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.

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

Nokia “Connects” Network Services To Customer Experience

Forrester IT

Nokia's services division recently hosted an analyst event where it elaborated on the interlinkage between network services and network infrastructure. network infrastructure.

Skyhigh Networks: CASB Security

CTOvision

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.

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.

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.

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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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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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

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.

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

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

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

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.

Neutron’s role evolves in OpenStack networks

Computer Weekly

We examine the progress of Neutron, OpenStack’s cloud networking module

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.

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

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.

Facebook Building Own Fiber Network to Link Data Centers

Data Center Knowledge

Facebook Networks North AmericaClaims 200-mile underground fiber cable will be 50 percent more efficient than most other cables in existence Read More.

UK helps dismantle Avalanche global cyber network

Computer Weekly

The UK's National Crime Agency has contributed to the takedown of a cloud-based cyber crime network in a collaborative law enforcement operation involving 30 countries

Cloud culture calls for flexible networks

Computer Weekly

Cloud-based workloads demand more flexibility, so how can businesses rethink their WAN strategies to accommodate this

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Barefoot Networks: Transforming the Networking Industry with P4 and PISA

CTOvision

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.

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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Digital Catapult invites regional bids for IoT network expansion

Computer Weekly

Digital Catapult is planning a major expansion of its Things Connected IoT network across the UK and has invited bids from regional bodies

Government enlists startups to develop exporters’ network

Computer Weekly

The Department for International Trade selects two startups to help it build an artificial intelligence, peer-to-peer knowledge network

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Network Virtualization in Your Business

CTOvision

Proper implementation of network […]. CTO Cyber Security News information technology Network Security Technology LeadershipEvery business has goals. One of the most important goals for a firm is to keep its current customers happy while at the same time reaching out to attract new customers. In doing all this, the business hopes to improve its market position and cut down on its cost of operations.

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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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

TechNet Augusta 2016: US Army Expeditionary Networks

CTOvision

Expeditionary Networks. Army’s plan to modernize their expeditionary networks comes after years of fighting on the ground in Iraq and Afghanistan. Capability Set Fielding: mission command/network fielding. ChrisScott.

Top 10 networking stories of 2016

Computer Weekly

A look back at Computer Weekly’s most-read networking stories of 2016

Navigating the Data Center Networking Landscape

Data Center Knowledge

With so many new options to create a powerful network ecosystem; learn how to better navigate the entire data center networking landscape. Networking cloud data center networkingRead More.