• December 19, 2006 19 Dec'06

    star network

    A star network is a local area network (LAN) in which all nodes (workstations or other devices) are directly connected to a common central computer.  Continue Reading

  • December 14, 2006 14 Dec'06

    WLAN interference and clogged pipes -- happy holidays!

    WLAN interference caused by decorations and slowed traffic due to online shopping are just some of the network woes of the holidays.  Continue Reading

  • December 14, 2006 14 Dec'06

    Cisco WLAN design best practices

    Wireless LAN (WLAN) technology has built-in security features, but a one-size-fits-all approach won't ensure adequate security for your organization. This tip provides best practices for designing your security architecture, including user community...  Continue Reading

  • December 13, 2006 13 Dec'06

    Top 10 learning tools

    Explore our most popular in-depth information on topics such on bandwidth optimization, IP network design, network engineering, WLAN security, MPLS and more.  Continue Reading

  • December 13, 2006 13 Dec'06

    Top expert Q&As of 2006

    SearchNetworking.com's Ask the Expert section is the place where our elite experts answer our reader's questions. They cover topics like network administration, security, network and systems management, routing and switching, certifications, IPv6 ...  Continue Reading

  • December 13, 2006 13 Dec'06

    Phishers and spambots -- appliances that fight back

    Most email security appliances are designed to deflect unsolicited inbound SMTP traffic. In this edition of our Security Spotlight Lisa Phifer examines the benefits of deploying an email security appliance and addresses what specifically to look for...  Continue Reading

  • December 13, 2006 13 Dec'06

    Top 10 technical tips of 2006

    Our most popular tech tips of 2006.  Continue Reading