News & Commentary
Content tagged with Interop posted in January 2014
I Hate You, Passwords
Commentary  |  1/31/2014  | 
Do I really have to memorize T7%rr$4mq@z9Jpp# so I can follow password best practices?
Oracle's Hurd: A 'Once-In-A-Career Opportunity'
Commentary  |  1/29/2014  | 
President Mark Hurd explains Oracle's strategy on cloud, marketing, innovation, and those pesky startup rivals.
Dell, Cumulus Networks Partner on Bare-Metal Switches
Commentary  |  1/28/2014  | 
Dell will offer the Cumulus Linux switch OS on two of its ToR switches starting this year.
What’s In Your Wi-Fi Tool Box?
Commentary  |  1/27/2014  | 
No WLAN engineer’s tool box is complete without spectrum and protocol analyzers. Here’s why.
The Social Networking Snow Day
Commentary  |  1/24/2014  | 
Facebook told my kids they were getting a snow day before their school did.
Do We Really Need Gigabit To The Home?
Commentary  |  1/21/2014  | 
Reports say the U.S. is losing the bandwidth race, but is this a competition we need to be in?
IPv6 Decision Time
Commentary  |  1/17/2014  | 
Carriers and enterprises can try to squeeze as much life out of IPv4 as possible, or make an orderly transition to IPv6 now. Which will you choose?
Geek Childhood Favorites I Share With My Kids
Commentary  |  1/10/2014  | 
From Tolkien to Star Blazers, there’s a lot of geek culture from my childhood to pass on to my own kids.
BYOD: Lessons On Negotiating Limits
Commentary  |  1/7/2014  | 
You can say no to BYOD, but be prepared to enforce your decision -- and find alternatives to meet your users’ needs.
Advice to IT Managers: Find More Programmers
Commentary  |  1/6/2014  | 
As the line between programming and other IT disciplines blur, IT managers must hire or train employees to get the right skill sets.
Dangerous Digital Business Myth: We're Always Connected
Commentary  |  1/2/2014  | 
Despite ubiquitous smartphones, CIOs still face tough calls in 2014 about connecting people and machines to the Internet.


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