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World Economic Forum Telecom Industry study forecasts massive gains from digital transformation

The World Economic Forum Telecom Industry study findings are recorded in a white paper that records the predictions for the future of the Telecom Industry and the impact of digital transformation. The study was performed with Accenture, was released in January 2017 and contains interesting forecasts describing the importance of the [...]

2017-02-16T09:42:01+00:00 Feb 24th, 2017|Categories: Feature Stories|Tags: , , |Comments Off on World Economic Forum Telecom Industry study forecasts massive gains from digital transformation

Ericsson’s Cloud IoT Device Connection Platform (DCP)

Ericsson, the world-wide leader in the rapidly changing environment of communications technology, is focusing on Internet of Things (IoT) and working to provide products and services that cover this exciting new world of connected things. Ericsson's Cloud IoT Device Connection Platform (DCP) is it's core IoT product that is complemented with [...]

2017-02-16T07:16:20+00:00 Feb 23rd, 2017|Categories: Feature Stories, Products|Tags: , |Comments Off on Ericsson’s Cloud IoT Device Connection Platform (DCP)

IoT security is important – Unsecured IoT devices are used in DDoS Botnets

Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks on the DNS infrastructure are neither new nor rare. What is new, however, is the scale of the attacks, and the use of a network of compromised IoT devices as the source of the attack. IoT security is thus becoming a very important issue [...]

2017-02-14T11:32:10+00:00 Feb 22nd, 2017|Categories: Feature Stories|Tags: , |Comments Off on IoT security is important – Unsecured IoT devices are used in DDoS Botnets

Cisco Microsoft joint solution accelerates Hybrid Cloud Adoption with Integrated System for Microsoft Azure Stack

Cisco announced last week it is expanding its Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) Solutions portfolio by offering Microsoft Azure Stack on Cisco® UCS. Cisco Microsoft joint solution enables organizations to deliver Microsoft Azure services from their on-premises data center. Thus, they can modernize their applications in a highly flexible and [...]

2017-02-13T16:32:27+00:00 Feb 21st, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Products|Tags: |Comments Off on Cisco Microsoft joint solution accelerates Hybrid Cloud Adoption with Integrated System for Microsoft Azure Stack

Agriculture IoT – Robots meet indoor farming

The goal: to produce 30,000 heads of lettuce a day initially using LED lighting and hydroponic technologyIn a 47,300-square-foot facility near Kyoto, SPREAD, an agriculture IoT technology company, is creating a massive, automated, indoor "vertical farm"—and the special ingredient is the use of robots. The goal: to produce 30,000 heads [...]

2017-02-13T14:09:55+00:00 Feb 20th, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Use Cases|Tags: |Comments Off on Agriculture IoT – Robots meet indoor farming

PRTG Script World is a library of free scripts – Extend PRTG features with the community help

PRTG has released the PRTG Script World that is accessible through the PRTG web site. The PRTG Script World is a collection of free useful scripts, plugins and add-ons for PRTG. They are written by Paessler employees and dedicated PRTG users around the world. It is an on-line collection that [...]

2017-02-12T12:33:06+00:00 Feb 17th, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Products|Tags: |Comments Off on PRTG Script World is a library of free scripts – Extend PRTG features with the community help

Zenoss launches ZenPack SDK to Extend Hybrid IT Monitoring

Zenoss announced the launch of its ZenPack SDK, a new portal that enables anyone to create plugins that extend the capabilities of the Zenoss platform. The ZenPack SDK targets to add agility to it's platform and make it easy for users to extend monitoring quickly to any business-critical device, application [...]

2017-02-12T11:45:38+00:00 Feb 16th, 2017|Categories: Breaking News, Products|Tags: |Comments Off on Zenoss launches ZenPack SDK to Extend Hybrid IT Monitoring

4G LTE Cellular Networks – Performance Monitoring Complexity & What are the challenges affecting end-user’s experience?

Carrier Service Providers (CSPs) are facing challenges stemming from the increased 4G LTE Performance Monitoring complexity. To address these challenges, many CSPs, especially Tier-1 and Tier-2 ones, are partnering with innovative performance monitoring software vendors & integrators. The biggest challenge a CSP faces is how to improve real-time visibility of the operational status of [...]

2017-02-17T09:50:12+00:00 Feb 15th, 2017|Categories: Feature Stories, Use Cases|Tags: , |Comments Off on 4G LTE Cellular Networks – Performance Monitoring Complexity & What are the challenges affecting end-user’s experience?

Reminder: Nagios XI 5.4.0 Release is a must-upgrade

 Nagios XI 5.4.0 Release, released in January 2017 addresses security and vulnerabilities. For those of you using Nagios, it is strongly recommended that you check that this release has been installed, and if not you install it now. According to Nagios web site, this release of Nagios XI includes the [...]

2017-02-12T11:45:11+00:00 Feb 14th, 2017|Categories: Breaking News|Tags: |Comments Off on Reminder: Nagios XI 5.4.0 Release is a must-upgrade

MIB integration risks when using umbrella OSS without deploying the vendor’s own NMS

Most professionals working in the network design and NOC design of Carrier Service Providers (CSP) are frequently facing a dilemma. Should they implement a vendor's Element Manager (EMS) and integrate it to their OSS/NMS umbrella systems or should they directly manage the vendors devices from the umbrella OSS/NMS? Let's [...]

2017-02-10T15:04:10+00:00 Feb 13th, 2017|Categories: Feature Stories, NMS Essentials|Tags: |Comments Off on MIB integration risks when using umbrella OSS without deploying the vendor’s own NMS
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