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

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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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.

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.

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.

Palo Alto Networks Uses Neural Networks to Attack Insider Threat

CTOvision

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.

Cumulus Takes Its Open Network OS into the Container Age

Data Center Knowledge

New tools aimed at making container management easier with web-scale data center networks Read More. Cumulus DevOps Manage Networks

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

NetworkToolbox- Network scanning and analyzing

CTOvision

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.

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

Windows Server 2016 – Azure-Inspired Software Defined Networking (SDN) in YOUR Datacenter!

IT Pros Rock!

The Azure-inspired Software Defined Networking (SDN) stack that is built into Windows Server 2016 reduces the complexity and cost of network infrastructure. Not only that, you can now define your network infrastructure so that it is portable to your application requirements.

How Open Source is Changing Data Center Networking

Data Center Knowledge

As telcos race to virtualize networks, open source communities are where networks of the future are forged Read More. Connectivity Equinix Facebook Featured Infrastructure Networking Virtualization

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

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

Government Cloud Achilles Heel: The Network

Cloud Musings

Cloud computing is rewriting the books on information technology (IT) but inter-cloud networking remains a key operational issue. Layering inherently global cloud services on top of a globally fractured networking infrastructure just doesn’t work.

Extreme Networks bulks up with Avaya networking purchase

Computer Weekly

Extreme Networks is looking to challenge networking sector giants with its third major purchase in recent months

Three Reasons Network Security Policy Management is a Big Deal

Data Center Knowledge

Data Center World Networking SecurityUpwards of 95 percent of breaches can be prevented by better managing existing technologies Read More.

Extreme to Buy Brocade’s Data Center Network Business

Data Center Knowledge

Its third acquisition deal announced in six months further fleshes out enterprise networking portfolio. Deals NetworkingRead More.

One-Third of AT&T’s Network is Now Virtualized

Data Center Knowledge

Telco exec reports progress on network virtualization project in its third year Read More. Networking

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

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).

Facebook Breaks the Network Switch Up Into Modules

Data Center Knowledge

Social networking superstar’s custom-designed top-of-rack switch is disaggregated and acts like a server Read More. Facebook Featured Networking Open Compute

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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

Custom Google Data Center Network Pushes 1 Petabit Per Second

Data Center Knowledge

Latest generation of the giant’s in-house network has enough bandwidth to move 5,000 two-hour-long HDTV videos in one second Read More. Featured Google Networking

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Getting Your Network in the Cloud

Cloud Musings

On this weekend's show , I will discuss how network management in the cloud can help you enhance your business. Join us with Virtual Newsmakers on Saturday, May 28th at 11:00am for a YouTube Livestream on cloud computing.

Video Presentation on Abusing Software Defined Networks

CTOvision

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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CSI: Your Network – Reconstructing the Breach

Forrester IT

endpoint security information security network security security & risk security architecture security information & event management (SIEM) cybersecurity data breach digital forensics Security & RiskSeptember 2017 was a busy month.

Microsoft Makes Data Center Network Software Easy for Average Developer

Data Center Knowledge

Adds support for Docker containers in SONiC, its network software stack Read More. Cloud Computing Featured Microsoft Networking Open Compute

Hands-On with Eastwind Networks’ Active Breach Detection

CTOvision

Recently, at Cognitio Labs , we had the opportunity to test out some new technology from an innovative cyber security solution provider, Eastwind Networks. Eastwind Networks is one of a handful of companies pioneering enterprise ready, active breach detection capabilities. The assumption behind active breach detection is that it is no longer possible to keep every threat out of your network. Adam Gerhart.

Juniper Opens Data Center Network OS

Data Center Knowledge

Open version of Junos supports third-party network services directly on Juniper platform Read More. Networking

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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Broadcom’s New Switches to Supercharge Virtual Data Center Networks

Data Center Knowledge

Design NetworksStrataXGS Trident line of chip-based switches gets first big update in two years Read More.