NAT Configuration Primer
Cisco Leads, But HP Nipping At Its Heels
The Top 4 SD-WAN Myths
Hottest Tech Jobs Of 2016
Your Secret Weapon In 2016: Data Center Design
Expert Analysis
Top 125 Vendors To Watch
InformationWeek Staff, Commentary
InformationWeek and its sister publications Dark Reading and Network Computing have teamed up to bring you a roundup of the hottest vendors in cloud, data management, DevOps, infrastructure, and security. The 125 vendors you'll find here range from established players making strides in their markets to newcomers setting the stage for the future.
By InformationWeek Staff ,
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The Problem With SDN
Lori MacVittie, Commentary
Software-defined networking is associated with both management and orchestration, but doesn't really address management.
By Lori MacVittie ,
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8 Reasons IT Certifications Still Matter In 2016
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Despite the issues associated with IT certifications, they can give you a leg up on the competition and advance your IT career.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks,
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The Cloud Cures M&A IT Integration Headaches
Stephanie Tayengco, SVP of Operations, LogicworksCommentary
Integrating IT systems and transferring data are tough tasks after a merger or acquisition, but companies can use the public cloud to streamline the process.
By Stephanie Tayengco SVP of Operations, Logicworks,
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Channel Bonding In WiFi And Radio Frequency Physics
Jason D. Hintersteiner,  Certified Wireless Network ExpertCommentary
Using larger channels improves WLAN capacity, but the laws of RF physics can pose challenges when putting channel bonding into practice.
By Jason D. Hintersteiner Certified Wireless Network Expert,
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Cisco Leads, But HP Nipping At Its Heels
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network ComputingNews
Cisco maintains its lead in several enterprise infrastructure markets, but Hewlett Packard Enterprise is challenging its dominance, according to new research.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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Security Starts With The Network
Brendan Ziolo, Head of Large Enterprise Strategy, Alcatel-LucentCommentary
With cyberattacks and data breaches on the rise, enterprises need to build their defenses on the foundation of a secure network.
By Brendan Ziolo Head of Large Enterprise Strategy, Alcatel-Lucent,
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NAT Configuration Primer
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Organizations often rely on Network Address Translation to reduce public IP address requirements. Here's a quick guide to NAT basics.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks,
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Using The Network To Diagnose Application Problems
Network Computing, ContributorCommentary
IT pros can help developers by analyzing network traffic to track down application issues.
By Alec Peterson, CTO, SparkPost ,
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The Top 4 SD-WAN Myths
Faisal Khan, Technology BloggerCommentary
Software-defined WAN is hot, but there are misconceptions about the technology. We cut through the hype.
By Faisal Khan Technology Blogger,
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IT Spending In 2016: Slower Growth Expected
Network Computing Editors, News
Forecast for IT budgets this year indicates less growth and priorities on security, business applications, and network infrastructure.
By Network Computing Editors ,
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3D NAND: The Hard Disk Drive Killer
Chris M Evans,  IT consultantCommentary
Flash storage technology has evolved into a mainstream choice for enterprises and is poised to leave HDDs in the dust.
By Chris M Evans IT consultant,
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Hottest Tech Jobs Of 2016
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
If finding a new job in 2016 is among your New Year's resolutions, look no further than these tech positions in the most demand.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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WiFi HaLow: IoT's Low-Power Savior?
Eric Zeman, Commentary
The new standard announced by the WiFi Alliance will reduce power requirements and extend WiFi's range.
By Eric Zeman ,
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Your Secret Weapon In 2016: Data Center Design
Network Computing, Contributor
Data center infrastructure has become a competitive business advantage. The 5 tips listed here will help you design a data center with your company's specific business needs in mind.
By Michael Rane Downey, RA, LEED ID+C; Leader of Mission Critical Practice, Gensler ,
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The Sinking Fibre Channel SAN
Jim O'Reilly, ConsultantCommentary
The rise of Ethernet and the decline of RAID arrays are killing off the Fibre Channel SAN market.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant,
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Public WiFi: 5 Tips For Happy Customers
Dirk Gates, Executive Chairman & Founder, XirrusCommentary
WiFi is here to stay, and you can achieve new levels of customer satisfaction benefits by implementing a powerful, stable, public environment.
By Dirk Gates Executive Chairman & Founder, Xirrus,
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Micro-segmentation: Split And Smear Security
Network Computing, ContributorCommentary
Centralized, hardware-based security doesn't scale in modern data center networks. Distributed firewalling in software overcomes the limitations.
By Bruno Germain, Systems Engineer, VMware ,
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Connecting The Internet Of Overlooked Things
Network Computing, ContributorCommentary
Narrowband Internet of Things technology promises to unite the boring side of IoT, which may end up having the greatest effects on society.
By Andrew Morawski, Head of M2M for the Americas, Vodafone ,
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WLAN Tester Market Expands
Lee Badman, Network Engineer & Wireless Technical LeadCommentary
Fluke Networks has dominated the handheld WiFi test space with AirCheck, but two new testing tools aim to compete for market share.
By Lee Badman Network Engineer & Wireless Technical Lead,
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