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    Preservation and perseverance

    Dec 14, 2009 NME asks some experts to round up the main security developments over the year, to find out what is yet to be done in this region and what dangers and developments we can expect from IT security in 2010


    Clear skies

    Dec 12, 2009 With a small IT team aviation company ARABASCO still has to deliver smooth and consistent IT services for end-users including pilots and passengers. Challenges standing in the way of this included bandwidth management and a colossal amount of spam the network was being hit with. Julian Pletts finds out from IT manager Jaweed Patel how these issues were solved


    Juniper blooms

    Dec 08, 2009 In another step that will see it stand toe-to-toe with long-time market jousting foe Cisco, Juniper Networks has hatched a series of developments to its networking range and overall corporate strategy. Julian Pletts talks to the vendor’s EMEA boss, Gert-Jan Schenk, to find out what they mean for enterprises in this region.


    Password purveyor

    Dec 02, 2009 Are log-in codes strong enough to prevent unwanted network intruders?


    IBM buys database security company

    Dec 01, 2009 Database security and monitoring specialist, Guardium is the latest company to be acquired by IBM as part of its business analytics strategy.


    Throwing away the key

    Nov 24, 2009 Wayne Hull, general manager for Cisco UAE takes a look back at the security issues that have shaped the IT landscape this year


    Ciena pips NSN to Nortel Ethernet assets

    Nov 24, 2009 Nokia Siemens Networks loses another fight for Nortel assets as Ciena ties down its Optical and Carrier Ethernet Assets for US$769m


    Cyberoam launches DLP solution

    Nov 18, 2009 Unified threat management vendor has added data leakage prevention to its security credentials with a new end point data protection suite


    Extreme boosts Ethernet switching range

    Nov 18, 2009 New addition to BlackDiamond series increases network longevity and helps lower the carrier’s total cost of ownership


    HP buys 3Com for US$2.7 billion

    Nov 12, 2009 Buy-out of networking vendor 3Com will fill gaps in HP’s core data centre switching range