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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

AvocentĀ® Success Story: Sci-Quest Hands-on Science Center Enhancing Theater Interactions
sponsored by Avocent
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how The Sci-Quest Hands-on Science Center in Huntsville, Alabama, was able to provide students, educators and IT personnel a heightened interactive theater experience.
Posted: 15 May 2014 | Published: 15 May 2014

Avocent

Best Practices for Deploying LAN Security and NAC
sponsored by Nevis Networks
WHITE PAPER: Download this paper and discover best practices for planning and deploying a LAN Security solution. Learn about an integrated security strategy that provides reactive protection to identify and filter out malware attacks that infiltrate your network.
Posted: 05 Mar 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Nevis Networks

Topographies for the Simply Connected Campus: Juniper's Simply Connected Campus Network Platform Architectures
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover a set of solutions that can help you satisfy all the requirements of a campus network, conquer the environment's inherent challenges, and provide a wired-like experience to your end users, no matter what device they are using.
Posted: 23 Aug 2012 | Published: 31 May 2012

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Building a Highly-Available Enterprise Network with Juniper Networks EX Series Ethernet Switches
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: With the introduction of its EX Series Ethernet Switches, Juniper Networks is advancing the economics of networking, enabling customers to build the high-performance, highly available communication infrastructure they need for non-stop operations, while at the same time lowering capital and operational expenses. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 17 Jul 2009 | Published: 17 Feb 2009

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Advancing the Economics of Networking: Juniper Networks Ethernet Switching Solutions Reduce Capital and Operational IT Expenses
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Juniper Networks proposes to change the current economic model of networking by delivering a new family of solutions that reduce capital and operational expenses, freeing up IT budget dollars and allowing businesses to invest in innovative technologies that will reduce the cost of doing business while improving the bottom line.
Posted: 17 Jul 2009 | Published: 17 Feb 2009

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Effective Cabling Techniques for IBM BladeCenter Chassis
sponsored by Panduit
WHITE PAPER: This guide defines specific cabling techniques that simplify cable pathways and promote airflow for maximum cooling, ultimately improving overall system performance and uptime.
Posted: 20 Aug 2010 | Published: 20 Aug 2010

Panduit

Infonetics Research: HP is Best Positioned to Take on Cisco
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Infonetics Research conducted a survey on data center and campus Ethernet switch vendors to provide insight on IT decision makers' opinions about switch vendors, factors considered during product evaluation, and deployment plans. This resource provides highlights of the results, and why the information is relevant and valuable.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Published: 21 May 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Rightsize for the Midsize: Leverage the Network Infrastructure for Competitive Success
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This IDC report examines the opportunity midmarket firms have in leveraging network infrastructure for competitive success in the new cloud and mobility era. Inside, learn how midmarket firms can improve their competitive position by providing more efficient access to advanced productivity resources.
Posted: 15 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 May 2014

Cisco

Build the Infrastructure to Enable the Changing Face of IT
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Check out this expert resource to learn about the top trends and challenges facing your network today. Topics include hybrid software-defined networking, context-aware security, unified communications, and more.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Citrix
 
 
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