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Hardware life cycle approaches to save money, ensure network reliability

The right life cycle management approach when it comes to network hardware and data center cabling will help IT organizations do more while optimizing their budget.

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Apcela optimizes Office 365 performance, improving user productivity

Apcela says its Office 365 Accelerator enables enterprises to get the fastest possible Office 365 performance, without commissioning a cloud performance or acceleration effort.

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The rise of next-generation network packet brokers

Next-generation network packet brokers enable organizations to be agile and to align their IT strategies with business initiatives.

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I’ve got the RF power

Power management is key to managing RF devices and networking.

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A primer on closed-loop automation

The shortest path to achieving intent-based networking.

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Making network-services deals: Sourcing and service-delivery strategies that work

Enterprise customers should scrutinize and evaluate each managed-network-services proposal independently and assess combinations of managed network services from multiple suppliers on a best-of-breed basis.

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Making network-services deals: Structuring the transaction

This article explores the key commercial terms and contract practices that are crucial for negotiating flexible and resilient managed-network-services arrangements given the outsourcing-industry challenges currently facing enteprises. ...

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Where service health meets system health

With the goal of improving business service uptime, reducing the noise, and improving incident response, IT operations and service management (ITOSM) can deliver the business agility that not only supports higher quality software...

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What are the best practices when cabling for Wi-Fi?

When trying to provide the best user experience, you need a well-planned and installed cabling system to support Wi-Fi.

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Converged infrastructure systems: rating the best

Converged infrastructure systems are pervasive in the enterprise. But how do you best evaluate these complex, yet promising, platforms? This report highlights 10 leading offerings and rates them based on user reviews.

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6 key themes shaping the future of network performance management

A new study sheds light on the latest network management trends. Here’s what you need to know to make informed, strategic decisions as you strive for network continuity.

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Nexthink’s digital experience management platform quickly solves performance problems

Bad experiences with IT environments cost companies 100 hours per person each year. Get that time back with digital experience management and experience-level agreements.

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ThousandEyes provides data, visualization tools for multi-cloud environments

ThousandEyes extends its Network Intelligence platform to take the complexity out of multi-cloud deployments.

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Data freshness, not speed, most important for IoT

IoT is creating wireless network innovation. But it isn’t just about low latency and reliability promises. Data freshness and better security are getting attention, too.

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End-to-end data, analytics key to solving application performance problems

Nyansa adds WAN and client insight to Voyance to provide greater visibility into user experience and application performance.

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How mainframes put muscle behind autonomous data maintenance software

With the muscle and processing power of the mainframe, autonomous troubleshooting software can handle the drudgery so the DBA can plug into their human ingenuity.

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BMC retools its service management offerings for AI, cloud era

Many if not most large enterprises run hybrid computing environments and are looking for management software flexible enough to run in, and manage assets, across private and public clouds.

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Cato Networks adds threat hunting to its Network as a Service

Security is a key benefit of using cloud-based networking services. And Cato Networks is kicking it up a notch by adding threat hunting as a service to its cloud network.

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