Avoid Rapid Time-To-Failure With SDN Software-defined networking introduces a great deal of agility to the network, which also introduces risk. Nathan Pearce, Principal Technologist at F5 Networks, offers advice for ensuring the programmable network provides a reliable platform for...
Interop In Action Interop Las Vegas heats up this week with presentations, products and camaraderie on the show floor.
When The Cloud And SDN Collide Mix hybrid cloud and SDN, and you get a complex mess that's difficult to manage. Applying consistent, application-based policies can help.
Don't Be Afraid Of DevOps DevOps pioneer John Willis explains why the networking industry needs to adopt DevOps, and how networking professionals can benefit in the big picture.
Top 5 Mistakes Companies Make When They Move To The Cloud Youre moving to the cloud, and you may think the hard part the internal debates, politics, and budget calculating is behind you. Unfortunately, most companies make some basic mistakes and assumptions that make their migration to the cloud...
High-Performance Multi-Vendor Ethernet Goodness At SC14 John D'Ambrosia shows off the Ethernet Alliance's demonstration at SC14: a high-performance network combining 10 GbE, 40 GbE, and 100 GbE links and hardware from eight different member companies.
OpenStack Adoption: Start Slow Al Sadowski of 451 Research explains how vendors are making OpenStack easier for enterprises to consume, and the ways that IT professionals can approach the open-source cloud platform in a phased manner.
Where's The WAN Going? Networking expert Greg Ferro explains how the wide area network must evolve to keep up with modern technology demands.
Interop Kicks Off In Style Attendees and speakers at the Interop conference are looking forward to a program filled with education, new technology discoveries, and networking with the IT community.
How SDN Will Help Network Engineers At Cisco Live this year, the company's software-defined networking platform, ACI, was the hottest conversation topic. While the idea of SDN may be intimidating, Patrick Hubbard, Head Geek at SolarWinds, explains how it will ultimately make network...
UNH Lab Advances SDN The UNH InterOperability Laboratory is working with organizations like OpenDaylight to further industry standards, and with schools to foster a love of science.
The Upside Of The Software-Defined Datacenter Ivan Pepelnjak explains one of the benefits of a well crafted datacenter network.
The Wireless Perfect Storm The way data is consumed and delivered continues to change rapidly, causing technology shifts on every front that have dramatic effects on wireless networks. Lee Badman, network engineer and wireless technical lead for Syracuse University, explains...
The Ideal Physical Network Martin Casado describes how he envisions the most functional physical network, using the model of a chassis switch and backplane.
Welcome To The New Network Computing Find out why Network Computing is the place where IT infrastructure professionals gather to interact, share, and connect with their peers.
Smart City: High Hopes for the City of Tshwane & Huawei's Smart City At CeBIT 2014, Lindiwe Kwele, Deputy City Manager of Tshwane, South Africa, talks about Tshwane's determination and progress in building the Smart City Project. She thanks Huawei for the great help for the Smart City Development in Tshwane.
Enterprise Collaboration: Bringing People Together in a Best-Ever Virtual Meeting Experience User collaboration is a way forward in how teams can collaborate productively and efficiently. Edwin Diender from Huawei's User Collaboration & Communication introduces its multimedia video conference suite and its flagship products that make it...
eLTE in the Critical Communications Sector eLTE is a wireless communication system for critical communications scenarios, providing critical communications for fire departments, police, as well as maintenance staff. With eLTE, Huawei provides a very wide range of communication and...
Big Cloud Power, Small Package IT architect Bill Kleyman demonstrates the test environment he built using Citrix Receiver and Dell Wyse Cloud Connect.
Why The Datacenter Is The Center Of The Universe Virtualization and cloud solutions architect Bill Kleyman explains how changes in user computing are increasing the importance of the datacenter, making it the home base for all technology. The buzz may be all about the cloud, but it's the physical...
Why I'm Excited About Converged Infrastructure Trends in converged infrastructure are reshaping the cloud computing environment.
GITEX 2013 Highlights Day 1 Highlights from day one of GITEX.
GITEX 2013 Highlights Day 2 Highlights from day two of GITEX.
GITEX 2013 Highlights Day 3 Highlights of day 3 at GITEX.
Banking Solutions Demo Abdelrahman Abdellatif of Huawei Enterprise talks about banking at GITEX 2013, Dubai.