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Predicting the Death of the CLI

by Andrew Lerner  |  November 22, 2016

Every year around December, we publish Enterprise Networking predictions. This year, we have five predictions including: By 2020, only 30% of network operations teams will use the command line interface...

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Can you operationalize Docker containers?

by Joerg Fritsch  |  July 14, 2016

As DevOps matures enterprises have a need to put critical applications running on Docker Containers into production. Security folks currently have a hard time to decide if their Docker use...

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Return of the Load Balancers

by Andrew Lerner  |  July 5, 2016

Back in 2009, we declared that Load Balancers were dead. However, a few years back we noticed a resurgence in lightweight/basic load balancers – in essence load-balancers were cool again.  This was...

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ITOSS Conference

by Andrew Lerner  |  April 26, 2016

In just a few weeks, we will be hosting our IT Operations Strategies and Solutions Summit (aka ITOSS Conference) on May 10th in National Harbor, MD. This conference is aimed at...

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Updating Requirements Market Guide

by Tom Murphy  |  March 23, 2016

I have started the update to the Market Guide for Requirements Definition and Management.  The goal is to publish by the end of April as I will hopefully start a...

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Happy Birthday Brite-Box

by Andrew Lerner  |  January 12, 2016

It’s been 2 years since Dell announced integration with Cumulus to support running Cumulus’ network switching OS on their (Dell) hardware. We first published on the concept of disaggregated switching back...

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Enterprise Networking Predictions

by Andrew Lerner  |  December 2, 2015

Every year around December, we publish Enterprise Networking predictions. This year, we have five predictions that cut across multiple networking topics including: SD-WAN Two predictions regarding Data Center Networking; a)...

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Bi-Modal Networking

by Andrew Lerner  |  October 27, 2015

Within Gartner, there’s a lot of talk about Bi-Modal IT. Bi-Modal IT was borne out of a business need to increase IT agility and innovation, while simultaneously meeting performance and...

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Cloud Networking

by Andrew Lerner  |  August 18, 2015

It’s no secret that traditional network infrastructures are less agile than other data center infrastructure, particularly compute. We've lived with this for awhile, but as mainstream enterprise are getting more serous...

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Gartner IT Operations Summit

by Andrew Lerner  |  June 2, 2015

Gartner’s IT Operations Strategies & Solutions Summit (say that 10 times fast) is coming up in just two weeks. I’ll be there, and wanted to recommend four specific sessions… Covering data...

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