The Test
News  |  11/11/2015  | 
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UNH-IOL plugfest produces list of interoperable combinations of networking gear based on Open Compute Project specs....

IoT: The Enterprise Impact
Commentary  |  11/11/2015  | 
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The Internet of Things will place new pressures on many fronts for enterprise networks, including DNS and management requirements....

Cisco And Ericsson Unveil Partnership
News  |  11/09/2015  | 
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Networking heavyweights ink deal to combine their forces in rapidly changing market....

Interop Provides In-Depth Education With Industry Experts
Commentary  |  11/09/2015  | 
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The schedule for Interop Las Vegas 2016 is jam-packed with the training you need on IT's most important topics....

Wireshark 2.0: First Impressions
Commentary  |  11/09/2015  | 
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Tony Fortunato shares his initial thoughts on the updated version of the popular open source network analysis tool....

Software-Defined Network Management: What We Need
Commentary  |  11/06/2015  | 
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Does software-defined networking need software-defined network management?...

Shining a Spotlight on SD-WAN Interoperability
Commentary  |  11/05/2015  | 
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This hot WAN technology holds great promise, but isn't without its issues....

The Future Of Networking Is Watson
Commentary  |  11/05/2015  | 
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Forget SDN. IBM's cognitive system demonstrates the power of artificial intelligence, which will run our networks and transform IT management....

Riverbed's Take On SD-WAN
Commentary  |  11/04/2015  | 
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The software-defined WAN market is hopping. WAN optimization specialist Riverbed tackles the space from a different angle....

Juniper Goes All In On Network Disaggregation
News  |  11/03/2015  | 
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Networking vendor launches disaggregated Junos software and new data center switch plus new NFV products....

DDoS Mitigation: Pay Attention To The Network
Commentary  |  11/03/2015  | 
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DDoS attacks are a growing threat. Monitoring firewall and load balancing activity can help IT teams detect and mitigate DDoS attacks....

Xen Patches 'Worst'-Ever Virtual Machine Escape Vulnerability
News  |  10/30/2015  | 
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Bug remained undetected for seven years and enabled complete control of host system....

WiFi Calling In The Enterprise
Commentary  |  10/29/2015  | 
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With WiFi about to take off, enterprises can look forward to improved indoor calling, but they need to prepare to support it....

Cisco Ramps Up Security With Lancope Purchase
News  |  10/27/2015  | 
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Networking giant continues to double down on security with acquisition of network security firm....

IoT & The Role Of SD-WAN
Commentary  |  10/27/2015  | 
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The Internet of Things will require a robust virtual network. Software-defined overlays will help ensure reliable connections....

Wireshark: Editing A Packet
Commentary  |  10/27/2015  | 
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In this video, Tony Fortunato shows how a new feature in the Wireshark network analysis tool allows you to sanitize the information in a trace file before sharing it....

Meet The IT Experts Behind Interop
Commentary  |  10/26/2015  | 
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Interop welcomes some of the most respected and brightest minds in the IT industry as Track Chairs for its educational program....

HP's Composable Infrastructure Vision
News  |  10/26/2015  | 
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HP wants to enable enterprises to easily and quickly spin up on-premises data center resources via software....

Tom Hollingsworth On Automating the Data Center Network
Commentary  |  10/22/2015  | 
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Everyone's favorite Networking Nerd joins us live next week with objective advice for increasing your data center network performance....

Cisco DMVPN: Choosing The Right Routing Protocol
Commentary  |  10/21/2015  | 
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This series on building a WAN using DMVPN concludes with a discussion on factors to consider when selecting OSFP, EIGRP or BGP as a routing protocol....

SDN & OpenFlow World Congress: 3 Key Themes
Commentary  |  10/21/2015  | 
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The SDN and NFV industries gathered in Europe last week, and OpenStack, microservices, and service function chaining were top of mind....

Why The Business Needs SDN
Commentary  |  10/20/2015  | 
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Software-defined networking provides network programmability, which helps contain operational costs and enables business growth....