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May 23, 2013
Sonus announces two new modular session border controllers and branch survivability for enterprise Lync users.
January 10, 2012
Big data growth is expected for 2012. This IT trend will create some new challenges for the wide area network (WAN).
August 03, 2011
Many WAN pros learn the hard way that bigger pipes don't always ensure that overnight backups finish on time, which a high-capacity WAN emulator could help eliminate.
June 15, 2011
WAN optimization vendors are launching multigigabit appliances to address the sheer volume and high-availability requirements of WAN replication and DR traffic.
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Before conducting remote backups across your wide area network (WAN), you must decide whether you need to add bandwidth or use an optimization controller (WOC). This introduction to remote office backups explains how to prepare your network to ... Continue Reading
Silver Peak Systems' WAN optimization product line addresses problems typically seen in the data center, including accelerating data backup, server and storage centralization, and real-time collaboration and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI). Continue Reading
Riverbed Steelhead appliances for WAN optimization are focused on specific enterprise applications -- such as rich media, thin clients, Web apps and disaster recovery -- scalability and ease of installation. Continue Reading
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Until the end of 2011, NetEx is offering a free one-year subscription of its WAN optimization software, NetEx HyperIP -- giving enterprises even more incentive to virtualize. Continue Reading
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Use Of Solution: 1 year • Valuable Features: Near real time continuous disaster recovery, Journaling and the ability to replicate from...Continue Reading
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As promised, this is the next instalment in my Veeam posts, specifically on Remote Backup (backup to a remote site across the WAN). This has...Continue Reading
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Use Of Solution: For about 2 years. Valuable Features: The backup and instant recovery features are the most valuable to me. Improvements...Continue Reading
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Learn about network resiliency best practices to keep your wide area network (WAN) services running during technical difficulties and outages. Continue Reading
Virtualization is changing the role of the WAN for data center interconnect. WAN managers need to understand and prepare for the new requirements for data center links. Continue Reading
Bandwidth, data deduplication, disaster recovery (DR) and remote site acceleration and optimization are all areas where storage and WAN managers' job responsibilities overlap. This article explains how and answers the question, 'What is a wide area ... Continue Reading
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What happens if your VPN is overloaded with remote employees? Use this tip on preparing for a disaster to keep your workers connected to your network. Continue Reading
Learn the advantages and disadvantages of Ethernet in WAN environments -- Ethernet advantages include low costs and disadvantages like more resources needed. Continue Reading