Cisco WebEx Now Works Sans Cloud
Cisco also expands collaboration technologies it offers via partners, including a 'rendezvous conferencing' option for videoconferencing.
Wireless for Beginners Part 1: RF and Waves
In the first of a three-part introduction to essential wireless concepts, this post covers the basics of the radio frequencies used in wireless networks and the phenomenon of attenuation.
Browsing Like It's 1990
Mobile computing has to rely on old tricks to keep up with websites built for screaming-fast home and office broadband.
4 Must-Ask Interview Questions for Network Engineers
If you're looking to hire a network engineer (or be hired as one), here are four job interview questions that I've asked, and three you shouldn't bother with. These questions will help you figure out what a candidate does and doesn't know.
Tape Rules for Long-Term Storage
A common knock against the use of tape for long-term archives is that data has to be migrated every few years as tape formats change. Not so. With good management, you can go 10 years between tape migrations. Here's why and how.
Shall We Play a Game?
Gamification is moving from the consumer Web into the enterprise as employers seek to influence employee behavior. Startups such as Badgeville are ready to play.
Cisco Unifies Wireless, Wired Management
Cisco Systems integrates wired and wireless management to run from a single platform, unifies policy management for network access, and rolls out new APs and a WLAN controller.
Citrix Says NetScaler's Future Is SDN
The company announced plans for a next-generation application delivery controller that will interoperate with SDN controllers to speed application deployment.
Social Media Guide To The Presidential Debates
Many people will watch the debates on TV--plus follow along on social networking, candidate, and news sites. Here are some of the websites to hit for a satisfying "second screen" experience.
9 Data Centers: Unexpected Beauty And Creativity
Most data centers are boring boxes--but not all. Take a look at a data center that houses a supercomputer in a chapel, or an underground data center with James Bond-styling, or a solar-powered data center, and much, much more.