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SearchServerVirtualization

By Nirmal Sharma Get Started Jul 28, 2015

The power of the SMB protocol in Hyper-V

The SMB protocol allows admins to achieve high availability, reduce operational costs and migrate virtual machines faster. Continue Reading

SearchSDN

Evaluate Jul 10, 2015

SDN and Openflow: Is the protocol dead?

SDN and OpenFlow were once practically synonymous, but today the protocol is conspicuously absent. Its evolution offers an important lesson for networking pros. Continue Reading

TheServerSide

By George Lawton Manage Aug 05, 2015

New QUIC protocol promises faster Web apps

The QUIC protocol may or may not become a standard, but either way, use of the protocol could provide a performance boost for Web and mobile apps. Continue Reading

TheServerSide

By George Lawton News Aug 04, 2015

A new HTTP protocol eases server-side development

The HTTP protocol is finally getting its first major overhaul, bringing a number of improvements to managing the connections between servers and users. Continue Reading

SearchSDN

By Antone Gonsalves News Aug 03, 2015

Multiple SDN protocols eclipse OpenFlow

An overabundance of SDN protocols are expected to dim OpenFlow's importance and eventually lead to less flexible network controllers for corporate data centers. Continue Reading

SearchSecurity

By Kevin Beaver Evaluate Jun 19, 2015

Can eavesdropping over the SS7 protocol be prevented?

Recently revealed insecurities in SS7 have left many unsure about the well-used protocol needed for phone connections. However, the answer to achieving security is not easily obtained. Continue Reading

SearchSecurity

By Kevin Beaver Get Started Jul 27, 2015

How can the SSDP protocol be secured to prevent DDoS attacks?

Attackers are targeting the SSDP protocol to amplify the effects of DDoS attacks. Learn what this protocol does and how to secure it. Continue Reading

SearchVirtualStorage

By Andrew Reichman Evaluate Apr 30, 2015

Evaluating storage protocols for your virtual server environment

The storage networking protocols available for virtual servers differ from those available for physical servers. Here's how to weigh your options. Continue Reading

SearchCIO

By Sue Troy Evaluate Mar 19, 2015

Disruptive tech and its impact on wireless protocols and networks

How are disruptive technology trends like BYOD and IoT impacting wireless networks? Networking expert Craig Mathias explains in this Q&A. Continue Reading

SearchVirtualStorage

Evaluate Jul 31, 2014

What not to believe when choosing a storage protocol

According to expert Howard Marks, a lot of claims about storage protocols are not true. Learn what to consider when choosing one for your virtual environment in this video. Continue Reading