Wireless LAN security – walking the tightrope

Wireless LAN security – walking the tightrope

“Security vs. ease of use” – is a conundrum a lot of network managers face when it comes to wireless...

July 22nd, 2007 Joaquim P. Menezes

Apposite, Shunra optimize testing tools for VOIP net

Apposite, Shunra optimize testing tools for VOIP net

WAN-emulation vendors have unveiled updates to their testing tools that promise to give network managers more insight into how applications...

May 30th, 2007 Denise Dubie

NetQoS updates network performance

NetQoS updates network performance

NetQoS recently made available an enhanced version of its suite of network traffic analysis, systems monitoring and reporting products. The...

February 15th, 2007 Denise Dubie

Multivendor Muddle

Multivendor Muddle

Multivendor networks exist everywhere. Servers, backup systems and a seemingly endless list of elements all have their role in, and...

October 26th, 2006 Kevin Tolly

Seven ways to bolster application performance

Seven ways to bolster application performance

When it comes to boosting application performance, it’s about a lot more than just the bandwidth. “Our network is scattered...

August 31st, 2006 Denise Dubie

NetScreen deal bears Juniper fruit

NetScreen deal bears Juniper fruit

Network World has exclusively tested Juniper’s SSG 520, a security and routing platform that is the first new fruit from...

March 2nd, 2006 Joel Snyder

Ten trusted tweaking tools

Ten trusted tweaking tools

Everyone who backpacks can rattle off the 10 essentials by rote — map, compass, flashlight, extra food and clothes, sunglasses,...

November 24th, 2005 Deni Connor

Can Skype ever become a good corporate citizen?

Can Skype ever become a good corporate citizen?

To date, Skype has existed outside of the usual corporate IT structure, offering individual connectivity. But Skype’s modus operandus is...

October 27th, 2005 Kevin Tolly

Tools help networks comply with regs

Tools help networks comply with regs

When a company’s board makes a decision to become compliant with regulations such as Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) in the U.S. or...

May 12th, 2005 Tom Venetis