NetworksITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comCisco Connect returns to UAETech forum to be held in Dubai in mid-February; Internet of Everything to feature prominently<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:15:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601717-cisco-connect-returns-to-uaeCompany profile: FortinetHow Fortinet became a top dog in the security business<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:27:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601692-company-profile-fortinetChina’s Great Firewall blamed for random traffic peaksWebsites, servers across Internet taken down by alleged ‘bug’ introduced to censorship net<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:30:12 +0400http://www.itp.net/601758-chinas-great-firewall-blamed-for-random-traffic-peaksDown the rabbit holeThe industry is touting new software-defined concepts that go beyond pure-play networking. But how far down does the software-defined rabbit hole go? <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:58:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601690-down-the-rabbit-holeThrough the looking glassWe round up the top predictions from networking industry experts, delving into what to expect in 2015 and beyond.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:53:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601672-through-the-looking-glassTotal revampEmirates Palace revamps its entire wired network infrastructure, deploying a new backbone and hundreds of edge switches from Juniper Networks.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:47:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601670-total-revampCisco's top tech trends for 2015This year will be the tipping point for the Internet of Everything<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:59:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601665-ciscos-top-tech-trends-for-2015Etisalat moves networks to the cloudOperator deploys Alcatel-Lucent virtualised radio network controller in UAE, Sri Lanka<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:32:37 +0400http://www.itp.net/601656-etisalat-moves-networks-to-the-cloudRTA honours du for connecting Dubai Tram with WiFidu supplies wireless broadband to Dubai tram and 11 stations<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 19 Jan 2015 14:22:58 +0400http://www.itp.net/601644-rta-honours-du-for-connecting-dubai-tram-with-wifiRiverbed expands SteelHead appliances range CX 70 series specifically designed for hybrid infrastructure<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:20:49 +0400http://www.itp.net/601593-riverbed-expands-steelhead-appliances-rangeCisco, Logicom launch Meraki products in Middle EastAccess points, switches and appliances, managed via the cloud, to be available soon<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:57:38 +0400http://www.itp.net/601586-cisco-logicom-launch-meraki-products-in-middle-eastWireless 'top' networking priority in 2015Allied Telesis predicts wireless will be more important than ever this year<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 11 Jan 2015 15:21:42 +0400http://www.itp.net/601540-wireless-top-networking-priority-in-2015Optimal performance for unified communicationsUnified communications are becoming the backbone of many businesses, but ensuring the right degree of systems availability and quality requires in depth understanding<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 11 Jan 2015 14:35:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601066-optimal-performance-for-unified-communicationsMaking sense of the data centreDCIM solutions are increasing in uptake as organisations look to improve visibility in expanding data centres and to enhance controls and performance of their compute infrastructure<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 08 Jan 2015 19:09:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601076-making-sense-of-the-data-centreWho is attacking your network?There is growing awareness of the security risk of insider threats, but there is no one type of insider. Tom Cross of Lancope looks at the faces and motivations behind insider threats<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 08 Jan 2015 19:03:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601056-who-is-attacking-your-networkFlash-based storage array market 'exploding'IDC report says flash-based arrays will have 'undeniable' effect on data centres<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 08 Jan 2015 17:30:11 +0400http://www.itp.net/601530-flash-based-storage-array-market-explodingFortiGate-VM available on AWS through pay-as-you-go schemeVendor accepts hourly or annual billing for its virtual data centre firewall<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:28:31 +0400http://www.itp.net/601528-fortigate-vm-available-on-aws-through-pay-as-you-go-schemeDu successfully completes internal NFV testOperator plans to deploy NFV on its 4G LTE network, allowing it to offer more services<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 04 Jan 2015 16:50:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601468-du-successfully-completes-internal-nfv-testStudy: Middle East tops EMEA mobility-readiness indexBut businesses still struggle with deploying new network services, says Avaya-commissioned research<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 04 Jan 2015 12:11:26 +0400http://www.itp.net/601462-study-middle-east-tops-emea-mobility-readiness-indexCompany profile: Norden CommunicationNorden Communication and its plans for expansion<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 30 Dec 2014 16:28:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601298-company-profile-norden-communicationLose frustration, not controlIf you recognise your organisation in any, or all, of these symptoms, you should see this as a cry for help<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:41:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601292-lose-frustration-not-controlDu claims region-first in NFV testDubai telco completes testing phase, eyes rollout of emerging network function virtualisation<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 29 Dec 2014 10:24:15 +0400http://www.itp.net/601434-du-claims-region-first-in-nfv-testInternet of Everything: Cisco explainsAs IoT/IoE runs rampant, EVP, Wim Elfrink, sits down with ITP.net to demystify the next-gen concept<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 28 Dec 2014 12:09:46 +0400http://www.itp.net/601428-internet-of-everything-cisco-explainsSecuring the hospital networkIt is now on the region’s healthcare providers to not only ensure their networks are secure, but also to show patients just how safe their data is.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 23 Dec 2014 16:20:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601297-securing-the-hospital-networkAdopting branch-converged ITMiddle East organisations have begun expanding their global footprints and are now establishing their presence overseas<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 23 Dec 2014 15:36:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601291-adopting-branch-converged-it