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2015's Most Ridiculous Tech Predictions
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
When you've had your fill of technology predictions for 2015, take one more moment to deride the most obvious and least noteworthy of the bunch.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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SDN Developments In 2015
Dan Pitt, Commentary
ONF executive director Dan Pitt shares his expectations for the evolution of software-defined networking in the coming year.
By Dan Pitt ,
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Stateless Security In The Data Center: A Hybrid Approach
Mason Harris, Technical Solutions Architect, CiscoCommentary
In today's data centers, firewalls and other stateful security controls can be less effective than stateless controls or a hybrid approach combining both.
By Mason Harris Technical Solutions Architect, Cisco,
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How Ethernet Can Secure The Connected Car
Ben Gale, Technical Director, Infrastructure and Networking, BroadcomCommentary
In-car networks could become the next favorite target for hackers. Ethernet offers many options to protect the connected car from malicious attacks.
By Ben Gale Technical Director, Infrastructure and Networking, Broadcom,
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5G Will Enable Robotics In The Cloud
Antonio Manzalini, Senior Manager, Innovation, Telecom ItaliaCommentary
By 2020, 5G will permeate network infrastructures, enabling new robotic services and intelligence, as well as a densely connected digital society and economy.
By Antonio Manzalini Senior Manager, Innovation, Telecom Italia,
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Network Switches: The Most Popular Models Compared
Network Computing Editors,
We compared the most popular stackable switches on the market today in a feature-by-feature report. See how models from Cisco, HP, Dell, and Extreme stack up.
By Network Computing Editors ,
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9 Security Best Practices For Safe Shopping
Crystal Bedell, freelance writer
Don't be the next security breach to hit the headlines and crush customer confidence. Protect your corporate and cardholder data -- and business reputation -- with these security strategies.
By Crystal Bedell freelance writer,
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Networking 2014: Industry Highlights And Lowlights
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network Computing
From ACI and NSX to Hydrogen and white-box switches, the networking industry was anything but dull this year. Here are some of the memorable moments.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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Cisco Sues Arista, Claims Patent Infringement
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network ComputingNews
The networking giant alleges that a rival stole intellectual property and copied CLI commands.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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IoT Readiness: 3 Big Changes
Steve Hilton, Managing Director, MachNationCommentary
Don't get blindsided by the sweeping effects an IoT initiative will have on your IT infrastructure, especially in the areas of networking, security, and change management.
By Steve Hilton Managing Director, MachNation,
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Holiday Gift Guide For Networking Nerds
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
Don't know what to get for that office holiday gift exchange? We've got plenty of gadgets and other gift ideas that are sure to please your fellow networking pros.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading,
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Apple Pay: Gateway Drug To Security, Competition
Patrick Hubbard, Head Geek & Senior Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWindsCommentary
Consumer payment choice will increase competition and the development of PoS security. Just ask those folks with the warm Starbucks cups and smiling faces.
By Patrick Hubbard Head Geek & Senior Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds,
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Q&A: Internet Encryption As The New Normal
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark ReadingNews
Internet Architecture Board chairman Russ Housley explains what the IAB's game-changing statement about encryption means for the future of the Net.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading,
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SDN: Learn From The Big Boys
Scott Hoot, President & CEO, Sage Electronic EngineeringCommentary
Companies like Facebook and Google developed their own cutting-edge datacenter technology. If they also use open source SDN, shouldn't you?
By Scott Hoot President & CEO, Sage Electronic Engineering,
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Holiday Shopping Internet Tracker
Network Computing Editors, Commentary
Is your favorite online retailer slow this shopping season? It might be because of the underlying network. Find out how the Internet is impacting your online shopping experience.
By Network Computing Editors ,
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Network Security Must Focus On Incident Response
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill LawNews
Enterprise security strategies need to plan for the inevitable data breach, security experts say.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law,
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SDN Rationales
Jim O'Reilly, ConsultantCommentary
Understanding the different motivations for adopting software-defined networking provides a clearer view into the technology.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant,
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WAN Orchestration Essential To Hybrid Cloud
Cahit Akin, CEO & Co-founder, Mushroom NetworksCommentary
The careful construction of a hybrid cloud can collapse due to neglected WAN resources. WAN orchestration can help.
By Cahit Akin CEO & Co-founder, Mushroom Networks,
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Open Source Vs. Proprietary: Time For A New Manifesto
Kurt Marko, Contributing EditorNews
Philosophical debates over OpenStack vs. vCloud or OpenDaylight vs. Cisco ACI miss the point. For IT, ideological purity is neither possible nor desirable
By Kurt Marko Contributing Editor,
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Gaming Will Level Up The Network
Susan Fogarty, Editor in ChiefNews
The latest release in the popular Call of Duty series shows how video games are branching out and demanding network improvements.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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