Your company has always made demands on the network, but in the last ten years, the biggest demand has been for more bandwidth. While increasing bandwidth is still important, supporting the diverse set of applications now coming onto the scene is going to impact how you design and manage your network from edge-to-core. Our Next Generation Network Tech Center delivers best practices, emerging trends, new products and strategies to help you prepare for the next generation network.
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- Equinix Launches Testing And Validation Centers
- IBM Invention Uses SDN For Business Continuity
- Open Compute Project Considers Switch Specs
- F5 Synthesis Aims To Fill SDN Gap
November 21, 2013 11:23 AM
Posted by Tom Hollingsworth
Vendors are using software to handle complex operations and overcome obstacles to scaling in networking and storage.
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November 20, 2013 08:00 AM
Posted by Natalie Timms
SDNs offer the ability to centralize and automate network security functions, but only if security requirements are implemented correctly from the ground up. Learn how to secure the many components of the SDN.
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November 08, 2013 12:44 PM
Posted by Michele Chubirka
Specialization has been rampant in the IT profession, but virtualization, cloud computing and SDN defy organizational divisions and may usher in a new generation of IT generalists.
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November 06, 2013 10:36 AM
Posted by Greg Ferro
Cisco launches its Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI), bringing open overlay networking and SDN to the entire data center.
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November 05, 2013 01:19 PM
Posted by Joseph Granneman
With Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 13.10 just out and Windows XP support going away, this is a good time for companies to consider switching to Linux on the desktop.
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October 29, 2013 12:04 PM
Posted by Lee H. Badman
Startup expands its cloud networking platform with Network Service Virtualization, which provides enterprise-level services such as WAN optimization.
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