EXPERT ANALYSIS


Could Blockchain be the Key to Securing IoT?

Max Emelianov, CEO, HostForWeb News
  • IoT devices represent one of the largest threat surfaces we’ve ever seen, and manufacturers as-yet have no clue how to secure them. The solution may stem from an unlikely source: blockchain.
    By Max Emelianov, CEO, HostForWeb , 1/15/2019

Enterprise IT Infrastructure Spending on the Rise

Michelle Burbick, Associate Editor, No Jitter News
  • Cloud and software continue to impact enterprise IT spending on collaboration infrastructure.
    By Michelle Burbick, Associate Editor, No Jitter , 1/14/2019

4 Predictions for Monitoring’s Future in 2019

Gadi Oren, VP of Products, LogicMonitor News
  • Changes are afoot in the world of monitoring. Companies will seek alternatives to APM and AI/machine learning will start to be used to deliver better insights.
    By Gadi Oren, VP of Products, LogicMonitor , 1/11/2019

Coding for Others

Brett Johnson News
  • Writing code with the mindset that others are going to view and contribute, even for personal projects, improves the overall project and provides benefits to yourself.
    By Brett Johnson , 1/10/2019

What does 2019 have in Store for Cloud and Unified Communications?

Gurdip Jande, Vice President of Cloud Product Lifecycle Management, Mitel News
  • The new year will see an appetite for unified communications solutions grow as customer expectations increase in today’s “always available from anywhere” business environment.
    By Gurdip Jande, Vice President of Cloud Product Lifecycle Management, Mitel , 1/09/2019

Wireshark: IP Octet Capture Filter

Tony Fortunato Commentary
  • In this video, you will learn how to configure a filter to capture packets that have a specific last octet. The technique can be used to capture packets with specific application signatures, viruses, worms, and more. 
    By Tony Fortunato , 1/08/2019

Identifying the Hidden Challenges Facing IT Infrastructure

Elizabeth (Beth) English, founder and lead consultant, EE and Associates, LLC News
  • Complexity and rapid technological advancement are making data center environments difficult to navigate.
    By Elizabeth (Beth) English, founder and lead consultant, EE and Associates, LLC , 1/07/2019

Contributing to an Opensource Project

Brett Johnson Commentary
  • Opensource software depends on community contributions to projects, even projects maintained by organizations. Contributing back to a project improves the project for all.
    By Brett Johnson , 1/04/2019

ADC Management: Clearing the 5 Biggest Hurdles

Mark Vondemkamp, VP of Marketing, AppViewX News
  • Like any technology, ADCs solve problems while raising new challenges. ADCs effectively can eliminate many headaches, including those they create. Automation is one possible avenue toward doing that.
    By Mark Vondemkamp, VP of Marketing, AppViewX , 1/04/2019

The Transformations Shaping 2019

Tom Nolle News
  • We don’t need new technologies in 2019, what we need is a complete vision for applying those new technologies. That’s a vision that our transformations will provide, at long last. In fact, in 2019, they’ll usher in...
    By Tom Nolle , 1/03/2019

Why NFV Interoperability and APIs are Joined at the Hip

Patrick Moore, Director of Network Automation Strategy, Itential News
  • Intelligent network automation and an API-first approach are the answers to enabling NFV to make good on its numerous promises.
    By Patrick Moore, Director of Network Automation Strategy, Itential , 1/03/2019

Smart Data: The Secret Weapon Underpinning the Cloud

Michael Segal, Area VP of Strategy, NETSCOUT News
  • By applying the insights of smart data, businesses can add strategic value from the cloud, while also gaining the flexibility, agility, and scalability needed to remain competitive.
    By Michael Segal, Area VP of Strategy, NETSCOUT , 1/02/2019

Keep Pace with Network Infrastructure Tech Changes in 2019

Salvatore Salamone Commentary
  • Here is a quick overview of the key infrastructure technologies that will impact your networks in the coming year. 
    By Salvatore Salamone , 1/01/2019

How to Transition to DevOps in Less Than 30 Days

John Edwards News
  • It doesn't take long to lay the foundation for an agile enterprise. Get the initiative going and sort out the bumps along the way.
    By John Edwards , 12/31/2018

7 Enterprise Infrastructure Predictions for 2019

Angelique Medina, Senior Product Marketing Manager, ThousandEyes News
  • It is no secret that enterprise infrastructures are undergoing major changes. Growing use of public cloud, SaaS, and SD-WAN in 2019 will play a significant role in the way infrastructures evolve.
    By Angelique Medina, Senior Product Marketing Manager, ThousandEyes , 12/31/2018

One Byte at a Time – Protocol Analysis

Tony Fortunato News
  • The cornerstone of effective troubleshooting is based on having clear data points.  That way we can compare these values before and after the change and prove the true impact.
    By Tony Fortunato , 12/28/2018

The Internet is the Future of the WAN, but MPLS will Persist

Shamus McGillicuddy News
  • Every enterprise will have its own strategy for migrating to the internet. EMA believes SD-WAN will be essential to nearly all organizations that make this transition.
    By Shamus McGillicuddy , 12/27/2018

How to Manage Complex Infrastructures–with Thousands of Workloads–for Optimal Results

John Gentry, CTO, Virtual Instruments News
  • Workload placement once required best guesses, but automated workload analysis is changing the game
    By John Gentry, CTO, Virtual Instruments , 12/27/2018

Concerned About Cloud Security? This ‘Just Right’ Solution Might be the Answer for You

Andrew Bunyi, Cloud CIO, Nerdio News
  • As the cloud has become a ubiquitous part of business life over the last few years, there are still lingering concerns and misconceptions around cloud security.
    By Andrew Bunyi, Cloud CIO, Nerdio , 12/26/2018

The Four Essential Personalities for a Strong Cybersecurity Team

Anu Yamunan, VP, Products, Exabeam News
  • A security team with a broader view of issues can provide better plans and solutions to problems and the ability to react effectively and quickly in a security emergency.
    By Anu Yamunan, VP, Products, Exabeam , 12/26/2018