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2 Tools That Can Kill Dead Spots

Shaw reviews D-Link's Amplifi PowerLine AV 500 4-Port Gigabit Switch, Cisco's Linksys RE1000 Wireless-N Range Extender/Bridge.

Manage Your Network Bandwidth with Kerio Control 7.2

With email, video conferencing, VoIP and other traffic all vying for the same network bandwidth, SMBs need a tool like Kerio Control 7.2 to manage and prioritize network needs.

IPv6: What You Need to Do Now

With the official exhaustion of IPv4 open-pool addresses in February, the long migration path to IPv6 has passed another important milestone.

Best Free Connectivity and Productivity Apps

Expand your network capabilities and enhance your document control with these 11 outstanding (and free) downloads.

Virtualizing Network Appliances

With the explosion of job-specific data center appliances, it is common today to find several appliances monitoring a single resource.

Shrinking IT Staff Leaves Security Projects in the Lurch

Analysis: I got the budget I need to buy security technologies, and I bought the products, but they're not installed yet because we don't have people available to do it.

Job Experts: Fresh Skills Key for a Return to IT

With no definitive measure of how IT hiring fared during the recession, job experts hold conflicting opinions about the residual effects on that sector.

Obama: 'We Don't Have Enough Engineers'

President Barack Obama is making a push to train 10,000 new American engineers a year, primarily with the help of the private sector.

IPv6 Day Only a Beginning, Researchers Say

World IPv6 Day boosted the amount of native IPv6 traffic on the Internet, but it mostly increased the use of transitional protocols that won't help the core problem.

Can't Reach Your Favorite Site? IPv6 May Be to Blame

A small number of Internet users will experience delays or time-outs as they attempt to visit Facebook, Google, Yahoo and other popular websites tonight.