Rollout: Fluke Networks LinkRunner Pro
Compact, rugged and inexpensive, LinkRunner Pro is ideal for technicians looking to diagnose simple connectivity issues or gnarlier problems on the physical level.
Rolling Review: Imperva's Secure Sphere
A strong start to our database extrusion-detection/-prevention series, Imperva's Secure Sphere is quick to learn user behavior, and its numerous signatures let it handily block known attacks against both the
Percept Announces Testing
Percept Technology labs delivers competitive analysis testing for the latest data storage and ITE products
The State of Business Intelligence
There's a transformational change going on in business intelligence. Next-generation BI promises speedier, automated decision-making, thanks to affordable computing and storage platforms and advances in business activity monitoring. We assess
F5 SSL VPN Supports Vista
F5's FirePass Controller SSL VPN, which lets users connect to corporate applications through a Web browser, has added Microsoft's Vista in its hefty list of supported OSs.
Infoblox-2000 Beefs Up DNS/DHCP
Infoblox's integrated DNS/DHCP appliance targets large enterprises and service providers supporting growing numbers of IP-enabled devices and applications.
QRadar Adds Identity Tracking to NBAD
Q1 Labs' network anomaly detection and security event management product catches up to the competition with the inclusion of identity tracking to its feature set.
VMware: The Virtualization Drag
By consolidating applications onto a single system, VMware provides cost savings, flexibility and improved application management, but there are trade-offs. We took to the lab to identify and determine
MIT's iFind Service
The Wi-Fi-based iFind provides a novel way to let groups of people find one another, set up meeting times or work together. Although ideal for a campus environment, iFind could
Rollout: AirMagnet Laptop Analyzer Pro
AirMagnet continues to add and expand features and functionality to Laptop Analyzer Pro, making it the de facto tool for wireless LAN troubleshooting and analysis.
IEEE Gives BPL a Needed Jolt
The IEEE has announced the formation of a working group to develop requirements for a baseline BPL standard. Advocates say this will provide competition for cable and telecom companies.
The Next Wave Of Enterprise Smartphones
Many IT pros have felt the pain of supporting the first wave of smartphones, but you're going to need to learn how to live with these devices--and be prepared for
Analysis: Alternative WLAN Technologies
Can your WLAN handle imminent growth? If your wireless strategy needs an upgrade, there are alternative technologies worth considering. We examine innovative solutions that are challenging WLAN market vendors.
PGP Supports Data Protection
PGP Corporation, a global leader in enterprise data security and encryption solutions, announced upgrades to its product portfolio
3Com Closes H3C Deal
3Com Corporation reported that its acquisition of Huawei Technologies' 49 percent stake in H3C for $882 million officially closed
SAP Implemented at UK
The University of Kentucky and SAP Public Services announced the successful implementation of a new software solution
Oracle Extends Hyperion Tender
Oracle announced that the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) review period for its tender offer for Hyperion Solutions Corporation has expired
Omneon Taps Bell Micro
Omneon has selected Bell Microproducts to spearhead the production of Omneon's award-winning MediaGrid Servers
DLF Selects IBM
DLF has awarded IBM a 10 year contract to transform and manage DLF's IT Infrastructure
He Said/He Said: VoIP Engineering Challenges
Over in our News Analysis section, we wrote up a story about a Network Instruments survey in which network engineers expressed concern about their ability to keep VoIP apps up and running. Our technology editors had their own thoughts:...
Rollout: Verizon E-VPLS Service
Targeted at the Fortune 100, E-VPLS Service gives large enterprises an alternative to leased lines for linking offices throughout the lower 48 states.
Who Picks Up the Cellular Tab?
While almost all enterprises pay the bills for their employee's wired telephone services (even for personal calls), the same cannot be said for mobile phone statements.
BuzzBites: Burgers the McWireless Way!
Thanks to a partnership with Japanese wireless provider NTT DoCoMo, visitors to the Golden Arches in Japan will soon be able to pay for Big Macs and McNuggets with their