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Automation advancements bring netops and devops teams into the future

Automating independent tasks by applying templates will help accelerate the bulk of the work and simplify the entire deployment process.

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Network verification: predicting the future of complex networks

A new kind of automation uses math to help ensure business goals continuously match reality.

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5 reasons why IT can't tame the user experience for the network manager

Why today's user experience for network professionals sucks and why it has become so hard for IT staff to tame.

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Manage user performance, not the network, with machine learning-based tools

Startup Nyansa adds machine learning to its Voyance user performance management tool, enabling it to provide proactive remediation advice.

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Validating cloud applications before going live

Properly addressing issues concerning application deployment within a cloud environment requires a combination of network tools specific to each system’s unique requirements and demands.

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Making sense of the SD-WAN business case

There is no 'one size fit all' approach to building a business case for SD-WAN – the benefits vary significantly by industry and geography.

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Cisco adds telemetry to storage networks

Cisco MDS 9123T FC switch with integrated telemetry helps customers analyze SAN operations better, remediate problems faster and proactively handle issues.

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ThousandEyes’ Device Layer helps solve application problems faster

Device Layer provides the health status of network devices, enabling network operations teams to deliver better application and service performance.

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Increase your network security: Deploy a honeypot

Deploying a honeypot system on your internal network is a proactive measure that enables you to immediately detect an intruder before any data is damaged or stolen.

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6 AI ingredients every wireless networking strategy needs

Thanks to advances in AI, companies of all sizes can transform their wireless networking with WiFi that is predictable, reliable and measurable.

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Wi-Fi analytics SaaS can make retail cool

Customers are starting to seek personalized retail experiences and this might be step one for your network.

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Apstra intent-based networking bridges the physical, virtual

Apstra’s intent-based AOS 2.0 delivers agility across physical/virtual networks so they look like one.

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Spock’s wise words for today’s network managers

Star Trek is filled with advice that apply to today’s tech professionals. Here’s a look at seven from the Enterprise’s most logical crew member, Spock.

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4G LTE internet is a network-saver

4G LTE internet is an under-utilized asset for your company’s network — and your sanity.

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Network simulation or emulation?

In regard to network testing, the terms emulation and simulation are often used interchangeably. In most cases, either term will generally get the point across, but there’s a big difference between a network emulator and network...

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What’s your problem? Survey uncovers top sources of IT pain

Enterprise IT teams face increasingly complex and often contradictory challenges. Find out the top issues named in a recent survey of over 300 IT professionals, and what is being done to simplify these common struggles.

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Location, location, location… it matters to the cloud

Connecting to a local cloud provides the best performance. If you can’t do that, content delivery networks (CDNs) or edge data centers can help.

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Ethernet frames and packets: what’s the difference?

When discussing Ethernet data, the terms frame and packet are often used interchangeably. Frames and packets are the electronic containers that carry our data from point-to-point by navigating LANs and WANs and, as they both serve...

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MPLS or IPsec VPN: which is better?

These days, you can get an extremely fast, fiber, business Internet connection for a relatively low cost. So, should you ditch your company's expensive MPLS Wide Area Network and replace it with an IPsec VPN over giant fiber Internet...

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Extreme leverages Avaya Networking to automate network management campus-wide

As network complexity rises, network management gets harder. Automation, such as the Extreme – Avaya Networking solution, eliminates tasks and allows for more innovation.

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