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
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
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
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 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
All-fiber networks provide virtually unlimited bandwidth, but fiber-to-the-home services aren't available in many areas, leaving many people without the high-speed broadband needed for today's applications.By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 18 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Network functions virtualization allows service providers to deliver specialized capabilities that enterprise customers only pay for when needed.By Priya Natarajan Senior Director of Market Development, Ciena, 7 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Why do we hear of new security breaches so frequently? Make sure your organization follows these best-practices and considers these important questions to protect itself.By Lawrence Garvin Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds, 9 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Software-defined networking is touted as a panacea for data centers, but the combination of faster networking speeds and virtualization restricts what it can do.By Jim O'Reilly Consultant, 10 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The traditional network perimeter has vanished, but new architectures allow you to control security at the virtual machine or via cloud infrastructures.By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 5 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Network functions virtualization will drastically change how -- and how fast -- carriers provision services to enterprise customers.By Shin Umeda Vice President, Dell’Oro Group, 4 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Cisco, Huawei, and other industry leaders have teamed up with universities to develop a completely new Internet architecture with no dependency on IP.By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 31 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft's Symon Perriman explains why your software-defined network design should include support for hybrid cloud, whether you need it now or not.By Symon Perriman Senior Technical Evangelist, Microsoft, 8 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.
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