Randstad group to consolidate network infrastructure with BT

Computer Weekly

HR services giant Randstad Group is standardising its global network infrastructure with BT

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Nonpublic 5G Networks Will Be A Critical Building Block Of Your Enterprise Network Strategy

Forrester IT

Nonpublic 5G networks promise better privacy, data security, compliance, and cellular network performance; they also offer safer and more private features for dedicated user groups.

Co-operative Group overhauls retail store networks

Computer Weekly

The Co-operative Group has brought in BT to revitalise and upgrade legacy networking infrastructure at its food retail business

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IGMP: Joining a Host Group

IT Toolbox

To eliminate unnecessary multicast traffic on a network, hosts and multicast routers use the Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP

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Cambridge University sets up £25m network research group

Computer Weekly

Academic networking and communications research project will run for five years with financial support from BT and Huawei

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Case study: Tamer Group boosts bandwidth and network connectivity

Computer Weekly

Saudi Arabian firm chooses point-to-point wireless to ensure it provides the connectivity required for a fast-growing business

Russian cyber espionage group targeting hotel Wi-Fi

Computer Weekly

A Russian cyber espionage group is targeting hotel Wi-Fi networks to carry out malware infections and potentially steal credentials, researchers warn

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London Capital Group improves service deployment with SDN

Computer Weekly

Online trading firm has revitalised its service delivery after switching a legacy physical network for VMware NSX SDN

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Step-by-Step: Automate Building Outbound Network Security Groups Rules via Azure Resource Manager (ARM) and PowerShell

IT Pros Rock!

Lately, I’ve been working with several organizations that need to selectively restrict outbound Internet access from within their Azure Virtual Networks (VNETs) to conform to their own internal security policies. CloudLab Powershell Azure Networking Azure Resource Manager

InterContinental Hotel Group reveals extent of malware attack

Computer Weekly

Hotel group InterContinental (IHG) reveals that malware attempting to glean payment card details sat undetected on its network in the US for three months

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Step-by-Step: Automate Building Outbound Network Security Groups Rules via Azure Resource Manager (ARM) and PowerShell

IT Pros Rock!

Lately, I’ve been working with several organizations that need to selectively restrict outbound Internet access from within their Azure Virtual Networks (VNETs) to conform to their own internal security policies. Network Security Groups to the rescue!

Microsegmentation – Secure Your Internal Network


The problem I have with these statements is that every network engineer I know segments their network more than just at the subnet level and their segmentation is not limited to just north-south traffic. This is something you can’t do with static network ACLs at layer 2.

Fahrenheit IT Acquires Halo Group and Geneva Technical Services (GTS)

Geneva Technical Services

Fahrenheit IT Staffing and Consulting, a division of Global Employment Solutions and one of the nation’s fastest growing IT staffing companies, announced today its acquisition of Halo Group, a major Midwest IT staffing and consulting firm, and its affiliates Sonoma Consulting and Geneva Technical Services. As one of the largest IT staffing firms in the US, Fahrenheit IT brings significant resources to Halo Group’s and its affiliates’ clients through a strong, nationwide service network. “We’re

Denver Network Programmability User Group Meeting

Scott Lowe

If you live (or will be) in Denver next week—specifically, on Wednesday, November 1—I’ll be joining the Denver Network Programmability User Group (NPUG) to talk about network programmability and my recent book with Jason Edelman and Matt Oswalt around network programmability and automation. What: Me joining the NPUG to share some thoughts on network programmability.

Enterprise Partner Group Cloud Partner of the Year Award


Hortonworks has just announced that they have won the Enterprise Partner Group Cloud Partner of the Year award at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, held in Orlando. We recognize Hortonworks as a significant member of our partner network who has brought the value of Azure to our joint customers," said Tiffany Wissner, senior director of data platform marketing at Microsoft. "As

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New Chinese Internet Clampdown Hurts Business, U.S. Group Says

Data Center Knowledge

(Bloomberg) — China’s clampdown on the use of virtual private networks to circumvent the country’s internet controls risks disrupting businesses that depend on them for cloud services and data security. Besides using virtual private networks to gain access to websites like Facebook and Google.

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Extending SQL Server 2014 AlwaysOn Resource Group with Storage Spaces on Microsoft Azure

IT Pros Rock!

The new Azure Preview Portal makes it super-easy to configure a highly available SQL Server 2014 AlwaysOn Availability Group cluster with a new Azure Resource Group Template.

Top LinkedIn Groups in 2014 for Analytics, Big Data, Data Mining, and Data Science


It it he analyzes the Top 30 LinkedIn Groups for Analytics, Big Data, Data Mining, and Data Science. Gregory identifies 4 group quadrants and find which groups are fastest growing and most active. -bg. The Figure 1 (below) shows quarterly growth rates in top 30 groups.

