Next-gen servers are the next big thing for small business

'Next-gen' servers are greener in more ways than one, as they save energy and reduce business expenses.

What to consider before mobilizing your workforce

As technology lets workers be connected to their files, data and clients at anytime from anywhere, they're expected to get more done.

How Cybercriminals and Hacktivists Use DDoS Tools to Attack

Network professionals know that distributed denial-of-service attacks are an ever-growing danger.

Maybe It Is Easy Being Green

IT professionals implementing energy efficient solutions in the data center are realizing big savings, and many report it has been easier to do than they thought it would be.

Wi-Fi Performance Boosted From RF Technology Advances

There's now a whole family of multi-antenna techniques that can be employed to achieve RF performance gains in Wi-Fi.

What to Look for in Cloud Data Migration Tools

New technologies and solutions not only ease the pain of data and application migrations, but actually accelerate the migration process.

Into the Cloud -- Securely

Cloud adoption is growing, but key security opportunities are often overlooked.

5 Requirements for Measuring Application Quality

Software quality, as Churchill might say, is an enigma wrapped in a riddle inside a mystery. Even IT pros get flustered about how to define and measure software.

Linux Skills: A Hot Commodity for Job Hunters

A few years ago Linux skills were just one in a series of possible assets for job applicants. Now it's a make-or-break element.

Wi-Fi 802.11n: Still Evolving

While 11n has quietly receded into the background, WLANs have crept out of our data-only world and taken flight as full-fledged network platforms.

Does Facebook Change the Messaging Landscape?

Facebook recently announced a messaging product that promises seamless messaging, conversation history and a social in-box, nothing short of a new way to communicate, regardless of the channel -SMS, e-mail, IM or chat.

Using Event Stream Brokers to Integrate Content With Enterprise Social Platforms

With everyone now accustomed to the way social networks work, more and more enterprise applications are starting to look like social media apps.

How Virtual Networking Will Change the Network Industry

The industry reached a "virtual" tipping point in 2009 when, according to IDC, the number of newly installed virtual machines surpassed the number of newly...