Thu 9 May, 2019

When it comes to uptime, not all cloud providers are created equal

2019-05-18T16:23:45+03:00Thu 9 May, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

The cloud is not just important; it's mission-critical for many companies. More and more IT and business leaders I talk to look at public cloud as a core component of their digital transformation strategies — using it as part of their hybrid cloud or public cloud implementation. That raises the..

Wed 1 May, 2019

Yet another killer cloud quarter puts pressure on data centers

2019-05-07T10:02:48+03:00Wed 1 May, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

You’d almost think I’d get tired of writing this story over and over and over… but the ongoing growth of cloud computing is too big a trend to ignore. Critically, the impressive growth numbers of the three leading cloud infrastructure providers—Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google ..

Wed 1 May, 2019

Vapor IO provides direct, high-speed connections from the edge to AWS

2019-05-07T10:02:49+03:00Wed 1 May, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Edge computing startup Vapor IO now offers a direct connection between its edge containers to Amazon Web Services (AWS) via a high-speed fiber network link. The company said that connection between its Kinetic Edge containers and AWS will be provided by Crown Castle's Cloud Connect fiber networ..

Tue 30 April, 2019

Must-know Linux Commands

2019-05-07T10:02:50+03:00Tue 30 April, 2019|Tags: , |

It takes some time working with Linux commands before you know which one you need for the task at hand, how to format it and what result to expect, but it’s possible to speed up the process. With that in mind, we’ve gathered together some of the essential Linux commands as explained by Network Worl..

Mon 29 April, 2019

How to shop for enterprise firewalls

2019-05-07T10:02:53+03:00Mon 29 April, 2019|Tags: , , |

Firewalls have been around for years, but the technology keeps evolving as the threat landscape changes. Here are some tips about what to look for in a next-generation firewall (NGFW) that will satisfy business needs today and into the future. Don't trust firewall performance stats Understand..

Mon 29 April, 2019

Cisco goes all in on WiFi 6

2019-05-07T10:02:55+03:00Mon 29 April, 2019|Tags: , |

Cisco has taken the wraps off a family of WiFi 6 access points, roaming technology and developer-community support all to make wireless a solid enterprise equal with the wired world. “Best-effort’ wireless for enterprise customers doesn’t cut it any more. There’s been a change in customer expectatio..