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DEFINITION: The Internet, sometimes called simply"the Net," is a worldwide system of computer networks - a network of networks in which users at any one computer can, if they have permission, get information from any other computer (and sometimes talk directly to users at other computers). It was conceived by the Advanced Research Projects Agency(ARPA) of the U.S. government in 1969 and was first known as the  … 
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Better WAN performance? It takes more than bandwidth.
sponsored by Verizon
WHITE PAPER: Your WAN is being put under increasing pressure to perform. Most are combining MPLS with public Internet as a cost-effective method to meet demands, but this recipe is missing an ingredient. Access this white paper to discover how a managed SD-WAN solution will boost your network's performance to where it needs to be.
Posted: 05 May 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

Verizon

Make Your Business Matter in an Agile World
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: This infographic invites you to reimagine your business model, decisions, and processes. Learn ways you can connect your business in real time with the Internet of Things, gain real time insight from any device on any data, and much more.
Posted: 04 May 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

SAP

The Internet of Things: Patterns for Building Real World Systems
sponsored by Iron.Io
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how the internet of things is impacting systems, creating opportunities for developers, and more. Also explore new considerations for architecture design and the components of an IoT system.
Posted: 02 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Iron.Io

For Enterprise IT: Extend Your VPN to Bring Better Security, Performance, Reliability to the Cloud
sponsored by AT&T
WHITE PAPER: As clouds are increasingly being used to store business-critical applications and data, they become more likely targets for attacks. Using public Internet to access your clouds is like leaving a window open. Access this white paper to learn how to ensure security and shut attackers out with VPN-based connectivity for the cloud.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 20 Apr 2016

AT&T

Case Study: The World's First Cloud-enabled G20 Leaders' Summit
sponsored by Dimension Data
CASE STUDY: In this case study, you will learn how the G20 Leaders' Summit developed a fully consumptive, cloud-enabled network to deliver a seamless user experience—for BYOD, high speed data upload, and print-anywhere functionality.
Posted: 19 Apr 2016 | Published: 18 Apr 2016

Dimension Data

Networking Infrastructure by the Numbers: An Infographic
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this infographic how one network infrastructure service delivered ICT services and support for the two-day G20 Leaders' Summit. Access now to realize the same seamless experience for your users, as well as realize significant cost reductions and extremely high availability.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Published: 18 Apr 2016

Dimension Data

The Internet of Things: Marketing’s Opportunities and Challenges
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll uncover an analytics approach that addresses the challenges of IoT-driven marketing. Learn now about ways you can make decisions regarding customers with significant events by using IoT data as it occurs.
Posted: 10 Apr 2016 | Published: 08 Apr 2016

SAS

How to Demystify the Internet - And Why Your Business Model Depends On It
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: Examine in this white paper the causes and critical impacts of Internet performance degradation, and discover how to gain increased visibility into your network trafficking levels to improve service reliability. Read on to ensure your customers aren't abandoning your website in favor of a competitor's.
Posted: 06 Apr 2016 | Published: 06 Apr 2016

Dyn

Taking IoT to the Edge With the Analytics of Things
sponsored by SAS
WEBCAST: The IoT is not about embedding software into devices and then walking away. It's about evaluating the data deriving from objects, finding patterns, and extracting value to make more strategic business decisions. This resource uncovers strategies for better leveraging the IoT with an analytics-first approach.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Premiered: Jun 30, 2015

SAS

Analyst Insight: IoT Analytics in Practice
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: Research analysts conducted deep qualitative interviews with three organizations that invested significant time and resources into their own IoT analytics initiatives. Access now to uncover key themes and lessons learned from your peers.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

SAS

Using the CyrusOne IX for Active-DR Interconnection
sponsored by CyrusOne
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

CyrusOne

The Business of Things: Designing Business Models to Win in the Cognitive IoT
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Explore the results of an executive report on what it takes to be successful in the era of the Internet of Things. Learn insights such as: the future of IoT is cognitive, organizational alignment with IoT strategy is imperative, and much more.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Financial Services Industry: 2015 Cyber Security Intelligence Index
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This report offers a high-level overview of the major threats trending across businesses worldwide over the past year. Access now for insight into the current threat landscape for the financial services industry and offers solutions that can help you better protect your organization overall.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IBM

