Bandwidth Management Reports

WAN video conferencing network design requirements for QoS
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: This e-guide takes an in-depth look at the critical requirements of the WAN video conferencing network design. Uncover best practices to ensure consistent, high-quality video service delivery across the WAN.
Posted: 23 Mar 2011 | Published: 22 Mar 2011

SearchSecurity.com

Expert E-Book: Data Security and the Cloud
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: This e-book will cover encryption and key management, infrastructure risks, data integrity, and access control, all in the context of cloud computing.
Posted: 07 Feb 2011 | Published: 07 Feb 2011

SearchSecurity.com

Advanced Virtualization E-Book: Chapter 7 - Network Virtualization: Unifying the Data Center
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: We are potentially at the beginning of a new generation of IT administrators who manage a range of technologies outside of the traditional realm of virtualization. Read this E-Book to learn more.
Posted: 04 Aug 2010 | Published: 04 Aug 2010

SearchSecurity.com

Cruise Industry Leader Carnival Australia Improves IT Productivity and Reduces IT Costs by Optimizing Satellite WAN with Silver Peak
sponsored by Silver Peak
CASE STUDY: This case study demonstrates how Carnival Australia was able to achieve necessary improvements using Silver Peak’s data center class WAN optimization appliances to optimize satellite connections and address the network-induced latency, bandwidth limitations, and packet-loss issues on the WAN.
Posted: 31 Oct 2011 | Published: 31 Oct 2011

Silver Peak

E-Guide: Key components to a virtual disaster recovery solution
sponsored by Dell Compellent
EGUIDE: In businesses nationwide, IT infrastructures have been growing rapidly – leading to extensive sprawl. In terms of disaster recovery, this spells mayhem. This e-guide suggests virtualization as a potential solution and explains why hot sites, bandwidth, and testing are essential components of any virtual disaster recovery plan.
Posted: 13 Oct 2011 | Published: 13 Oct 2011

Dell Compellent

On Cloud Computing Strategy: It's All for Naught if the Dogs Won't Eat
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Although all things cloud are being praised throughout the business world, all the benefits of added efficiency, low costs, and simplified systems mean nothing without end-user approval. Take a look at this insightful resource that suggests some key elements that should be considered when planning your cloud-based ecosystem.
Posted: 10 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Oct 2011

Intel

Charlotte County Public Schools: Accelerating Web Applications, Streaming Media, and SSL
sponsored by BlueCoat
CASE STUDY: View this case study to discover how Blue Coat SG appliances helped Charlotte County Public Schools radically reduce bandwidth consumption, ensure quality streaming media to large number of students, speed SSL encrypted traffic, provide overall security and control, and more.
Posted: 21 Sep 2011 | Published: 21 Sep 2011

BlueCoat

Preparing the Network to Transition to the Cloud
sponsored by AdvizeX Technologies
EZINE: This Network Evolution E-Zine issue explores the complexity of internal clouds, and whether some aspects of cloud can be adopted without others. Uncover users’ experiences in regards to delivering their own cloud-based services and whether they would recommend it to their peers.
Posted: 05 Aug 2011 | Published: 05 Aug 2011

AdvizeX Technologies

Simplify VMware vSphere* 4Networking with Intel® Ethernet 10 Gigabit Server Adapters
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Server virtualization can quickly result in excessively complex network ports if you don't have a plan. This white paper explores the factors that can lead to GbE port bloat, including physical server connection paradigms and security procedures. 
Posted: 05 Jul 2011 | Published: 05 Jul 2011

Intel

Solution Brief: SAP and Blue Coat
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: Blue Coat’s WAN Optimization technology is especially well suited to improving response times and reducing bandwidth consumption for SAP users, by prioritizing SAP applications and guaranteeing performance over non-critical or recreational traffic.
Posted: 08 Apr 2011 | Published: 07 Apr 2011

BlueCoat

Solution Brief: Managing the WAN to Optimize Business
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: Bandwidth management is a common technique employed by IT organizations to improve quality of service over the WAN. It typically involves assigning guaranteed levels of bandwidth and traffic prioritization to improve application performance.
Posted: 01 Apr 2011 | Published: 01 Apr 2011

BlueCoat

Application Intelligence and Control
sponsored by SonicWALL
VIDEO: This video explains the many malicious programs and applications that can have an impact on your networks security.
Posted: 18 Mar 2011 | Premiered: 18 Mar 2011

