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  • Just What If The IPv4 Addresses Did Run Out?

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 27 Feb 2012
  • It's a question we should all ask. For the average IT user or network manager it's a significant point to actually consider. For a managed services company such as SAS Group, based down in an ...

  • A Few IPv6 Migration Issues To Be Aware Of... Part 1

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 16 Feb 2012
  • "M" might stand for Murder in the London theatre world, but the ultimate "M" word in IT has to be "Migration". Apply this word to the challenge that is moving from IPv4 to IPv6 and you can probably ...

  • IPv6 - The Forgotten "Next Big Thing"

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 14 Feb 2012
  • I've recently been in conversation with a number of network product vendors - from Cisco to Infoblox - users and test equipment vendors, with respect to what must be the ultimate in "let's sweep it ...

  • 10 Minutes Versus 10 Days

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 14 Nov 2011
  • I just moved apartments in Andorra and asked them if I could keep my current 100MbpsFTTH account (actually tops out at 83Mbps), related phone number etc - and the answer was "yes, of course" (with ...

  • Mobile Goes Data Mad

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 07 Nov 2011
  • Having recently got back from several weeks travelling around Europe, including a fair chunk in the UK, me and my 3G data dongles have been keeping close company, as the very WLAN products that ...

  • What Recession Exactly?

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 12 Sep 2011
  • I know that we IT lot live on a different planet to the rest of the world (or so we are often told), but I'm really trying to find the real recession out there at the mo'.Take airlines for example. ...

  • Shock, Horror! Software For Customer Service Without A Degree

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 12 Aug 2011
  • Why is it that software companies assume everyone on the network is an IT person? Just look at the vast majority of network management software, or even general enterprise business software and ...

  • Project Management Is Alive And Well

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 04 Jul 2011
  • OK - so who remembers Project Manager Workbench, PMW for hose who were there at the time (or even Microsoft Project, the project management software for the under 5's)?Who remembers printing out ...

  • Rewarding Awards

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 20 Jun 2011
  • Much as I like to hope that my contributions to the analysis of IT products and tech are well observed and on the mark, it's nevertheless reassuring when those observations are supported further ...

  • How To Maximise Acquisitions...

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 12 May 2011
  • This week I was at an HP press event (dusting off the journo hat) getting an update about many of the areas I've been involved in testing with recently with the company, notably the Converged ...

  • Is Travelling A Non-Contact Sport?

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 05 May 2011
  • As ever (it seems) been doing a lot of travelling, hence a lack of blogs - is this because we can't contact the Ether-world when travelling?Well - obviously not, but then it's still not as ...

  • Am I Really Speaking To Someone In Wakefield?

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 23 Feb 2011
  • It's a difficult one, isn't it......choosing between speaking to a (hopefully) fully-functioning human person who might be located anywhere in the world and whose accent might be a tad challenging, ...