As the Internet of Things continues to gain traction, specialized machine-to-machine networks will play a larger role as they serve as the last hop.
Half of networking devices are aging or obsolete, a new report says, as fallout from the recession continues to disrupt legacy network refresh cycles.
SN blogs: This week, an analyst said sharing threat intelligence information is a new security strategy; data analytics as a service offers all enterprises a competitive edge.
Bring your own device (BYOD) can be a boon for both employees and enterprises, but clear policies and management tools are needed.
IT departments deploying mobile health care solutions must ensure that using mobile devices in health care settings doesn't violate federal laws or compromise security.
Distributed antenna systems and in-building wireless solutions are two options to improve wireless cellular coverage within an enterprise facility.
If services providers want to improve their cloud services and build large-scale cloud infrastructures, they must look to IPv6. IPv6 expert Ciprian Popoviciu explains the IPv6 benefits that providers don't get with IPv4.
In telecom news this week, Alcatel-Lucent's Bell Labs division is boasting a 10 Gbps broadband-over-copper speed record, and a TeleGeography report on peering agreements spells bad news for IP transit providers.
As the transition to IPv6 looms, the need for OpenStack to be IPv6-ready is greater than ever. Expert Ciprian Popoviciu explains the steps being taken toward OpenStack's IPv6-readiness and the advantages that come with it.
The cloud has become an ideal delivery model for UC services. UC and collaboration cloud services have matured enough to support the infrastructure and complexities that come with UCC deployments. Learn why the cloud must be part of your deployment.
Mobility is now the norm for today's workers, and they need a collaboration service that functions in and away from their offices. Enterprises must look for mobile UCC services that meet their workers' needs.
It can be difficult to quantify unified communications and collaboration benefits during deployment. Analyst Zeus Kerravala explains what enterprises can do to measure tangible collaboration benefits.
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SearchNetworkingUK Briefs provides a summary of the week’s new product, services and appointment announcements. This week includes mobile management and much more.
Some question the path to network convergence - is it through FCoE or iSCSI? Either way, preparing the existing infrastructure will be key to a healthy network environment.
Many network managers may have an emotional resistance to cloud computing, but experts explain the economic benefits and positive career impact outsourcing data centre resources can have.
StorNext 5 and pay-as-you-go pricing included in Quantum DXi6900 backup appliance; challenges four EMC Data Domain configurations.
Brien Posey discusses how the ability to replicate and run virtual machines in the cloud is changing data protection and DR for SMBs.
Independent backup expert Brien Posey discusses whether backup modernization is vendor hype and whether it means the end of legacy backup.