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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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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

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

Using Static Source Code Analysis to Develop Secure Embedded Software
sponsored by Programming Research
WHITE PAPER: When it comes to embedded software, it's critical to address the root causes of security issues rather than just the symptoms of the problem. This resource explains how static analysis tools can simplify and automate code review to eliminate mistakes before they become integrated into the code base.
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 | Published: 08 Mar 2016

Programming Research

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

The Business Case for Mobility
sponsored by Lenovo
WHITE PAPER: In this article, you'll explore how implementing a mobility strategy can boost productivity, empower employees, and streamline internal processes. Learn how to align business goals with these benefits to make them a reality.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 16 Feb 2016

Lenovo

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

Reimagine: IT in a Digital and Networked Economy
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: The cloud, mobile, big data, and the Internet of Things (IoT) are major catalysts for IT growth. Access this infographic and learn how to leverage these technologies by reimagining IT.
Posted: 02 Dec 2015 | Published: 02 Dec 2015

SAP

Readying your Infrastructure for the Internet of Things
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will discover how the IoT will impact our daily lives moving forward. Read on to learn how early adopters of IoT technology have seen benefits like enhanced customer service and improved use of field assets and devise a strategy to reap similar benefits in your organization.
Posted: 05 Nov 2015 | Published: 05 Nov 2015

F5 Networks

Internet Performance for Dummies
sponsored by Dyn
EBOOK: This e-book is an ideal cornerstone for understanding internet performance issues which affect revenue, reachability, reliability, speed and security.
Posted: 09 Oct 2015 | Published: 09 Oct 2015

Dyn

Impact of Cloud on Application Performance Management
sponsored by Dyn
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to overcome your common cloud network and application performance management challenges, and examine 3 fundamental reasons Internet performance management services may be the next thing to add to your arsenal. Learn the role APM and NPM solutions play in optimizing enterprise IT infrastructure, and more.
Posted: 06 Oct 2015 | Published: 10 Feb 2015

Dyn

Boosting E-Commerce Revenue with a Website Leveraging a Technology Stack
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: Agilent, a market leader in life sciences, diagnostics, and applied chemicals switched to an entirely new platform when its dated e-commerce website no longer functioned properly. This white paper describes the benefits of the platform Agilent chose, including 99.9% uptime.
Posted: 25 Sep 2015 | Published: 25 Sep 2015

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

The Internet of Things: A Primer for the Curious
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to learn what the Internet of Things means, some key vertical markets where it can affect the most short-term change, the impact on existing networks, and much more.
Posted: 17 Jun 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2014

Global Knowledge

Database Management Designed for the Web, Mobile and Internet of Things Era
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) helps enable you to buy into a data management Service Level Agreement (SLA) instead of buying into a database technology, simplifying app development and delivery. Read this white paper to find out all the ways DBaaS can benefit your organization.
Posted: 06 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

IBM

A Practical Guide to the Internet of Things
sponsored by SearchManufacturingERP
EBOOK: In this expert e-book, learn how to make the most of networked devices and the Internet of Things in the context of manufacturing. Additionally, learn how to address security concerns and how different security requirements can determine the ways you engage with IoT.
Posted: 13 Mar 2015 | Published: 06 Mar 2015

SearchManufacturingERP

The Internet of Things Supply Chain: Data-driven, Agile, Real-time
sponsored by GT Nexus
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about the new technology driving the IoT. Read on to find out how you can provide immediate substantial benefits and create a strong foundation for your business in an environment where all parties, goods, assets, and sensors connect and communicate through the internet of things.
Posted: 17 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

GT Nexus

Beginner's Guide to SSL Certificates: Making the Best Choice When Considering Your Online Security Options
sponsored by Symantec Website Security Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This helpful guide explains how the effective implementation of SSL certificates is critical to protecting your customers, earning their trust, and ensuring your success when it comes to conducting business online.
Posted: 08 Jan 2015 | Published: 10 Jun 2013

Symantec Website Security Solutions

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

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

Internet of Things (IoT) Reports and Videos
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource portal to find a rich collection of Internet of Things (IoT) reports and videos revealing the technological, economic, and social impacts of the hyper-connected economy.
Posted: 19 Nov 2015 | Published: 19 Nov 2015

SAP

Computer Weekly – 1 September 2015: Wearable Technology Proves its Worth on the Front Line
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we look at business applications for wearable technology. With hands-free police and military pilot projects already under way, wearable technology is set to make its mark in the enterprise in the near future.
Posted: 28 Aug 2015 | Published: 28 Aug 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly – 10 March 2015: A world of mobile possibilities
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we report from Mobile World Congress, the world's biggest mobility event, on the latest innovations in mobile technology. Is the outsourcing industry set to cut thousands of jobs because of increasing IT automation? And we take an in-depth look at Google Container Engine. Read the issue now.
Posted: 06 Mar 2015 | Published: 06 Mar 2015

ComputerWeekly.com
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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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