Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring | News, how-tos, features, reviews, and videos

promoting an idea / raising awareness / lightbulb / technology / gear / innovation / transformation
network management tools

man with binoculars observability research spy

Network observability: What it means to vendors and to you

Network observability can be dismissed as a buzzword, but to be useful it should include monitoring, security, data, and actionable insights.

cloud computing technology concept transfer database to cloud there picture id1388013584

SolarWinds’ Observability offers visibility into hybrid-cloud infrastructure

SolarWinds Observability, the company's new SaaS offering, provides management insight into distributed, hybrid, and multi-cloud IT environments.

spot nww primary hybridcloud 2400x1600 6

Network availability: Are you your own worst enemy?

As network complexity grows, so does the complexity of dealing with it effectively.

digital fabric

Juniper upgrades management platform, adds a switch

Juniper has added troubleshooting features to its flagship Mist AI/ML cloud-based management platform and announced the EX4100 Series Ethernet access switch.

Hands access a keyboard while a monitor displays binary code.

How to manage scripts that manage network automation

By following these four best coding practices, writers of scripts that automate networking chores can reduce errors, track changes, and ensure the code can be readily maintained as it evolves.

network / data center

What is Nmap and why do you need it on your network?

While there are many monitoring tools available to network administrators for port scanning and network mapping, Nmap is the de facto standard. Here's why.

170227 mwc 02753

Nokia launches SaaS services to tackle energy consumption and home device management

Nokia has launched two new software-as-a-service products to help customers improve their energy efficiency and manage smart devices.

hybrid cloud 1

SolarWinds launches overarching management, monitoring for hybrid cloud

Hybrid Cloud Observability pulls together siloed monitoring and management tools on a single interface.

data center female it specialist using laptop server farm cloud and picture id1336250828

What is a network operations center (NOC)?

A NOC is a centralized location where IT professionals can troubleshoot, monitor and optimize enterprise networks

spot nww primary hybridcloud 2400x1600 6

Hybrid cloud demands new tools for performance monitoring

Platforms that draw performance data from multiple devices on multiple networks will make for better hybrid-cloud performance and troubleshooting.

digital marketing ts

Juniper's marketing lags its technology

Juniper Networks recently made a crisp, aggressive technology presentation to analysts, but for enterprises looking to buy, it’s tough to find an equally clear story on its website.

the latest in innovation in the sd wan managed services market1400

Are enterprises loving managed services?

Netops specialists are hard to find, and Cisco, Extreme, and Juniper are among those trying to fill the void with managed services.

artificial intelligence ai brain digital

Is your network AI as smart as you think?

Network-operations types tell me that, in the future, AI is going to manage their networks. They also tell me that their vendors told them that very same thing. The good news is that’s sort-of-true. The bad news is the same; with...

A user reviews data and statistical models. [analytics / analysis / tracking / monitoring / logging]

Survey: Home-office networks demand better monitoring tools

Improved monitoring of work-at-home environments requires money, simplified infrastructure, and better IT leadership.

Conceptual binary vault security mechanism.

Center for Internet Security: 18 security controls you need

The goal of CIS Controls V8 is to provide practical and specific actions that can spark creation of a better network security environment.

A robotic hand activates/manages a network of integrated security.

Extreme CEO talks AI, automation, chip shortages

Extreme CEO Ed Meyercord says its tools that incorporate automation, AI, and ML can help IT catch more problems earlier and head them off before they hit the network.

open faucets leaking binary streams of data

Water-authority network upgrade spots problems faster

The need for greater visibility into remote systems helped prompt a large-scale network upgrade for the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority.

Tech Spotlight   >   Analytics [Network World]   >   A baseball stadium with network overlay.

Major League Baseball makes a run at network visibility

Legacy network-monitoring tools weren't cutting it for MLB with its demanding lineup of video, gaming, and AI workloads across its data centers, ballparks, and the cloud.

Load More