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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
 
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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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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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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Your Pathway to the Composable Infrastructure
sponsored by NTT ICT
WEBCAST: In this CeBIT Conference video, hear from Paul Miller, VP of Marketing Converged Data Center Infrastructure at HPE, as he examines the performance and resource management potential of the composable infrastructure. Watch now and discover what this infrastructure approach can do for your business.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Premiered: Mar 18, 2016

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A Business Risk Approach to IT Governance
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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

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9 Ways Cybercriminals Can Compromise Business Communications
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RESOURCE: Learn 9 of the most serious threats to your VoIP devices and networks in order to fight off determined cybercriminals.
Posted: 14 Jul 2016 | Published: 27 Apr 2016

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2016 CIO Agenda: A U.K. and Ireland Perspective
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ANALYST REPORT: This 2016 Gartner CIO Survey reveals important differences between 200 U.K. and Ireland CIOs and almost 3000 CIO respondents in 84 countries across major industries. Read on to access key findings about capitalizing on digitalization, e-commerce, and bimodal IT.
Posted: 08 Aug 2016 | Published: 19 Feb 2016

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How to Handle the IoT from the Data Center to Security
sponsored by Xively by LogMeIn
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, learn how experts ensure IoT devices can stand up to the scope of modern security challenges, and what IT pros are doing to help the data center support IoT data from numerous sources.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 08 Aug 2016

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CPaaS Fuses Communications Applications with Business Workflows
sponsored by Twilio
EGUIDE: Discover communications platform as a service (CPaaS), and see how it can change the way enterprises use their business applications to fortify business processes. You'll also see the role that CPaaS vendors play in delivering APIs that your enterprise may need.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 23 Aug 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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