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Monitoring&Analysis

11 Open RAN predictions for 2021 (Reader Forum)

December 7, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Once seen as an “emerging” technology, Open RAN is evolving and maturing. Open RAN, which has been touted as one of the most significant trends to transform the telecom industry, took off in ways no one ever expected in 2020. […]


Software

How digitalization and virtualization are impacting the telecom workforce

October 1, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Software and digitalization are becoming central to every aspect of telecom network, from how they are architected and operated, to the very process of physically deploying them. Automating highly manual work is the next step in that trend, and it […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

5 top vulnerability management tools and how they help prioritize threats

September 29, 2020

Via: CSO

The science and technology behind vulnerability management has changed a lot in a short time. When originally deployed, vulnerability management companies acted almost like antivirus vendors in that they tried to get their scanners to uncover as many potential threats […]


Software

Power your digital transformation with IOS-XE and Cisco DNA Software

September 2, 2020

Via: Cisco Blog

In the world of digital transformation, this question often comes up: How can IT quickly adopt new features and functionality without the process being complex and cumbersome? The answer is software. What is Cisco IOS-XE? Cisco IOS-XE is a single […]


Software

Microsoft sets new support deadlines for IE11 and Edge

August 18, 2020

Via: ITWorld Networking

Microsoft on Monday set dates for nudging Internet Explorer (IE) toward the grave and for ending security support of the original circa-2015 Edge browser. Neither announcement was unexpected. Microsoft reduced IE – notably the final edition, IE11 – to second-rate […]


Software

Nokia unveils 5G software upgrade

July 14, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Finnish vendor Nokia announced the availability of a software-based upgrade that will enable its 4G LTE radios to be migrated to 5G New Radio. These features will provide immediate support for approximately one million radios, reaching 3.1 million by the […]


Software

Accelerating the Evolution of Software Innovation Will Be Crucial for Recovery

July 6, 2020

Via: The Fast Mode

The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed every operator in the telecommunications sector to rethink their brand promise. While operators in the Asia Pacific region demonstrate relatively high overall digital readiness, the pandemic has required them to move faster, in order to […]


Hardware, Software

Dell EMC, Pure Storage upgrade storage offerings

May 7, 2020

Via: Networkworld Software

While many functions have migrated to the cloud, data storage remains very firmly on premises due to the cost of cloud storage, regulations or simply the desire to retain control over a firm’s data. That’s reflected in two new announcements. […]


Software

Update: Coronavirus prompts collaboration tool makers to offer wares for free

April 29, 2020

Via: CSO

Major collaboration and video conferencing software vendors are now offering products to users for free in response to the spread of the coronavirus. Concerns about the COVID-19 virus have led to a worldwide boom in remote working, as organizations encourage […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Making Moves: How to Successfully Transition to DevSecOps

April 9, 2020

Via: CSO

Most companies realize that DevSecOps is the true nirvana, but they are not sure how to get there. For starters, a successful transition to DevSecOps means that security and development teams need to reevaluate their roles. Ensuring the stability and […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security, Software

State of Software Security: Top 5 Takeaways for Security Professionals

April 2, 2020

Via: CSO

There’s a lot to unpack in our most recent State of Software Security (SOSS) report, including some then vs. now comparisons, a look at the most popular vulnerabilities, and a deep dive into security debt. Here are the five takeaways […]


Software

How remote access tools can help your businesses adapt to the coronavirus

March 26, 2020

Via: CSO

Remote access technology is rapidly evolving with modern tools offering an expanding array of functionality, from virtual private network (VPN) connections to cross-platform access, such as PC-to-mobile. Modern remote access services are also supporting a growing list of platforms, such […]


Editorial

Top Network Monitoring Tools and Software for 2020

February 11, 2020

Via: Michael Boyd

In order to compete in an ever-changing marketplace of network and server monitoring, new software, tools, and utilities are being launched almost every year. Whether you’re setting up a network, diagnosing an anomaly, or just monitoring an environment, your set […]


Monitoring&Analysis

How to deal with the impact of digital transformation on networks

January 13, 2020

Via: Networkworld Software

Digital transformation has increased the importance of the network, particularly the edge, where customers, employees, cloud applications and IoT devices connect to the enterprise. The legacy static and non-differentiated network edge of years past is no longer sufficient for many […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security, Software

Cisco issues critical security warnings its Data Center Network Manager

January 3, 2020

Via: Networkworld Software

Cisco this week issued software to address multiple critical authentication exposures in its Data Center Network Manager (DCNM) software for its Nexus data center switches. DCNM is a central management dashboard for data-center fabrics based on Cisco Nexus switches and […]


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 […]


Software

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 […]


Software

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 […]


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 […]