Advances in software virtualisation and the migration of intelligence to the cloud are driving the convergence of networking, security and storage functionality at the network edge, a crucial element in making sure that workforces dispersed by the coronavirus crisis stayed effective and productive. The day of converged infrastructures has arrived.
Hybrid networks and hybrid network infrastructure blend different kinds of equipment, geographic locations, network ownership and technology disciplines. In this infographic, we highlight the main differences between the two models.
In this week's Computer Weekly, we talk to the CIO of Warner Music about how cloud computing helps it meet the needs of music lovers. AstraZeneca discusses how its enterprise social media system helped through the pandemic. And we assess the tech sector's response to the government's plans to tackle digital skills shortages. Read the issue now.
The growing momentum around 5G has spurred the rise of edge computing applications designed to crunch and process data at the edge of the network. In this e-guide, read more about edge computing developments in the Asia-Pacific region, as well as the pros and cons of adding edge computing to a cloud architecture
Russian mobile operators are pooling their resources to help them overcome the technical challenges of creating 5G networks. Also read how Swedbank is rebuilding its anti-money laundering systems after a damning report, and how a public-private partnership in the Netherlands is helping to combat cyber fraudsters.
In this week's Computer Weekly, we look at the latest developments in wireless technology and how to deliver secure and reliable wireless networks. We examine Microsoft's PowerShell scripting language to understand why it's such an important tool. And we ask CIOs what it's like to cross the divide and work for IT suppliers. Read the issue now.
In this e-guide: After announcing their plans to extend and improve basic 4G connectivity around the country, the UK's mobile operators are celebrating their principal gains in the 5G arena with low-band and mid-band spectrum.