The Realities of Rural 5G Deployment in the US

Forrester IT

Early last week, Ajit Pai, the Chairman of the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced his approval of the merger of T-Mobile and Sprint. This will result in a third mega-carrier in the US mobile wireless market, which is a good move for consumers like you and me.

Facebook Launches Iowa Data Center With Entirely New Network Architecture

Data Center Knowledge

Breaks massive server clusters into smaller pods, creates building-wide network fabric Read More. Facebook Featured Iowa Networking

Data-Centric Security and Zero Trust Architecture:

CTOvision

The time had come, he announced, to abandon the idea of unbreakable network perimeters, and to deal with the reality that intruders will inevitably find their way into protected networks. It’s been nearly ten years since John Kindervag first published a paper recommending what he called the “zero trust” model of information security.

Accelerated PCAP: An Architecture for Precision Packet Capture and Analysis on High-­?Speed Networks

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Are you a system engineer or administrator charged with protecting your network infrastructure from attack? Napatech''s Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) can help you to improve on the ability to monitor and react to malicious events that occur within your network. scale networks.

Frame Relay Service Architecture

IT Toolbox

The access connection hooks the FRAD to the network's frame handler (FRND). T1.617, Case A and Case B are two methods defined for access connection

Frame Relay Architectures

IT Toolbox

The frame relay standards clearly define the bearer service provided by the network, so the design requirements for each side of the UNI are unambiguous. The bearer-service definition includes

IT Enterprise Architecture: How EA Teams Can Support Business Transformation

CEB IT

As chart 1 shows, there are four main types of opportunity for aspiring enterprise architecture (EA) teams. Chart 1: Four types of opportunity for Enterprise Architecture Source: CEB analysis.

Latest Cumulus Linux OS Release Supports x86 Architecture

Data Center Knowledge

Commodity switch OS now supports two CPU architectures, five vendors. Networking Read More.

Systems Application Architecture (SAA) Part 1

IT Toolbox

Common communications support was designed to interconnect SAA applications, systems, networks, and devices

IT Enterprise Architecture: Provide Data Support to the Select Few, Not the Many

CEB IT

Yet interviews with dozens of senior enterprise architecture managers in CEB’s networks showed that better data attainability and quality is a fairly common goal – and consumer of funds – for IT teams, all driven by the often misguided assumption this will deliver significant business value.

Palo Alto Networks Uses Neural Networks to Attack Insider Threat

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Interestingly enough, Palo Alto Networks is working on ways to help its customers leverage the high fidelity data coming out of its Enterprise Security Platform. A SOM is a type of artificial neural network that uses unsupervised learning to produce a discretized representation of its input.

IT Enterprise Architecture: How to Become a Digital Strategy Consultant to the Business

CEB IT

This is certainly true of IT enterprise architecture (EA) teams, who have traditionally looked to describe the design of organizations – including processes, systems, reporting structures, and technology – and then use this understanding to help the IT function do its job more efficiently.

SC13 News: Micron Develops Parallel Processing Architecture

Data Center Knowledge

High Performance Computing announcements this week from vendors at the Supercomputing Conference in Denver highlight a new parallel processing architecture from Micron, and customer wins from DataDirect Networks and SGI. HPC SGI Storage data direct networks micron

Microsegmentation – Secure Your Internal Network

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The argument is that today with the expansion of n-tier distributed systems and massively parallel architectures, east-west traffic has increased exponentially. Zero trust in my mind doesn’t really mean “trust no one” because then you would have no traffic on your network.

How to add network flexibility by using NFV

Computer Weekly

Fixed network architectures can no longer cope with today’s networking needs

Palo Alto Networks: Proactively Averting Cyber Attacks

CTOvision

Products from Palo Alto Networks can give you that platform approach. Palo Alto Networks, Fortinet and Check Point Software: 3 Security Stocks to Watch in 2015 (thestreet.com). Coolpad has a backdoor in Android devices, says Palo Alto Networks (androidcommunity.com).

Five Ways to Advance your Career with Modern Data Architecture

The Investing Edge

They are using a modern data architecture to select the highest-quality service providers from among thousands, and predict driver assistance needs based on a complex blend of traffic patterns, weather forecasts, and incident history.

DARPA explores new computer architectures to fix security between systems

Network World

Air-gapping, used often now, is the practice of physically isolating data-storing computers from other systems, computers, and networks. Solutions are needed to replace the archaic air-gapping of computers used to isolate and protect sensitive defense information, the U.S. Government has decided. It theoretically can’t be compromised because there is nothing between the machines — there are no links into the machines; they’re removed.

EE conducts UK’s first 5G mobile network test

Computer Weekly

Mobile operator has successfully conducted the first test of an end-to-end 5G network architecture in the UK

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A10 Networks, Aerohive Networks File for IPOs

Data Center Knowledge

F5 enhances its Sythesis architecture to extend the reach of software defined application services, A10 networks and Aerohive Networks file for an initial public offering of stock, and Level 3 is selected by Tata Consultancy Services to expand its services in Brazil. Level 3 Networking a10 networks aerohive networks brazil F5 Networks

CMA Hosts Federal Cybersecurity Solutions Reference Architecture Meeting

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Creating the GWACsolutions COE Cybersecurity Reference Architecture. More than a dozen solution providers participated in the work session contributing their knowledge, technologies, and expertise covering capabilities ranging from initial cyber threat risk & vulnerability assessment, to IT Infrastructure and systems/network security, to data security, along with tools to manage an organizations entire risk /cyber solution portfolio. Katie Kennedy.

