WAN performance and optimisation

  • March 25, 2010 25 Mar'10

    The NBN: Is it a black hole for money and talent?

    In a new feature, the TechTarget ANZ team gets animated and debates whether the National Broadband is all about black holes to suck in talent, money, and maybe even actual black holes too!

  • March 23, 2010 23 Mar'10

    NBN debate overlooks regional SMBs: Kazacos

    IT entrepreneur Peter Kazacos says debate around Australian's National Broadband network is missing the point, because its business value is not being discussed.

  • February 14, 2010 14 Feb'10

    Which game is Google changing?

    Richard Chirgwin analyses Google's decision to build its own gigabit networks, and comes to the conclusion that the chance to flex its muscles at telcos opposed to Net Neutrality could be one reason for the move.

  • February 10, 2010 10 Feb'10

    The Vocational Education Backbone Network-Not Quite AARNET

    Richard Chirgwin examines the Federal Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations’ proposed Vocational Education Backbone Network (VBN).

  • February 09, 2010 09 Feb'10

    A glimpse at the NBN's service models

    NBN Co has started to explain the network's proposed operational models. Richard Chirgwin explains how their plans will work.

  • January 25, 2010 25 Jan'10

    Remote access, 1998-style!

    Anyone out there remember Banyan Systems? We'd all but forgotten about the company until this video turned up.

  • December 22, 2009 22 Dec'09

    Hamilton Island upgrades its networks

    If you are heading to Hamilton Island during the holiday season,  you'll find plenty of connectivity thanks to a recent WAN upgrade.

  • December 10, 2009 10 Dec'09

    Virtualisation Comes to the WAN Acceleration Market

    Virtualisation is making new demands on WAN acceleration and optimisation. Richard Chirgwin looks at how they are responding to these nw challenges.

  • November 10, 2009 10 Nov'09

    How to find the best Naked DSL plan

    Richard Chirgwin compares 101 Naked DSL plans from Optus, iiNet, Internode, Amcom, iPrimus, Netspace and Adam Internet and explains how to get the most bytes for your buck.

  • October 29, 2009 29 Oct'09

    Choosing a telco: Reliability

    We conclude our series on how to select a telecommunications carrier with a consideration of how to assess reliability and technical smarts

  • October 29, 2009 29 Oct'09

    Choosing a carrier: Creating a consultative partnership

    Is it possible to creative a truly consultative partnership with a carrier? We investigate this aspect of your relationship with telecommunications companies as our series on choosing a carrier continues.

  • October 29, 2009 29 Oct'09

    Choosing a telco: Comparing quality and breadth of services

    Telecommunications companies rely on a small pool of equipment providers to deliver their services. So how can you compare their products? We offer some tactics in this story.

  • October 27, 2009 27 Oct'09

    Choosing a carrier: Innovation

    We continue our series of article advising on how to choose a telecommunications carrier with a look at how carrier innovation can ensure viability to safeguard your relationship, while also creating business benefits for their customers.

  • October 27, 2009 27 Oct'09

    Choosing a carrier: Customer service

    Telecommunications carriers compete aggressively for your business and all promise the world. So how can you choose the carrier that suits you best? We commence a five-part exploration of how to pick a carrier by considering customer service.

  • October 07, 2009 07 Oct'09

    LIVE COVERAGE: PPC-1 submarine cable launch

    SearchNetworking ANZ's liveblog of the launch of Australia's newest submarine cable, PIPE Networks' PPC-1, is recorded here for posterity, along with some additional content about the launch.