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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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Optimized Data Engineering: A Crucial Challenge for the Internet of Everything Era
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WHITE PAPER: Learn about the engineering challenges brought on by the Internet of Everything (IoE), and find out how you can prepare for them.
Posted: 29 Sep 2014 | Published: 29 Sep 2014

MapR Technologies

CW Buyer's Guide: IPV6 Migration
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
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

ComputerWeekly.com

IPV6 Transition – Why the rush ?
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
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

ComputerWeekly.com

TOPS-HP Video Case Study: IT Infrastructure Migration
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WEBCAST: In this on-demand video case study, learn how the right technology partner enabled grocery store retailer TOPS Markets to seamlessly migrate its IT infrastructure during the busy retail season. Tune in to learn more now.
Posted: 07 Feb 2014 | Premiered: Dec 31, 2010

Hewlett-Packard Limited

User experience: is it just a 'nice to have'?
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WEBCAST: In this brief on-demand video, John McCarthy – Vice President and Principal Analyst at Forrester Research – explains why user experience is at the core of systems of engagement.
Posted: 07 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Feb 21, 2013

Hewlett-Packard Limited

4 Key factors in building a UC and Collaboration Infrastructure
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Virtual face time with customers theoretically means organizations can cut T&E budgets while keeping the wheels of commerce turning. But savvy IT decision makers know this is just half the story. The real power of UC&C isn't tactical; it's strategic.
Posted: 13 Oct 2014 | Published: 13 Oct 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Does Your Communications and Collaboration Solutions Meet your Mid-Size Business Needs?
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines how cloud collaboration technologies can help your organization overcome some of the common communication challenges faced today.
Posted: 29 Jan 2014 | Published: 29 Jan 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

What Is Ethernet-Dedicated Internet?
sponsored by Cox Communications, Inc.
EGUIDE: This e-guide answers a number of questions about Ethernet DIA, a continuous, high-bandwidth method for enterprises to connect their LANs with the public internet and streamline the performance of their WAN.
Posted: 04 Aug 2014 | Published: 04 Aug 2014

Cox Communications, Inc.

Protecting your Customers’ Online Banking Transactions Using the ActivID® Threat Detection Service
sponsored by HID
WHITE PAPER: Protecting anytime, anywhere access is increasingly difficult using traditional security measures. Discover how organizations are protecting themselves.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 24 Mar 2014

HID

A TCO Comparison for Unified Communications and Collaboration
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines a feature-rich, scalable unified communications solution that can drive innovation and increase productivity. Read on to see how it compares to other leading unified communications solutions.
Posted: 18 Jun 2014 | Published: 18 Jun 2014

Cisco
 
 
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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