Category: Networking

Federal, Infrastructure, Networking, Networking, Policy, Tech

NYC official resigns from ‘unproductive’ FCC broadband committee

March 30, 2018

Via: StateScoop

A second official has resigned his position from the FCC’s Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee (BDAC), citing concern that the group’s recommendations are being skewed to favor private industry over the public’s interests. NYC Chief Technology Officer Miguel Gamiño announced his […]

Networking, Networking Security, Security, Tech

Internet Association wants in on the lawsuit challenging Net Neutrality repeal

March 22, 2018

Via: Tech Crunch

The Internet Association has filed to intervene in the ongoing lawsuit against the FCC challenging the repeal of net neutrality protections. The Internet Association is a trade association that represents some of the world’s biggest internet companies, including Google, Facebook, […]

Infrastructure, Networking, Networking, Tech

Blockchain: What Business Leaders Need to Know About This Disruptive Technology

March 16, 2018

Via: InformationWeek

IT and business leaders can benefit from learning what blockchain means to their organizations and explaining the benefits, and drawbacks Some are calling blockchain the next Internet, saying that it holds the promise to disrupt (and hopefully improve) our lives […]

Networking, Tech

AT&T tries to prove Trump meddled in merger review because he hates CNN

February 19, 2018

Via: ArsTechnica

AT&T and the Department of Justice are fighting in court over whether President Trump’s hatred of CNN played a role in the DOJ’s attempt to block AT&T’s purchase of Time Warner Inc. In a pre-trial court hearing on Friday, AT&T […]

Data Center, Infrastructure, Networking, Tech

Illinois issues promising first report on blockchain in government

February 7, 2018

Via: StateScoop

The State of Illinois has released its first report about blockchain, just over a year after it first announced its intention to investigate the distributed ledger technology. The report, released on Jan. 31, is primarily accessible on the InterPlanetary File […]

Federal, Networking, Policy, Tech

The FCC is making a landmark ruling Thursday about the future of the Internet

December 14, 2017


The FCC, led by Trump-appointed Chairman Ajit Pai, is set to vote on Thursday on whether or not to uphold the Obama-era “Open Internet Order,” better known as “net neutrality” regulations. The decision will determine how we use the internet, […]

Networking, Tech

Juniper launches network automation bots

December 7, 2017

Via: ZDnet

Juniper on Thursday announced Juniper Bots, a line of applications for its Contrail Cloud and AppFormix platforms that automate network management tasks and improve network analytics. Three bots will be available at launch: Contrail PeerBot, TestBot and HealthBot, and Juniper […]

Networking, Tech

Emerging Vendors 2017: Networking And VoIP Startups You Need To Know

September 27, 2017

Via: CRN

Looking over the networking and VoIP startup landscape this year, it’s clear that software is front and center when it comes to innovation. The vast majority of the startups highlighted here crafted solutions around software-as-a-service, networking monitoring and performance, and […]

Networking, Tech

How technical innovation is revolutionizing M&A IT integration

September 8, 2017

Via: CIO

In my last article, I shared important insights that can help companies achieve success in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) IT integration. These key areas, such as better strategy, improved communications, more experienced internal teams and stronger external advisors, have created […]

Big Data, Networking, Tech

IDG Contributor Network: 3 ways CIOs can save money by capturing more data

September 5, 2017

Via: CIO

One of the biggest lessons from Big Data in the last decade has been just how much we didn’t know. For CIOs, the new ways that information is gathered, stored and delivered to decision-makers is impacting the scope of their […]