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Face-off: Cisco vs. Fortinet for enterprise firewalls

5 enterprise technologies that will shake things up in 2017

5 enterprise technologies that will shake things up in 2017

You think you have your hands full as an IT pro now? Just wait until blockchain, IoT, augmented and virtual reality, and these other technologies really start to take hold in 2017.

9 ways technology will change within the next 10 years

9 ways technology will change within the next 10 years

Ten years ago, there were no smartphones. It was the coffeeshop era of Wi-Fi, which meant that the Internet was just beginning to follow us out the door and into the world. Amazon first released EC2, to some confusion. Here’s a look...

NFL Statement on New England Patriots Deflate-gate

NFL Statement on New England Patriots Deflate-gate

No, the NFL's Deflate-gate controversy involving the New England Patriots' footballs during its AFC Championship win over the Indianapolis Colts has little to do with enterprise networking. But in case you haven't seen it, the league...

Keeping Your Data and Email Secure — No Matter the Industry

Keeping Your Data and Email Secure — No Matter the Industry

Industry securityFor the average business that sends thousands of emails every day, keeping the contents secure is critical to the health of the organization, regardless of industry. And while data might be safe while circulating...

Network Maintenance Myths Busted

Network Maintenance Myths Busted

Telecom networks need to be refreshed every three-to-five years and end-of-life gear should be replaced immediately. Everybody knows that, right? Curvature, a provider of vendor-agnostic, hybrid IT services, questions those...

Top Mac-o-Lanterns From Around the Web

Top Mac-o-Lanterns From Around the Web

Apple devotionA snapshot of Apple devotion expressed via carved vegetation.Not a fanboy, really?Poqua on Flickr says: I'm not an Apple fanboy, although I do have a Mac mini. I just like logos.A fall fruitImage by SpyMac.comApple's...

Tech Big Shots Take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Tech Big Shots Take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg & Tim Cook among those raising awareness for disease

Bill Gates Blows Away Other Techies With ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Video

Bill Gates Blows Away Other Techies With ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Video

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in grand style

Apple CEO Tim Cook, Bill Gates Challenged to Dump Ice Water on Heads for ALS

Apple CEO Tim Cook, Bill Gates Challenged to Dump Ice Water on Heads for ALS

Apple SVP of marketing Phil Schiller issues ice bucket challenge to CEO Tim Cook to raise awareness of disease

Microsoft's Most Famous Couple, Bill and Melinda Gates: Stanford Commencement Speech Transcript

Philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates team up to deliver Stanford address, laud grads for optimism and innovation.

2014 Tech Merger Madness

2014 Tech Merger Madness

Our ongoing timeline of the biggest & most interesting network industry M&A deals.

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