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January 15, 2013 12:55 PMUnited Oil Co., which operates 127 gas stations in Southern California, is abandoning DSL service in favor of 4G to connect its retail locations to headquarters.
November 29, 2012 11:09 AMCheck Point's ThreatCloud offerings include managed security and event analysis for its IPS gateways and incident response to help customers cope with an attack.
September 21, 2012 01:57 PMWith the release of the iPhone 5, corporate network managers get a glimpse of their unpleasant future in vendor contract management.
April 27, 2012 11:00 AMThe concept of network virtualization seems to be gaining a lot of momentum across an industry that has virtualized most anything to do with IT. Can the same successes be applied to the networking market, transforming how systems communicate and revolutionizing infrastructure by abstracting the physical network from the demands of applications?
April 18, 2012 09:00 AMThe telecommunications giant Verizon has joined with other top technology partners to collaborate on a software-defined networking (SDN) demonstration that is based on the OpenFlow protocol. The news of the collaboration was made at an Open Networking Summit being held this week in Silicon Valley.
April 13, 2012 11:00 AMLarge enterprises that have moved toward a virtualized network infrastructure are now beginning to look at adopting private clouds, a trend that is moving from hype to actual deployments this year, says Tom Bittman, a VP and analyst with Gartner Research.
April 12, 2012 09:00 AMIn this second installment of a three-part series on WAN optimization (the first examined visibility), Network Computing looks at the security tools that protect a network so it can deliver data, video, voice, cloud applications and all the other traffic it needs to send on its way.
March 28, 2012 09:00 AMAn infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) provider, Tier 3, is partnering with data center services provider Equinix to enable enterprises to run a private cloud computing environment on a public cloud service. The idea is to help customers take advantage of the cost efficiency and flexibility offered by public cloud computing, while protecting them from worries about multitenancy and security that give so many enterprises pause.
March 26, 2012 09:00 AMHave you actually held a 4G device in your hands while it does a speed test? Has your brain struggled to reconcile the numbers displayed at the end of the test with the fact that you’re connected to a mobile network and not Wi-Fi? Have you felt your reality get pleasantly rocked in a way that left you a bit confounded over the numbers that your device was showing you? This 4G stuff is simply amazing.
February 10, 2012 01:00 PMThe total number of network breaches is on the rise, although data loss from cyber attacks has decreased significantly. Customer records continue to be a primary target for attackers, comprising 89% of breached data investigated.
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