The IT World Has Changed. Businesspeople Need to Keep Up.

By Jim Poole Continuing from an earlier blog post (Application-Aware Networks, or Network Aware Applications?) covering the CEWC 2011 debate on the …

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Stop Talking About Ethernet!

  By Jim Poole This year's Carrier Ethernet World Congress looked at ways to keep driving the growth of Ethernet service from several …

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How to Test a Network for User Experience

By Jim Poole Speaking at the recent Carrier Ethernet World Conference 2011 in Amsterdam, Olaf Herr from JDSU made a good point: "There's not a lot of…

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Mobile Networks Need Neutral Data Centers

By Jim Poole Mobile networks have a problem and opportunity rolled into one. On the one hand they are well positioned to profit from the explosive…

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Application-Aware Networks, or Network-Aware Applications?

By Jim Poole One of the highlights from day one (11th Oct) of Carrier Ethernet World Congress 2011 in Amsterdam was a panel discussion involving …

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Carrier Ethernet World Congress 2011 – Kick Off

By Jim Poole CEWC 2011 kicked off in Amsterdam with introductions from Infonetics' Principal Analyst Michael Howard, and the MEF's Nan Chen - on the …

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A Case for Carrier Ethernet Services

By Robert Huey It seems a bit silly to advocate for one interconnection technology over any other, but with this post I will make a case for Carrier …

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What AWS Partnership Means to Equinix’s Customers

By Chris Sharp On August 4, 2011, Equinix announced the availability of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect in Equinix International Business …

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Building a Better Cloud: What CIOs Need to Know About Multibillion Investments in Cloud Infrastructure

By Lane Patterson I wanted to hit the blogosphere to expand on the excellent article by Dan Woods at Forbes (Why You Need a Cloud Hubbing Strategy) …

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Transforming Your Costly Data Center Infrastructure Into a Revenue Center (part 3)

By Jim Poole (Part 3 in a 3-part series) In part 1 and part 2, we looked at how service providers and enterprises can transform their…

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