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Network Management Software, Tools and Utilities News
October 21, 2014
Aerohive and Verizon are offering an all-inclusive cloud-managed Wi-Fi networking offering for retail customers, backed by Verizon's LTE network.
September 12, 2014
Juniper's IT analytics product, Cloud Analytics Engine, collects and crunches network and application data to improve network operations.
August 13, 2014
Riverbed has added three new network configuration management tools to its rebranded Riverbed SteelCentral network performance management portfolio: SteelCentral NetAuditor, NetPlanner and NetCollector.
June 19, 2014
ForeScout CounterACT helps Broward College take control of mobile devices and secure network access control across multiple campuses.
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