VMware announced a program through which it will certify NFV modules that can run on top of its hybrid cloud computing platforms, among other announcements. More >
Though real-world speeds never live up to the billing, DOCSIS 3.1 will be quite fast, especially for users with normal data demands. More >
This latest mega-merger has a lot going for it from the product perspective, but perhaps the most powerful parts are in the breadth of channels and acquisition and product unit creation skills. More >
This week in tech news, wireless spending helps enterprise network market to grow, Nokia gets new divisions after acquisition and SDNs help with IT security. More >
When two companies are both tops in stagnant or declining markets, such as PCs and storage, how can anyone expect them to outperform going forward? More >
Joanna Weidenmiller, CEO of 1-Page, a talent acquisition and retention software company, gives insight into women in tech and running a successful company. More >
Digital subscriber line (DSL) technology has been on the endangered species list for years.More >
The past few years have made one thing certain: Networks on occasion will be called upon to do more than normal.More >
Ensuring that networks are operating at peak efficiency has never been more important or more complex. A new layer of management — network packet brokers — is emerging to drive efficiencies in monitoring. Andy Huckridge tells IT Business Edge blogger Carl Weinschenk that the approach enables packets to be sent only to the appropriate tools and that measurements over the entire path — not just one network within that path — can be made.More >
Android Marshmallow offers some new capabilities and a number of tweaks that users will look forward to. Here are the 10 most compelling new features.
In a world where boards seem disengaged and clueless, Microsoft’s board stepped up and made the perfect choice in a CEO. Today was a showcase of what can result. Microsoft has gone from treading water badly to contending for leadership again.
IT hiring in 2016 is expected to continue to be a relatively fierce market, favoring employees looking for new positions.
Top trends for 2016 that will have a significant impact on organizations, end users and IT, create business disruptions, and require major investment.More >