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, 2 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In this video, Tony Fortunato discusses the simple form of HTTP authentication and shows how to verify an application is using it via Wireshark.By Tony Fortunato Owner, The Technology Firm, 2 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Deciding whether to adopt a new technology can be nerve-wracking. Terry Slattery outlines key steps you can take to minimize the risk.
By Terry Slattery Principal Architect, NetCraftsmen, 2 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The role of open source in networking is growing with the OpenDaylight Project among those leading the charge.By Dr. Jim Metzler Founder & Vice President, Ashton, Metzler & Associates, 2 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 9 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Reliable WiFi is critical in today's enterprise, but the WiFi network can fall short. Here's a look at some of common problems with WiFi connectivity.By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 16 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Vendors have a lot of room for future improvement on network management software. Pete Welcher outlines four key areas that would help.By Peter Welcher Architect & Infrastructure Practice Lead, NetCraftsmen, Post a comment | Read | Post a Comment
What's the first step to improving information security? Quit blaming people and focus on enabling technologies like encryption.By Tarun Loomba, VP & GM, Computing Storage Solutions, SanDisk Inc. , 1 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Thinking of outsourcing your WAN? These tips will help you build and maintain a successful long-term partnership with the right network service provider.By Lenny Liebmann Founding Partner, Morgan Armstrong, 7 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In this video, Tony Fortunato shows how using the ip helper address command can overwhelm a DHCP server and cause network performance issues.By Tony Fortunato Owner, The Technology Firm, 4 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A truly effective IT infrastructure can become a competitive advantage. Here's how to make good IT operations even better.By John Miecielica Director of Product Management, TeamQuest, Post a comment | Read | Post a Comment
Overwhelmed by all the change going on in the networking industry? Remember that it's all packets and protocols, along with a good helping of common sense.By Network Computing Editors , 8 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As the Internet of Things looms, WLAN administrators are increasingly anxious about how all these connected devices will impact our WiFi networks.By Lee Badman Network Engineer & Wireless Technical Lead, Post a comment | Read | Post a Comment
The tech industry must collaborate on product development and design to achieve the flexibility, efficiency, and portability necessary to make exascale computing a reality.By Gilad Shainer Vice President of Marketing, Mellanox, 1 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Research: 2014 State of the Data CenterOur latest survey shows growing demand, fixed budgets, and good reason why resellers and vendors must fight to remain relevant. One thing's for sure: The data center is poised for a wild ride, and no one wants to be left behind.
6 UC Trends to WatchInformationWeek’s 2014 Unified Communications Survey shows a revitalized market; 77% of 488 respondents have deployed UC or plan to within 24 months. Among those deploying or with plans, internal IT owns this tech: 40% will keep UC completely on premises vs. 3% going all cloud. For hybrid setups, 24% are primarily on premises vs. 17% mostly cloud.