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Network Capacity Planning Made Simple with Advanced BiDi Optical Technology

By: André Vink February 15, 2018

Companies are constantly looking for an advantage in order to get ahead of their competition. Big data has been identified as one of the ways to achieve this as it provides companies with a number of benefits, including data that helps them improve their understanding of their customers and optimize their business processes.

5 Top Tools Used for Securing Organizational Networks

By: Yigal Amram February 06, 2018

In today's connected digital environment, there's more of a need than ever to secure your network. DDoS attacks are on the rise. More criminals are trying to take advantage of exploits to

3 Benefits of the SDN for Enhanced Network Visibility

By: André Vink January 08, 2018

What is SDN? Where networks and network traffic were once managed using hardware appliances, modern network management can now be handled through virtual data centers using software management tools which allow for increased agility and flexibility.

3 First Steps When Migrating Security Services to a 100Gb Network

By: André Vink December 28, 2017

There are many reasons why you might need to migrate to a newer, faster network, such as the need to reduce costs, upgrade from obsolete hardware, or the need for more bandwidth. Where there was once a time when 1Gb was considered the standard for cutting edge networks, today's IT managers and network administrators have their eyes set on the 100Gb network challenge.

How to choose a Network Packet Broker

By: Yigal Amram December 12, 2017

Do you need a Network Packet Broker? Before you can decide whether you need one or not, let's remember what a NPB is…

What’s Your ‘P Score’?

By: Yigal Amram November 19, 2017

Network visibility is becoming increasingly important as organizations are challenged to deploy increasingly complex network services, such as security, performance management and monitoring on an ever evolving and expanding network and data center architecture.

Security Implications of Migrating to 100Gb Networks (Part 2)

By: Yigal Amram July 21, 2017

Improved efficiency of security tools In the first part of this blog series, we looked at how 100GbE-based Network Packet Brokers (NPBs) can help establish resilient connectivity between 10/40GbE-capable network security tools and 100GbE core networks.  In this post, we will look at how NPBs optimize distribution of traffic from 100GbE ...

Who Said the Trade Show Was Dead?

By: Dan Ceravolo July 10, 2017

Once again, Cisco Live US lived up to the hype. People came from every part the world to enjoy the largest networking conference of North America!  Last year, there were over 30k attendees, and this year it sure seemed like the crowd grew tremendously! For a 2nd year in-a-row, the show took place in the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Attendees were enjoying themselves all around the city, especial...

Comprehensive Network Visibility is Essential for Strong Security

By: Bob V. June 23, 2017

The importance of having complete network visibility today can’t be overstated. If an organization can’t see into its network infrastructure, the consequences can be detrimental. With comprehensive network visibility, enterprises and service providers can identify and address network outages, enhance security, and deal with potential regulatory compliance issues—before there’s any negative impact on the business.

Niagara at CiscoLive Las Vegas

By: Tal Arad June 19, 2017

With CiscoLive! Las Vegas just one week away, we are getting ready to have a fun, successful show. For those of you who don't know, CiscoLive is an annual IT conference for all of Cisco's partners to network and learn about the latest trends in the IT, cybersecurity, and network security markets.