The Network Hub

October 2007

Network management and monitoring

  • What's the opposite of networking?

    Ron Richard - Ron Richard Consulting 23 Oct 2007
  • Last night I was watching Attack of the Show again and they mentioned a site called BuzzFeed, which picks up the latest and greatest Web trends and conversations and compiles them all with an ...

  • Bizarro VoIP: Is it evil? Do you care?

    Ron Richard - Ron Richard Consulting 12 Oct 2007
  • Recently, Tom Keating at TMC wrote in his blog about Digium acquiring Switchvox, a proprietary Asterisk-based VoIP solution. Keating had interviewed Asterisk inventor and Digium CTO, Mark Spencer, ...

  • Is NAC stuck in the mud?

    Ron Richard - Ron Richard Consulting 12 Oct 2007
  • Around this time last year, network access control (NAC) was the be-all, end-all for network security. Performing pre- and post-admission checks on devices before allowing them access to the ...

  • The "other" kind of networking

    Ron Richard - Ron Richard Consulting 04 Oct 2007
  • For about as long as routers, switches and cables have been connecting critical functions of the business network, people have been using that same technology to connect socially -- whether for ...