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Using NFV And Big Data To Unlock Network Value
Clark Buckner, Content Marketer & New Media Strategist
Find out at Interop New York how SDN, NFV, and data analytics can be used to streamline network operations and create new value.
By Clark Buckner Content Marketer & New Media Strategist, 8/21/2014
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Is The Hybrid Cloud Right For You?
Clark Buckner, Content Marketer & New Media Strategist
Considering a move to the hybrid cloud? Hear Michael Biddick's forecast first.
By Clark Buckner Content Marketer & New Media Strategist, 8/15/2014
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IT Vs. Seth Meyers: 5 Great IT Jokes
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
Readers responded to a call for IT humor with a pile of jokes and stories, in anticipation of Late Night host Seth Meyers’ keynote at Interop. Here are 5 that stood out.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 8/29/2014
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How To Survive In Networking
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
Jeremy Schulman shares his secrets for navigating the transition in network operations by leveraging lessons learned from DevOps.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 8/28/2014
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CIOs In Training: 3 Factors For Success
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
At Interop New York, I'll reveal some secrets about getting to -- and staying in -- the CIO's chair.
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 8/27/2014
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APT Equals FUD
John P. Pironti, President, IP Architects
The term "advanced persistent threat" is the latest incarnation of fear, uncertainty, and doubt that plagues the security industry.
By John P. Pironti President, IP Architects , 8/27/2014
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9 Ways To Enhance Google Apps With Unified Communications
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
There's no shortage of ways to communicate. Unifying the many communications channels can help you keep it all straight.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/26/2014
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4 Outsourcing Mistakes Companies Still Make
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
Control freaks, blame games, and other misguided attempts at building a better business through IT outsourcing.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 8/25/2014
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IT Needs A Dose Of Its Own Medicine
Lorna Garey, Content Director, InformationWeek Reports
You're all over collecting and mining information to help the business get lean and mean. Why not shine that light inward?
By Lorna Garey Content Director, InformationWeek Reports, 8/25/2014
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5 Steps To Effective API Management
Cathal McGloin, CEO, FeedHenry
Many of today's enterprises build 100 or more mobile apps every year. If you don't have a plan to manage the APIs that support them, innovation will come to a screeching halt.
By Cathal McGloin CEO, FeedHenry, 8/22/2014
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New York IT Salaries Top The Charts
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor,
New York City delivers the highest pay for US IT managers. Here's salary data you need as you network your way in at Interop New York.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor,, 8/22/2014
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Will IT Miss The Digital Wave?
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
That doesn't matter. The important question is -- will you?
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 8/21/2014
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PaaS Debate Heats Up At Interop
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
The need to develop cloud applications with a new architecture is changing the nature of platform-as-a-service.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/21/2014
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9 Technologies That Power New York City
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
From space exploration robotics to subway subsystems, New York has technology to cover everything. Check out some cool examples near the Javits Center, home to Interop New York -- and beyond.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 8/20/2014
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NYC Vs. Vegas: 10 Fun Interop Differences
David Wagner, Community Editor
Which city has enough neon light to circle the entire continental United States? Learn the answer and other funky facts about Vegas and NYC -- site of the next Interop conference.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 8/14/2014
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10 Networking Blogs You Must Follow
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network Computing
So many network technology blogs, so little time. Get started with this list of blogs by networking experts and top Interop speakers.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing, 8/12/2014
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Eating At Interop: 8 NYC Dining Options
Susan Nunziata, Community Editor
Baffled by where to eat near the Javits center? You're not alone: Check out these eight walkable and delectable options for Interop NY attendees.
By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 8/12/2014
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Geek's Guide To NYC Travel: Interop Preview
David Wagner, Community Editor
Superheroes, Dr. Who bars, video games, Seth Meyers, and more. Check out some of the coolest things a geek can see while in New York for Interop.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 8/8/2014
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Bring The Office To The Beach: Yea Or Nay?
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
When you go on vacation, do you actually go on vacation, or does work tag along? Has our culture made it impossible to really get away?
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 8/8/2014
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An IT Admin Walks Into A Bar…
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
Got a good IT joke? Share it! We’re collecting IT humor in anticipation of Seth Meyers’ comedy keynote at Interop New York.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 8/5/2014
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Collect It All: The NSA Surveillance Doctrine
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
The Interop Book Club continues with Glenn Greenwald’s “No Place To Hide” and asks: Should there be limits on NSA data collection?
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 8/1/2014
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Cisco Certifications Confront Changing Skills Needs
Ethan Banks, Senior Network Architect
New certs focused on network programmability, IoT, and IT/business skills will help steer IT pros toward emerging technologies. They could also help Cisco keep its hold on the market.
By Ethan Banks Senior Network Architect, 7/30/2014
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