Tag: featured

Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

Cultural Challenges of Network Automation

November 14, 2017

Via: Network Computing

Automating network configuration and management has many clear benefits, from simplifying and scaling repetitive, error-prone tasks to increasing the stability of networks through consistency and automatic testing. However, there can still be organizational, political, and cultural challenges to overcome. There […]


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 […]


From trash bins to surgeries: moving towards 5G

November 14, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

The internet is a defining element of the twenty-first century as it forever changed the way we live, communicate, and get information. This is particularly true for wireless technology. Today, more than 99 percent of Americans have access to an LTE network, […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

The security tech stack is out of control, here is what to do about it

November 13, 2017

Via: CSO

Last year may have seen a record number of data breaches, but 2017 is already on track to break it. According to the Identity Theft Resource center (ITRC), cyber attacks tracked through June of this year were 29 percent higher than […]

Monitoring, Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Future cyber security threats and challenges: Are you ready for what’s coming?

November 7, 2017

Via: CSO

The world is changing, and with it so is the internet. Or perhaps it’s the other way around. The internet continues to create new business and social opportunities that massively scale and widely interconnect. The increasing depth and volume of […]


Phish? Everyone’s on the hook.

November 6, 2017

Via: Cisco Blog

There’s no doubt that general awareness for cybersecurity has been on the rise in recent years. The importance of using strong passwords, for example, is now common knowledge. But one very popular and effective threat continues to fly largely under […]

Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

What is the biggest threat from the Equifax breach? Account takeovers

November 6, 2017

Via: CSO

Yes, there will be some tax and banking fraud as a result of the gargantuan data breach at Equifax. The biggest impact, however, will be felt by enterprises that rely on credit reporting bureaus to verify the identity of people […]


Protecting Your Campus Network: Is it Even Possible?

October 10, 2017

Via: William Palmer

Let’s face it: these days, if your students don’t have internet access, you might as well close shop. With the technologies you have at your disposal, that’s not really a problem – until you realize that each network comes with […]

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 […]


Report confirms on-premises data center spending declined

September 21, 2017

Via: Networkworld Software

Just a month ago we had research that indicated on-premises data center investments were dropping in priority as companies moved to the cloud. Now a second report confirms this suspicion that companies are de-emphasizing their on-premises data centers in favor […]