March 06, 2014 02:54 PM
Investment banking firm expects its journey to software-defined networking will be a long haul.
March 06, 2014 11:36 AM
A policy-driven approach is key to making sure video and audio traffic doesn't clog up your network and affect performance of mission-critical apps.
March 03, 2014 11:15 AM
Unified Network Coordinator can manage up to 10 NEC OpenFlow controllers across multiple datacenters.
February 28, 2014 02:19 PM
The BYOD trend and proliferation of mobile devices are making life hard for security teams, but solutions are elusive, panelists say at RSA Conference 2014
February 25, 2014 08:32 AM
Cisco integrates Sourcefire's advanced malware protection into email and Web appliances, and launches new FirePower appliances.
The advent of real-time communications, especially combined with mobile devices and the cloud, can take a toll on your network performance. Learn how to manage it all at the Enterprise Connect conference.
An emerging software-defined storage technology is getting a lot of attention, but using direct-attached storage as a common storage pool isn't without complications.
Winning approval for planned maintenance can be difficult. Showering upper management with information -- and striking a little fear -- can help get the job done.
Here's a look at how Paragon Protect & Restore 3 tackles today's backup and recovery challenges.
IPv6 adoption has been surging ahead. Find out how it correlates with network operator adoption, mobile devices, and desktop operating systems.
Here's how to select the right network device hardware and software to support your security policy.
December 17, 2013 03:30 PM
Software-defined networking and network virtualization grabbed the industry by the throat in 2013, dominating almost every conversation about the future of networking. The year also was marked by major M&A deals, the arrival of 802.11ac products, and the ongoing Huawei saga. Here, we take you back through some of the memorable moments in networking in 2013.
December 02, 2013 07:02 AM
Does your favorite IT guy or gal have just about every Dr. Who, Star Wars or Star Trek collectible known to man? Are you looking for something a little different for that geeky loved-one or fellow cube-dweller? Have no fear, Network Computing has come to the rescue with this year's ultimate IT gift guide. We've got a range of gifts appropriate for stocking stuffers, gift exchanges, employee appreciation gifts and just plain old fun gifts for roommates or family members.
November 11, 2013 02:00 PM
Network management can be a tall task without the right statistics and data about traffic flows, device configurations and user activities. The following utilities offer visibility into various aspects of network activity without breaking the bank. Utilizing these free tools gives network managers a better foothold for improving performance, spotting potential problems and nipping security incidents in the bud.
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