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The 7 Deadly Skills of The Perfect Employee
sponsored by Skillsoft
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines the 7 skills essential to employee success and how to keep your employees productive and satisfied.
Posted: 23 Apr 2012 | Published: 23 Apr 2012

Skillsoft

Gartner Middle East CIO Leadership Forum
sponsored by Gartner
WHITE PAPER: Join Gartner analysts from 28 February to 1 March in Dubai, industry thought leaders and a select group of your peers to find new answers to new questions - and learn how your IT leadership can create and follow the path to world class best practice.
Posted: 28 Jan 2011 | Published: 28 Jan 2011

Gartner

Project Management Network Diagram: A Tool for Understanding the PM Life Cycle
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: The Project Management Network Diagram (PM Network Diagram) provides a visual illustration of the project management life cycle (in terms of the chain of events that take place in a project).
Posted: 06 Jul 2006 | Published: 01 Jan 2005

Global Knowledge

The 7 Deadly Skills Your IT Team Should Possess
sponsored by Skillsoft
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines IT skill shortages, how to minimise them within your company, and 7 deadly skills that your IT team should possess.
Posted: 18 Apr 2012 | Published: 18 Apr 2012

Skillsoft

Enabling Carrier-class Communications with EX Switches
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why a high-performance, highly available and secure network is essential for supporting a wide array of traffic types and a diverse user community.
Posted: 21 Oct 2008 | Published: 21 Oct 2008

Juniper Networks, Inc.

What is Carrier Grade Ethernet?
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains the fundamentals of Carrier Ethernet and examines how service profiles and Service Level Agreements (SLAs) can be defined in Carrier Ethernet.
Posted: 28 Jan 2010 | Published: 28 Jan 2010

Brocade

Compare and Contrast SPB and TRILL
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: With the amount of data center consolidation occurring today, moving to server virtualization has happened very quickly. This whitepaper discuss SPB and TRILL, two emerging technologies that wish to virtualize networks without adding complexity.
Posted: 01 Nov 2011 | Published: 01 Nov 2011

Avaya

“How Will the Migration from IPv4 to IPv6 Impact Voice and Visual Communication?”
sponsored by Polycom, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the video solutions available today and provide a snapshot of the current video market.
Posted: 18 Oct 2011 | Published: 18 Oct 2011

Polycom, Inc.

The Problem with the Padlock
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: TLS/SSL is no longer a Web security cornerstone. While the industry responds to its vulnerabilities, with TLS 1.3, learn what else you must do to keep your connections secure.
Posted: 16 Jul 2015 | Published: 16 Jul 2015

SearchSecurity.com

Why So Many Enterprises Lack Proper Authentication Methods
sponsored by RSA Softcat
EGUIDE: Single-factor authentication, while allowing for simplicity and ease, leaves companies unnecessarily vulnerable to intrusion. Learn the benefits of multi-factor authentication and what you can do today to improve your organization's authentication and authorization polices.
Posted: 05 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

RSA Softcat

Polycom UC Intelligent Core: Scalable Infrastructure for Distributed Video
sponsored by Polycom, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Video is leaving the dedicated video conference room and becoming a standard communication tool and part of the individual's daily workflow. In turn, this trend is having a profound impact on the scalability requirements of the visual communication system.
Posted: 27 Aug 2010 | Published: 27 Aug 2010

Polycom, Inc.

IPv6 Timeline: The Road to a New Protocol
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
EGUIDE: This IPv6 timeline lists the major milestones in the history of the protocol, describing how – and why – it became what it is today.
Posted: 02 Jan 2013 | Published: 02 Jan 2013

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Network Evolution E-Zine: New Architectures, Traditional Hardware: Why You Need Both
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EZINE: This issue of Network Evolution will help network engineers assess the looming changes brought on by trends like network features virtualization, software-defined networking and WebRTC, determine how fast they might arrive, and guide them in determining how to keep physical networks functioning in the meantime.
Posted: 04 Feb 2014 | Published: 04 Feb 2014

SearchNetworking.com

Securely Implement and Configure SSL to Ward Off SSL Vulnerabilities
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: Expert Nick Lewis, CISSP, information security architect as Saint Louis University, covers in this e-guide how to implement and configure SSL's to ward off vulnerabilities within your organization.
Posted: 17 Oct 2013 | Published: 17 Oct 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Coming at You: How to Deal with the Latest DDoS Attacks
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: Access this TechGuide to learn more about DDoS threats and how to protect your systems—while shape-shifting cyberattackers are tough to stay ahead of, they're too destructive to ignore.
Posted: 14 May 2014 | Published: 15 May 2014

