Author: Alexander La rosa

VXLAN network

Cloud & Virtualization Community Network

VXLANs: Applying Virtualization to Networks.

April 11, 2019

VXLAN Network: a network between virtual machines, wherever they are The development of VXLAN technology or extensible virtual networks is usually associated with the implementation of service provider company platforms. However, the fundamental idea around VXLAN is applicable to any platform and arises to …





dark fiber

Community Comunidad Redes Tecnología

Let’s talk about dark fiber

February 21, 2019

Dark fiber: concept, pros, cons, challenges and monitoring There is a very interesting alternative in the market in terms of communications services; we refer to the possibility of leasing or buying dark fiber segments. Since the 90s of the last century, many companies have …


hyperconvergence

Community Comunidad Servers Servidores Tech Tecnología

Hyperconvergence and Monitoring

February 15, 2019

Hyperconvergence and its challenges for monitoring Hyperconvergence, hyperconvergent platforms, hyperconvergent modules, are relatively new terms in the world of data centers. In addition, each technology that emerges or evolves and succeeds in penetrating the market represents new challenges for monitoring platforms. Thus, hyperconvergence is …


Deep Packet Inspection

Community Comunidad Network Redes

Deep Packet Inspection: What’s next?

February 7, 2019

Deep Packet Inspection: is this the Future of Analysers? Since all technology traffic analysers have evolved, and in order to answer the question of what the next step in this evolution is many experts suggest that the deep packet inspection is the point to …




Network blind spots featured

Network Redes Tech Tecnología

Network Blind Spots: Total Visibility or Not

January 3, 2019

Network blind spots: visibility, monitoring and security issues Network blind spots study is framed within a field controlled by three well interconnected elements: monitoring, security and visibility. Here are the two main principles that rule over this universe and are relevant to the topic …





wireless monitoring

Community Comunidad Network Redes

About wireless monitoring

December 4, 2018

Wireless Monitoring: Relevance and Tools The concept “Wireless Monitoring” is quite broad. In fact, it covers all wirelessly instrumented communications platforms and the monitoring we can do on them. We are talking about everything from the short-range signal of a Bluetooth device to sensors …




cover network TAP

Network Servidores Tech Tecnología

Network Traffic Capture with Network TAPs

October 31, 2018

Network TAP: three situations in which they are necessary Network TAP (Terminal Access Point or Test Access Point) is the most common hardware device used for network traffic capture purpose. A Network TAP is basically a hardware designed to access the traffic between two …


Community Network Redes Tech Tecnología

DNS Monitoring: A Necessary Task.

October 24, 2018

DNS Monitoring: Reasons and elements to be included When we think of DNS (Domain Name System), there are two thoughts that we all assume to be true and that become natural justifications for the development of a DNS Monitoring scheme: If the DNS system …



Features

LPWAN as a communication base for IoT

September 20, 2018

What is LPWAN? An introduction to the IoT communications protocol LPWAN (Low Power Wide Area Network), also known as LPWA or LPN, is a wireless data transport protocol that is now understood as one of the basic protocols for the implementation of IoT. In …



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Community Network Tech

How SDN change our vision on networks?

June 28, 2018

SDN: Challenges for Network Administrator’s and Monitoring Last December, Acumen Research and Consulting, a global provider of market research, published a report titled “Software Defined Network (SDN) Market” where they estimated a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 47% for SDN in the period …


IT asset management

Community Tech

IT Asset Management: Challenges for an implementation

June 14, 2018

IT Asset Management: Concept, benefits and implementation challenges Most of the companies that develop monitoring systems include within their proposals products associated with IT Asset Management (ITAM) processes. This is sensible if we consider that the processes of collection, maintenance and presentation of the …


observability

Community Comunidad Tech Tecnología

Observability and Monitoring, same thing?

May 24, 2018

Observability: a systems’ attribute and its possible influence in Monitoring We have been listening to the term Observability for a while now, always associated with Monitoring and even though the term changes meaning depending on the article we are reading or the conference we …