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 , 1 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
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, Post a comment | Read | Post a Comment
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, Post a comment | Read | Post a Comment
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, 1 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
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, 1 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
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, Post a comment | Read | Post a Comment
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, 8 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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 , 1 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
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, 5 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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 , Post a comment | Read | Post a Comment
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 , 1 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
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, Post a comment | Read | Post a Comment
Research: 2014 State of the Data CenterOur latest survey shows growing demand, fixed budgets, and good reason why resellers and vendors must fight to remain relevant. One thing's for sure: The data center is poised for a wild ride, and no one wants to be left behind.
6 UC Trends to WatchInformationWeek’s 2014 Unified Communications Survey shows a revitalized market; 77% of 488 respondents have deployed UC or plan to within 24 months. Among those deploying or with plans, internal IT owns this tech: 40% will keep UC completely on premises vs. 3% going all cloud. For hybrid setups, 24% are primarily on premises vs. 17% mostly cloud.