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DEFINITION: A delay-tolerant network is a network designed to operate effectively over extreme distances such as those encountered in space communications or on an interplanetary scale. In such an environment, long latency -- sometimes measured in hours or days -- is inevitable. However, similar problems can also occur over more modest distances when interference is extreme or network resources are severely overburdened.Delay-tolerant  … 
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Case Study: Industry’s Largest NFV Deployment
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CASE STUDY: NFV deployments represent some of the most demanding workloads in OpenStack clouds, yet the economic and operational promise of NFV makes this a high-value technical challenge worldwide. Access this case study to see how three major companies came together for the industry's largest NFV deployment.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2016

Big Switch Networks

Delivering World Class Workspace as-a-Service (WaaS)
sponsored by Big Switch Networks
CASE STUDY: When one cloud service provider decided to deliver a new workspace-as-a-service option, they needed a new kind of SDN network fabric that was purpose built to support cloud architectures. Access this case study to see how this company was able to achieve their goal, and provide this new service to customers.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

Big Switch Networks

How Network Virtualization Fosters Real IT Automation
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource focuses on IT automation, and why enterprise data centers should be automating their networking services. Access now to learn how network virtualization can make this happen.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 13 Apr 2016


Expert Opinions: A Nod to Network Virtualization
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WHITE PAPER: Some of the most influential thinkers in the networking industry reflect on how network virtualization is making a difference in the data center. Access this resource to learn the distinction between software-defined networking (SDN) and network virtualization (NV).
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 13 Apr 2016


Improving with Cloud
sponsored by Big Switch Networks
PRODUCT REVIEW: This review showcases how one emerging technology is overcoming many of the bigger challenges facing the future of cloud and network technology.
Posted: 06 Apr 2016 | Published: 26 Aug 2015

Big Switch Networks

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


Be More Secure with Micro-Segmentation
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This short infographic specifically identifies one way that you can improve security within the confines of your data center. Explore how using micro-segmentation can help create partitions that will prevent attackers from rampaging through your data center.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Mar 2016


The Enterprise Guide to Data Centers
sponsored by Comcast
WHITE PAPER: Industry-leading vendors and IT professionals weigh in on proven tactics to accommodate the expansion of your data center, and when you should consider outsourcing, in this e-book. Read on to hone in on 7 tactics to reduce your data center's power draw, and more.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 28 Mar 2016


Battling IT Complexity with Software-Defined Networking
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: As the University of York's network began to struggle with current demands, they moved to a more manageable and sustainable networking solution: software-defined networking. Explore their story in this case study, and see how you can gain similar benefits such as reduced costs, easier management of apps, and more.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


Architecting an SD-WAN with Quality of Service Over Broadband
sponsored by Silver Peak
WHITE PAPER: The challenge with SD-WANs is that the need for performance improvements over broadband isn't addressed. Learn how to make these improvements with this white paper and see how your organization will benefit.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 09 Mar 2016

Silver Peak

The Business Case for Hybrid Networks
sponsored by MASERGY
WHITE PAPER: The market for hybrid network services is growing rapidly which is driven by the increase in enterprise bandwidth consumption — growing by 30% a year, according to Gartner market research. Access this white paper now to discover if a hybrid network is right for your business.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016


How to Get the Most From Your Global WAN
sponsored by MASERGY
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, examine areas of technical leadership you'll want your global WAN supplier to possess. Plus, uncover 4 questions you should ask when negotiating your global WAN contract.
Posted: 18 Mar 2016 | Published: 18 Mar 2016


Case Study: Amgen Turns to Hybrid Networking to Support its Global Business
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WHITE PAPER: Learn how one company adopted a network-as-a-service to connect its remote locations worldwide to its private IP network. Get access now to discover the benefits Amgen experienced after the upgrade, including seamless connections with a universal high performance network, excellent WAN visibility, and more.
Posted: 18 Mar 2016 | Published: 18 Mar 2016


