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DEFINITION: Virtual networking is a technology that facilitates the control of one or more remotely located computers or servers over the Internet. Data can be stored and retrieved, software can be run and peripherals can be operated through a Web browser as if the distant hardware were onsite.Virtual networking facilitates consolidation of diverse services and devices on a single hardware platform called a virtual  … 
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Virtual Private Networking Reports
 
The MPLS Network: A Future-Proof Engine for Voice-Data Convergence
sponsored by MegaPath Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Voice and data on a single wire is an exciting network development. MPLS technology, which enables voice and data to be transported together on wide area networks (WANs), has matured to provide a platform for almost unimaginable communications and cloud computing possibilities. Learn more about MPLS by reading this white paper.
Posted: 26 Mar 2010 | Published: 26 Mar 2010

MegaPath Inc.

The Art of Teleworking
sponsored by Polycom, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper analyzes the teleworker's primary challenges and offers ideas for overcoming them. It highlights the advances of technology that make teleworking truly successful and of greater benefit to both teleworkers and their organizations.
Posted: 05 Sep 2012 | Published: 31 Oct 2011

Polycom, Inc.

IT Decision Checklist: Remote Access
sponsored by VirtualArmor
EGUIDE: The pace of today’s mobile workforce makes selecting the right remote access solution essential. This document helps you decide which best fits your company’s needs and enables your remote workers and partners to securely access the files, systems, and networks they need. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 19 Mar 2010 | Published: 19 Mar 2010

VirtualArmor

Legacy Remote Control Tools: Not Built for Today’s Helpdesk
sponsored by LogMeIn, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the challenges and hidden costs of supporting a remote workforce with legacy tools. In addition, it identifies best practices that decision makers can use to choose enterprise helpdesk support tools that better meet the needs of remote employees, while helping to reduce costs.
Posted: 17 Jan 2011 | Published: 11 Jan 2011

LogMeIn, Inc.

Application Optimization for the Network
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EZINE: In the new WAN, we'll see user-aware WAN optimization, the rise of software-defined networking and WAN-on-demand. There may be some bumps along the road to WAN innovation, but it's sure to be an interesting journey.
Posted: 06 Jun 2013 | Published: 06 Jun 2013

SearchNetworking.com

Vault-Like Protection for 200 Financial Services Locations
sponsored by WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Southern Management Corporation, a financial services company providing tax and loan services, required a tight lockdown of their cache of personal and confidential customer data, while allowing for easy administration from the small IT staff managing a widespread network. WatchGuard provided the perfect solution. Read on to learn how they did it
Posted: 26 Oct 2009 | Published: 26 Oct 2009

WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Computer Weekly – 22 April 2014: Adapting to life after Heartbleed
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we investigate the most significant flaw in recent history to impact the internet. The Heartbleed bug in OpenSSL leaves millions of internet servers vulnerable to attack. Hackers have already exploited Heartbleed to steal passwords from the Mumsnet parenting site. What can websites do to foil future attacks?
Posted: 22 Apr 2014 | Published: 22 Apr 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

How to Accurately Detect and Correct Packet Loss
sponsored by Silver Peak
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains how packet loss can be properly measured throughout an enterprise, and what can be done to mitigate its effects in real-time.
Posted: 21 May 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

Silver Peak

Computer Weekly – 15 April 2014: Spies in the VPN
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, the NSA/GCHQ snooping scandal has added to concerns about security of virtual private networks (VPNs) – we find out how IT chiefs should respond. Windows XP support has now ended – we look at what it means for the remaining users. And we examine the benefits of data visualisation tools. Read the issue now.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 15 Apr 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

File Sync and Share: Risks, Rewards, Considerations, and Deployment Options
sponsored by Dropbox for Business
EGUIDE: This e-guide discusses the risks, rewards and deployment options for enterprise file sync-and-share and reveals key security considerations and product features to pay attention to. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 28 Oct 2013 | Published: 28 Oct 2013

Dropbox for Business
 
 
VIRTUAL PRIVATE NETWORKING DEFINITION (continued): …  services switch. The centralization of control reduces the cost and complexity of operating and maintaining hardware and software compared with administering numerous separate devices in widely separated geographical locations. Maintenance personnel and administrators can install device drivers, perform tests and resolve problems on the remote machines from a single location.It may be necessary to install virtual networking software on the remote computers or servers to take advantage of this technology. Several vendors, including Microsoft and VMWare, offer virtual networking software. Some vendors … 
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