Network protocols News
October 06, 2015
In this week's blogs, analysts discuss Cisco Mobility Express and examine whether enterprise networks can really handle an explosion of Internet of Things devices.
January 14, 2015
January saw a light Patch Tuesday, but Microsoft's move to discontinue its advance notification service has rankled security researchers.
October 03, 2014
The 2014 North American IPv6 Summit showcased the growth of the protocol and shed some light on what enterprises are doing to (finally) adopt it.
September 29, 2014
This week, SDN bloggers review the Cisco, Tail-F acquisition, how SDN can be used for content filtering, the software-defined data center and the OpFlex protocol.
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The evolution of IoT means the birth of IoT cloud services, and that means IT administrators will have to view their networks in new ways. Continue Reading
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A new approach to a P2P server infrastructure for Web applications is gaining recognition. Expert George Lawton provides an overview. Continue Reading
The growing threat of the Internet of Things is quickly becoming a reality as new attack methods emerge. Expert Nick Lewis explains how to address and prevent IoT security threats. Continue Reading
The QUIC protocol may or may not become a standard, but either way, use of the protocol could provide a performance boost for Web and mobile apps. Continue Reading
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Container networking can cause issues at scale. Networking expert Jeff Loughridge suggests ways network engineers can work around such challenges. Continue Reading
Network Address Translation - Port Mapping Protocol implementations may cause vulnerabilities on networking devices. Expert Kevin Beaver offers pointers for testing and mitigating such risks. Continue Reading