Networks Generation

March 2015

  • Blasts From The Past

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 23 Mar 2015
  • Been doing a few catch-ups with old vendor friends recently; one was Brocade - and more of this next month - which has a REAL SDN/NFV story - and another was NetScout; networking monitoring!!!! ...

  • Shock - HP Acts On Advice - Five Years Too Late...

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 03 Mar 2015
  • So - HP has just announced it is acquiring Aruba Networks; basically the 2nd-3rd stab at buying a wireless solution after Colubris and effectively inheriting additional WLAN tech with the 3Com ...

  • Cloud Innovation and Groundhog Day Combined...

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 06 Feb 2015
  • Within the general misty definition of "Cloud", sometimes something pokes through the veil of ether-precipitation that says "I'm new and I make sense". And typically, it's not a variation on that ...

  • It's CA Jim But Not As We Know IT

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 20 Nov 2014
  • I was at a Gartner event in Barcelona last week, where Computer Associates were playing host.Not only was there the amusement of the excellent and straight-talking EMEA CTO Bjarne Rasmussen ...

  • Networking Innovation?

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 10 Nov 2014
  • Been researching an article for CW's very own Cliff Saran while, by chance, also speaking with a number of IT investors - the research being on networking innovations; oh and, by another chance, ...

  • Shopping In A WiFi Cloud...

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 01 Sep 2014
  • "Cloud" and "WLAN" or "WiFi" are not, to date, IT terms that are typically seen in tandem, but Tallac Systems, a new venture for a number of ex HP er, yes - let's say it - veterans (I reckon I can ...

  • Next Gen Network Management

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 08 Aug 2014
  • IT and networking reinvents itself partially or wholly every few years, and here we are again now - distributed, virtualised, cloud (private and public) based, hybrid networks... So where does this ...

  • Finally Solving Network and Storage Capacity Planning?

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 01 May 2014
  • Interesting how some elements of IT seem to be around forever without being cracked. I remember working with a couple of UK start-ups in the 90s on network, server and application capacity planning ...

  • Benchmarking Integration...

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 11 Apr 2014
  • Just finished some testing at test equipment partner Spirent's offices in glamorous Crawley with client Voipex - some fab results on VoIP optimization so watch this space for the forthcoming report ...

  • Reinventing Network Management

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 05 Nov 2013
  • Network management is the proverbial bus syndrome - nothing shows up forever and then there's a whole queue of them - in this case interesting technologies, but here's the really interesting one ...

  • Trouble-Ticketing - The Future Is Here!

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 22 Oct 2013
  • IT doesn't so much go round in circles as overlapping rings - think the Olympic sign. That's to say, it does repeat itself but with additions and a slightly changed working environment each ...

  • Big Data = Big Transfer Speeds?

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 09 Sep 2013
  • So - there's been all this talk about Big Data and how it's replaced classic transactional processing in many application instances.This much is true - what hasn't been discussed much, however, is ...

  • Anything New For 2013?

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 19 Feb 2013
  • So here we are, already several weeks into 2013 and is there anything new to report on the networking front?Not really - currently the same stories as we've been hearing for the past year or two - ...

  • Did You Know That HP Is A Networking Company?

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 22 Nov 2012
  • Thus it has always been so - HP networking, AKA ProCurve in the "old days", has been a success in spite of its "parent" company and, today, amidst the doom and gloom financial results the company ...

  • Talari - It's Not Channel Bonding!

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 13 Nov 2012
  • Some of you may have seen earlier blogs, and even the Broadband-Testing report, on our recently acquired US client Talari Networks, whose technology basically lets you combine multiple broadband ...

-ADS BY GOOGLE

SearchCIO

SearchSecurity

SearchNetworking

SearchDataCenter

SearchDataManagement

Close