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Jude Chao

Managing Editor, Enterprise Networking Planet

Jude Chao is Managing Editor of Enterprise Networking Planet (ENP). Prior to joining ENP, she covered social marketing, educational technology, and enterprise networking news for UBM TechWeb B2B properties and contributed regular columns to Avaya Innovations Magazine. In her spare time, Jude is working on a three-year-old and raising a novel.

Articles by Jude Chao 

PLUMgrid Scores Plum Cloud Contract

Cloud security, virtual private cloud features help PLUMgrid OpenStack Networking Suite beat out VMware and Juniper in bid to build Swisscom IT Services cloud.

Cloud Computing and Cloud Security: Tech Trends Cheat Sheet, Part 2

Cloud computing has been getting buzz for years, but not everyone is ready. What are the pros, cons, and cloud security musts?

100GbE per Lambda for 400GbE: The Work has Just Begun

Ethernet Alliance chair John D'Ambrosia unilaterally cancels the networking industry's vacation plans. It's time to work on 100GbE per lambda and 400GbE.

BYOD and Big Data: Tech Trends Cheat Sheet, Part 1

Trends like BYOD and Big Data are sweeping the enterprise. Here are some pros, cons, and what businesses need for adoption to succeed.

New Solutions for New WAN and WLAN Challenges

The WAN and the WLAN are increasingly critical for business operations. New solutions aim to ease the management and optimization burden.

802.11ac Network Management Gets Support from WildPackets

Updated network management and troubleshooting platform now supports capture and analysis of 802.11ac Wi-Fi traffic.

Cloud Computing Demands Cloud Data Encryption

Cloud data encryption is key to protecting sensitive data outside the corporate perimeter. Here's why, and two ways to apply cloud encryption.

3 Ways to Ace All Networking Interview Questions

Whether your resume is long or short, put your best foot forward with our guide to preparing for all the networking interview questions you might hear.

Exinda 7.0 Moves from WAN Optimization to WAN Orchestration

New release aims to provide turnkey WAN orchestration in a single-box deployment.

Prepare Your Network for Big Data

Networking pros should make plans to enable Big Data initiatives. New QuinStreet research study explains why.

Drive Revenue with Wi-Fi Access Management

New Ruckus Wireless cloud Wi-Fi management service aims to help SMBs, SMEs, and VARs cut costs and drive business.

SUNY Geneseo College Talks Affordable NetFlow Analysis

Higher education is a hotbed of BYOD activity, making detailed traffic monitoring critical. Enterprises should take note.

Beef Up Security with Automation

The challenges of BYOD, mobility, cloud, and virtualization are making automation necessary for security.

OFC 2014: Ethernet Alliance Demonstrates Interoperability

At the Optical Fiber Communication conference, the Ethernet Alliance demonstrated the interoperability of the ecosystem.

OFC 2014: SDN in the Optical Space

Some in the optical world set their sights on software defined networking.

ONS 2014 in Review

All looks rosy inside the SDN bubble as leaders and upstarts in the networking industry come together to push software defined networking and what it can do.

ONS 2014: 6 SDN Solutions to Watch

Vendors gathered on the Open Networking Summit expo floor to showcase software defined networking solutions. Here are six that caught our eye.

ONS 2014: Microsoft Walks the SDDC Walk

Microsoft data center networking and platform expert talks vendor missteps in the software defined era and points the way toward innovation and success.

ONS 2014: ADARA Provides SDN for SMBs

Networking vendor pushes "profit-based policy generation" and server-on-a-switch SDN and NFV platform.

ONS 2014: Network Virtualization for Performance Optimization

VMware's Martin Casado defines network virtualization and discusses more use cases.

ONS 2014 Keynote: Openness is Everything

Dan Pitt of the Open Networking Foundation makes an announcement, and ONS 2014 keynote speakers make the case for open source SDN.

ONS 2014: What's New with OpenDaylight?

A month after the release of OpenDaylight Hydrogen, the OpenDaylight open source SDN project gives some new details about Helium.

Brocade Embraces OpenFlow 1.3

Vendor announces portfolio-wide OpenFlow 1.3 support, discusses Cisco's "SDN-washing."

Emulex Promises 100% Packet Capture at Low Cost

New capabilities and configurations claim to address data capture and security concerns at every enterprise budget.

ForeScout RemoteControl to Deliver Continuous Compliance

Vendor continues push beyond traditional network access control (NAC) with continuous compliance for BYOD and remote access.

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