IT Operations and the Cloud Skills Gap

Lori MacVittie Commentary
  • Enterprises jeopardize their automation efforts if they don't invest in developing their network and security teams' cloud skills.
    By Lori MacVittie , 3/20/2018

9 Reasons to Be Extra Excited About Interop ITX 2018

Interop Content Team Slideshow
  • From DevOps certification and hands-on sessions to a bowling party, there is a lot of new and fun stuff to enjoy at this year's conference in Las Vegas.
    By Interop Content Team , 3/19/2018

Site Reliability Engineering: 4 Things to Know

Cynthia Harvey News
  • Organizations that have embraced DevOps and cloud-native architecture might also want to investigate SRE. Interop ITX expert Rob Hirschfeld explains why.
    By Cynthia Harvey , 3/14/2018

How Edge Computing Is Transforming IT Infrastructure

Uptime Institute Commentary
  • New technologies such as IoT and cloud architectures are driving computing to the edge. Companies must embrace this trend in order to survive.
    By Uptime Institute , 3/01/2018

Containers Vs. PaaS: A Tough Choice

Network Computing Editors Video
  • What abstraction layer should IT infrastructure teams provide developers? Containers or Platform-as-a-Service solutions like Cloud Foundry? The question is a difficult one to answer, as Keith Townsend, principal at...
    By Network Computing Editors , 2/27/2018

4 Reasons Why Kubernetes Is Hot

Cynthia Harvey News
  • Interop ITX expert Brian Gracely explains why the container orchestration platform is so popular.
    By Cynthia Harvey , 2/26/2018

Networking Career: Taking the Road Less Traveled

Lori MacVittie Commentary
  • The traditional certification route for NetOps is giving way to automation and coding skills.
    By Lori MacVittie , 2/23/2018

Taking IT Automation to the Next Level

Jere Julian Commentary
  • Process and tool simplification will help IT teams become more integrated into everyday business.
    By Jere Julian , 2/21/2018

Cisco Report: A Story of Cloud Endings and Beginnings

Andrew Froehlich Commentary
  • Some aspects of the cloud, such as migrations, are coming to a close, but new avenues are opening.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 2/14/2018

Is Lift and Shift a Viable Cloud Migration Strategy?

Network Computing Editors Video
  • In the rush to the cloud, organizations may be tempted to simply move applications from their private data centers to the public cloud. In this video, Keith Townsend, principal at The CTO Advisor and Interop ITX...
    By Network Computing Editors , 2/14/2018

Navigating the Evolving SD-WAN Market

Andrew Froehlich Commentary
  • Learn about deployment options and other considerations for choosing software-defined WAN.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 2/13/2018

Amazon Route 53: Concepts and Configurations

Packt Publishing Commentary
  • In this excerpt from "Practical AWS Networking," learn about Amazon's DNS service.
    By Packt Publishing , 2/09/2018

Meltdown, Spectre Create Data Center Dilemma

Uptime Institute Commentary
  • CPU flaws raise capacity and cost concerns for data center operators.
    By Uptime Institute , 2/07/2018

Cisco Acquires Secure Hyperconvergence Startup

Network Computing Editors News

Network Performance in AWS: 5 Factors

Archana Kesavan, Sr. Network Analyst, ThousandEyes Commentary
  • Follow this guidance to ensure the best user experience with AWS.
    By Archana Kesavan, Sr. Network Analyst, ThousandEyes , 1/25/2018

SD-WAN Paves Way to SD-Branch

Marcia Savage News
  • IDC discusses how software-defined WAN will evolve.
    By Marcia Savage , 1/24/2018

5 Hot Networking Skills for 2018 and Beyond

Andrew Froehlich Commentary
  • Network pros need a wide range of skills to manage cloud, network security, and more.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 1/22/2018

The Key to Container Control

Kong Yang Commentary
  • Successful container deployments involve a concept that originated from control systems theory.
    By Kong Yang , 1/18/2018

AWS Security Tutorial: VPC Setup

Packt Publishing Commentary
  • In this excerpt from "Mastering AWS Security," learn how to configure a Virtual Private Cloud in Amazon Web Services.
    By Packt Publishing , 1/11/2018

How Kubernetes Speeds Innovation

Pete Johnson II, Technical Solutions Architect, Cisco Global Partner Organization Commentary
  • There's a good reason businesses of all kinds are embracing the open source container clustering technology.
    By Pete Johnson II, Technical Solutions Architect, Cisco Global Partner Organization , 1/11/2018