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Network Engineers Becoming System Administrators
Lee Badman, Network Engineer & Wireless Technical LeadCommentary
The trend towards virtualization is expanding the duties of a network engineer beyond traditional networking into server management.
By Lee Badman Network Engineer & Wireless Technical Lead,
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The Network Skills Shortage
Lori MacVittie, Commentary
Networking professionals are in short supply as network demands grow. Automation can help.
By Lori MacVittie ,
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Great Gifts For Tech Lovers
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
Gifts for technologists don't have to be boring. Our tech gift guide offers fun and thoughtful options for your geeky friends and relations.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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Cisco Cert Tracker Offline After Pearson VUE Breach
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network ComputingNews
Third-party certification credential manager used by Cisco and others is taken down after malware infection.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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Cisco Retools CCIE Program
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network ComputingNews
Scope of Cisco's career certifications expanded to include emerging technologies such as SDN and IoT.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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IT Teams Of The Future: Roles & Responsibilities
CBT Nuggets, Commentary
IT jobs are changing fast. Future success will require skills in areas such as data security, data management, and communication
By CBT Nuggets ,
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Interop Provides In-Depth Education With Industry Experts
Susan Fogarty, Editor in ChiefCommentary
The schedule for Interop Las Vegas 2016 is jam-packed with the training you need on IT's most important topics.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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The Future Of Networking Is Watson
Patrick Hubbard, Head Geek & Director of Technical Product Marketing, SolarWindsCommentary
Forget SDN. IBM's cognitive system demonstrates the power of artificial intelligence, which will run our networks and transform IT management.
By Patrick Hubbard Head Geek & Director of Technical Product Marketing, SolarWinds,
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IT Jobs 2016: Biggest Salary Increases
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
Find out which networking positions will be getting the biggest raises in the new year, and calculate your own target salary.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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IT Security Horror Stories
Network Computing Editors,
In honor of Halloween and Cybersecurity Awareness Month, these tales from the IT crypt are sure to haunt your nightmares.
By Mav Turner, Director of Product Marketing and Business Strategy, Security, SolarWinds ,
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Meet The IT Experts Behind Interop
Susan Fogarty, Editor in ChiefCommentary
Interop welcomes some of the most respected and brightest minds in the IT industry as Track Chairs for its educational program.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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Apple, Dropbox Slam CISA Cyber-Security Bill
Larry Loeb, Blogger, InformationweekCommentary
Apple and Dropbox join the swelling ranks of tech companies voicing their opposition to the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) and the lack of privacy protections.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek,
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Best TED Talks For Technologists
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
Robotics, crowdsourcing, thought control, 3D printing –- the achievements of science are amazing, but those who work in tech every day often take them for granted. These TED Talks will remind you how wondrous and inspiring technology can be.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing,
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Interop 2016: It's All About The Network
Jennifer Jessup, General Manager, InteropCommentary
Next May's Interop conference will embrace the future of the network and the people who run it, offering practical and visionary insight.
By Jennifer Jessup General Manager, Interop,
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7 Storage Experts You Must Follow
Christine Cignoli, Freelance Writer
Storage experts abound on Twitter and writing blogs, both independent and vendor-affiliated. We’ve chosen some storage gurus who offer a wide range of perspective.
By Christine Cignoli Freelance Writer,
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3 Ways IT Can Avoid Cloud Obsolescence
Colm Keegan, Senior Analyst, Enterprise Strategy GroupCommentary
As businesses shift to the cloud, IT teams need to transform in order to remain relevant. Here’s how one CIO is doing it.
By Colm Keegan Senior Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group,
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Insider Threats, Data Privacy Are Overlooked By Businesses
William Terdoslavich, Freelance WriterCommentary
Data security and data breaches are all over the news. However, not all companies are paying as close attention to insider threats and data privacy as they should. A new survey looks at the risks.
By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer,
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Telling Ain't Training: How To Transfer IT Skills
Thomas LaRock, Head Geek, SolarWindsCommentary
Hands-on experience will help you learn an IT skill, but adapting that concept to other platforms or subject areas deepens knowledge even further.
By Thomas LaRock Head Geek, SolarWinds,
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The Case For Change Tolerance In IT
John Villasenor, Vice President of Worldwide Technical ServicesCommentary
Change is considered dangerous in IT, but IT teams must become more flexible and dynamic to keep up with today's business environment.
By John Villasenor Vice President of Worldwide Technical Services,
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How The IETF Is Fixing Its Open Standards Process
Russ White, Principal Engineer, IPOS, EricssonCommentary
The Internet Engineering Task Force is making changes to speed its work, which will help the networking industry. However, there are tradeoffs.
By Russ White Principal Engineer, IPOS, Ericsson,
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