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Lancope security research director Tom Cross says network security teams have a lot more to learn from military doctrine beyond the kill chain concept. Find out more about terrain analysis and deceiving the enemy in this Q&A.
Find the right monitoring and management tools for your cloud applications by choosing a strategy that works for your specific needs. Use the data to assess the overall quality of experience of your applications with application driven analysis
With zero-touch appliances and cloud-based gateways, VeloCloud offers a cloud WAN service that hybridizes MPLS and broadband links.
Quality of service and service-level agreements are just a few of the considerations enterprises must keep in mind when assessing global MPLS providers.
When searching for a global MPLS provider, make sure business requirements align with network requirements. The first of a three-part series.
In order to successfully exploit big data, effective WAN management must be part of the infrastructure puzzle.
Cloud solution providers that have made a commitment to AWS say it was an easy choice, though one expert cautions that Amazon's channel is immature.
Proponents say Microsoft's existing customer base, brand, mature channel and other factors position Azure as the top choice among IaaS providers.
Partners evolve as they move customers' business apps to the cloud, learning the skills and approach and about further business opportunities.
Plantronics is offering a hardware as a service program that can accompany provider's UCaaS offerings for small-to-midsized business customers.
Mobility is now the norm for today's workers, and they need a collaboration service that functions in and away from their offices. Enterprises must look for mobile UCC services that meet their workers' needs.
The cloud has become an ideal delivery model for UC services. UC and collaboration cloud services have matured enough to support the infrastructure and complexities that come with UCC deployments. Learn why the cloud must be part of your deployment.
Mobile enterprise application platforms continue to improve, but mobile application development platforms offer businesses more flexibility. The rapidly changing market can make it hard to stay current.
Which mobile OS is best for your enterprise? IT pro Michael Thomason took a deep dive this week with the three leaders -- Android, iOS and Windows Phone -- and found pros and cons for all, which in the end means customers have real choices.
Enterprise mobility expert Brian Katz offers advice to help businesses choose the right vendor to meet their needs. Feature breadth, deployment model and support for new operating systems should all factor into the decision.
Did you miss what happened at Dell, IBM and other major tech vendors so far in 2014? Here are the top five data center news stories to keep you in the loop.
Security isn't easy to quantify, like PUE or server utilization. But it is possible to apply metrics to improve data center gateway safety.
Do you know where that Unix server's documentation is? How much the spare parts will cost? How to automate service delegation? The clock's ticking.