30 August 2018
A year after the EU’s Construction Products Regulation came into force, how can you tell if you’re on the right side of the law when it comes to data networking cables? RAHIEL NASIR finds out.
Those “separate parts” include power, control and communication cables which, amongst other things, must follow stringent guidelines in terms of fire and smoke safety.
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17 July 2018
When it comes to network visibility, a good monitoring platform should start with the needle and not the haystack, according to one specialist firm we spoke to. RAHIEL NASIR finds out more.
Many network managers have a lot more than usual on their plates at present.
As well trying to lasso networks that seem to be carrying a non-stop supply of traffic fed by an ever-growing number of devices (both authorised and unauthorised), there’s the never-ending quest to keep on top of security issues, facilitating ongoing digital transformations as well as other projects, and all while dealing with day-to-day issues and trying to please the taskmasters.Read the full article
21 June 2018
SD-WAN has been described as the biggest trend in enterprise networking today. So should you now migrate and, if so, what do you need to look for? RAHIEL NASIR seeks expert advice from some of the biggest names in the SD-WAN field.
When asked what makes SD-WAN so special, two words repeatedly come up: visibility and agility.
Many companies that have traditionally specialised in WAN optimisation technologies are now currently in the SD-WAN vanguard – Riverbed Technology is one of the key players here.
It believes SD-WAN represents the new generation of intent-based networking, giving the modern enterprise an agile platform that can be adapted quickly to business requirements.Read the full article