Security and privacy concerns about smart meters and other Internet of Things deployments must be addressed in order for the IoT to succeed.By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 6 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With the introduction of VMware's EVO:RAIL platform, hyper-converged appliances are all the rage. The fashionable IT architecture is also coming out in all-flash designs.By Howard Marks Network Computing Blogger, 3 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Circuit, the new UC platform from the company formerly known as Siemens, is certainly different and could bring a shift to the way people work.By Zeus Kerravala Founder & Principal Analyst, ZK Research, Post a comment | Read | Post a Comment
Denise Fishburne gets ready to walk through solicited-node multicast, analyzing an ICMP ping echo request in IPv4 and showing how it differs from IPv6.By Denise Fishburne Cisco Champion, 7 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Network and infrastructure monitoring tools must help IT professionals measure performance but also deliver new services fast. Here's what to look for.By Vess Bakalov CTO & Co-Founder, SevOne, 3 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A WLAN vendor wins a big role as an Apple partner in a federal effort to deploy WiFi gear and iPads in underserved schools. But will the grandiose program end up being a boondoggle?By Lee Badman Network Engineer & Wireless Technical Lead, 9 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Networking giant teams with semiconductor companies Aquantia, Freescale and Xilinx to launch NBASE-T Alliance to speed data rates on legacy cabling.By Jessica Lipsky , 2 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Storage is anything but dull these days with so many startups shaking up the status quo with innovative technologies. Here are 10 of the hottest new storage companies.By Crystal Bedell freelance writer, 13 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft's Symon Perriman explains why and how you can influence your networking vendors to provide products based on interoperable SDN standards. By Symon Perriman Senior Technical Evangelist, Microsoft, 2 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Hot stories this week include saying 'No' to crypto backdoors for law enforcement, new roles for IT on Wall Street, and more.By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, Post a comment | Read | Post a Comment
A data center strong enough to fend off solar storms or nuclear weapons could be the next requirement on your RFP.By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 8 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Wondering how to get up to speed on software-defined networking? Here are some SDN training and certification programs plus other avenues for learning.By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing, 21 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The long-awaited VMware Virtual Volumes appear to be on track to arrive next year. The technology promises a leap forward in storage management by providing VM awareness to storage systems.By Howard Marks Network Computing Blogger, 1 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The competition between Cisco, VMware, and EMC on the networking, cloud, and storage fronts heats up, with the joint venture VCE becoming an EMC business.By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 10 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Unified communications and collaboration projects fall flat when companies don't understand needs or consult with their employees. Get the facts and figures from Softchoice's UC study.By Erika Van Noort Director Consulting, North America, Softchoice, 12 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Jeremy Schulman, founder of Schprockits, a network automation startup operating in stealth mode, joins us to explore whether networking professionals all need to learn programming in order to remain employed.
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.