SonicWALL

The Return of Web Caching: Bandwidth Savings, Network Resilience, and On-Demand Content Delivery in a Web 2.0 World
sponsored by BlueCoat
ANALYST REPORT: In this report you will learn: How the Internet has evolved as we have moved from Web 1.0 to Web 2.0, Dynamics of new Web affects on service providers, Challenges faced by access providers in developing markets, Mobile operator specific challenges and Emerging Web 2.0 Internet usage pattern impact.
Posted: 01 Mar 2011 | Published: 28 Feb 2011

BlueCoat

SuperMassive E10000 Series Next-Generation Firewall
sponsored by SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: The SonicWALL® SuperMassive™ E10000 Series is SonicWALL’s Next-Generation Firewall platform designed for large networks to deliver scalability, reliability and deep security at multi-gigabit speeds.
Posted: 28 Feb 2011 | Published: 28 Feb 2011

SonicWALL

Granular application control, intelligence and real-time visualization
sponsored by SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: It can be a real challenge for IT administrators to efficiently deliver critical corporate solutions while also contending with employee use of wasteful and often dangerous applications. Critical applications need bandwidth prioritization while social media and gaming applications need to be bandwidth throttled or completely blocked.
Posted: 28 Feb 2011 | Published: 28 Feb 2011

SonicWALL

Next-Generation Firewall
sponsored by SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: It can be a real challenge for IT administrators to efficiently deliver critical corporate solutions while also contending with employee use of wasteful and often dangerous applications. Critical applications need bandwidth prioritization while social media and gaming applications need to be bandwidth throttled or even completely blocked.
Posted: 28 Feb 2011 | Published: 28 Feb 2011

SonicWALL

BGMX Retail Solutions Case Study
sponsored by SonicWALL
CASE STUDY: BGMX's primary challenge is having the proper bandwidth to adhere to all VLAN specifications in PCI compliance standards. Desko also must meet even tighter SAS-70 regulations, as well as his bank's internal security guidelines.
Posted: 14 Feb 2011 | Published: 14 Feb 2011

SonicWALL

Solution Brief: Accelerating File Services Across the WAN
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: Trends towards server consolidation and decentralized employees can seriously impact WAN bandwidth. A typical CIFS file often requires hundreds of round trips between the file server and the user to complete a simple file request.
Posted: 09 Feb 2011 | Published: 09 Feb 2011

BlueCoat

Guide to Deploying and Troubleshooting Video in the Enterprise
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: Recently, a study commissioned by Cisco® Systems made a prediction that added a new word to the lexicon of the network engineer and IT director: zetabyte. The study predicted that by 2013, two-thirds of a zetabyte of video traffic would be on corporate networks.
Posted: 06 Dec 2010 | Published: 06 Dec 2010

Fluke Networks

Optimizing Video Performance Across the Distributed Enterprise
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: Do more with less: that’s the message echoing through corporate cultures today. One clear target is to contain costs, especially travel-related costs, which can be large enough to have a serious impact on bottom lines. Read this paper to find out more.
Posted: 07 Oct 2010 | Published: 07 Oct 2010

BlueCoat

Application Visibility and Monitoring: An integrated approach to application delivery
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper looks at the specific issues behind application performance problems and how to resolve them within an ADN environment. It explores how to deliver superior application performance by using application-level insight to manage bandwidth demand, protect against malware and so much more.
Posted: 07 Oct 2010 | Published: 07 Oct 2010

BlueCoat

Is Your Network Ready for VoIP?
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: This paper summarizes in question and answer format the many critical factors pertaining to VoIP’s viability, regardless of which vendor’s IP-PBX system is deployed across the distributed enterprise.
Posted: 07 Oct 2010 | Published: 07 Oct 2010

BlueCoat

Accelerating Databases with Oracle's Sun Storage F5100 Flash Array Storage
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows how to apply the Sun Storage F5100 Flash Array as storage for database indexes in order to accelerate application performance.
Posted: 01 Oct 2010 | Published: 01 Jun 2010

Oracle Corporation

Linktropy WAN Emulators
sponsored by Apposite Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Apposite's Linktropy WAN emulators simulate bandwidth, latency, jitter, loss, congestion, and other important link impairments to test applications in the lab and under a spectrum of real-world conditions. Through an intuitive, browser-based graphical interface, you can still install the Linktropy WAN emulator and begin testing within minutes.
Posted: 09 Sep 2010 | Published: 09 Sep 2010

Apposite Technologies

H.264 High Profile Calculator
sponsored by Polycom, Inc.
PRODUCT DEMO: With the first and only H.264 High Profile implementation for real-time video, customers can immediately begin saving on bandwidth costs—up to 50%! Use the Quick Savings Calculators below to see how High Profile can reduce your bandwidth requirements and lower costs on your telepresence network.
Posted: 10 Aug 2010 | Premiered: 10 Aug 2010

Polycom, Inc.