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The IT Infrastructure Outsourcing knowledge base focuses on the selection of companies who provide outsource services in the areas of information technology (IT) infrastructure. The typical type...
 

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10 Ways to Sell Upper Management on a Network Upgrade
There are many legitimate reasons for upgrading your company’s enterprise network. The trick is selling those reasons to the executives holding your company’s

ethernet network switch  with a 10 Mbps Ethernet 10/100 switch. Increase network capacity. Speeds and feeds still have a place in selling a network upgrade. Quite simply, without increased capacity, an organization can’t use new and big applications, such as VoIP, which promise to both cut costs and help make workers more productive. Make the network more reliable. From financial institutions to retail outlets to academic outposts, almost every organization today relies on its network to do business. And when the network is the

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Firewall RFI/RFP Template

Firewall Type, Decision Engine, Scalability, Network Interfaces, Operating Systems, Routing and Network Protocols, SNMP, NAT, Policy Features, Proxies, Authentication, Logging, Content Filtering, V... Get this template

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ethernet network switch  desk back to an Ethernet switch located in a telecom room, which provides connectivity to the company network. If that employee experiences issues with the cabling connection to the network, they cannot communicate until the cabling channel issue is resolved. This issue puts only that single employee out of business while their colleagues can still continue business unaffected. When a demarc extension is not working, or worse—experiences intermittent problems, all of the computer users within an office Read More

Gigabit Transceivers ~ the Next Generation


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1 Little GB, 2 Little GB, ..., 10 Little Gigabit


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Extreme Networks BlackDiamond Product of the Year


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ethernet network switch  load balancers. Layer 3 Ethernet switching is no longer a wish list item for network managers it's a reality. Extreme Networks has not only set the standard for Layer 3 switching with its robust feature set, but also has extended its QoS feature set into Layer 4. Market Impact The BlackDiamond 6800 series of Enterprise switches has made a major impact on the well-established and mainstream switch providers. Extreme at one point was looked upon as an outsider with no chance to survive. Now they are the lea Read More

Microsoft Tech Ed 2000 Win2K Attendee Network Fails Miserably


While sitting at one Windows 2000 desktop we waited a solid five minutes just to complete the logon process only to find that the wide area network speeds and feeds were so poor as to make the entire process pointless.

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