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EXPERT ANALYSIS


Cisco’s Container Journey to the Cloud

Tom Hollingsworth Commentary
  • The networking giant is partnering with Google to enter the cloud market, but will Google’s help be enough to put it on the path to cloud prosperity?
    By Tom Hollingsworth , 6/19/2018

10 Key Interview Questions for Network Administrators

Andrew Froehlich Slideshow
  • Getting ready for your first network admin interview? Here are technical questions to expect, along with the answers.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 6/18/2018

Communications in the Enterprise: Regaining Control

Rick Vanover, Director of Strategy, Veeam Software Commentary
  • Employees are using many other means than email to communicate including text and Skype, presenting challenges for IT teams.
    By Rick Vanover, Director of Strategy, Veeam Software , 6/15/2018

How to Adopt DevOps on a Small Scale

Brett Johnson Commentary
  • Don't be overwhelmed by DevOps. Picking individual steps in the process makes it achievable for small businesses.
    By Brett Johnson , 6/12/2018

SDN: An Innovator Reflects

Network Computing Editors Commentary
  • In this Network Collective podcast, hear Martin Casado talk about his work in pioneering software-defined networking.
    By Network Computing Editors , 6/12/2018

Cloud Connectivity: Methods and Myths

Marcia Savage Slideshow
  • Enterprises have a variety of options for connecting to cloud services, but first they have to overcome some misconceptions, networking expert says.
    By Marcia Savage , 6/11/2018

APM Overview: Diagnosing Slow Applications

Terry Slattery Commentary
  • Terry Slattery discusses how application performance monitoring tools can help provide visibility and how to decide if APM is right for your business.
    By Terry Slattery , 6/08/2018

How Erasure Coding Is Evolving

Dinesh Kumar Bhaskaran, Director of Technology and Innovation, Aricent Commentary
  • Erasure coding, an alternative to RAID, and is changing to address emerging data resiliency challenges.
    By Dinesh Kumar Bhaskaran, Director of Technology and Innovation, Aricent , 6/08/2018

Dispelling the Myth of Ageism in IT

Network Computing Editors Commentary
  • In this video, network architect and author Denise Donohue explains that contrary to common perceptions, older people can thrive in IT.
    By Network Computing Editors , 6/07/2018

Service Mesh: 3 Things to Know

CYNTHIA HARVEY News
  • Find out what this emerging technology is and the critical role it plays as enterprises increasingly adopt microservices.
    By CYNTHIA HARVEY , 6/06/2018

Open Source Storage: 6 Benefits

Jim O'Reilly Slideshow
  • Open source storage is playing a growing role in the enterprise. Here's why you should consider the software for your data center.
    By Jim O'Reilly , 6/04/2018

The NVMe Transition

Chris M Evans Commentary
  • A look at how vendors implementing the new storage protocol in their products and what to consider before integrating the technology into your data center.
    By Chris M Evans , 5/31/2018

Linux Foundation Offers Free Open Networking Training

Network Computing Editors News
  • IT pros can sign up for new online course to learn the basics of open source networking technologies for SDN and more.
    By Network Computing Editors , 5/30/2018

Business-Driven Network Transformation

Marcia Savage News
  • Understand business requirements before jumping into a network design in order to ensure they're aligned, networking expert Denise Donohue says.
    By Marcia Savage , 5/30/2018

EIGRP: A Multi-Vendor Demo

David Bombal Commentary
  • In this video, David Bombal runs the open version of Cisco's EIGRP protocol between a Linux-based router and Cisco devices.
    By David Bombal , 5/28/2018

6 Lessons Network Security Teams Can Learn from Star Wars

Reuven Harrison, Tufin CTO Slideshow
  • The classic science-fiction film trilogy provides valuable lessons for enterprise security teams on how to protect the network and sensitive corporate data.
    By Reuven Harrison, Tufin CTO , 5/24/2018

OpenDaylight Tutorial: Connecting OpenFlow Switches

Packt Publishing Commentary
  • In this excerpt from "OpenDaylight Cookbook," learn how to connect an OpenFlow switch to the open source SDN controller.
    By Packt Publishing , 5/23/2018

Facebook Unveils Network Load Balancer, Provisioning Tool

Network Computing Editors News
  • Social media giant releases details about its Katran load balancing software, which it's open sourcing, and its Zero-Touch network provisioning system.
    By Network Computing Editors , 5/22/2018

Martin Casado on the Future of Networking

Network Computing Editors Commentary
  • In this video, software-defined networking pioneer Martin Casado, a general partner at VC firm Andreessen Horowitz, talks about how he expects enterprise networking will adopt SDN. He also explains how he sees...
    By Network Computing Editors , 5/22/2018

Summer Gadget Guide for IT Nerds

CYNTHIA HARVEY Slideshow
  • Get ready for summer with these fun tech toys, practical gadgets, and labor-saving robots. Our list includes everything from waterproof speakers to a robotic lawn mower.
    By CYNTHIA HARVEY , 5/21/2018