Pete Bartolik

Pete Bartolik has researched and written about technology and vertical market segments for many years and has worked on many market research, writing and social media projects. He was news editor of the IT management publication, Computerworld, and a reporter for a daily newspaper.

Security and the Cloud Go Hand-in-Hand: Are You Prepared?

Choosing Cybersecurity Products

Choosing Cybersecurity Products

Using a network layer-based approach for comprehensive coverage.

Beyond the Firewall - Different Rules for East-West Traffic

Beyond the Firewall - Different Rules for East-West Traffic

Network firewalls were created to block unauthorized content and code from the network while ensuring the unimpeded flow of data packets vital to the operations of the enterprise. But they were designed to intercept external...

The Growing Role of Network Teams in Security

The Growing Role of Network Teams in Security

It's time to break down the wall between network and security teams.

The Next SDN Leap: Simplified, Intelligent, and Ultra-broadband

The Next SDN Leap: Simplified, Intelligent, and Ultra-broadband

Without an agile, flexible, and secure network infrastructure, organizations are in danger of falling behind competitors. That’s why many organizations are seeking to transform their businesses with cloud computing and hybrid...

SD-WAN: A Modern Approach to Connectivity for Digital Businesses

SD-WAN: A Modern Approach to Connectivity for Digital Businesses

Digital transformation has crossed the chasm from visionary aspiration to practical implementation and in the process, it is disrupting technologies across the business landscape.

SDN Bandwagon Getting Ready to Move

AT&T’s SDN rollout signals a coming paradigm shift to programmable network management

Looking for Network Monsters Under the Bed

Can’t everyone just get along? In the case of OpenFlow and OpenDaylight, it looks like they can

Are Data Centers Going Soft?

Competing visions foresee different paths to next-generation networks

Fabric-cating Tomorrow’s Data Center

Demands of VM-heavy networks require east-west traffic flows rather than north-south hierarchical switching.

Are You Ready for SDN’s Rocket Ride?

Software everything driving data center networking

3 Questions to Ask About Network Subscriptions

Why should network devices be exempt from capacity-on-demand pricing?

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