Wed 17 July, 2019

Public internet should be all software-defined

2019-07-25T20:45:12+03:00Wed 17 July, 2019|Tags: , |

The public internet should migrate to a programmable backbone-as-a-service architecture, says a team of network engineers behind NOIA, a startup promising to revolutionize global traffic. They say the internet will be more efficient if internet protocols and routing technologies are re-worked and th..

Wed 17 July, 2019

Mastering user groups on Linux

2019-07-25T20:45:15+03:00Wed 17 July, 2019|Tags: |

User groups play an important role on Linux systems. They provide an easy way for a select groups of users to share files with each other. They also allow sysadmins to more effectively manage user privileges, since they can assign privileges to groups rather than individual users. While a user group..

Wed 17 July, 2019

MPLS is hanging on in this SD-WAN world

2019-07-25T20:45:16+03:00Wed 17 July, 2019|Tags: , |

The SD-WAN networking market is booming and is expected to grow to $17 billion by 2025, and no wonder. Software-defined wide-area networking eliminates the need for expensive routers and does all the network connectivity in the cloud. Among its advantages is the support for secure cloud connectivity..

Tue 16 July, 2019

BrandPost: Know the True Business Drivers for SD-WAN

2019-07-25T20:45:22+03:00Tue 16 July, 2019|Tags: , |

If a software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) vendor calls you up and says you need their product because it will help you save money, hang up the phone. Okay, maybe you shouldn’t hang up the phone—but you should at least tell him that he’s selling his product wrong. It’s true that the early conversations abo..

Thu 11 July, 2019

Smarter IoT concepts reveal creaking networks

2019-07-25T20:45:26+03:00Thu 11 July, 2019|Tags: , |

The internet of things (IoT) needs its own infrastructure ecosystem — one that doesn't use external clouds at all, researchers at the University of Magdeburg say. The computer scientists recently obtained funding from the German government to study how to build a future-generation of revolution..