Network & Internet

VMware vSphere vs Proxmox: Which is best for your business?
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virtualisation

VMware vSphere vs Proxmox: Which is best for your business?

Choosing a virtualisation tool can be tricky, so we've pitted two of the most popular head-to-head
15 Oct 2021
What is Ethernet? The standards, explained
Ethernet cables plugged into a router
Network & Internet

What is Ethernet? The standards, explained

We take a deep-dive into the backbone of modern networking
15 Oct 2021
HPE wins networking contract with Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games
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Network & Internet

HPE wins networking contract with Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

The company has been hired to supply edge technology with AI-driven security and management tools
15 Oct 2021
What is subnetting?
Close-up image of network fibre optic cables
Network & Internet

What is subnetting?

Partitioning a single network can help relieve network congestion and increase security
14 Oct 2021
NETGEAR offers VPN support for branch offices and remote workers
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wifi & hotspots

NETGEAR offers VPN support for branch offices and remote workers

Insight Business VPN is exclusive to NETGEAR’s Orbi Pro Series subscribers
14 Oct 2021
ONF and Deutsche Telekom debut fully disaggregated Open RAN
5G graphic
5G

ONF and Deutsche Telekom debut fully disaggregated Open RAN

SD-RAN 4G/5G outdoor trial live at Deutsche Telekom's Berlin site
12 Oct 2021
Ondas Holdings and Dynam.AI announce strategic partnership
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Ondas Holdings and Dynam.AI announce strategic partnership

The partnership will strengthen American Robotics’ analytics and RaaS offerings
11 Oct 2021
UKRI will educate tech sector to defend against cyber threats
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Policy & legislation

UKRI will educate tech sector to defend against cyber threats

Businesses will be able to benefit from a series of events, workshops, and hands-on experience organised by Digital Catapult
11 Oct 2021
What is an embedded system?
Abstract image of a glowing processor being inserted onto a black motherboard
Hardware

What is an embedded system?

We explain the key characteristics of an embedded system, their benefits and challenges
8 Oct 2021
How to become a cyber security expert
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Careers & training

How to become a cyber security expert

With cyber security professionals in high demand, we explore the steps people need to take to pursue a successful career in this industry
8 Oct 2021
What is HTTP error 503 and how do you fix it?
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web browser

What is HTTP error 503 and how do you fix it?

It may not always be obvious what's causing the issue, but there are steps you can take to get back online
7 Oct 2021
What is NetOps?
Network
Business strategy

What is NetOps?

How can businesses adopt this broad school of thought, and what is its relationship with DevOps?
6 Oct 2021
Google to invest $1 billion in Africa to fuel digital transformation
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Business strategy

Google to invest $1 billion in Africa to fuel digital transformation

The investment will be used to invest in startups and implement better connectivity through the Equiano subsea cable
6 Oct 2021
Google will auto-enrol 150 million users in 2FA by end of 2021
A woman using Google on laptop and smartphone
two-factor authentication (2FA)

Google will auto-enrol 150 million users in 2FA by end of 2021

An additional two million YouTube creators will also be required to switch it on the 2SV feature by the end of the year
6 Oct 2021
BT and Toshiba to launch quantum-secured network across London
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Network & Internet

BT and Toshiba to launch quantum-secured network across London

The two companies say this is the first commercially available network of its kind
5 Oct 2021
Facebook blames faulty configuration change for hours-long outage
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Network & Internet

Facebook blames faulty configuration change for hours-long outage

The update caused a "cascading effect" that brought all of the social network's services to a halt
5 Oct 2021
Ori Industries and VMware join forces to simplify edge deployment
The entrance sign at VMware's headquarters in Palo Alto
VMware

Ori Industries and VMware join forces to simplify edge deployment

Ori Global Edge on VMware Telco Cloud Platform simplifies edge computing deployments on hybrid, telco, and multi-cloud environments
4 Oct 2021
How to use Chromecast without Wi-Fi
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Mobile

How to use Chromecast without Wi-Fi

Google’s streaming stick is a great travelling companion, but how can you use Chromecast without Wi-Fi?
1 Oct 2021
What is a 502 bad gateway and how do you fix it?
502 Bad Gateway page that pops up when a website has a connection issue with its server
web hosting

What is a 502 bad gateway and how do you fix it?

We explain what this networking error means for users and website owners
1 Oct 2021
Google claims it is the most searched for term on Bing
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web browser

Google claims it is the most searched for term on Bing

The tech giant argues that its dominance is down to popularity rather than anti-competitive behaviour
1 Oct 2021
IT Pro News in Review: Free broadband, IR35 checks, minorities hit hardest by hackers
IT Pro News in Review: Free broadband, IR35 checks, minorities hit hardest by hackersvideo
broadband

IT Pro News in Review: Free broadband, IR35 checks, minorities hit hardest by hackers

Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week in just two minutes
1 Oct 2021
IT Pro 20/20: Using technology to create a better future
IT Pro 20/20: Using technology to create a better future
digital transformation

IT Pro 20/20: Using technology to create a better future

Issue 21 of IT Pro 20/20 looks at the newest innovations and projects shaping our interactions with the world around us
1 Oct 2021
What is virtualisation?
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VMware

What is virtualisation?

A guide to what virtual machines are and how they work
30 Sep 2021