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PTC 2015 Wraps Up with Strong Messages on SDNs and Automation

Software Defined Networking and Network Function Virtualization (NVF) themes dominated workshops and side conversations throughout the PTC 2015 venue in Honolulu, Hawai’i this week.

SDNs, or more specifically provisioning automation platforms service provider interconnections, and have crept into nearly all marketing materials and elevator pitches in discussions with submarine cable operators, networks, Internet Exchange Points, and carrier hotels. 649 more words

International ICT

Unitrends Names Kevin Weiss President and CEO

Burlington, MA, January 8, 2015

Unitrends today announced Kevin Weiss as the company’s new president and chief executive officer (CEO). Weiss previously held leadership positions with Bertram Capital, McAfee, Ariba, BindView, BMC Software and IBM. 440 more words

Disaster Recovery

Focusing on Cloud Portability and Interoperability

Cloud Computing has helped us understand both the opportunity, and the need, to decouple physical IT infrastructure from the requirements of business.  In theory cloud computing greatly enhances an organization’s ability to not only decommission inefficient data center resources, but even more importantly eases the process an organization needs to develop when moving to integration and service-orientation within supporting IT systems. 600 more words

Internet And Telecom

What is a disaster recovery appliance and how does it offer data continuity?

Disaster Recovery (DR) in storage sense is nothing but to have a quick and easily accessible copy of data in question. A disaster recovery appliance, takes this concept a step further by adding processing ability to the data. 563 more words

Disaster Recovery

It is Time to Consider Wireless Mesh Networking in Our Disaster Recovery Plans

Wireless Mesh Networking (WMN) has been around for quite a few years.  However, not until recently, when protesters in Cairo and Hong Kong used utilities such as… 743 more words

Internet And Telecom

Adopting Critical Thinking in Information Technology

The scenario is a data center, late on a Saturday evening.  A telecom distribution system fails, and operations staff are called in from their weekend to quickly find the problem and restore operations as quickly as possible. 736 more words

Open Topics

Nervous About Cloud Computing?

There is a huge trend in technology to move towards cloud computing services. Everyone is advertising that it’s better, faster, cheaper, safer. Cloud services are accessible from anywhere, and you don’t need your IT guy anymore, right? 971 more words

Business