F5 Networks: It’s time to rethink security architecture

Network World

F5 Networks held its annual industry analyst conference this week within its user conference, Agility in Chicago. Also on Network World: Review: 5 application security testing tools compared + To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click hereOne of the main messages F5 tried to get across to its customer base is that it’s time to rethink security.

Gigamon: Providing an intelligent Visibility Fabric architecture for enterprises

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Their technology empowers infrastructure architects, managers and operators with unmatched visibility into the traffic traversing both physical and virtual networks without affecting the performance or stability of the production environment. Gigamon provides intelligent traffic visibility solutions for enterprises, data centers and service providers around the globe.

Why R2? Software Defined Networking with Hyper-V Network Virtualization

IT Pros Rock!

Hyper-V Network Virtualization (HNV) is part of our Software Defined Networking (SDN) portfolio that is included inbox with Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2. Hyper-V Network Virtualization (HNV) – Virtualizing the Network Layer.

The LAN: A History of Network Operating Systems Part 8

IT Toolbox

In addition to the network architectures mentioned above, other protocol or protocol-like issues were of great importance

Cloud-Based Data Lakes: Healthcare Enterprise Architecture Zones

Perficient - Digital Transformation

This is why cloud-based data lakes have replaced the enterprise data warehouse (EDW) as the core of a modern healthcare data architecture. However, it’s no longer the centerpiece of an enterprise’s data architecture strategy. By Steven Vacca, Technical Analyst, Perficient.

Astute Networks Announces Adaptive Networked Flash Solution For Both NFS And iSCSI Physical And Virtual Environments

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February 25, 2014 – Astute Networks ™ ,Inc., the leading provider of Networked Flash ™ appliances, today announced the release of ViSX OS v5, the latest software release for the ViSX family of Performance Storage Appliances. The latest OS release adds Network File System (NFS) v2, v3, and v4 to its existing iSCSI support. About Astute Networks. ViSX is available through the company’s network of authorized AstuteNET channel partners.

Dell EMC PowerEdge MX 7000 Kinetic Based Data Infrastructure Architecture

Storage IO Blog

Dell EMC PowerEdge MX 7000 Kinetic Based Data Infrastructure Architecture Dell EMC today announced with a tag line IT Unbound their new PowerEdge MX 7000 Kinetic Based Data Infrastructure Architecture slated for general availability September 21, 2018. Previewed earlier this year at Dell Technology World in Las Vegas, PowerEdge MX 7000 is a new family […] The post Dell EMC PowerEdge MX 7000 Kinetic Based Data Infrastructure Architecture appeared first on StorageIOblog.

Learning NVP, Part 1: High-Level Architecture

Scott Lowe

This blog post kicks off a new series of posts describing my journey to become more knowledgeable about the Nicira Network Virtualization Platform (NVP). In this first post, I’ll start with a high-level description of the NVP architecture.

Enterprise Networking in a Cloud World

Cloud Musings

Enterprises must rethink network management in the cloud computing world. This new reality is driven by the rise of software defined networking , the virtualization of everything and a business imperative to create and deploy even newer information delivery models.

DARPA explores new computer architectures to fix security between systems

Network World

Air-gapping is the common practice of physically isolating data-storing computers from other systems, computers and networks so they theoretically can’t be compromised because there is nothing connecting the machines. Also read: What to consider when deploying a next generation firewall | Get regularly scheduled insights: Sign up for Network World newsletters ].

A3Cube Launches, Promising Faster Networking for HPC and Big Data

Data Center Knowledge

Silicon Valley startup A3Cube emerged from stealth mode today, and is looking to introduce a dramatic shift in network architecture, built atop a "brain inspired" design for PCIe network cards. Big Data HPC Networking a3cube

Agile Estimation and Architecture Leads to Collaboration and.

Social, Agile and Transformation

I cover topics for Technologists from CIOs to Developers - agile development, agile portfolio management, leadership, business intelligence, big data, startups, social networking, SaaS, content management, media, enterprise 2.0 Agile Estimation and Architecture Leads to Collaboration and Innovation. Business minded, Agile CIO with strong Big Data, Business Intelligence, Search, and Social Networking background. Agile Estimation and Architecture Leads to Collabo.

Identity Based Internet Protocol (IBIP): A network security innovation developed at The MITRE Corporation

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Editor’s note: I’ve referenced before my participation on the board of Centripetal Networks , and their ability to deliver large scale commercial solutions of MITRE’s IBIP are an area I am particularly proud of. By Bob Gourley.

Juniper Networks to Acquire Cloud Monitoring Firm AppFormix

Data Center Knowledge

If Juniper and AppFormix work as well as one unit as they did as a pair of partnered firms, the modernization of data center architectures may have just gotten a much-needed shot in the arm. Deals Ankur Singla AppFormix Contrail Intel RDT juniper networks Kubernetes NFV OpenContrail sdn Sumeet Singh workload orchestration