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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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Backbone Networks Reports
 
Using the CyrusOne IX for Active-DR Interconnection
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WHITE PAPER: Effective DR strategies rely on highly connected data centers. Discover in this white paper how to situate your large-scale production environments within Web-scale carrier-neutral data centers, therefore maintaining the highest DR reliability.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 28 Mar 2016

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DigiWorld Yearbook
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RESEARCH CONTENT: IDATE's DigiWorld Yearbook provides an annual analysis of the recent developments shaping the telecoms, internet and media markets, identifying major global trends and scenarios.
Posted: 18 Dec 2015 | Published: 18 Dec 2015

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Internet of Things: Enterprise Risks, Platform Options to Consider
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EGUIDE: The Internet of Things (IoT) increases the number of security risks businesses face, becoming a backdoor for attackers into the enterprise. Discover 7 key security risks associated with IoT and how to manage them. Plus learn how robust cloud platforms will allow IoT to reach its potential.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

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IPV6 Transition – Why the rush ?
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ANALYST BRIEF: This report from Ovum warns that enterprises need to recognise that they will need to move to IPv6, even if they have IPv4 addresses available. They should treat IPv6 like any other disaster recovery plan.
Posted: 01 Dec 2011 | Published: 01 Dec 2011

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CW Buyer's Guide: IPV6 Migration
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This Computer Weekly Buyer's guide takes you through the steps you need to take to migrate to IPv6 and explains the potential impact on your business.
Posted: 26 Jul 2012 | Published: 05 Feb 2012

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Buyer's Guide to Cloud-based Unified Communications
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WHITE PAPER: Learn what UC is, what business drivers there are for UC as a Service, and the companies that can benefit from a UC system. In addition, you'll learn some implementation strategies to ensure that your UC deployment is a success.
Posted: 14 Jul 2016 | Published: 14 Jul 2016

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Modernize IT to Unleash Productivity
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WHITE PAPER: Don't let your aging IT resources and bandwidth constraints inhibit you from entering new markets. Consult this white paper to discover how to boost IT productivity and service response time by integrating your big data, cloud, and mobility strategies all into a new business-IT infrastructure model.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 28 Jun 2016

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A Data Warehouse for Big Data and Beyond
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MICROSITE: Considering how much business decisions now rely on data, your data warehouse needs to be optimized and modernized. Learn how to update your warehouse and see what services it will need to provide in the era of big data.
Posted: 18 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

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Expanding the Use of SAP for IoT, Big Data, and ERP Functions
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EGUIDE: Learn what experts are saying about SAP's positioning in the IoT market, and what that means for your current ERP and big data infrastructure. You'll also discover ways SAP S/4HANA has transitioned from financials to other core ERP functions.
Posted: 11 Jul 2016 | Published: 04 Jul 2016

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How to Yield the Benefits of Converged Infrastructure
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EGUIDE: Is converging corporate infrastructure—to eliminate siloed servers, storage, data and processes—worth the risk of potential vendor lock-in? Discover how to yield maximum benefit from implementing converged infrastructure in your data center, as well as learn CI implementation best practices.
Posted: 23 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

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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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