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Monitoring&Analysis, Security

How identity layering improves data flow

September 14, 2018

Via: CSO

Back in the day, a new idea was floated called “layered security.” It was a model that helped an organization plan out how to secure across all the touchpoints of the business; each layer protecting against a threat. Layered security […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

In Pursuit of Invisibility: Fileless Malware

September 13, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

I recently heard a news story about a survey in which people were asked whether they would prefer to the ability to fly or to be invisible. Sure, it was a silly question*, but it was interesting to hear why […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Personalize in-store experiences. First step? Security.

September 13, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

Adding more digital and personalized experiences in the store opens the doors for new opportunities … and vulnerabilities. Digital transformation enables retailers to meet consumer expectations across all channels, but that means access and flow of highly valuable personal and […]


Wireless

Nokia execs talk the state of 5G in the US

September 13, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

LOS ANGELES–A fragmented approach to spectrum availability, coupled with rigid albeit changing siting regulations for wireless infrastructure, are impediments to the deployment of 5G in the U.S., according to Rick Corker, Nokia’s president of North America. And aside from the […]


Wireless

GSMA forecasts 200 million 5G connections in North America by 2025

September 13, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Almost half of all mobile connections in North America are forecast to be running on 5G networks by 2025, according to a new report by the GSMA. The GSMA forecasts a total of 200 million 5G mobile connections in the […]


Wireless

Prepping for 5G, T-Mobile US completes vEPC build

September 12, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

In a week of 5G-related world firsts, T-Mobile US got into the mix by announcing completion of the “world’s largest” virtualized evolved packet core. Cisco provided SDN tools for the vEPC, which T-Mo says covers 70 million customers. This is […]


Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

GWS ranks AT&T as ‘best network’

September 12, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T was rated the best mobile network, in what benchmarking company Global Wireless Solutions is calling its most comprehensive U.S. testing program to date. Verizon was ranked second; T-Mobile US came in third; and Sprint, fourth. GWS said that Verizon […]


Wireless

Verizon: ‘5G is here’

September 12, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon is laying claim to the first commercial launch of a 5G-based residential wireless broadband service, opening orders tomorrow for customers in select markets for its Verizon 5G Home service and aiming its marketing directly at would-be cord cutters. That […]


Software

Corelight Expands Network Security Platform With Virtual Edition

September 11, 2018

Via: eWeek

Corelight is pushing forward with a strategy to advance its network security platform, based on the open-source Bro security project. On Sept. 11, Corelight announced that it raised $25 million in a Series B round of funding, led by General […]


Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

Complexity and Network Automation

September 11, 2018

Via: NetCraftsmen

This is the first blog in a series that will dive into the details around a modern approach to network automation. Network automation of complex configurations is much, much harder than automation of simple configurations. What makes a configuration complex […]