SearchSecurity.com

Check the network before moving to the cloud
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: Before considering a move to the cloud, it’s important to ensure that your network is free of vulnerabilities that could put your data at risk. This expert resource offers tips on how to make sure your network is secure before extending the network infrastructure. View now to uncover key processes and tools to help detect configuration mistakes.
Posted: 15 Feb 2012 | Published: 15 Feb 2012

SearchSecurity.com

Network Infrastructure Management: Best Practices
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide examines the management of a unified, network and storage fabric and who controls FCoE switches and adapters.
Posted: 07 Dec 2011 | Published: 07 Dec 2011

SearchSecurity.com

New Virtual Networking Technologies Make Convergence Real
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide discusses what role the cloud plays in the convergence of IT. Uncover 3 important lessons the cloud provides on converged infrastructure solutions, 3 main approaches to creating virtual networks and more.
Posted: 30 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Moving Beyond Ad Hoc Mobile Security
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Is security the missing piece in your enterprise mobile strategy? In this issue of Information Security, we ask CISOs and other security experts about the uncertain path from basic protections to threat management and mature mobile security.
Posted: 01 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 Jun 2016

SearchSecurity.com

WebRTC Primer: How It's Being Used And Its Impact On The Network
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: This expert guide from SearchUnifiedCommunications.com explores what WebRTC is, how it's being used, its potential impact on the network, and standards under development. Read on to find out if this new technology is a fit for your organization.
Posted: 16 Oct 2013 | Published: 16 Oct 2013

SearchSecurity.com

SDN technologies primer: Revolution or evolution in architecture?
sponsored by Enterasys
EGUIDE: While there is no single, clear definition of software-defined networking, there are two camps with two sets of beliefs. This expert e-guide digs deep into the theoretical differences between distributed control and centralized controllers. Uncover the benefits of each and why both are likely to see implementation.
Posted: 23 Aug 2013 | Published: 23 Aug 2013

Enterasys

Information Security magazine Insider Edition, April 2017
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Managing IAM is more critical than ever to corporate security; Your IAM policy must be updated to reflect the current risks and IT advances. Discover how to tackle changes in the "identity layer" and consider other factors affecting your IAM policy. Also delve into multifactor authentication and the specific risks to cloud-based IAM tools.
Posted: 19 Apr 2017 | Published: 10 Apr 2017

SearchSecurity.com

Surviving in a State of DDoS Denial
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: DDoS attack prevention begins with understanding the nature of the latest sophisticated attacks. In this guide, leading security pros explain the mechanics of DDoS, the nature of the newest mega-attacks, and provide concrete, actionable guidance to make your systems as strong as possible.
Posted: 15 Jun 2015 | Published: 15 Jun 2015

SearchSecurity.com

Managing Virtual Network Services: Lessons from Implementations
sponsored by Netsocket
EGUIDE: This expert guide from SearchCloudProvider.com highlights lessons from implementations and outlines three models of software-defined networking (SDN) as well as their basic goals, benefits and drawbacks.
Posted: 21 Jan 2014 | Published: 21 Jan 2014

Netsocket

Intrusion Detection and Prevention: RFP Technology Decisions
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: To properly evaluate IDS/IPS products, you must understand vendor offerings and how well they fit with your organization.
Posted: 02 Oct 2014 | Published: 02 Oct 2014

SearchSecurity.com

INDUSTRIAL CYBERSECURITY: Monitoring & Anomaly Detection
sponsored by Cisco IoT
EBOOK: The risk in ICS environments involves threats that would undermine the operational safety and the availability or even the physical integrity of the production tool. Theft of critical industrial data is also feared, and at the heart of it all is the advent of IoT. Read this Cisco e-book to learn more about these risks.
Posted: 23 Mar 2022 | Published: 23 Mar 2022

TOPICS:  .NET
Cisco IoT

Data center networks: How to optimize Ethernet
sponsored by Brocade
EGUIDE: Access this e-guide to read about top considerations to deal with the numerous new demands placed on the data center Ethernet.
Posted: 07 Dec 2011 | Published: 07 Dec 2011

Brocade

Unified Communication: “It should work as easily as a telephone call!”
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This article in our Royal Holloway Information Security series explains the security implications of unified communication.
Posted: 15 May 2017 | Published: 15 May 2017

ComputerWeekly.com

Network Security Visibility and Analysis Technical Guide
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: This TechGuide explores how to improve network security visibility with network flow analysis tools, cloud security monitoring solutions and anomaly-based monitoring technology. Read on now to secure the data traveling across your network with these monitoring strategies.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 10 Jun 2013

SearchSecurity.com