Taking Global Load Balancing to the Cloud
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the differences between on-premises and cloud-based global load balancing for achieving your app performance and availability goals.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 14 Mar 2016

Dyn

Optimizing Your Network
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WEBCAST: The Internet of Things (IoT) is bigger than most people realize and growing constantly. Interconnectivity is the way of the future and is going to rapidly become the way of life. As "smart" technology becomes more available, more technology and machines will become connected, continuing the growth of the IoT.
Posted: 09 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Mar 9, 2016, 16:31 EST (21:31 GMT)

Extreme Networks

Report: (In)Security Everywhere in 2016
sponsored by ESET
WHITE PAPER: In this report, you'll uncover ways to plow through 2016 with a proactive attitude of security awareness. Read on to learn about the current state of security (or lack thereof), and what you can do to rise above emerging threats such as ransomware, targeted attacks, crimeware, haxposure, and more.
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 | Published: 08 Mar 2016

ESET

Why Most Performance Monitoring Architectures Don't Scale
sponsored by SevOne
WEBCAST: This webcast discusses the history of network performance management architectures, how the technology has evolved, where it's going, and the dangers of sticking with legacy monitoring technology.
Posted: 06 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Mar 4, 2016

SevOne

Monitoring the Quirky
sponsored by SevOne
WEBCAST: This webcast serves as a demonstration of an infrastructure monitoring tool that can help you harness your distributed devices and data. Whether your enterprise is monitoring fitness trackers on employees, or keeping track of mission critical information, you need to make sure the data you collect is useful.
Posted: 06 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Mar 4, 2016

SevOne

5 Proof Points the IoT is Impacting Today's IT
sponsored by SevOne
WHITE PAPER: This paper highlights 5 recent research findings about how IoT is impacting enterprise IT and service providers today, and the challenges that network and IT teams must overcome to embrace IoT.
Posted: 02 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

SevOne

The Factory of the Future: Where Information Technology and Operational Technology Converge
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details five IT forces driving the modernization of manufacturing. From cloud computing to the Internet of Things, uncover ways you can harness several IT capabilities to fully benefit from the tools set to transform manufacturing.
Posted: 26 Feb 2016 | Published: 26 Feb 2016

Infor

Transform E-Commerce with Experience and Design Tools
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
DATA SHEET: Today's customers aren't just looking for products and services, they're looking for a complete omnichannel experience. This data sheet provides tips on how to build inspired commerce experiences. Learn how to control every pixel with intuitive design and experience management tools.
Posted: 28 Jan 2016 | Published: 28 Jan 2016

Oracle Corporation

Do Your Employees Have the Freedom to Roam? CW Mobility E-Zine: January 2016
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this issue of CW Europe, you will take an in-depth look at the major mobile roaming charge concern that is set to impact people across 28 European Union member states. Read on to see if the end of roaming charges will lead to more enterprises adopting video conferencing services.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 21 Jan 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

DigiWorld Yearbook
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
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

ComputerWeekly.com

The Digital Workplace
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
RESOURCE: This solution overview takes on the network as an evolving subject in dire need of refined attention in the era of mobile working. Specifically it reveals the problems facing IT managers facing growing mobile workforces and connected devices.
Posted: 04 May 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Extending Functionality with Microsoft Azure APIs and IoT Devices
sponsored by Microsoft
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, learn about two key features of Microsoft Azure. First, explore APIs that can optimize your cloud apps' functionality. Then, learn about the forthcoming IoT suite that can help you prepare for the rapidly approaching future of the Internet of Things.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 04 Feb 2016

Microsoft
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INTERNET DEFINITION (continued): …  ARPANet. The original aim was to create a network that would allow users of a research computer at one university to be able to "talk to" research computers at other universities. A side benefit of ARPANet's design was that, because messages could be routed or rerouted in more than one direction, the network could continue to function even if parts of it were destroyed in the event of a military attack or other disaster.Today, the Internet is a public, cooperative, and self-sustainingfacility accessible to hundreds of millions of people worldwide.Physically, the Internet uses a portion of the … 
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