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Next Generation Hyper Converged Infrastructure
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To rule out IT expenses and complexities, IT companies are implementing Hyper Converged Infrastructure. With the convergence of simplifying IT administration and centralizing technology, enterprises are able to reduce CAPEX and OPEX to improve...

The Right cloud Hardware for IT
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Cloud being the buzz word for IT, organizations around the globe is evolving into the cloud arena. Gazing at the technology aspects of the cloud system, the Cloud applications normally depend on an x86 or 32-bit—processor with a 32bit...

Kill the LAN!
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Nick Roethel, Director of Technology Services (CIO), Metropolitan Transportation Commission

The LAN in the traditional sense is dying. For years, network engineers, suppliers and manufacturers have focused on multilayered, complex networks capable of routing traffic through a tapestry of complex equipment. Now, users demand simple...

Supporting SDN on VMware NSX Space
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Rafi Khan, CIO-Consultant at Riverside Community Care and Senior Consultant at Open Minds

The trends that are unfolding their features in the VMware space are Network Virtualization and Mobile Cloud. Network virtualization: VMware’s 2012 acquisition of Software-defined Networking (SDN) pioneer Nicira yielded its NSX...

Software-Defined Security: The Missing Piece in Your SDDC Strategy
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Shishir Singh, VP, Network Security, Intel Security

It seems the stars are finally aligning to bring the much-promised benefits of the software-defined datacenter within reach of enterprise users. You know the promises: When our data centers are software-defined, we'll deliver new services...

Network Troubleshooting: How to Optimize Your Toolset to Tackle Today's Network Issues
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Leon Adato, Head Geek, SolarWinds

Software defined networking (SDN) and the Internet of Things (IoT) are key technology trends sure to affect the future of networking. As such, they currently enjoy the lion’s share of broad industry attention. Now, there’s no harm...

SD-WAN - Leading a Wave of Network Innovation for Healthcare Organizations
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Kristan Kline, Principal, Network Strategy, Chief Technology Office, Kaiser Permanente

Kaiser Permanente’s journey into Software Defined-Wide Area Networking (SD-WAN) started a few years ago to further improve our network resiliency and availability. With eight regions across the country that cover 12.2 million members, 689...

Will SDN replace MPLS? Not so fast
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Vickie Lonker, Vice President of Network and Security Management, Verizon

Enterprises are transforming their networks to leverage the capabilities of SDN (software-defined networks) and new technology advancements such as IoT (Internet of Things) and AI (artificial intelligence). The transformation has been used by some...

How Central Offices and Data Centers Co-exist
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Pat Thompson, Vice President and Craig Culwell, Solutions Architect, CommScope

Ever-evolving broadband services and the promise of 5G wireless technologies are forcing service providers to deploy an increasing mix of wireline and wireless services in their networks. In many cases, this evolution will drive the need to bring...

The Changing Data Center Security Landscape
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Keeping pace with the ever-increasing demand for compute and storage resources is a complicated process with the traditional data center due to its hardware’s physical storage capabilities. The modern-day lean, mean virtual machines take...

Key Technologies Driving the Stampede to the Cloud
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Mark Bagley, VP, Innovation Scouting, BT

The stampede to cloud is the number one trend in today’s IT landscape. Why finance, buy, install, operate, maintain and protect your own IT infrastructure when you can rent everything? Security concerns about the cloud are passé. If...

Software to be an Integral Part of Networking
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Lloyd Carney, CEO, Brocade

What significant changes did the Storage segment witness in 2013? What did these changes mean to vendors and customers? The single biggest change in our industry has been the mainstream adoption of Solid State Disk (SSD) storage. We have said...

Virtualization and Networking
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EJ Piersol, CIO, Sage Technologies

In early 2013 Sage Technologies began planning to invest heavily in networking and virtualization. To provide some background, Sage is a management services organization (MSO) based in Illinois that helps health care providers collect, analyze,...

Networking Trends in High-Performance Computing
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Michael Kagan, CTO, Mellanox Technologies

Over the past twenty years, there has been a steady progression in the high-performance computing (HPC) industry, as companies constantly seek to increase the performance of their data center. Traditionally, the paradigm for building a...

Software Defined Networking Is Going Mainstream - Really
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Mike Frane, VP, Product Management, Windstream Enterprise

If you have sufficient gray in your hair, you were probably introduced to data networking through an enterprise LAN, an innovation connecting computing devices among collocated workgroups. If you came to enterprise networking a bit later, your...

Mitigating Malware Attacks with a NSX enabled Zero Trust Network
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Christopher Frenz, Director, Infrastructure, Interfaith Medical Center

Open up any newspaper or watch any news broadcast and you are bound to be inundated with titles like “Hospital Held for Ransom” or some other expose citing the failure of some organization to withstand their critical corporate data...

Modernizing Today's Datacenter
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Rich Holmes, Software-Defined Storage Business Development Manager (Hyper converged) - Americas, Hew

Datacenter modernization requires organizations to challenge their existing datacenter strategy and embrace new technological trends and advancements. Public cloud providers such as Google, Amazon and Microsoft have set new expectations making...

Is Network Monitoring Keeping Pace with Data Center Growth and Virtualization?
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Richard Rauch, President & CEO, APCON

Network traffic growth and virtualization of the data center is becoming ubiquitous. According to recent industry research, global data center traffic is growing at 23 percent per year, and nearly three-fourths of servers in data centers are or...

It's Time for a Beautiful Network
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Kelly Wanser, Founder & CEO, Stateless Networks

How Open Software and Virtualization Transform Network Operations and Business Agility Your business units wanton-demand infrastructure for applications, and are trying public clouds. Data-intensive applications are driving demand and scale....

Next-Gen Wireless Trends Every CIO Needs to Know
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Dr. Derek Peterson, CTO, Boingo Wireless

Global IT spending will reach $3.7 trillion in 2018, up 4.5 percent from 2017, as the Internet of Things (IoT), big data, artificial intelligence, and blockchain drive growth, according to Gartner. At the center of new innovations impacting the...

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