A group of MIT researchers have demonstrated a new way of organizing optical networks that could make the Internet 100 or even 1,000 times faster while reducing the amount of energy it consumes.
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The solution accelerates and simplifies distributed network deployment and operations.
Admins have a lot have to do in order to decipher network monitoring reports.
The company has announced its new WAN Optimization and Secure Web Gateway solution.
The American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) actively educates and informs about issues facing the Internet community. Currently it is focusing on the depletion of IPv4 address space.
New security enhancements to HP FlexFabric help prevent network breaches in physical and virtual environments.
The company claims its bypass tap offers non-intrusive access for network appliance security and monitoring.
The company's Fax over IP (FoIP) solution has also successfully completed interoperability testing with the Cisco Application eXtension Platform (AXP).
OneConnect UCNAs have been selected for 10Gb/s FCoE connectivity for the Cisco Unified Computing platform.
Historically, storage area network (SAN) technology has been high-priced, but now it is affordable for all but the smallest of IT shops.
ICANN approval will allow Web site operators to register domain names written entirely in Chinese characters.
The recently granted patents covers technology that improves reliability and usability for storage controllers.
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Cisco's survey explores the security implications of social networking and the use of personal devices in the enterprise.
Altor V4 secures virtual server to virtual server network traffic within the data center.
The company has announced its nationwide launch of XO Ethernet VPLS.
The focus was on the Universal Service Fund and the need to divert money away from telephone service and toward broadband access.
The company has expanded its security portfolio with the acquisition of Breach Security.
The company's RackSwitch 10 Gigabit Ethernet switch delivers Multicast protocols at sub-700 nanosecond port-to-port latency.
The new Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) ASIC is used for HP's industry-leading BladeSystem platform.
The company says its 100G Ethernet router is compliant with the IEEE 802.3ba standard.
The Voltaire Vantage 6024 switch is optimized for virtualized data centers and cloud computing environments.
The SwiftTest 5000 supports 10 Gigabit Ethernet traffic and offers one 1GE management port.
Research firm Gartner says that Instead of considering the ROI on security expenditures, companies should consider them just the cost of doing business. And when it comes to managing expensive security solutions? "Leverage the free stuff," by taking advantage of built-in features plenty of enterprise hardware ships with.
Say what you will about Microsoft's track record, and take or leave Patch Tuesday, but one way the company sets itself apart from Apple is in its relative transparency. ServerWatch columnist Paul Rubens argues that Apple's approach: Slip the fix in while nobody's looking, does nothing but burnish Apple's image at the expense of its customers, who might not even know there was a vulnerability in need of repair.
2011 is already looking to be a good year for enterprise Linux vendor Red Hat, which is looking forward to a new release of its flagship product, new customer tools, and a profitable partnership with Cisco, which allows its Unified Computing System (UCS) to be deployed on Red Hat's wares.
Free and open-source software (FOSS) offers firewalls, routers, VPNs, amd UTMs for nearly every network security need.
The program supports the need for converged network adapters in virtualized server environments.
The Brocade DCX-4S Backbone was named as a winner in the hardware and storage category.
New features include support for enhanced media compatibility.
Trust boundaries are a critical element of the classification strategy of a QoS design.
Mobile Application Development Partners (MAD) claims its solution will secure and manage mobile devices in the enterprise.
When SIP trunks fail, a disaster recovery plan to gain alternative and diverse routing is needed.
SingTel has appointed ADVA Optical Networking as a vendor for its high-speed managed metropolitan optical network service.
D-Link is now shipping the D-Link Xtreme N 450 Gigabit Router (DIR-665), its first 802.11n Wi-Fi router with 3x3 MIMO technology.
Junos Pulse lets enterprise IT staff enforce consistent endpoint security policies.
Company leads the FCoE CNA market with 56 percent market share, according to Infonetics.
The company takes on Cisco, Brocade, Juniper with its latest S-Series switch announcement.
Infonetics Research has forcast a SAN switch and adapter of $6.5 billion market in 2014.
Alcatel-Lucent says it has the first commercially available 100 gigabit per second switching platform.
If you have a wireless router then problems such as War Driving and liability are worth securing against.
