The Internet of Things will require a network that can handle increased demand for data analytics, agility, and security.By P.G. Menon Director, Technology Strategy for Datacenter Networking, Brocade, 2 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With the growing software-defined networking trend, networking pros are under pressure to learn some coding. Here are a dozen programming languages worth checking out.By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 5 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Join us on Thursday, July 10, to discuss cloud infrastructure with Randy Bias, one of cloud computing and OpenStack's most vocal advocates.By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 1 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
If you're looking for a good book to take on your summer vacation, we've got 12 recommendations, including technical guides to brush up on your skills and just-for-fun reads.By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing, 14 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Sales of Ethernet switches will continue to slump as customers wait for SDN and as virtualization and public cloud adoption reduces Ethernet port requirements.By Greg Ferro Network Architect & Blogger, 5 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Internet of Things will bring a plethora of new devices online, but next-generation technologies can help you prepare for the influx.By Bill Kleyman National Director of Strategy & Innovation, MTM Technologies, 13 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Network design should reflect business goals. But it's also important to anticipate how your technology decisions will affect the business moving forward.By Orhan Ergun Network Architect, 14 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The IT automation software company and DevOps leader launches a certification program to integrate Puppet Enterprise with networking and storage equipment.By Marcia Savage , 5 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A proposal to undermine net neutrality by allowing ISPs to charge for "fast lane" traffic would create competitive barriers for businesses and stymie cloud adoption.By Andrew Froehlich , 24 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Don't think of PUE (power usage efficiency) as a metric for comparing your data center energy efficiency to that of Facebook or Google. Think of it as a benchmark for making improvements.By James M. Connolly Editor in Chief, The Enterprise Cloud Site, 2 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Infrastructure-as-a-service will come on strong in the next few years, especially in the areas of disaster recovery, high availability, new product development, and increased capacity and compatibility.By Thomas LaRock Head Geek, SolarWinds, 7 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Internet of Things, BYOD, and DevOps aim to make computing seamless, but information security remains a cumbersome chokepoint.By Michele Chubirka Security Professional; Host, "Healthy Paranoia" Podcast, 13 comments | Read | Post a Comment
2014 Private Cloud SurveyRespondents are on a roll: 53% brought their private clouds from concept to production in less than one year, and 60% extend their clouds across multiple datacenters. But expertise is scarce, with 51% saying acquiring skilled employees is a roadblock.
Private Clouds On The RiseMost -- 77% -- of respondents to our 2014 Private Cloud Survey, all from companies with 50 or more employees, have clouds in place now or are piloting. Those without plans may be left at a disadvantage.