8 free Wi-Fi stumbling and surveying tools for Windows and Mac

There is enterprise-level software for surveying Wi-Fi networks, but even in large wireless networks, simple freeware tools are handy for a quick peek at the airwaves during design, deployment or troubleshooting. Here is a look at eight free tools – Continue reading 8 free Wi-Fi stumbling and surveying tools for Windows and Mac

Integrating SD-WAN into the Enterprise

Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) is a hot technology offering today, as enterprises look for faster, more flexible WAN capabilities. When it comes to new remote locations, SD-WAN is a timely, effective option. But when it comes to existing infrastructure, Continue reading Integrating SD-WAN into the Enterprise

Best practice: Security operations automation before orchestration

Based on numerous conversations with CISOs, I’ve learned there is widespread interest in automating and orchestrating security operations. In fact, lots of enterprises are already doing so. According to ESG research, 19 percent of enterprise organizations have already deployed security Continue reading Best practice: Security operations automation before orchestration

HPE gives up the battle for tier 1 data center customers

A few weeks back I told you how white box vendors, those Chinese-made, unbranded server vendors that compete with HP Enterprise and Dell EMC, were taking a sizable chunk of the business from the brand-name vendors. Well, now HPE has Continue reading HPE gives up the battle for tier 1 data center customers

Cisco Starts The End Of Resellers And Middlemen

Cisco Predictive Services seems likely to mark the end of the reseller channel as we know it. Cisco’s announcement of Predictive Service is wrapped up in an unusual level of bombast and hyperbole. Glossy videos, fancy graphics, and unusually bloviated Continue reading Cisco Starts The End Of Resellers And Middlemen

Designing High-Performing Wi-Fi Networks for the Enterprise

High‑performing Wi‑Fi networks are absolutely critical in today’s enterprise environment; without them, customers, employees, and business operations can all be negatively impacted. Problem is, these high‑performing Wi‑Fi networks are not always simple to design in complex enterprise environments where the Continue reading Designing High-Performing Wi-Fi Networks for the Enterprise

Cisco ACI 3.0 Connects Multiple Data Centers, Embraces Kubernetes

Cisco recently announced ACI 3.0, the latest release of the company’s data center fabric product. New features in 3.0 include the ability to connect and manage geographically disparate data centers (what Cisco calls ACI Multi-Site), and integration with Kubernetes container Continue reading Cisco ACI 3.0 Connects Multiple Data Centers, Embraces Kubernetes

5 cloud computing trends to prepare for in 2018

As we enter the last quarter of 2017, business and IT executives are turning more of their attention to how they can use technology to accomplish their 2018 business objectives. We’ve compiled a list of five trends in cloud computing Continue reading 5 cloud computing trends to prepare for in 2018

25% off SanDisk Ultra 32GB microSDHC UHS-I card with Adapter – Deal Alert

SanDisk has discounted some cards today on Amazon. Their Ultra 32GB microSDHC UHS-I card with Adapter is currently listed for $11.19, which is $0.61 cheaper than the 16GB model. Today they’ve also priced the 64GB model at $17.99, 128GB for Continue reading 25% off SanDisk Ultra 32GB microSDHC UHS-I card with Adapter – Deal Alert