Microsegmentation – Secure Your Internal Network

CTOvision

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.

Telcos must prioritize Innovations that extend beyond networking

Forrester IT

But as we head into the next 20 years of this digital transformation decade no one in the networking space should keep their focus purely on their networking business.

Space: the Ultimate Network Edge

Data Center Knowledge

Inside Laser Light’s plan to beam network connectivity from Earth’s Orbit using military laser tech Read More. Colocation Connectivity Equinix Featured Internet of Things Networking Technology

The Virtues of (Personal) Networking

Fountainhead

But taken as a whole, it dawned on me that everyone, no matter what their level or level of discussion, should go out of their way to expand their network and “pay it forward” by sharing experiences, knowledge, and connections. The LinkedIn era This is a new career era where potential employment is as much about using your network and knowing someone, as it is about being discovered via blogs, LinkedIn, etc.

Corelight: Powerful network visibility solution for security professionals

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Company CTO Cyber Threat Intelligence Network Traffic and Analysis Security Companies CorelightCorelight was founded by the creators of the open-source Bro project.

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.

Network Awareness Using ARPwatch | Roadmap to Securing Your Infrastructure

Linux Academy

This topic of network awareness is dear to my heart — not because of what it does but because it is network-based and I started out in the IT field as a network engineer, so networking holds a special place for me. What do I mean by “network awareness”?

How AI can improve network capacity planning

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Network capacity planning aims to ensure that sufficient bandwidth is provisioned, allowing network SLA targets, such as delay, jitter, loss, and availability, to be reliably met. Until recently, the network data necessary for insightful capacity planning was generally only available via static, historical, after-the-fact reports.

Facebook Makes Open Source Networking a Reality

Data Center Knowledge

All pieces of disaggregated data center network stack now in place Read More. Facebook Featured Networking Open Compute

Artificial Intelligence Beyond Deep Neural Networks

CTOvision

Read Naga Rayapati list four reasons that AI community should think beyond deep learning on Forbes : Artificial intelligence (AI) is dominated by pattern recognition techniques. Recently, major advances have been made in the fields of image recognition, machine translation, audio processing and several others thanks to the development and refinement of deep learning. But […]. Artificial Intelligence News

Maria Lensing: The Network Platform for Healthcare’s Future

Cloud Musings

Unfortunately, that passion didn’t apply to blood, so she went into electrical engineering and biomedical engineering, eventually falling in love with networking and data. AT&T Business is Delivering The Network Platform for Healthcare’s Future today.

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

Skyhigh Networks: CASB Security

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Skyhigh is now part of McAfee. Smart move there McAfee! Skyhigh is a leader in CASB, and are known for their focus on making cloud services safe for the enterprise while meeting security, compliance and government requirements.

Video Presentation on Abusing Software Defined Networks

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See the video at this link and embedded below: Im a huge fan of Software Defined Networking (SDN) and so many other related applications of advanced enterprise tech. CTO Cyber Security Video software defined networking

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NetworkToolbox- Network scanning and analyzing

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Network Toolbox may be the best network app on in the Apple App Store. The Toolbox contains a suite of 32 tools that will help you analyze networks for configuration. It is also helpful in security or just general awareness of the networks you are on. Bob Gourley.

Palo Alto Networks in the Government Sector

CTOvision

Palo Alto Networks has just announced a new public sector advisory council and the addition of Ryan Gillis to the Palo Alto Networks team as Vice President of Government Affairs and Policy. Additionally, Palo Alto Networks CEO has been appointed to the President''s NSTAC.

Strategies for Securing Nonprofit Networks

Doctor Chaos

Nonprofits often think about how to attract more volunteers or achieve a greater reach with their fundraising initiatives. However, getting targeted by cybercriminals is a possibility that may not come up for discussion.

What CIOs Need To Know About Software Defined Networking

The Accidental Successful CIO

Software Defined Networking is going to change everything for CIOs Image Credit: Cisco. Guess what CIO: there is a revolution that is just starting in the world of computer networking. Say Hello To Software Defined Networking.

The Network-to-Network Interface

IT Toolbox

Until now, my recent posts have focused on the relationship between a single user and a single network, or User Network Interface (UNI). To extend the user's communication beyond a single frame relay network, the FRF has developed a Network Node Interface (NNI) specification

Open Humans Network

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Open Humans Network is launching soon. The Open Humans Network ultimately hopes to revolutionize research by making it easy for anyone to participate in research projects and facilitating highly integrated, longitudinal health data. By Kord Davis.

Palo Alto Networks: Proactively Averting Cyber Attacks

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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).

Colt embarks on business network upgrade

Computer Weekly

Network services supplier Colt has committed to a system-wide network upgrade to supply customers with bandwidth levels of up to 100Gbps

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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World’s Largest IPv6 Network Reaches a Milestone

Data Center Knowledge

Hurricane Electric world's first to interconnect 4,000 IPv6 networks Read More. Networks

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Phishing: The Simple Attack That Shreds The Defenses of Sensitive Network

Forrester IT

Diplomatic networks carry some of the world’s most sensitive information – communications between world leaders, key technical intellectual property, trade strategies, and military plans.

Palo Alto Networks: A Next Generation Firewall

CTOvision

Palo Alto Networks protects thousands of enterprise and governments from cyber threats. The Palo Alto Networks security platform natively brings together all key network security functions, including advanced threat protection, firewall, IDS/IPS and URL filtering. Communications Companies Company Cyber Security Hot Technologies Security Companies Cisco Systems IP address Juniper Networks Network Security Palo Alto Palo Alto California Palo Alto Network WildFire

Connections Redefining the Enterprise Network

Cloud Musings

Photo credit: Shutterstock The computer and the network that connects them are both inextricably linked to the success of any business. T]he network creates value in connection. Another impressive reality lies in how IoT is becoming the glue of the extended network supply chain.

Vodafone selects Mirantis for network virtualisation programme

Computer Weekly

Mobile network operator will use managed OpenStack based on Mirantis’ open cloud platform as part of its network virtualisation programme

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How blockchain will manage networks

Network World

Ethernet networking technology is flawed, say some engineers. One attempt to address the issue is the Marconi protocol, which is a strategy to shift network and packet management over to a smart contract, decentralized chain-based system. The problem is it doesn’t have any inherent security built in to it. Ethernet also hard to manage because it's centralized. It’s out-of-date, and it needs revamping, researchers say.

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.

Why Aren’t Our Networks Staying Up?

The Accidental Successful CIO

Clearly, despite the importance of information technology, the networks that we’re designing and building today don’t work anywhere this reliably. Network Outages Seem To Be A Part Of Life. As a CIO you would prefer that your corporate networks not experience any downtime.

Amazon VP: The Network Gear Economy Is Becoming Commoditized

Data Center Knowledge

Amazon Networking ASIC AWS re:Invent 2016 broadcom custom routers James Hamilton (AWS

How to add network flexibility by using NFV

Computer Weekly

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

Datto Acquires Managed Networking Firm Open Mesh

Data Center Knowledge

Deal expands capabilities in Datto's newly launched networking solutions portfolio Read More. Deals Networking

SDN an essential component of future public sector networks

Computer Weekly

Public sector organisations need to adopt software-defined networking to deliver more agile and resilient networks that bring fit-for-purposes services to users and citizens

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