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14 Jun
Press Coverage

128 Technology Unveils Plan to Fix the Internet With Smart Routers

It’s safe to say the Internet was not originally designed for its current use. What started as a way to send packets of data between computers has become the backbone of daily life in many parts of the world. Now, with the explosion of mobile and connected devices, Web services, and cloud-based everything, the networking burden has become so complex that some companies struggle to deliver online services reliably and efficiently. And when there’s a problem—think traffic jam or cyber attack—it’s really hard to figure out what happened, and how to fix it.

9 Jun
Press Coverage

Closing The DDoS Floodgates: Why DDoS Attacks Are Not Inevitable

Of all the malicious hacking threats now facing enterprise networks, the DDoS attack is by far the most common and easily executed. This type of attack has plagued businesses for years, but it has recently gained particular notoriety in the media, with high-profile organizations reporting being the victim of large-scale attacks.

Such attacks can hit networks for up to 320 hours at a time, inflicting considerable damage to a company’s sales, service offering and reputation.

3 Jun
Press Coverage

Infrastructure Monitoring Products: Users Pinpoint The Best And Worst Features

Four of the leading IT infrastructure monitoring solutions are CA Unified Infrastructure Management, SevOne, Nagios and Opsview Enterprise, according to ratings by IT Central Station members.

But what do enterprise users really think about these tools? Here, users give a shout out for some of their favorite features, but also give the vendors a little tough love. 

31 May
Press Coverage

How To Determine The Best Network Monitoring Tools For Your Company

As IT manager of a company, it’s your job to ensure the network is online at all times. You’ll be responsible for tracking all devices connected to the network, monitoring data transfer and resolving bandwidth issues. With the right network monitoring tools, you’ll find it easier to stay in control, as you’ll receive instant alerts when problems arise. So how do you determine which monitoring tools are best for your company? We’ve put together a guide on what features to look out for, followed by our top recommendations.

26 May
Press Coverage

UD's Lerner College Is Getting Serious About Getting More Women In STEM

At the University of Delaware’s Lerner College of Business and Economics, leaders have found that women and men major in marketing and accounting, but their finance and economics majors have been consistently dominated by male students. And retention rates of women in those male-dominated majors haven’t been so hot either, said Dana Raftas, Lerner’s director of development.

To remedy the situation, Lerner recently held two women’s business summits in Newark, Del., and New York City. The events were small but impactful: Just 20 female Lerner alums were handpicked to participate at each summit, and they were all C-suite or managing directors at large firms.