Network Virtualization Brings Agility to the Enterprise
sponsored by MASERGY
WHITE PAPER: A recent survey indicates that over 40% of CIOs surveyed plan to upgrade their WANs this year, and they cited networking as the area most in need of a refresh. Network function virtualization (NFV) is a significant innovation in network design and it comes at an opportune time. Can you boost your company's agility with NFV?
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 08 Mar 2016


Transform Your Enterprise With Software-Defined Hybrid WANs
sponsored by MASERGY
WEBCAST: There is a large migration toward software-defined networking and should this trend continue, SDN will become the way of the future. We're already seeing improvements over legacy IT, but some organizations are still behind on this trend. Three industry experts will teach you what you need to understand about SD hybrid WANs.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Mar 1, 2016


5 Key Business and Technology Needs Being Met by SDN and NFV
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WHITE PAPER: As the business landscape transforms, IT departments need to understand how emerging technologies like software defined networking and network function virtualization can meet business needs. Access this white paper to discover 5 key business and technology challenges that are being met by SDN and NFV.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016


How You Connect to the Cloud Matters
sponsored by Level 3 Communications, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This short infographic discusses displays how you can create a high performance application environment in the cloud. By moving to secure connections on private and hybrid clouds you'll be able to improve performance and flexibility.
Posted: 15 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

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The Value of Interconnectedness: Toward a new kind of industrial company
sponsored by GE Digital
WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper now to learn how you can embrace industrial interconnectedness like the Internet of Things and other popular technologies. Discover how your manufacturing organization can create value from these new tech trends.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016

GE Digital

sponsored by MicroScope
EZINE: April ezine: Rebalancing margins. It's time for vendors to reconsider reward models to reflect the changes in the ways partners generate their revenues
Posted: 08 Apr 2016 | Published: 08 Apr 2016


Is Your Wireless Network Ready for the Internet of Things?
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EZINE: In this issue of Network Evolution, four organizations share how their resilient, high-performance networks enable IoT use cases that combine automation with intelligence.
Posted: 01 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Does SDN Negate ADCs? Not if Innovators in Virtualization Have Their Way
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This e-guide reveals the advent of virtual application delivery controllers (ADCs) in response to the growth of virtualized systems. Access now to learn about innovative features that enable virtual ADCs on a software-defined (SDN) network.
Posted: 23 Mar 2016 | Published: 18 Mar 2016


Rethinking Network Monitoring Software for the User Experience
sponsored by LiveAction
EGUIDE: In this exclusive e-guide, consultant Sandra Gittlen digs into the challenges of network monitoring in the cloud era. Learn how organizations like Cross Country Healthcare, Stevenson University, and more are working around these obstacles with different tools and strategies.
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Published: 17 Mar 2016


Computer Weekly – 22 March 2016: How cloud keeps train passengers informed in a storm
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we find out how UK National Rail Enquiries looked to cloud technology after its popular travel information service was overwhelmed by bad weather. We analyse Ofcom's review of the broadband market. And top CIOs share their tips on how best to work with internal staff and external partners. Read the issue now.
Posted: 18 Mar 2016 | Published: 22 Mar 2016

Computer Weekly: Robots at Your Service
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EZINE: Many digitally revolutionary technologies are currently on the edge of the mainstream—including virtual reality, artificial intelligence for financial advice, and the Internet of Things. This week's issue of Computer Weekly discusses the limitations that are holding these technologies back from widespread adoption.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 15 Mar 2016

Maximize Cloud Benefits with Five Keys to Private Cloud Automation
sponsored by SPS Commerce, Inc.
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, discover how to maximize cloud benefits in your organization by uncovering the 5 keys to private cloud automation. Read on to access two bonus articles: learn how to maintain excellent private cloud network performance and application performance monitoring, as well as how to adopt a successful private cloud strategy.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

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NETWORKING DEFINITION (continued): …  networking involves some of the same technologies as are used in a disruption-tolerant network but there are important distinctions. A delay-tolerant network requires hardware that can store large amounts of data. Such media must be able to survive extended power loss and system restarts. It must also be immediately accessible at any time. Ideal technologies for this purpose include hard drives and high-volume flash memory. The data stored on these media must be organized and prioritized by software that ensures accurate and reliable store-and-forward functionality.In a delay-tolerant network, … 
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