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Basics of Switching
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: A switch is a Layer 2 network device that forwards Ethernet frames based on the destination media access control (MAC) address. A switch has RJ-45 ports for connection and the intelligence to read MAC addresses to make forwarding decisions. The purpose of the switch is to quickly and accurately forward frames toward the destination.
Posted: 05 Sep 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

Global Knowledge

The Packet Delivery Process: Locally Connected Hosts
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This white paper focuses on the packet delivery process when two devices are locally connected, containing definitions of key terms and a detailed look at the actual process of exchanging data.
Posted: 29 Sep 2014 | Published: 29 Sep 2014

Global Knowledge

Exploring Software-Defined Networking with Brocade
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: Software-defined networking (SDN) is a hot topic today. This white paper provides an overview of the concept and the role it will play in achieving cloud success. View now to learn more!
Posted: 09 May 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

Brocade

Integrating Physical and Virtual Networking – Virtualized Server Connect to the Data Center Fabric
sponsored by Enterasys
WHITE PAPER: Server virtualization has affected all facets of the data center – from servers to storage to the network. While the promise is a reduced capital investment, higher agility and lower operational expenses, the success of server virtualization depends on the integration of both the physical and the virtual network. This has its own set of challenges.
Posted: 22 Nov 2011 | Published: 21 Nov 2011

Enterasys

Dell Networking Solutions Guide for Microsoft Hyper-V
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This solutions guide details the four available networking configurations, and the advantages and disadvantages of each with an emphasis on typical Dell system configuration and the hardware offerings.
Posted: 11 Dec 2008 | Published: 11 Dec 2008

Dell and Microsoft

The ECHO™ - Avaya Connection: ECHO™, and How It Interacts with Avaya's Telephony Solutions
sponsored by Teleformix
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn how Teleformix's ECHO™ digital recording solution integrates seamlessly with Avaya's telephony systems, providing your company with a crucial customer service tool - quality assurance recording.
Posted: 11 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jul 2007

Teleformix

Ten top problems network techs encounter
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses ten common problems encountered by technicians today and their symptoms, causes, and resolutions.
Posted: 14 Oct 2010 | Published: 14 Oct 2010

Fluke Networks

Improving the Experience and Economics of the Campus Network
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Most companies today are implementing mobility applications to establish closer relationships with their employees, suppliers and customers. Mobility applications enable the sales force to be extremely reactive, stay connected to their customers, and act on new opportunities in literally seconds.
Posted: 02 Sep 2011 | Published: 02 Sep 2011

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Keeping Your Head above the Cloud: 7 Data Center Challenges before Going Virtual
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This White Paper details seven data center challenges before deploying a virtual data center.
Posted: 07 Oct 2008 | Published: 07 Oct 2008

F5 Networks

Switching Essentials: An Introduction to Network Switching
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, we will address the basics of this Layer 2 technology and help you get your network switch up and running. For our examples, we will use Cisco's 2950 switch.
Posted: 10 Dec 2008 | Published: 11 Oct 2008

Global Knowledge
 
 
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