How the IoT helps you make money, save money and stay out of jail

This post originally appeared in Network World on September 18, 2018. The joke goes like this: "There are only three reasons to complete an …

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Interconnection Is at the Center of Ecosystem Growth

The digital economy was just becoming a thing when business strategist James Moore wrote an article for the Harvard Business Review that seems …

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An Internet for Everyone? Not Yet

A version of this post originally appeared in Network World. It's in our phones, TVs, toasters, cars, watches, toothbrushes - even in the soles of …

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It happened “long ago,” but does Star Wars preview future tech?

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How to Stop Data Lakes From Getting Swamped

A "data lake" sure sounds inviting. Cool flows of structured and unstructured data, all streaming into a vast repository, where companies are free…

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How NFV and Interconnection Can Help You Think Outside the “Box”

This post originally appeared in Network World on 04/03/18. Networking used to be all about specialized "boxes," but that era is fading fast. By…

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Software-Defined Everything

This article originally appeared in Network World on March 14, 2018. Digital transformation is ushering in what the organizers of this year's …

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Submarine Cable Boom Fueled by New Tech, Soaring Demand

This article originally appeared in Network World on March 6, 2018 It's been 160 years since the world's first submarine cable linked a remote …

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5G, IoT and Robots Brought Winter Games Into the Future

The world just put itself on display at the Olympics, and not only the sporting world. This year's winter games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, …

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The Future of AI, IoT, VR/AR is Coming Faster Than Ever. Why?

 This article originally appeared in Network World on January 25, 2018. The science behind a lot of today's hottest technology is actually pretty …

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