- October 15, 2014
The Internet of Things is spurring a new architecture for relaying data, referred to by some as mesh networking. But it may not be enterprise-ready yet.
- October 01, 2014
Big data needs better questions; local data concierges might be the next information governance trend; and the downside of data: The Data Mill reports.
- September 17, 2014
The new iPhone 6 and iWatch force CIOs to up their mobile app game and steel themselves for the wearable wave. Also in Searchlight: Home Depot and Google's data breach troubles; Netflix protests the FCC's net neutrality proposal.
- October 30, 2013
The real national cybersecurity threat is a corporate culture that resists cooperation necessary to fight against it.
- May 08, 2012
Interest in the ways rival companies are using technology to gain a competitive advantage has risen sharply among business leaders.
- July 09, 2010
By setting a network performance baseline, network administrators can define what is normal for enterprise networks and identify patterns that indicate signs of trouble down the road. Network performance baselines also enable network managers to ...
- June 14, 2010
Hyper-V PowerShell cmdlets help write scripts, which are more customizable than GUI-based tools. Here are some basic cmdlets for use with Hyper-V PowerShell.
- May 13, 2010
Is it possible to replace an enterprise's wired LANs with their wireless equivalents? Yes: if you are willing to invest in WLAN management to keep a sharp eye on performance.
- April 09, 2010
After years of struggling to tame open source VoIP, one Texas marketing company saw malfunctions melt away when it opted for a hosted VoIP service from a local service provider.
- March 26, 2010
Support for Novell's seminal NOS, NetWare, ends this month. If you're still relying on the product - and IDC estimates there are nearly 1 million NetWare users - what do you do next? We offer some ideas in this story.
- January 08, 2010
Video communications vendors are inching their way toward multi-vendor telepresence and video conferencing interoperability, nudging along the technology's metamorphosis from an intra-company to an inter-company medium for enterprises, partners and ...
- December 15, 2009
Learn how one retailer overcame frequent WAN outages and restored its networks to health with the help of link bonding and load balancing.
- November 13, 2009
Enterprise social networking might seem the perfect way to enable greater unified communications (UC) adoption, but not on its own nor without the right strategy.
- August 26, 2009
There are no tools to simply switch a Linux virtualization environment from the Xen hypervisor to a KVM virtual machine, but these six steps for virtual machine migration make it easier.
- August 21, 2009
Mobile unified communications (UC) can provide many major benefits to an organization. In this tip, you will learn about the major strategies available to implement a mobile UC solution and fixed mobile convergence (FMC).