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Inaugaural Nextwork conference announced

March 1, 2011

Wired and The Economist have announced the inaugural NEXTWORK, a one-day, conference created to discuss the promise and peril of the network’s future.

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Inside the GNOC command centre

March 1, 2011

It is no surprise that AT&T’s Global Network Operations Center or GNOC for short, is a technological masterpiece. It is located in a corridor of communities in the north central part of this state that over the past 50 years has housed some…

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Hatch, AT&T sign three-year global agreement

February 23, 2011

Hatch Ltd., a project-delivery organization for the mining, metallurgical, energy and infrastructure industries, has selected AT&T to handle its communications requirements with the signing of a three-year global agreement.  

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Latest industry trends, solutions to be discussed at upcoming iTech Summit

February 16, 2011

After years of tight budgets and cost-cutting measures, the IT industry is back on track, with worldwide spending expected to reach nearly $3.5 trillion this year alone. And there’s even more growth ahead, say industry watchdogs, who predict a…

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Worldwide IT spending outperformed expectations in 2010: IDC

February 9, 2011

Global spending on information technology (IT) surged to its fastest rate of growth since 2007 last year, driven by pent-up demand for hardware upgrades and infrastructure investment after the financial crisis and global recession of 2009.

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IP invasion

January 1, 2011

More applications and devices are running over fixed and mobile networks, from Internet-based video to HD-capable smartphones. In addition, more content is becoming cloud-based. That means network performance is more important than ever before,…

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Study reveals 75% of companies will use enterprise-class cloud services within five years

November 29, 2010

Three-fourths of companies either currently employ enterprise-grade cloud computing solutions or plan to implement enterprise-grade cloud over the next five years, according to a new study commissioned by Savvis, Inc., an organization that…

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MXI Security revamps corporate and product branding

November 9, 2010

Montreal-based MXI Security, a provider of secure portable offerings has announced the launch of the first phase of its strategic rebranding initiative.

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Check Point says new offering will simplify public and private cloud security

September 1, 2010

Calgary based Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. has released the new Security Gateway Virtual Edition (VE) with VMsafe integration that the firm says secures the cloud with on advanced firewall and protects dynamic virtual environments…

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AirMagnet launches resource centre for WLAN security professionals

July 21, 2010

AirMagnet, a division of Fluke Networks, has launched the AirWISE Community, an online resource centre, which …