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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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Ethernet vs. T1S for Internet Access
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WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains the differences between Ethernet dedicated internet access and T1 dedicated Ethernet access to help you understand which will be more flexible and cost-effective within your enterprise.
Posted: 01 Mar 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2012

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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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United Health Centers Partner with Comcast to Provide Superior Patient Care and Increase Operational Efficiency
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CASE STUDY: Discover the networking solution a non-profit health services organization put in place to help them provide superior patient care and increase operational efficiency without increasing costs.
Posted: 01 Mar 2013 | Published: 29 Feb 2012

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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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How To Ensure Successful Video Conferences and Online Meetings
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RESOURCE: Explore this checklist designed for businesses conducting video conferences and online meetings.
Posted: 08 Jan 2015 | Published: 08 Jan 2015

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The lost opportunity – assessing the impact of OTT services
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ANALYST REPORT: In this special report for Computer Weekly readers, Juniper Research looks at the challenges and opportunities facing mobile operator business models.
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Drive Business Success by Empowering IT
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WHITE PAPER: By streamlining your mainframe portfolio, you run fewer products on one integrated platform to lower costs on licensing, maintenance, and reduce admins necessary to manage them. Explore this guide to learn how streamlining your mainframe portfolio can reduce cost of ownership and empower your IT staff to innovate.
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A New Tune for Telephony? What MS Lync Really Means
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EBOOK: This white paper provides answers to a number of major questions surrounding Microsoft Lync. Read now to decide whether Lync is the best solution for your company's communications needs.
Posted: 10 Jul 2014 | Published: 10 Jul 2014

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UC 101: How to Empower Employees for Better Collaboration
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WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper explores how your organization can improve their collaboration and communication processes with the right solutions, providing helpful tips from companies that have successfully changed their own communications strategies.
Posted: 11 Jul 2014 | Published: 11 Jul 2014

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Securing Microsoft Exchange 2010 with Symantec™ SSL Certificates
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WHITE PAPER: This guide will help you take the guesswork out of implementing SSL for Exchange 2010, making it easier than ever to get the SSL certificate you need for a successful and secure Exchange implementation, and to take advantage of powerful capabilities such as Subject Alternative Names (SANs).
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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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