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Considerations for the Use of 5G in the Enterprise

Daniel Conde News
  • Measured adoption of 5G via practical use-cases such as fixed wireless will enable enterprises to get the experience and taste of what it is to come.
    By Daniel Conde , 1/23/2019

A New Breed of IT Pro: The Hybrid Engineer

Joe Clarke, distinguished services engineer, Cisco News
  • Today there is a need for a new breed of IT professional−the hybrid engineer. This is an engineer who understands DevOps and has the technical skills and ability to communicate in business terms.
    By Joe Clarke, distinguished services engineer, Cisco , 1/22/2019

A Pragmatic Approach to Automation

Dan DeBacker, Director of Data Center Product Management, Extreme Networks News
  • It’s all about the journey. The path to automation is all about becoming more efficient in all the right areas to make your data center an asset and not an anchor.
    By Dan DeBacker, Director of Data Center Product Management, Extreme Networks , 1/18/2019

5G Will Hit A Wall, Literally, In 2019

Hongtao Zhan, founder & CEO, SureCall News
  • 5G brings complexities especially related to in-building coverage. This will require new thinking and innovative planning.
    By Hongtao Zhan, founder & CEO, SureCall , 1/16/2019

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

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

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

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

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

SD-WAN Can Reduce WAN Costs by Half

Sorell Slaymaker News
  • Just like SIP trunking cut voice transport costs by 50%, SD-WAN can do the same, which is why there's so much hype.
    By Sorell Slaymaker , 12/20/2018

Debunking Four Myths about Flow Data

By Pavel Minarik, CTO at Flowmon Networks News
  • Enriched flow data technology has greatly matured with granularity for solving network incidents, configuration issues, capacity planning, and more.
    By By Pavel Minarik, CTO at Flowmon Networks , 12/18/2018

2019 Predictions with Infrastructure Implications

By Jonathan Sullivan, co-founder and CTO of NS1. News
  • A move back to private cloud, serverless computing, microservices, and more will play a significant role in organizations next year. Is your infrastructure ready to handle the changes?
    By By Jonathan Sullivan, co-founder and CTO of NS1. , 12/13/2018

Navigating with Wireshark

Tony Fortunato News
  • Tony Fortunato takes you on a quick Wireshark navigational exercise. In the video, he provides examples and discusses filters and other topics to get you started.
    By Tony Fortunato , 12/12/2018

6 Things You Should Know About 802.11ax

Mike Leibovitz, Senior Director of Product Management, Extreme Networks Slideshow
  • New applications, an explosion in mobile device use, and IoT are driving Wi-Fi connectivity needs through the roof. 802.11ax tries to address the issues while creating new opportunities and services.
    By Mike Leibovitz, Senior Director of Product Management, Extreme Networks , 12/11/2018

How to Keep Your Staff Current on Emerging Network Technologies

John Edwards News
  • Preparing your network team to get the most out of new tools and services requires patience and understanding. Here's how to make training and education pay off for your organization.
    By John Edwards , 12/07/2018

Managing a Chaotic Heterogeneous Network? You’re Not Alone

By Destiny Bertucci, Head Geek™, SolarWinds News
  • Today’s reality is multi-vendor, hybrid environments that are hard to manage and secure. Those who can overcome these challenges can deliver greater performance and enhanced functionality for end users.
    By By Destiny Bertucci, Head Geek™, SolarWinds , 12/07/2018