2019 Saw Industrial IoT Software Platforms Get Richer

Forrester IT

My colleague Michele Pelino and I published “The Forrester Wave™: Industrial IoT Software Platforms, Q4 2019” recently, and we’ll be discussing the findings in more detail in a webinar on 30 January.

Cloud, AI and security driving network monitoring industry

Computer Weekly

We explore the latest developments and trends in enterprise network monitoring and management

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Security platforms to disrupt industry, predicts Palo Alto Networks

Computer Weekly

Collaborative security platforms will enable developers to focus on innovation and force the security industry to change business models, predicts Palo Alto Networks

Barefoot Networks: Transforming the Networking Industry with P4 and PISA


Barefoot exists to hand the keys of the network to the owner of the network. It provides a ubiquitous programmable network platform. Imagine a cambrian explosion in networking capabilities. Our goal is to make programming your network as simple as programming your CPU.

Brexit and technology: How network effects will damage UK IT industry

Computer Weekly

Although largely ignored in the Brexit debate, network effects will damage the UK's high-tech industry if Britain leaves Europe

Charging the Utilities Industry with New Technology

Perficient - Digital Transformation

The utilities industry is no different. And 20 years from now, the industry will be very different. Utilities companies are among many asset-intensive industries poised to benefit richly from these technologies. Business models change.

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.

The New IT Industry Landscape

Chuck's Blog - EMC

The news over the weekend that HP was splitting into two separate businesses made me deeply ruminate over the future of the IT industry — helped along by a few adult beverages.   Plenty of examples of both in the industry today.

Industry Verticals Tackle Unstructured Data

Cloud Musings

One more critical example lies in the healthcare industry where PACS [picture archiving and communication system] systems store images derived from MRIs. Another crucial industry vertical that is feeling the data storage squeeze is law enforcement.

Cutting the cable: why industry is turning to wireless

Computer Weekly

Wireless networking technology is heading out of the office and the living room, and on to the factory floor. We explore the trend

IDG Contributor Network: Recent VPN hacks reveal transparency issues within the industry and its supply chain

Network World

Even though these threats — and the rash of data breaches — continue to grab headlines, consumers still are connecting to public wifi despite the threats and are joining other unsafe networks while traveling. More cautious or tech-savvy individuals know to turn to virtual private networks (VPNs) as a way to safely connect online, and as VPNs become more mainstream, some project the VPN market can grow to more than $35 billion by 2022.

To secure industrial IoT, use segmentation instead of firewalls

Network World

The internet of things (IoT) has been top of mind for network and security professionals for the better part of the past five years. This has been particularly true for the area of industrial IoT (IIoT). Connected industrial devices are nothing new, but most IT people aren’t familiar with them because they have been managed by operational technology (OT) teams.

How blockchain is becomming the 5G of the payment industry


As more blockchain-based payment networks and fiat-backed digital currencies – including one from the largest U.S. bank – emerge, experts and analysts are predicting a sea change for the financial services industry. “I think you’re starting to see a growing consensus,” said Matt Savare, a partner who works in the technology group of New Jersey-based law […]. CTO News

10 Ways Data Center Industry Will Change in 2015

Data Center Knowledge

Web-scale, containers, stream analytics, non-x86 silicon, and other big trends that will drive the industry Read More. Big Data Cloud Computing Connectivity Data Center Strategies Enterprise Featured Networking

A Better way to Digitize European Industries


By Peter Friess // Programme Officer // Media Policy Directorate – Social Media & Networks – STARTS // European Commission, DG Connect, Brussels, Belgium There is much talk on the subject of digitization. Industry

Government reaffirms broadband funding in Industrial Strategy plan

Computer Weekly

The government reaffirms previous commitments to further funding of rural broadband roll-out and 5G mobile networking in its post-Brexit industrial strategy plan

Industry leaders set cloud computing security benchmarks

Cloud Musings

This latter scenario has been driven by the lack of industry consensus on security and a dearth of nonvendor specific cloud security training and certifications. Because cloud computing is a young industry so this is understandable, but maintaining this view exacerbates the harm.

5 Industries To Be Dramatically Impacted By 5G Technology


Information Technology Blog - - 5 Industries To Be Dramatically Impacted By 5G Technology - Information Technology Blog. We found 5 industries that are going to be dramatically impacted by 5G technology. 5G is the fifth generation of the mobile network. Power Industry.

Tech sector advisory network expands to Spain

Computer Weekly

The 5,000-strong Global Tech Advocates network of IT industry experts that supports technology companies is expanding its service to Spain

Why Magento Is Preferred By Ecommerce Industries?


