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The VPLS & MPLS IP VPN Buyers Field Guide

VPLS & MPLS IP VPN Procurement step by step – every IT Managers key area documented.

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The Packet Pushers work with our vendors to present a limited number of sponsored blog posts to our community. This is one. If you're a vendor and think you have some blog content you'd like to sponsor, contact us via [email protected].

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SDN: What Small and Mid-Sized Businesses Need to Know in 2015

Guest blogger Alex Hoff is the VP of Product Management at Auvik Networks, a cloud-based SaaS that makes it dramatically easier for small and mid-sized businesses to manage their networks. Our thanks to Auvik for sponsoring the Packet Pushers community blog today. It’s January and the network industry pundits are calling for 2015 to be the […]

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The Packet Pushers work with our vendors to present a limited number of sponsored blog posts to our community. This is one. If you're a vendor and think you have some blog content you'd like to sponsor, contact us via [email protected].

The post SDN: What Small and Mid-Sized Businesses Need to Know in 2015 appeared first on Packet Pushers Podcast and was written by Sponsored Blog Posts.

Transit vs peering: what makes sense when?

Iljitsch van Beijnum, Network Engineer and author, is our guest blogger today with a post about peering sponsored by Noction Intelligent Routing Platform. Most farmers most of the time sell their produce to super market chains. Most consumers most of the time buy their produce from super market chains. Alternatively, some farmers bring their produce […]

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The Packet Pushers work with our vendors to present a limited number of sponsored blog posts to our community. This is one. If you're a vendor and think you have some blog content you'd like to sponsor, contact us via [email protected].

The post Transit vs peering: what makes sense when? appeared first on Packet Pushers Podcast and was written by Sponsored Blog Posts.

4 Inevitable Questions When Joining a Monitoring Group, Pt.3

Leon Adato, Technical Product Marketing Manager with SolarWinds is our guest blogger today, with a sponsored post — the third in a four-part series on the topic of alerting. In the last two posts in this series, I described two of the four (ok, really five) questions that monitoring professionals are frequently asked: Why did […]

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The Packet Pushers work with our vendors to present a limited number of sponsored blog posts to our community. This is one. If you're a vendor and think you have some blog content you'd like to sponsor, contact us via [email protected].

The post 4 Inevitable Questions When Joining a Monitoring Group, Pt.3 appeared first on Packet Pushers Podcast and was written by Sponsored Blog Posts.

4 Inevitable Questions When Joining a Monitoring Group, Pt. 2

Leon Adato, Technical Product Marketing Manager with SolarWinds is our guest blogger today, with a sponsored post in a four-part series on the topic of alerting. In the first part of this series, Leon explained how to answer the first of four (ok, really 5) questions that monitoring professionals are inevitably asked once they join […]

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The Packet Pushers work with our vendors to present a limited number of sponsored blog posts to our community. This is one. If you're a vendor and think you have some blog content you'd like to sponsor, contact us via [email protected].

The post 4 Inevitable Questions When Joining a Monitoring Group, Pt. 2 appeared first on Packet Pushers Podcast and was written by Sponsored Blog Posts.

Stop Doing Post Mortems & Root Cause Analysis With indeni

Indeni has technology that can predict known types of network failures using pre-mortem analysis.

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The Packet Pushers work with our vendors to present a limited number of sponsored blog posts to our community. This is one. If you're a vendor and think you have some blog content you'd like to sponsor, contact us via [email protected].

The post Stop Doing Post Mortems & Root Cause Analysis With indeni appeared first on Packet Pushers Podcast and was written by Sponsored Blog Posts.

4 Inevitable Questions When Joining a Monitoring Group, Pt. 1

Leon Adato, Technical Product Marketing Manager with SolarWinds is our guest blogger today, with a sponsored post on the topic of alerting. The Four Questions For people who are interested in monitoring, there is a leap that you make when you go from watching systems that YOU care about, to monitoring systems that other people […]

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The Packet Pushers work with our vendors to present a limited number of sponsored blog posts to our community. This is one. If you're a vendor and think you have some blog content you'd like to sponsor, contact us via [email protected].

The post 4 Inevitable Questions When Joining a Monitoring Group, Pt. 1 appeared first on Packet Pushers Podcast and was written by Sponsored Blog Posts.

SDN, Network Virtualization and Hypervisors

Packet Pushers sponsor Pluribus Networks sent along Robert Drost to bring us this blog post. He’s a pretty interesting guy. Robert Drost was a Sr. Distinguished Engineer and Director of Advanced Hardware at Sun Microsystems. Robert has extensive hardware experience, including over 90 patents and a 17 year career in high-performance computing systems. Among other recognitions, […]

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The Packet Pushers work with our vendors to present a limited number of sponsored blog posts to our community. This is one. If you're a vendor and think you have some blog content you'd like to sponsor, contact us via [email protected].

