Tag: network


The Journey to 5G: Living in a Multi-Cloud World

March 11, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

With device support and scaling networks, 2019 will be a big year for the commercialization of 5G but is still very much in the early days. Enhanced mobile broadband that brings higher data speeds to fixed and mobile users will […]


How to determine if Wi-Fi 6 is right for you

March 8, 2019

Via: Networkworld Software

There’s a lot of hype around the next Wi-Fi standard, 802.11ax, more commonly known as Wi-Fi 6. Often new technologies are built up by the vendors as being the “next big thing” and then flop because they don’t live up […]

Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

CCIE relevancy: Is Cisco’s venerable network certification on top of programmability, automation trends?

March 4, 2019

Via: ITWorld Networking

WAVE Life Sciences was barreling toward its commercial launch when it hit a critical speedbump. The company’s network, a key part of the launch, received a negative assessment and would need to be re-architected. Anthony Murabito, vice president of IT […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Qbot malware resurfaces in new attack against businesses

March 1, 2019

Via: CSO

The decade-old Qbot financial malware has resurfaced with an improved version in a new attack against businesses that has infected thousands of systems so far. Researchers from data security solutions provider Varonis have uncovered the attack after a customer alerted […]

Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

Dell EMC Eyes the Edge for Open Networking

February 7, 2019

Via: eWeek

Dell EMC officials are eyeing the enterprise campus and other edge environments as next steps for the company’s now 5-year-old open networking efforts that until this year have focused primarily on central data centers. In a blog post this week, […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Enabling Robust Security with Intent-based Segmentation

February 6, 2019

Via: CSO

Most networks, despite all of their digital connectedness, are not only flat, but are also built around an “Implicit Trust” philosophy. Because of this, once the perimeter has been breached an attacker is able to gain access to the entire […]


Review: 4 open-source network management tools improve usability, performance

January 22, 2019

Via: ITWorld Networking

Network management tools have come a long way from the early command-line products with arcane, text-based configuration files that kept everyone except the resident (typically Linux) guru in the dark. Today’s management tools, replete with desktop or web-based GUIs, easy […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Security Vigilance Never Rests: Moving to Active Threat Detection

January 9, 2019

Via: Cisco Blog

Few things are as dynamic as cybersecurity. Modern networks have become increasingly sophisticated and complex. Today’s network extends to myriad devices fueled by a mobile workforce and more organizations are shifting workloads to the cloud as they move towards a […]

Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

Network Slicing Will Change How Operators Do Business

December 21, 2018

Via: The Fast Mode

It’s increasingly popular for businesses to own less stuff. This is true whether they are B2B or B2C, but is most obvious in the new gig economy: Airbnb is, in effect, one of the largest hotel chains out there, but […]

Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

5G Network Slicing to Create $66 billion in Value for Enterprise Verticals by 2026, says ABI Research

December 19, 2018

Via: The Fast Mode

Physical industries are rapidly transforming on an unprecedented scale with digitization becoming a critical priority. End-to-end 5G network slicing is promised to be a growing part of that transformation but mobile service providers must change all aspects of their business […]