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Network Automation Benefits
Dan Conde, Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group
Commentary
Different forms of network automation can save you time, increase business agility, and improve service levels.
By Dan Conde Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group, 7/6/2015
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Windows 10: 10 Reasons You'll Love It
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
Windows 10 looks like a good operating system, but the reasons we love an operating system are harder to predict.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 7/5/2015
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Windows 10 Gets Close, Skype Feature Updates: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
This week Microsoft sold assets to AOL and Uber, released two Windows 10 builds, and pushed new Skype for Business features to preview.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 7/4/2015
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iPhone 6s And 7 Other Smartphones To Watch In 2015
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
We've already seen a wave of new smartphones hit the market in 2015. What's coming up for the rest of this year?
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 7/3/2015
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Windows 10 Launch: Later Than You Think
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft will release Windows 10 on July 29, but this doesn't mean you'll be downloading the new operating system that day.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 7/2/2015
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11 Top Resources For Women in Technology
Crystal Bedell, freelance writer
News
Working as a woman in IT doesn't have to be isolating. We've compiled the best organizations for women to connect with their peers, learn about career advancement, and receive the support to persevere.
By Crystal Bedell freelance writer, 7/2/2015
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Hyperconverged Infrastructure Taking Off
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network Computing
News
US businesses are rapidly adopting hyperconverged systems as a way to streamline IT and storage operations, and in some cases as a bridge to software-defined storage, researchers find.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing, 7/2/2015
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Containers: What IT Pros Should Consider
Azmi Jafarey, Network Computing Author
Commentary
Containerization is a hot technology that IT teams can't afford to ignore. Here are some basic facts to know plus benefits and risks to weigh.
By Azmi Jafarey Network Computing Author, 7/2/2015
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AWS Outage Traced To Route Leak
Network Computing Editors,
News
Netflix and other sites knocked offline Tuesday after route leak at a service provider causes Amazon Web Services outage.
By Network Computing Editors , 7/1/2015
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Windows 10 Build 10159 Marks Microsoft Efficiency
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft has released Windows 10 Build 10159 to the Fast ring of Windows Insiders, marking the second PC build in two days.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 7/1/2015
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Cisco-OpenDNS May Upset Networking Ecosystem
Russ White, Principal Engineer, IPOS, Ericsson
Commentary
Cisco's acquisition of security provider OpenDNS is a symptom of the vendor's transition to services that could have wide partner and competitor repercussions.
By Russ White Principal Engineer, IPOS, Ericsson, 7/1/2015
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iOS 8.4, Mac OS X Updates Plug Vulnerabilities
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Apple released its iOS 8.4 and Mac OS X 10.10.4 updates that add Apple Music and tackle a range of security problems.
By Eric Zeman , 7/1/2015
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Microsoft Cuts Display Ad Business, Sells Bing Maps To Uber
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft transfers its display ad business to AOL and sells Bing Maps tech to Uber as CEO Satya Nadella executes a new corporate mission.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 6/30/2015
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Samsung Takes Smartphone Lead From Apple
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Samsung has regained the US smartphone crown thanks to strong enough sales of the Galaxy S6. However, iPhone 6 sales are still strong.
By Eric Zeman , 6/30/2015
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Shadow IT: Not Taking Over Yet
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network Computing
News
A new CompTIA study finds that business units aren't circumventing IT as much as feared and that IT pros still wield a lot of power.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing, 6/30/2015
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Can Converged Infrastructure Help IT Get Its Mojo Back?
Colm Keegan, Senior Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group
Commentary
Traditional IT organizations are getting pushed aside by nimbler cloud providers. Converged and hyperconverged infrastructure can be the key to IT transformation.
By Colm Keegan Senior Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group, 6/30/2015
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Ethernet Standards Ramp Up For Faster IT
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
News
The Ethernet Alliance and UNH-IOL hosted a plugfest to test interoperability of 40 and 100 GbE, define the 25 GbE standard, and help businesses deploy new Ethernet technologies more quickly.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 6/30/2015
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Cisco Unveils IoT Framework
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network Computing
News
Networking giant expands its IoT portfolio with 15 new products for network connectivity, IoT security and manageability.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing, 6/29/2015
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Why Hardware Still Counts In Networking
Ethan Banks, Senior Network Architect
Commentary
Software is revolutionizing network architecture, but hardware remains a critical part of the equation for data center scalability.
By Ethan Banks Senior Network Architect, 6/29/2015
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Infoblox Launches Free IPv6 Transition Tool
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network Computing
News
Online tool aims to help network architects and engineers overcome IPv6 challenges and kick off their transition from IPv4 to IPv6.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing, 6/29/2015
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