Tag: software


SD-WAN sector report: Growing with no end in sight

December 4, 2019

Via: Networkworld Software

As the physical boundaries of the enterprise continue to sprawl, driven by M&A activities, globalization, mobility and more, old hardware-heavy WANs are failing to keep up with end-user needs. At the same time, as enterprise applications migrate out of private […]

Hardware, Software

Extreme targets data center automation with software, switches

November 21, 2019

Via: ITWorld Networking

Extreme this week took the wraps off new automation software and switches aimed at helping customers quickly turn-up and manage new data-center networking segments. Key to the network vendor’s data-center plans is an upgraded version of its Extreme Data Center […]


US government to approve first Huawei licenses soon: Report

November 5, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross confirmed that the U.S. government would soon start to issue the first licenses for U.S firms looking to sell components and software to Chinese vendor Huawei, according Bloomberg. Ross said that the U.S. government had […]


What Are the Key Drivers Behind SD-WAN Adoption?

June 26, 2019

Via: The Fast Mode

To ensure maximum productivity in the digital age, businesses have to manage an increasing number of technologies, platforms, systems, and of course, network models. MPLS still has its place, but SD-WAN adoption is growing fast. This software-defined model is set […]

Analysis, Monitoring&Analysis

6 ways to make enterprise IoT cost effective

June 11, 2019

Via: Networkworld Software

There’s little question that the internet of things (IoT) holds enormous potential for the enterprise, in everything from asset tracking to compliance. But enterprise uses of IoT technology are still evolving, and it’s not yet entirely clear which use cases […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Cisco releases a critical security patch for a virtualized automation tool

May 8, 2019

Via: Networkworld Software

Cisco has released a patch for a critical vulnerability in software used to control large virtual environments. The weakness gets a 10 out of 10 severity score and is found in Cisco’s Elastic Services Controller (ESC), which the company describes […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Cisco warns WLAN controller, 9000 series router and IOS/XE users to patch urgent security holes

April 18, 2019

Via: Networkworld Software

Cisco this week issued 31 security advisories but direct customer attention to “critical” patches for its IOS and IOS XE Software Cluster Management and IOS software for Cisco ASR 9000 Series routers. A number of vulnerabilities also need attention if […]


Want to the know future of IoT? Ask the developers!

April 17, 2019

Via: Networkworld Software

It may be a cliché that software developers rule the world, but if you want to know the future of an important technology, it pays to look at what the developers are doing. With that in mind, there are some […]


How to Design for Software Robustness and Resiliency in High-Performance Routing Environments

March 20, 2019

Via: The Fast Mode

Digital communications networks are of growing importance for society at large, including a wide variety of key industries, as essential, mission-critical infrastructure. IP routers supporting an ever-growing number of IP-based applications are at the heart of today’s advanced communications networks. […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security, Software

Data Privacy Day 2019

January 9, 2019

Via: CSO

January 28 is Data Privacy Day! Thanks to Europe’s GDPR we are all thinking data privacy these days. GDPR is the general data protection regulation It is an EU law on data protection and privacy for all individuals within the […]