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DEFINITION: A backbone is a larger transmission line that carries data gathered from smaller lines that interconnect with it. 1) At the local level, a backbone is a line or set of lines that local area networks connect to for a wide area network connection or within a local area network to span distances efficiently (for example, between buildings).2) On the Internet or other wide area network, a backbone  … 
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Cutting-Edge IT: Moving from Nodes to Applications at Wells Fargo
sponsored by Puppet
WHITE PAPER: To create complete and shared visibility into change for their global infrastructure, the IT team at Wells Fargo embarked on a DevOps journey. Find out how they created a strategy to manage change for all the bank's apps, transition from a node to an app-centric view, and take an API-first approach.
Posted: 06 Sep 2016 | Published: 06 Sep 2016

Puppet

The CIO's Guide to Avoiding IT Irrelevance: Build a Bridge with BYOD
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: Discover 7 crucial steps to avoid IT irrelevance by beating Shadow IT with BYOD. Dig into the key aspects of this EMM-based approach, and learn how to eliminate barriers for users with self-service and social ITSM, and more.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Matrix42

Ansible In Depth: A Playbook for Complex IT Orchestration
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this white paper an in-depth overview of IT configuration management, deployment, and orchestration tool Ansible, accessible for all skill levels and purpose-built for easily deploying workloads to public and on premise clouds.
Posted: 08 Jul 2016 | Published: 08 Jul 2016

Red Hat

Protect Investments and Future Proof Existing Video Systems
sponsored by StarLeaf
WHITE PAPER: Identify one way to swiftly improve your existing video communication systems.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

StarLeaf

Configuring the Hyper Converged Cloud: HPE Helion CloudSystem
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to install and configure the hybrid cloud HPE Helion CloudSystem on a hyper-converged infrastructure environment. Download now to discover a cost-effective and efficient hyper-converged cloud solution with highly integrated components and compact form factor, offering an easy path to hybrid cloud.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 23 Sep 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

IDC: Delivering Enterprise Value with Service Management
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: This white paper covers the important changes IT needs to make in order to keep up with tech savvy employees and emerging technology trends.
Posted: 11 Jul 2016 | Published: 11 Jul 2016

ServiceNow

Building a Borderless Business
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: Empower your employees — through business collaboration and communications solutions like video, audio and web collaboration — to help grow revenues, improve customer loyalty, and boost productivity. Learn more in this white paper.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

Avaya

Top 3 Reasons Your Enterprise Network Matters More in the Cloud Era
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Traditional networks simply can't handle all the implications of the cloud. Explore the top 3 IT trends that will impact your cloud networking strategy, and learn how to build a network that's 100% cloud-ready.
Posted: 04 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Juniper Networks, Inc.

A Business Risk Approach to IT Governance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn best practices for assessing overall effectiveness in today's highly distributed organizations and how to manage IT risks. Also discover the role a centralized IT governance system can play in realizing your IT governance strategy.
Posted: 20 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2011

IBM

2016 State of Crowdsourced Innovation
sponsored by Spigit
WHITE PAPER: Read this report to discover the 2016 landscape of crowdsourced innovation, highlighting essential best practices for running sustainable innovation programs. Download now to learn why enterprises are tapping crowdsourcing as a way to innovate, and what returns you should expect.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 22 Jun 2016

Spigit
 
 
BACKBONE NETWORKS DEFINITION (continued): … A backbone is a larger transmission line that carries data gathered from smaller lines that interconnect with it. 1) At the local level, a backbone is a line or set of lines that local area networks connect to for a wide area network connection or within a local area network to span distances efficiently (for example, between buildings).2) On the Internet or other wide area network, a backbone is a set of paths that local or regional networks connect to for long-distance interconnection. The connection points are known as network nodes or telecommunication data switching exchanges (DSEs).
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