- November 08, 2001
Broadband wireless technologies, which promise high throughput, incredibly fast deployment times, an increasing range of reliability and value-added services, are starting to look sweeter and sweeter.
- October 29, 2001
JDS has backed away from the statement it made at the end of last month that its sales had stabilized, and now predicts a further 10-15% decline in its December quarter, as the optical components market remains in disarray.
- October 25, 2001
The role of network managers in large corporations is evolving. They are becoming less involved in technology, less skilled in educating themselves about it, and less aware of details from the field. The Ethernet wall drop may be the last place ...
- October 17, 2001
What's the buzz at VPNcon in Alexandria, Va.? Well, there's plenty of noise about voice over IP (VoIP) VPNs.
- October 11, 2001
Is peer to peer (P2P) a viable business concept? Shared files and collaborative services may not be enough to keep the trend alive in today's economy.
- October 10, 2001
Intel CEO Craig Barrett says it's possible for companies to come out of the current economic downturn stronger than they were when they went in. Barrett told an audience gathered at the Gartner Symposium/Itxpo in Orlando, Fla. that investing now<...
- September 26, 2001
OpenReach's all-software VPN seems to be the first credible replacement for expensive Frame Relay links.
- September 26, 2001
In response to the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, some U.S. policymakers are calling for limitation on encryption technology.
- September 17, 2001
802.11b-based wireless LANs (WLANs) haven't exactly been getting good press in recent months.
- August 06, 2001
While Synchronous Optical Networking is generally considered superior to Ethernet in both general robustness and in technological areas related to timing and synchronization, Gig E still comes in first.
- August 03, 2001
Cisco's latest enhancements to its Internet Protocol Contact Center (IPCC) software are paying dividends for customer support outsourcer vCustomer.
- July 26, 2001
Beginning October 1, Cisco's routing and switching CCIE lab exam will be offered in one extended day, rather than the longstanding two-day format.
- July 23, 2001
In front of wireless standards such as 2.5G, WAP, and Bluetooth, WLAN technology is already firmly entrenched in the promised land: Gartner Group's concept of the Slope of Enlightenment.
- July 20, 2001
Immature technology has limited the widespread adoption of streaming applications to larger enterprises, but analysts and some early adopters forecast a boom during the next few years.
- July 16, 2001
Gartner goes the usual Nostradamus routine one better by assigning some of its predictions probability values. They don't just tell you what's likely to happen; they tell you how likely it is to happen with a number.
- July 03, 2001
Networking professionals are a restless lot. Some 88% say they are job hunting even though most are satisfied with their current jobs.
- June 25, 2001
Peer-to-peer computing might be a crowded field. But only Groove Networks can say that it has Lotus Notes creator Ray Ozzie at the helm. Groove, which operated in stealth mode for three years prior to unveiling Groove 1.0 last fall, is also ...
- June 22, 2001
This week's searchNetworking Quick Takes includes announcements from: Enterasys and Technology Integration Group; Wind and Juniper; Asante, and Intersil.
- June 07, 2001 07 Jun'01
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- May 16, 2001
David Ginsburg studied electrical engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnical Institute. But an equal part of his early computer education came as a member of the Army Signal Corps in Europe, where he worked on a project designed to bring the Internet ...
- May 07, 2001 07 May'01
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- April 18, 2001
SearchNetworking's Learning Zone has hundreds of books on networking topics, including VPNs and network security. Here are a few of our favorites.
- April 17, 2001 17 Apr'01
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- April 10, 2001
Among the items in this week's installment of searchNetworking Quick Takes: Runtop and FalconStor are partnering to deliver next generation storage solutions based on Internet Protocol (IP) and the emerging iSCSI standards, TELOS and AudioCodes team...
- April 05, 2001
We are occasionally lucky enough to have Lisa Phifer, vice president of Core Competence Inc., as a guest speaker at our Live Expert Q&As. Lisa teaches about VPNs at the annual Internet Security Conference and writes frequently about network and ...
- April 03, 2001
A host of quality of service (QoS) software packages promise to manage network bandwidth, but are they necessary? Yes, says an analyst, as more users need guaranteed service quality and better performance.
- March 23, 2001 23 Mar'01
- March 09, 2001
In the first in a series of interviews with prominent executives at major enterprise networking companies, searchNetworking talks with Peter Alexander, Vice President of Enterprise Marketing at Cisco Systems, based in San Jose, Calif. Alexander was ...
- March 02, 2001 02 Mar'01
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- January 30, 2001
Technical certification is the yellow brick road in the Land of Information Technology, leading straight to more money, more respect, and in many cases a promotion. But getting certified is easier said than done. Many of today's technical tests ...
- January 26, 2001 26 Jan'01
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- November 20, 2000
One of the foremost telecommunications challenges facing American business today is the celebrated "last mile" problem. This issue derives from demand for broadband access far outstripping the deployment of the fiber-optic cabling required to ...
- November 17, 2000 17 Nov'00
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