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What is Zero Touch Provisioning (ZTP)?

In the late 90’s, end to end service provisioning became popular, wherein connection requests were raised at one end, post which a full automated path delivered network elements via a Network Management System (NMS) or an equivalent platform to provide the path. No manual intervention was required. But for network engineers, it was a cumbersome task. Each site had…

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What are the Major Obstacles Facing the IoT?

The Internet of Things isn’t simply a matter of technological advancement — it’s also a statement of intent about what technology means (and can mean) to humanity. It heralds a world of grand background connectivity, with algorithms buzzing all around us to improve our lives in countless ways: saving our time, extending our reach, and…

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Link Load Balancing: ScaleAOn Dynamic Path Selection

Traditionally, applications remained in-house at fixed locations protected with a well defined perimeter. To enhance user experience (customer, employees and remote workforce), enterprises used WAN optimization techniques, for example techniques like TCP optimization, compression and caching. This worked well with relatively small capacity WAN links. All these techniques worked in favour of ICT, as the…

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Digital App-etizers: Networks in the crosshair, but enterprises want more

Applications – the appetizers – are making the world go hungry for more digital. Remember the famous line from Pepsi’s advertisement in the 90’s – Yeh Dil Mange More! However, as applications surge, it’s becoming harder and harder for enterprise networks to be able to digest and degust so many appetizers. Consumers (netizens) are obsessed with it, and enterprises…

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Network Segmentation: Best practices to secure the portal

In the marvellous world of digital, enterprises are in a constant hunt for all the infinity stones – The Internet, The Cloud, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Internet of Things and Software Defined Networks – to become invincible – Agile, Flexible, Fast and Software-Defined – and seek success in the race to digital. Although the analogy may sound cinematic, for…

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Top Benefits of a Hybrid Cloud for SMBs

AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform continue to compete for the title of the best public cloud provider. 2019 figures from Rightscale (reported in ZDNet’s annual report) have Amazon’s AWS as the clear market leader on 61% market share but Google Cloud Platform, currently in third spot, have more businesses currently experimenting with the…

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Managing networks in today’s dynamic IT ecosystem

In 2019, Network management and monitoring (both on-premises and cloud-based) are among the top priorities of IT teams, followed by analytics. The demand for network flexibility, scalability and bandwidth have already wiped out legacy network infrastructure. Like a domino effect of the surge of cloud, new technologies, and the constantly rising customer’s expectations, enterprises are…