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Shelby Hiter

Shelby Hiter is a writer with more than five years of experience in writing and editing, focusing on healthcare, technology, data, enterprise IT, and technology marketing. She currently writes for four different digital publications in the technology industry: Datamation, Enterprise Networking Planet, CIO Insight, and Webopedia. When she’s not writing, Shelby loves finding group trivia events with friends, cross stitching decorations for her home, reading too many novels, and turning her puppy into a social media influencer.1

Best Network Automation Tools
Enterprise networks have become too complex for network administrators to use manual workflows for network management. To remedy this, network automation tools help network administrators effectively manage and maintain today’s enterprise networks. Network...
Best Network Troubleshooting & Diagnostics Tools
On sprawling enterprise networks, it becomes increasingly difficult for network administrators and developers to identify and correct every issue that arises. In reality, even if these professionals had the time to correct all network problems, their energy...
Understanding Open RAN in the Age of 5G
Radio access networks (RANs) are key points in how cellular networks function. For most of RAN’s history, a small selection of vendors has monopolized the RAN market and increased overall cost while decreasing freedom of choice for providers. ...
The Role 5G Can Play in Global Sustainability Efforts
The fifth generation of cellular technology, or 5G, has started rolling out in pockets around the globe, bringing expanded network connectivity and speed to new users and device types. These advances are benefiting many key enterprise initiatives, especially...
Best Patch Management Software & Tools
When a security vulnerability is discovered in software or network infrastructure code, it rarely makes sense to overhaul the whole product, especially due to the time, cost, and frequency of updates that would go into replacement code. Software patches are...
5G and New Enterprise Security Threats
5G, or the fifth generation of cellular networks and technologies, is quickly spreading worldwide but does not yet have a public foothold in most global communities. Enterprises know they can benefit from the ultra-low latency and general speed of 5G, and...
Boosting Enterprise Security with DevSecOps
Enterprise security often fails for a few specific reasons: misconfiguration and poor tooling, lackluster training and user errors, or a total lack of communication across teams. DevSecOps, a combination of development, security, and operational teams and...
Top Container Software & Platforms
Container software and platforms provide the necessary environments for enterprises looking to break down their applications into more agile microservices. Containers are software solutions that virtually mimic a physical container by packaging application...
Developing a Cloud Modernization Strategy: Interview with Moti Rafalin of vFunction
Many companies are starting to move some or all of their enterprise infrastructure to a cloud environment, but not all companies are thinking about the cost, time, and overall strategy that should accompany a cloud migration. Moti Rafalin, CEO and co-founder...
Scaling DevOps: Best Practices
As enterprises grow, their application and process development needs are likely to expand and become more complex. DevOps is a methodology that aims to ease the process behind these new developments, teaching development and operations teams how to work...