Information Technology Blog - - Why Magento Is Preferred By Ecommerce Industries? Being a requisite for all business categories, ecommerce industry has emerged as a boom across the globe. The post Why Magento Is Preferred By Ecommerce Industries?

Government launches £25m trial fund to develop UK 5G industry

Computer Weekly

DCMS is drawing down £25m from the £740m National Productivity Investment Fund to fund a number of testbeds and trials of 5G mobile network technology in the UK

Ericsson introduces first 5G network platform

Computer Weekly

As the industry gears up for Mobile World Congress, Ericsson has announced a new platform designed to help networks evolve towards 5G mobile networking

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Ten Reasons Why VMware Is Leading The Hyperconverged Industry

Chuck's Blog - EMC

While I admire their bravado, I felt the piece did a disservice to both the industry and to customers. The first wave was “converged” infrastructure: traditional compute, storage and network products engineered to be consumed and supported as a single block of infrastructure.

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Mobile app flaws are a risk to industrial IT systems, says report

Computer Weekly

Cyber security vulnerabilities in mobile applications could be exploited to compromise industrial network infrastructure, a report warns

Driving IoT Transformation with Smart Network Considerations

Data Center Knowledge

Consistent connectivity now becomes critical to how effectively these devices will perform, and this connectivity relies on having the right network infrastructure in place. Industry PerspectivesRead More.

Industry Vendors Form CLR4 100G Alliance for 100G Optics Specification

Data Center Knowledge

Intel, Arista Networks and many other key industry vendors announced the creation of the 100G CLR4 Alliance, whose goal is establishing a new, open, multi-vendor 100G optics specification. Intel Networking 100G arista networks silicon photonics The alliance brings together end customers, system companies and optical companies, and focuses on the market.

In 2018, Telecom and Networking are Vital (Again)

The Investing Edge

For most of us, that time represents Seinfeld and Pulp Fiction , and for others it marks the heyday of the telecom and networking markets as the internet drove explosive growth. Throughout most of the 1990s and into 2000, VCs’ had a robust hunger for networking technology investments.

Cisco switch taps into Time Sensitive Ethernet; software bolsters industrial network mgmt.

Network World

More on Network World: Ethernet: Are there worlds left to conquer?+ Cisco this week took the wraps off three products aimed at increasing the speed of communications while controlling and analyzing the substantial data stream of the factory floor.

Dear WLAN Industry- Back Off on the Mesh Fascination

IT Toolbox

What IS the wireless industry coming to? On the one hand, client device makers have their heads in the sand (or up their backsides) about what it takes to make their gadgets compatible with modern-day BUSINESS GRADE wireless networks (you know… the kind that are likely to be found at businesses ).

Lessons Learned: IT Infrastructure and Network Security

Data Center Knowledge

Major data breaches make it clear that data security is a serious problem, writes Patrick Quirk of Emerson Network Power. But despite the rash of breaches, there remains an industry-wide naïveté when it comes to these types of security concerns. Industry Perspectives Read More.

[Guide] 2018 State of the Airline Industry

Perficient - Digital Transformation

The airline industry is scrutinized by passengers and analysts alike, mostly for two reasons. Two, the industry’s economic impact is unprecedented. ” In a closely related industry, the manufacturing of planes is the country’s “top net export.” ” The industry is also a major contributor to national productivity growth. Almost 10 million people work directly in the aviation and air transport industries.

Key Strategic Initiatives in the Airline Industry

Perficient - Digital Transformation

If you listen closely to industry executives, you’ll note that many of them typically hone in on several key strategic initiatives. — Perficient published a new guide that focuses on the airline industry – the companies that operate air transport networks. It looks at the current and future state of the industry. Download the 2018 State of the Airline Industry guide.

Top 5 IoT networking security mistakes

Network World

Even though Brother International is a supplier of many IT products, from machine tools to head-mounted displays to industrial sewing machines , it’s best known for printers.

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20 hybrid cloud insights from top industry experts

Cloud Musings

We reached out to industry thought leaders to answer some of the marketplace’s most pressing questions on hybrid cloud. In this eBook, you’ll learn why thought leaders like Kevin Jackson , founder and CEO GovCloud Network, look at hybrid cloud from the viewpoint of hybrid IT.

Network Monitoring: Your First Line of Defense

Data Center Knowledge

And in the data center, it’s the network monitoring system. Industry PerspectivesWhat’s your first line of defense? In the military, it’s the troops on the front line. On the football field, it’s the defensive line. Read More.