Expert Analysis
Content tagged with Networking posted in June 2003
Smart WLAN Cells
News  |  6/24/2003  | 
Propagate, a start-up based in Acton, Mass., has developed software that allows for the implementation of what is called self-organizing wireless LANs.
Redline's Answer to Slow Connections
News  |  6/24/2003  | 
Web accelerator increases speed, but at a price.
Long-Term Care for Your Data
News  |  6/24/2003  | 
Today the challenge is managing digital media to ensure that your storage hardware can access your data years from now.
Quick Takes
News  |  6/24/2003  | 
eHelp Corp. RoboHelp X4; Eset Software NOD32 2.0; Netsec Specter 7.0; Eiffel Software EnVision 1.1
Microsoft Sweetens Sour Licensing Scheme
News  |  6/24/2003  | 
Engineers may still believe that technology sells products, but businessmen and lawyers will tell you otherwise. You need to put the technology in a product, license it and couple it
Forecast: Showers Still Likely
Commentary  |  6/24/2003  | 
Don't count on any single economic indicator, vendor prognostication, trend or stat to point the way to dry land.
Authentication Gets Into Stanford
News  |  6/24/2003  | 
Stanford University, fresh off its first installation of firewalls, recently added an extra layer of authentication to its wireless LAN after finding that registering MAC (Media Access Control) addresses left
Wide-Open WAN
News  |  6/24/2003  | 
Fluke's OptiView Analyzer broadens the scope of your monitoring.
OPINION: Linux Is Not Ready For the Enterprise
News  |  6/23/2003  | 
Linux and other open source projects require too much customization, and doubts about the legitimacy of open source code could get users tangled up in lawsuits. Besides, many Linux supporters
Server Consolidation: Why Less is More
News  |  6/10/2003  | 
The task of consolidating your data centers may seem daunting, but what you'll get is infinitely better than what you're giving up.
Choosing a VoIP PBX
News  |  6/10/2003  | 
Know your business processes and end-user needs.
Integrating CRM: No Pain, No Gain
News  |  6/10/2003  | 
If your dream is to make a seamless transition to CRM, dream on. Most midmarket solutions require complicated deployment procedures and customization. Still, with some hard work, integration is possible.
Best Practices For Supporting Home Users
News  |  6/10/2003  | 
The home user is now just as much a part of the network as the accounting department, thanks to the emergence of broadband Internet services and VPNs, and businesses looking
IEEE Approves 802.11g: Now the Fun Begins
News  |  6/9/2003  | 
Barring some kind of mishap, the IEEE was expected to approve the 802.11g standard on June 12 based on version 8.2 of the draft. But 802.11b isn't going away
Quick Takes
News  |  6/9/2003  | 
Net Optics 10/100/GigaBit SX Span Port SpyderSwitch; Symantec Web Security 3.0; Configuresoft Enterprise Configuration Manager 4.5; Expertcity DesktopStreaming 4.0.
Is Cisco's Security Glass Half Full or Half Empty?
News  |  6/9/2003  | 
How serious about security is a vendor whose default administration mechanism still runs over a clear-text protocol like telnet?
Power to PeopleSoft
News  |  6/9/2003  | 
PeopleSoft is acquiring financially strapped, OneWorld developer J.D. Edwards.
FUDBusters
News  |  6/9/2003  | 
IBM Lotus announces Workplace Messaging, ushering in the dawn of on-demand messaging, granting all users access to enterprise applications. Not quite.
Open Source, Closed Minds
News  |  6/9/2003  | 
The business and technology press has paid close attention to The SCO Group's lawsuit against IBM and its letters of warning to 1,500 other software vendors. But what is really
Smarter Compression Technology
News  |  6/9/2003  | 
Peribit's SR device increases bandwidth by recognizing traffic.
Letters
News  |  6/9/2003  | 
Closing the door on capitalism to calm the ire of a few could have a greater impact on the hopes of many.
Off-Site Control
News  |  6/9/2003  | 
NexVu's Controller and Manager combination helps network administrators manage multiple sites.
Jamie Cameron's Webmin
News  |  6/9/2003  | 
This comprehensive management system for your Linux, Unix and OS/X systems costs zippo. Nada. Nuthin! That's good reason to give it a try.
Pitching Blades
News  |  6/9/2003  | 
Server vendors are hyping a new form that offers less cabling, more efficient use of space and a highly configurable data center. We tested six diverse blade devices to see
Business Certification for IT
Commentary  |  6/9/2003  | 
I'd like to see the creation of an independent group that would certify techies in common business practices.
Get Your Priorities Straight
Commentary  |  6/9/2003  | 
Whether you're in IT, finance, engineering or sales, you're part of a team, not a club.


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