Category: Software


Software-Defined Networking is Probably Already in Your Business

November 16, 2017

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

When it comes to new technologies, some are deployed quickly and very visibly (for example: most mobile initiatives). But for many others, they go through a kind of stealth deployment, where organizations may not be actively adopting the technology — […]


The best enterprise anti-virus protection may not be enough

November 14, 2017

Via: CSO

Traditional signature-based anti-virus is notoriously bad at stopping newer threats such as zero-day malware and ransomware, but it still has a place in the enterprise, experts say, as part of a multi-layer endpoint security protection strategy. According to a survey […]


Intel makes Core software available to open source community

November 8, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Open Networking Foundation (ONF), a nonprofit that serves projects creating solutions using open source software and software defined standards, recently unveiled that Intel Labs’ has made its Xeon Processor based virtualized Evolved Packet Core (vEPC) reference software available to […]


5 software licensing challenges in the next generation network

November 7, 2017

Via: Networkworld Software

Every day we hear how the network is changing. Virtualization, Cloud, Software-defined Networking, the Internet of Things — it’s clear big transformational change is happening. The technical aspects of these solutions seem to get the most attention, but if you […]

Featured, Software

New mindsets for new times – network virtualization

October 10, 2017

Via: Andy Melman

DataCenterKnowledge reported at the beginning of 2017 that AT&T virtualized their customer-facing network in the proportion of over 30 percent. This is part of a three year program that aims to achieve network virtualization by 2018. Three thirds of the […]


Huawei deploys new SD-WAN solution and gateways

September 8, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

Huawei launched a new line of software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) products alongside a series of universal computing gateways at its Huawei Connect 2017 event in Shangai yesterday. The SD-WAN solution provides on-demand connection between branches, branches and data centers, […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security, Software

Useful Tools to Scan Your Website for Vulnerabilities

September 5, 2017

Via: Toms IT Pro

“Most people don’t realize that the vast majority of hacks – more than three quarters – are caused by third-party scripts deployed on websites,” said Hadar Blutrich, CEO of Source Defense, an Israeli security company. “These scripts provide a plethora […]


Amazon Chime vs. Skype for Business: Which Is Best for Your Company?

September 5, 2017

Via: Toms IT Pro

Amazon has come out swinging with its new voice and video conference service, Amazon Chime, but does it offer enough user-friendly features to take on industry titan Microsoft’s Skype? Both applications check most of the major boxes: they are secure, […]


The key role of MANO in network functions virtualization

September 1, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

Network functions virtualization (NFV) is making big waves in the telecom industry, but the shift lacks proper oversight. Consequently, the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) defined management and orchestration (MANO) as the architectural framework for overseeing the surge of network […]


Enterprises Look to Service Providers for SD-WAN

August 31, 2017

Via: Network Computing

Service providers have been jumping on the software-defined WAN bandwagon at a rapid clip, teaming with SD-WAN vendors to offer next-generation WAN services to enterprises. The latest partnership was announced at Interop ITX: Comcast said it’s beta testing an SD-WAN […]