kirill_makarov - Fotolia

Networks Generation

An in-depth look at the latest trends and technologies in enterprise networking.

Recent Posts

  • Four Decades Of Ethernet!!!!

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 16 Oct 2020
  • It may be an anniversary that passed people by in the current bizarre climes, but "good old" Ethernet recently celebrated its 40th birthday. I don't think any vendors released a special 40Gbps ...

  • Picking Your Way Through The SASE Minefield

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 02 Oct 2020
  • After the best part of two decades of gradual change in the world of the networking infrastructure, WiFi and mobile notwithstanding, the past few years have seen more upheaval than at any time ...

  • So – We Have The “New Normal” But Then IT Infrastructure’s Changing Anyway…

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 28 Sep 2020
  • I was at an event in London at the beginning of the year – in the days when we were allowed to do that kind of thing – a platform migration event as it happens. One of the key takeaways from that ...

  • Trends in Multi-Cloud and Cloud Native Networking

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 22 Sep 2020
  • So, for once on this blog I thought I’d leave the “talking” to someone else or, more to the point, someone “elses”. My old mates at Netevents have soldiered on through this increasingly bizarre, ...

  • SASE Is Not Just A Sassy Fashion – It’s Here To Stay So Convert That Attic Now

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 21 Sep 2020
  • Earlier in the year, in this space I talked about SASE – Secure Access Service Edge – pronounced “sassy” as being one of the most relevant new Gartner definitions to explore and understand. And I ...

  • Helping Users Help Themselves - Wherever They Are

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 09 Sep 2020
  • Well - the pandemic is still very much at large, along with the impacts on life, the universe and everything. And so, the new normal becomes the normal normal as the old normal doesn’t exist any ...

  • SASE And Cato; The Fit...

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 25 Jun 2020
  • As promised in the previous blog, given the seeming importance of SASE, here’s more definition in terms of what briefings with Cato Networks revealed. If we look at the key areas where SASE and ...

  • Sassy Security

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 16 Jun 2020
  • For all the impacts the likes of COVID-19 and technological advance have on IT, there are two immovable staples that we can rely on: Gartner to keep on introducing new acronyms to create new magic ...

  • 数字货币homeworking - the new norm - is there any other option...

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 05 May 2020
  • In the last blog, I touched on the lasting effects of the COVID-19 pandemic; the obvious fallout here is the massive increase in 数字货币home/remote working, something I’ve been practicing since 1989 – ...

  • SD-WAN; One Way To Partly Consolidate The Complex Puzzle That Is Contemporary IT

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 05 May 2020
  • I was recently sent an article by my PR mate Hannah from one of their clients, Versa – a company I’ve met up with and they talk a lot of common sense, far more than their er, so-called president… ...

  • Be Prepared For Infrastructure Change...

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 03 Feb 2020
  • As I mentioned in my previous blog post, the time for digital transformation to happen has started to hit crunch time, and then some. I recently reported on an IT event in Central Londinium, an ...

  • It's Not Just About Brexit, Superbowl And Footie Transfer Deadlines...

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 03 Feb 2020
  • So, the past few days has seen some serious deadlines and finals come and go. And, no, we're not going to talk about the rugby (yet). In the world of IT, the "Brexit" of our industry, AKA "Digital ...

  • Taming Windows As A Service - Making The Incompatible Compatible...

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 28 Nov 2019
  • With so much IT focus on the cloudy landscape, it's easy to forget that what is happening at the desktop is still the touchy-feely point of IT contact for the users themselves. And much of that ...

  • More From The Gherkin

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 22 Oct 2019
  • More Gherkin And IT As A Business Strategy - Back at the Gherkin event, two of the primary vendors who were present for the discussions actually substantiated the previous blog comments about ...

  • Different Clouds Don't Like To Cluster...

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 22 Oct 2019
  • Had another interesting cloudy discussion last week with SIOS – one of ITs better kept secrets, certainly in the UK. Much of that is down to the sensitivity of what it does and who it does it for. ...

SearchCIO

  • 5 ways to keep developers happy so they deliver great CX

    Companies need to work on ensuring their developers are satisfied with their jobs and how they're treated, otherwise it'll be ...

  • Link software development to measured business value creation

    Companies must balance customer needs against potential risks during software development to ensure they aren't ignoring security...

  • 5 digital transformation success factors for 2021

    With the right planning, leadership and skills, companies can use digital transformation to drive improved revenues and customer ...

SearchSecurity

  • 8 benefits of a security operations center

    A security operations center can help lessen the fallout of a data breach, but its business benefits go much further than that. ...

  • Weighing remote browser isolation benefits and drawbacks

    Remote browser isolation benefits end-user experience and an organization's network security. Compare the pros, cons and cost ...

  • Compare 5 SecOps certifications and training courses

    Explore five SecOps certifications available to IT professionals looking to demonstrate and enhance their knowledge of threat ...

SearchNetworking

  • Network pros share Cisco DevNet certification advice

    Cisco DevNet certifications require a lot of time investment, but network pros who pursue the certifications say the gained ...

  • Cloud automation use cases for managing and troubleshooting

    Cloud automation use cases highlight the benefits these tools can provide to companies evaluating how best to manage and ...

  • A look inside the official Cisco DEVASC 200-901 guidebook

    In this book excerpt, readers can explore the Cisco DEVASC 200-901 official guide and get a flavor of one of Cisco's newest exams...

SearchDataCenter

  • Avoid server overheating with ASHRAE data center guidelines

    Finding the right server operating temperature can be tricky. ASHRAE standards provide guidance for all server classes and what ...

  • Hidden colocation cost drivers to look out for in 2021

    These unexpected charges and fees can balloon colocation costs for enterprise IT organizations.

  • 5 ways a remote hands data center ensures colocation success

    Off-site hardware upkeep can be tricky and time-consuming. With remote hands options, your admins can delegate routine ...

SearchDataManagement

  • Ataccama automates data governance with Gen2 platform update

    Data management vendor Ataccama adds new automation features to its Gen2 platform to help organizations automatically discover ...

  • IBM to deliver refurbished Db2 for the AI and cloud era

    IBM has a tuned-up version of Db2 planned, featuring a handful of AI and machine learning capabilities to make it easier for ...

  • Fauna improves data API collaboration and security

    A database company founded by former Twitter engineers is pushing forward its vision of a way to consume database as a service ...

Close