John Dix

Editor in Chief

Dix helped launch Network World in 1986 after chronicling developments in networking and distributed processing first at IDC (1980-1984), then at Computerworld (1985-1986).

CoxHealth finds relief in a network overhaul that pushes Layer 3 to the edge

Collaboration companies argue their case at Demo Traction

The recent event gave up and coming companies four minutes to explain why they matter, followed by Q&A with judges.

Big data companies argue their case at Demo Traction

The recent event gave up and coming companies four minutes to explain why they matter, followed by Q&A with judges.

Cloud companies argue their case at Demo Traction

The recent event gave up-and-coming companies four minutes to explain why they matter, followed by Q&A with judges.

Using people to fight cyber attacks is like bringing a knife to a gunfight

Using people to fight cyber attacks is like bringing a knife to a gunfight

It’s time to automate security response, says the CSO of a $1.6b company, who swears by a new tool he has deployed

In case you aren’t suitably impressed by the scale of Amazon Web Services

Check out these facts (and the embedded video)

When Intuit’s network gets taxed, it turns to Riverbed performance management tools

When Intuit’s network gets taxed, it turns to Riverbed performance management tools

With TurboTax and QuickBooks becoming increasingly cloud based, user experience is key

School district gets an HP SDN makeover to address wireless growth, security problems

School district gets an HP SDN makeover to address wireless growth, security problems

South Washington County Schools standardizes on one vendor, leans on Software Defined Networking

Network World: 2015 State of the Network survey

Network World: 2015 State of the Network survey

The transformation of Network IT into a collaborative and agile team that is positioned to respond to rapid changes in technology is underway, according to Network World’s 2015 State of the Network survey.

EnerNOC powers up BPM to automate a core business process

EnerNOC powers up BPM to automate a core business process

Bonitasoft business process management tool reduces errors, ensures process scalability

The rapidly evolving state of content delivery networks

The rapidly evolving state of content delivery networks

The digital Network World special report, prepared by Network World editors, examines the issues, trends and strategies for getting the most out of CDNs.

How Etsy makes Devops work

How Etsy makes Devops work

Etsy, which describes itself as an online “marketplace where people around the world connect to buy and sell unique goods,” is often trotted out as a poster child for Devops. The company latched onto the concepts early and today is...

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