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Five Reasons To Be At Interop New York

This guest post is by Drew Conry-Murray, Director of Content & Community at Interop and a good friend of the Packet Pushers. SPECIAL NOTE: Interop is offering the Packet Pushers community a 25% discount on Total Access and Conference Passes or a FREE Expo Pass for the New York show. Register today with the code PACKETP to receive the discount. The […]

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Don’t Get Trapped by Traps

This blog post is written by Steve Francis, Founder and Chief Product Officer, LogicMonitor. LogicMonitor is a SaaS-based IT infrastructure monitoring company, monitoring the performance, capacity and availability of thousands of different kinds of devices and applications for thousands of customers. Where possible, we don’t rely on SNMP traps – and neither should you. “Why […]

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The Packet Pushers work with our vendors to present a limited number of sponsored blog posts to our community. This is one. If you're a vendor and think you have some blog content you'd like to sponsor, contact us via [email protected].

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Avoiding Bogus Alerts Using AWS-Based Proxies & Outsourced BGP for Distributed Monitoring

Jeff Behl, Chief Network Architect with LogicMonitor, is our guest author for this post. Jeff has been in the IT industry for over 20 years.  He has an extensive background on architecting enterprise networks and data centers and brings real world knowledge around network operations from start-ups to enterprise companies. These companies range from UC […]

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The Packet Pushers work with our vendors to present a limited number of sponsored blog posts to our community. This is one. If you're a vendor and think you have some blog content you'd like to sponsor, contact us via [email protected].

The post Avoiding Bogus Alerts Using AWS-Based Proxies & Outsourced BGP for Distributed Monitoring appeared first on Packet Pushers Podcast and was written by Sponsored Blog Posts.

How Does QoS Work?

This sponsored blog post was written by Clark Zoeller, CCIE #13760, Sales Engineer with ActionPacked Networks. Quality of Service (QoS) is a suite of technologies used to manage bandwidth usage as data crosses computer networks. Its most common use is for protection of real-time and high priority data applications. QoS technologies, or tools, each have […]

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The Packet Pushers work with our vendors to present a limited number of sponsored blog posts to our community. This is one. If you're a vendor and think you have some blog content you'd like to sponsor, contact us via [email protected].

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Stop The Rodent – Tackling Rogue Devices in the BYOD Era

There was a time when the network was flat – everything was interconnected, anyone could access everything and security was not a serious problem. And when security problems began to crop up, options like three-layered hierarchical model, firewalls and Intrusion Detection Systems helped you secure the network. Finally, when you were battling viruses, zero day […]

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The Packet Pushers work with our vendors to present a limited number of sponsored blog posts to our community. This is one. If you're a vendor and think you have some blog content you'd like to sponsor, contact us via [email protected].

The post Stop The Rodent – Tackling Rogue Devices in the BYOD Era appeared first on Packet Pushers Podcast and was written by Sponsored Blog Posts.

Turning BIND DNS Management Into A Walk In The Park

DNS needs no introduction in today’s inter-networked, connected world. Though it could be a service the end-users are least aware of, it is one that the network administrator needs to keep an eye on and requires constant monitoring and management to ensure uptime and connectivity. It is DNS servers that help with resolving those easy-to-remember […]

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The Packet Pushers work with our vendors to present a limited number of sponsored blog posts to our community. This is one. If you're a vendor and think you have some blog content you'd like to sponsor, contact us via [email protected].

The post Turning BIND DNS Management Into A Walk In The Park appeared first on Packet Pushers Podcast and was written by Sponsored Blog Posts.

NetworkFaculty.com: Bite-sized IT Training Videos On Demand

These days, access to the web means that users are simply a click away from discovering anything – from how to expertly mollycoddle their Macs to the secret to a perfect cup of tea. But, as we all know, not everything is perfect. Many e-learning services do not have the luxuries of the time and […]

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ONS 2013 Brings Together The Entire SDN Ecosystem on April 15-17

Software Defined Networking (SDN) is revolutionizing the traditional networking approaches that have become too complex, closed, proprietary and/or difficult to program. The technology has the potential to enable network innovation by allowing network owners and operators more control of their infrastructure, thus allowing customization, optimization, and the reduction in overall capital and operational expenses. SDN […]

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Come to ONS 2013 April 15-17 & Plug-in to SDN

Software Defined Networking (SDN) is the buzzword on the mind of every player in the networking and telecom ecosystem; promises to revolutionize networking as we know it and will affect service provider networks, cloud networks and enterprise networks. Open Networking Summit (ONS) 2013 is the premier conference for SDN and Open Flow and has established […]

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