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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
 
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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

ComputerWeekly.com

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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Empowering User Collaborative Experiences with Voice and Video
sponsored by Polycom, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper surveys a host of voice and video collaboration solutions that will enable highly intuitive, secure, and scalable personal and group collaboration. Continue reading to learn how to drive interoperability in your organization.
Posted: 19 Aug 2015 | Published: 19 Aug 2015

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Unified Communications Improving Business Processes Across the Board
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WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how a fixed line and PBX rationalism solution benefits CFOs, CIOs, IT managers and end users as it improves communications processes.
Posted: 14 Jul 2015 | Published: 14 Jul 2015

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University Achieves Stress-Free VDI Deployment
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WEBCAST: After starting their virtual desktop project, WWU saw performance issues and couldn't get the IOPS needed from their legacy environment. The IT team tested six different storage platforms to find the one best fit for their VMware desktops. Watch this webcast now to hear which storage platform WWU chose for its campus-wide VDI deployment.
Posted: 11 Jun 2015 | Premiered: Jun 11, 2015

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A New User's Guide: Optimizing Your Video Network Performance
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EBOOK: In order to optimize your video network performance in UC/video environments, you need the right analytics tools for your enterprise. This e-book discusses several solutions and key insights for those enterprises new to video collaboration analytics (such as how to optimize diverse, multi-vendor video networks).
Posted: 03 Aug 2015 | Published: 03 Aug 2015

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What to Look for in Cloud-based Unified Communications
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EBOOK: The cloud is an efficient means to deliver unified communications (UC) applications. Enterprises need to extend the reach of their communications and collaboration applications and services to make employees as productive as possible -- no matter where they're located and what devices they're using.
Posted: 28 Aug 2015 | Published: 28 Aug 2015

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Modernizing Communications for Greater Performance
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WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper and learn how the Vodafone One Net Enterprise Cloud solution can modernize your communications.
Posted: 19 Jun 2015 | Published: 19 Jun 2015

Vodafone/Cisco

QlikView Advances Quality Improvement and Outcomes Reporting at Texas Children’s Hospital
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CASE STUDY: Texas Children's Hospital is an internationally recognized, full-care pediatric hospital located in Houston.  This white paper reveals how Texas Children's Hospital was able to optimize its EMR system to be able to present useful information to employees across the organization.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

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Accelerating Business Transformation with the Internet of Things
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how IoT goes way beyond improving productivity and reducing costs.
Posted: 17 Jun 2015 | Published: 17 Jun 2015

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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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