The Network Hub:

May, 2008


May 29, 2008  6:32 PM

Geek Squad vs. Sex and the City



Posted by: 2020viip
Geek culture

Sure, Carrie Bradshaw was mystified when her Mac died, but that's no reason to hate on Sex and the City. Charlotte and HarryAs much as pop culture may have you believe that the...

May 29, 2008  4:36 PM

Is there a gap between those who are tech savvy and those who are not?



Posted by: Tessa Parmenter
career advice, Geek culture, IT humor

When I finished up my taxes online some months ago I laughed a little when I saw a button that said "If you do not have an email address, click here to get your tax receipt mailed to you." I found it ironic because someone tech savvy enough to complete their taxes online...


May 20, 2008  7:58 PM

Wall Street insiders float idea of a Cisco and EMC merger



Posted by: Shamus McGillicuddy
Cisco, EMC, Network, Storage, Technology

Either it's wishful thinking or some keen insight. Yesterday Eric Savitz, the west coast editor of Barron's, speculated that Cisco Systems might try to buy storage giant EMC Corp. He wrote...


May 16, 2008  5:24 PM

Are Cisco knockoffs a modern Trojan Horse?



Posted by: Michael Morisy
Cisco, FBI, kill switch, knockoffs, military, Network, Network security, Routers, Routing and switching

Turning our own tools against us! So it's not exactly breaking at this point, but scary nonetheless: The FBI's Operation Cisco Raider


May 9, 2008  5:38 PM

Be a MacGyver — not a MacGruber



Posted by: 2020viip
career advice, It's the network, Network

Network pros must feel like they carry the world on their backs. One of my big takeaways from Interop was that with the tide of new applications being delivered across the network, network...

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May 7, 2008  3:12 PM

How sexy is your network diagram?



Posted by: Michael Morisy
contests, design, IT humor, Network, Network Diagrams, Networking, ranking

Sample diagramWhat, you don't know a precise number? Then get over to RateMyNetworkDiagram.com and find out exactly...


May 6, 2008  3:35 PM

FastSoft demonstrates fast data transmission



Posted by: 2020viip
data transmission, Interop, Networking, video demo

After struggling for several hours to upload the first of my Interop videos to YouTube, I ran across FastSoft's video demonstration of their accelerated file transfer appliance, which struck me pretty compelling. In this video, Dan Henderson, VP of Marketing, explains and demonstrates how FastSoft...


May 6, 2008  3:31 PM

AdRem’s international approach to network monitoring



Posted by: 2020viip
AdRem, Interop, Network, Network management, network monitoring, video demo

AdRem Sales and Marketing Director Jarek Jerzakowski gives a tour of the company's brand new network management and monitoring product, NetCrunch 5, at Interop Las Vegas 2008. The product, sold around the world by AdRem and its...


May 5, 2008  9:43 PM

Aruba Networks at Interop



Posted by: Shamus McGillicuddy
802.11n, Network, video demo, Wi-Fi, Wireless networking

Aruba Networks is one of the top WLAN infrastructure vendors in the market. The last time I checked, they were second to the titan in the market, Cisco. A lot of vendors see the coming generation of 802.11n wireless technology as an opportunity to take on Cisco's market dominance. At Interop...


May 5, 2008  9:38 PM

Aerohive wireless at Interop



Posted by: Shamus McGillicuddy
802.11n, Network, video demo, Wi-Fi, Wireless networking

Aerohive is a new company in the wireless networking space. It's developed some innovative access points that work cooperatively with each other. Many vendors rely on controllers to coordinate the activities of Wi-Fi access points. Aerohive's access points communicate with...


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