The industrial-grade Magnum Switches product line is purpose-built to withstand shock and vibration in harsh mobile environments.
New white paper looks at the hidden expenses associated with bandwidth control technologies.
The 'Future of the Internet' survey suggests concerns that cloud dominance by a small number of large firms may constrict the Internet's openness and its capacity to inspire innovation.
NxGen will use Nexaira's Business Class Router to deploy its carrier class management platform.
The new Brocade One architecture offers solutions in support of converged fabrics and Ethernet networking.
The company fails in its attempt to raise the series-B round of financing.
Riverbed WAN optimization accelerates the performance of PTC Windchill over the WAN.
There are certain basic features that every small business router should support -- and that you should look for when buying a router for your small business network.
WiTopia provides a a secure connection from your computer to a VPN gateway in the cloud.
The company's latest storage offering is aimed at small businesses with a hundred employees or less.
A balanced approach that offers a mixture of high- and low-density zones can provide the most efficiency in a data center.
The new service virtualizes acceleration devices within the network cloud.
Infinera has successfully completed a demonstration of 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) transmission with NTT Communications over a live network.
This article provides a detailed analysis of the protocols in use on your UNIX network.
HP recently updated a number of storage and networking products for small and mid-sized businesses.
The company claims its enterprise Foglight NMS tool reduces the cost and complexity of multiple monitoring and management tools.
American Megatrends (AMI) has added RAID-RT to its StorTrends iTX network storage software.
Replicating data over distance is a mission critical requirement for companies that can be accelerated with WAN optimization.
The mobile enterprise is outlined in Microsoft's WP7 strategy.
The company says its enterprise 802.11n wireless LAN market share increased, up by 21 percent.
A shift to more expensive modular switches was a key driver of the switch revenue increase.
Network management is not a simple task. These tips can help you to reduce network complexity.
This guide offers tips and advice on just about everything you need to know before choosing a 802.11n router for home or SMB networking.
The new UTM appliance and security software will features new management options.
Managing applications is a network security task best left to the firewall.
Court documents indicate Google wants to patent its new sniffing technology.
The IPv6 Forum has released the test suite of the SIP protocol for validation and issuance of the SIPv6 Logo.
SonicWALL has agreed to be acquired by an investor group led by Thoma Bravo in a deal worth around $717 million.
DNS Security Extensions allow the use of digital signatures to ensure that responses to DNS queries have not been spoofed or otherwise tampered with.
Symantec's free DNS service blocks known malware and phishing websites.
If everything seems to be working fine, perhaps your type of password is causing a slow-down.
The key to accommodating future network capacity needs is to have a scalable infrastructure already in place.
TeamF1 software provides a number of network security features for the new device.
The company's new solution helps service providers and enterprises to interconnect Ethernet networks.
WAN optimization can also provide better application performance.
The company's CloudNAS software urns any Linux or Windows server into a gateway to the Storage Delivery Network.
The S60 is designed to handle virtualized server network traffic.
Virtual network switch problems can be addressed with a number of solutions, including 'network edge' virtualization.
By partnering with with Microsoft, HP is targeting budget-minded IT buyers in the SMB space.
Tracking and cracking network performance problems is no easy task, but these 10 tips can lead to significant performance gains.
A study by cloud security firm Zscaler claims much of the internet remains untouched.
Introducing smartphones, netbooks or newer technologies to the enterprise can pose security issues.
Vitesse offers new expansions for green enterprise and SMB/SME applications.
The new XSPAN 3-stream 802.11n router is suited for home and enterprise WLANs.
The company's new networking strategy includes Cisco and Brocade partnerships.
The company says it has increased the number of ports per blade for its flagship DCX backbone switch.
LISP, an acronym for Locator ID Separation Protocol, is a new standard for routing under discussion at the IETF.
Once the appropriate data has been entered into the system you can manage an enterprise-wide DNS and DHCP infrastructure or localized services.
When the corporate network is compromised it can bring business to a screeching halt.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer highlighted the impact that cloud computing will have on enterprise IT in a recent keynote.
One way to quickly setup a simple VPN server is to load DD-WRT onto your router, if it's compatible.