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Network Outages Described via 1980s Songs

by Andrew Lerner  |  September 6, 2016

Network outages have been in the news quite a bit lately, including Delta and Southwest (to the tune of $54 million) and last year it was NYSE, United and the...

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Network Management Tools in 2016

by Andrew Lerner  |  June 7, 2016

Network management comes up in a ton of my client interactions, so I recently caught up with Gartner colleague Sanjit Ganguli, who covers the network management space directly. He answered several questions which...

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Is Brite-Box Switching Rite for Everyone?

by Andrew Lerner  |  February 24, 2015

There's been a lot of activity in the network space around branded white-box ("brite-box") switching lately. We're getting an increasing number of questions from clients about it, so we just published...

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NPB from your Network Vendor?

by Andrew Lerner  |  August 11, 2014

Network packet brokers (NPB) are a network and security practitioner's best friend. Within Gartner, NPB's are covered by Vivek Bhalla and Jonah Kowall, but they come up in my client...

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