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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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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Transforming Your Costly Data Center Infrastructure Into a Revenue Center (part 2)

By Jim Poole (Part 2 of a 3-part series) In Part 1, we looked at the industry and market trends that have made it possible and …

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Transforming Your Costly Data Center Infrastructure into a Revenue Center (part 1)

By Jim Poole (Part 1 in a 3-part series) Data centers are typically viewed solely as facilities to house and protect servers. …

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