Get to know your network

Get to know your network

Today's networks are the most critical component of a corporate infrastructure, yet they are often the most troublesome. Many networks...

December 2nd, 2001 Mandy Andress

Consider these points when looking at metropolitan area nets

Consider these points when looking at metropolitan area nets

Aaahhh, the new packet metropolitan-area network - a panacea if ever there was one. It brings the "Ethernet solves everything"...

September 20th, 2001 Kevin Tolly

Bay Packets lets user’s voice be heard

Bay Packets lets user’s voice be heard

Bay Packets Inc. is making its debut with a service platform for voice carriers that will let customers directly set...

September 6th, 2001 Tim Greene

New technology claims network traffic reductions

New technology claims network traffic reductions

Peribit Networks Inc. in Santa Clara, Calif., introduced yesterday a new technology that some users and analysts said is a...

August 29th, 2001 James Cope

Get A Positive ID On DDoS Attackers

Get A Positive ID On DDoS Attackers

Before Code Red, there was distributed denial of service. While distributed DoS attacks have not been the attack du jour...

August 26th, 2001 Mandy Andress

Roto-Rooter Uses Packet Shaping To Unclog Nets

Roto-Rooter Uses Packet Shaping To Unclog Nets

Clogged pipes on wide-area networks are prompting some companies to turn to packet shaping to clear a path for priority...

August 26th, 2001 James Cope

New car alarms can call home and track thieves

New car alarms can call home and track thieves

With the rollout next month of anti-theft devices that will phone home as well as use global positioning technology to...

February 2nd, 2001 Ephraim Schwartz

Outsourcing, network intelligence trends threaten to pare down IS departments

Outsourcing, network intelligence trends threaten to pare down IS departments

You might not have heard any footsteps yet, but movements are afoot that could end up reducing the size of...

November 16th, 2000 Greg Enright

Vendors tap Layer 7 switching for VoIP

Vendors tap Layer 7 switching for VoIP

Layer 7 switching isn't just for Web servers anymore. Two companies are working to integrate the technology into Voice over...

November 16th, 2000 Phil Hochmuth