Groups and Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

is about groups not the individual. is based on the person and personal relationships in networks, not group membership. posits the group as the primary unit of activity; email posits the individual Boyd's drawing a really important distinction here. In our daily lives, we are all members of various groups: our families, neighborhoods, church groups, ethnic groups, etc. But an individual's personal network typically spans multiple groups.

Illumina Consulting Group (ICG) R&D Case Study Uses Streaming Analytics Platform LUX in Insider Threat Detection


Illumina Consulting Group (ICG) recently conducted an R&D Case Study using their streaming analytics platform, LUX, to process an Insider Threat dataset created by ExactData LLC and Carnegie Mellon University under DARPA sponsorship.

Network tech helps BT customers cut carbon emissions

Computer Weekly

Telco claims it is now making 22% of its total group revenues from products contributing to the reduction of carbon emissions

The End Of The Group File Share? - Chuck's Blog

Chuck's Blog - EMC

The End Of The Group File Share? We craved simplicity: we want our files are kept up-to-date automatically with nothing for us to do other than get on a network once in a while. What's New EMC acquired Syncplicity in May, 2012 as part of IIG (information intelligence group). 

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Relaunch of Advanced Human Technologies Group website and new blog

Trends in the Living Networks

I am extremely happy that we have finally relaunched the website for Advanced Human Technologies Group. Over the last couple of years we have been repositioning our activities so that our major corporate brand is AHT Group, the group of companies, rather than the individual companies.

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Social Networking @ Work: Are You Ready?

The Accidental Successful CIO

Do CIOs need to introduce social networking into the workplace? So there’s no question that this whole social networking thing has become very, very popular. What Social Networking Would Do For Your Workplace. Who Would Use Social Networking In The Workplace.

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Russian hacker group used phony Google login page to hack Clinton campaign

Network World

A Russian hacking group used spearphishing to steal the Gmail login credentials of Hillary Clinton campaign staff, and that may be how campaign emails now being released were stolen, according to Secure Works. The attack targeted 108 hillaryclinton.com email addresses, and was carried out by a Russian group called Threat Group-4127 (TG-4127), according to Secure Works’ Counter Threat Unit (CTU) blog.

DHS urging users to disconnect UPnP, Group halts bank cyber.


Homeland Security urges computer users to disconnect network setting ? DOE Here are the top cyber news and stories. DHS is asking users to disable the Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) capability on their home machines

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How Blockchain Can Supercharge the Network Effect


The network effect is a curious phenomenon that describes the group’s benefit that ensues as each new member joins and begins using the same product or service. The post How Blockchain Can Supercharge the Network Effect appeared first on Dataconomy.

FBI snags group that allegedly pinched 23,000 or $6.7 million worth of iPhones

Network World

The FBI today said it had arrested a group of men in connection with the theft of 23,000 Apple iPhones from a cargo area at the Miami International Airport in April. More on Network World: US Senator wants to know why IoT security is so anemic + To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click hereThe stolen iPhones were worth approximately $6.7

Augmented Reality and the Network

Spearline Testing

The execution of VoIP , playing around with the idea of cognitive networks , the evolution of the Internet of Things (IoT), using enhanced features like A.I. The network is key. Complex networks can attract complex problems.

Tech groups push policy priorities for the Trump administration

Network World

Technology trade groups are already pushing out their policy priorities for President-elect Donald Trump's administration, even though his campaign rarely touched on IT issues. With Silicon Valley largely opposed to Trump during the campaign and his tech policy agenda paper thin, policy recommendations from tech trade groups may be an exercise in wishful thinking. Still, several tech groups congratulated Trump on his unexpected victory and expressed optimism about this presidency.

WEBINAR: The Impact of Firewall Sprawl


New research with the Aberdeen Group highlights how network complexity is adding cost and increasing risk. Register >> Network firewalls have long been established as the ubiquitous first line of defense for every organization’s network security strategy. But the evolving needs of the enterprise have dramatically changed the make-up – and complexity – of network infrastructures. Better manage network configurations.

Step-by-Step: Enable Network Monitoring in Azure.


Hello folks, When building network infrastructures in the cloud live VNets, ExpressRoute, Application Gateways, Load balancers, and more… You need tools and processes to monitor and troubleshoot any issues that may arise. Enabling the Preview of Network Watcher in your subscription.

Informal Networks Require Leaders to Look Below the Waterline

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Leaders in corporate or business-line roles receive information from executives and these leaders cascade the information down the hierarchy through predictable channels like email and town hall and group meetings. These networks form through a web of relationships founded on many reasons.

Security Innovation Network SINET 16 Application Process Now Open


We have previously written about the Security Innovation Network ( SINET ) and the yearly SINET Showcase. This is a group every technology firm should have some familiarity with now. By Bob Gourley.

Product Review: Paessler PRTG Network Monitor


Information Technology Blog - - Product Review: Paessler PRTG Network Monitor - Information Technology Blog. PRTG Network Monitor from Paessler AG is a powerful network monitoring solution. This network software is not only powerful but also easy to use.

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