October 2014- Is your WAN ready to support your hybrid cloud? Discover how to prepare your WAN to get the most out of your investment in a hybrid public/private cloud.
March 2014- For IT decision makers in medium to large- sized businesses, this white paper presents an overview of the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) standard, business applications for SIP trunking, and the advantages of SIP as an enabler for unified communications.
January 2014- Red Hat JBoss Fuse is a comprehensive, standards-based integration platform that can be configured with any combination of components for a customizable IT footprint
Ever-increasing file sizes. Document-centric, complex collaboration needs. Two big reasons organizations are turning to cloud file sharing (CFS) as a lightweight but effective solution.
Read this complimentary report and learn more about:
• Document-centric collaboration and how to complement your existing ECM ecosystem with CFM applications
• Feature sets, functionality, strengths and challenges of the eight CFS vendors
• The products most appropriate for particular use cases and scenarios - including enterprise ...
Businesses around the world have made significant investments in Microsoft SharePoint for content management. However, these same companies are struggling with making the transition to a more mobile, more collaborative workplace. The biggest barriers to making this shift are the lack of strong mobile support in SharePoint, a lack of adoption internally, and challenges integrating with other cloud applications (like CRM, ERP and more).
Box, the leader in Enterprise Content Collaboration, helps customers ...
June 2013- Enterprises are relying on WANs to carry more data than ever. With cloud computing, offsite disaster recovery and big data on the rise, it's more important than ever for IT professionals to boost application performance across the WAN. However, times are changing. Instead of deploying a physical WAN optimization appliance to improve application performance, the industry is moving to a better approach - virtual WAN acceleration software. It can be downloaded in minutes, runs almost ...
Data is an organization's most important asset and the ability to provide access where and when it is needed is vital to the success of every company.
Download this white paper to learn about how the cloud is an exciting new alternative to traditional WAN acceleration. Specifically:
WAN acceleration - the good and the bad
The cloud as the new data center
How Storage Infrastructure as a Service changes ...
Growing data volumes, offsite data replication, and the increasing use of content-rich applications and Big Data are requiring IT organizations to optimize available network resources. Trends such as virtualization and cloud computing further reinforce this requirement. To help with this process, companies are increasingly relying on a new generation of software-based WAN optimization capabilities that are displacing standalone physical appliances by offering more scalability, flexibility, and manageability.
An optimized WAN environment can increase ...
Major IT developments such as virtualization, cloud initiatives, and the explosion of content and big data pose significant challenges for WAN and LAN performance, reliability, and flexibility. Riverbed Technology offers Cascade® application-aware network performance management that enables end-to-end visibility into the performance of critical business applications.
Download this paper to learn the ROI and achieved benefits from using Cascade products.
June 2013- Wide Area Network (WAN) optimization has hit the mainstream. Many vendors have mobile clients, virtual appliances, and are building for cloud-enabled environments. If you find yourself in need of a WAN optimization solution you'll want to download this report to understand what's new in the WAN optimization market, what vendors are the key players, and which products are most appropriate for particular use cases and scenarios.
June 2013- When faced with their EqualLogic replication not completing due to limited WAN bandwidth and consistently missing their RPO, ZLTO needed a solution. Learn how using Silver Peak's virtual appliances reduced their bandwidth used for replication by 86%.
October 2012- Transition smoothly to IPv6 with Cisco Next Generation Enterprise WAN and continue to benefit from your IPv4 investments. See how Cisco network design positions you to grow and meet evolving needs by supporting new applications and services.
October 2012- In a cloud-based world, the network is no longer ?plumbing??it is a strategic asset. In this ZK Research report, see how a Cloud-Intelligent Network is the next step to an optimized cloud experience, enabling improved productivity and competitiveness.
Transition smoothly to IPv6 with Cisco Next Generation Enterprise WAN and continue to benefit from your IPv4 investments. See how Cisco network design positions you to grow and meet evolving needs by supporting new applications and services.
October 2012- Learn how to reduce the impact of BYOD uploads and downloads, contain bandwidth costs, and ensure the performance of business critical applications.
October 2012- Learn how to control, optimize and accelerate BYOD traffic and minimize its impact on business applications.
October 2012- Learn why bring your own device (BYOD) activities and content sites take up valuable WAN and internet bandwidth and disrupt the performance of mission-critical enterprise applications.
October 2012- 802.11ac promises to revolutionize access networks by offering Gigabit connectivity over the air. This new Wi-Fi standard will enhance many aspects of enterprise networking, but it's important to understand the features, benefits, and limitations.
July 2013- In an effort to reduce costs and streamline operations, today's large, distributed organizations are investing more in data center transformation, consolidation, and server virtualization. And yet many IT consolidation projects suffer from poor planning and implementation issues that ultimately impact application performance and user productivity. This technology brief investigates the processes and tools that are needed to provide complete enterprise visibility and WAN acceleration for high-priority traffic.
Find out why Miercom, a major networking testing and certification consultancy, awarded Huawei's AR Series Routers their coveted Performance Verification Award. Miercom was impressed with the routers' high marks in access and interconnection capabilities.
These routers provide a rich set of functions including routing, switching, voice, security, and wireless capabilities while also supporting plug-and-play configuration and deployments using a USB flash drive.
Their key findings on the Huawei's AR Series Routers ...
Whether your businesses are connected to the Internet via T1/T3, or Cable, incorporating a mobile broadband backup solution adds uptime whenever there is a loss in connectivity via your wired line.
With CradlePoint routers as your Internet backup solution, you're ensured more uptime for your POS transactions and cloud-based services while gaining significant financial and operational benefits over wired backup solutions including:
• Better reliability
• Lower operating ...
In a cloud-based world, the network is no longer “plumbing”—it is a strategic asset. In this ZK Research report, see how a Cloud-Intelligent Network is the next step to an optimized cloud experience, enabling improved productivity and competitiveness.
Adoption of cloud-based applications will continue to increase as enterprises achieve the benefits for cost savings, flexibility, and reduced operational demands. According to Cisco Global Cloud Index (December 2011) 50 percent of all workloads will be processed in the cloud by 2014.
However, cloud services place new demands that many traditional networks are simply not ready for: performance, security, reliability, and application visibility. The Cisco® Cloud Connected solution delivers an excellent approach to solve these ...
July 2012- This document provides an architecture overview of the Next Generation Enterprise WAN with an emphasis on the Regional WAN, and takes an architectural approach to designing and deploying routed WAN solutions for Borderless Networks. It provides a breakdown of the architectural components, as well as an overview of the Borderless Network Services integrated within the architecture.
Can you increase the strategic value of your network while reducing the total cost of IT? Stay competitive and deploy cloud services faster with a cloud intelligent network.
Learn how Cisco helps your organization benefit from the cloud sooner, with less risk and a higher degree of success.
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