Top 5 Enterprise Networking Trends for 2018

Cisco redefined networking with the world’s first intent-based networking system. And Intent-based networking is the future of networking – fundamentally changing how we think about networks and empowering IT to deal with disruptions caused by cloud and IoT. What are…
Finding the Sweet Spot–Firepower 2100

Firepower 2100 –The Architectural “Need to Know” Why the new Firepower 2100 is not at all like the Firepower 4100 and not like a ASA5516-X either? Legacy Firewalling–ASA5512-X to ASA5555-X This ASA platform is probably the most used today. The…
The Most Common NGFW Deployment Scenarios

Requiring advanced defenses for advanced attacks? Considering a next-generation firewall? The latest features will facilitate design and architecture changes in your data center environment. In the following part we shared the reviews written by Dave Shackleford (Principal Consultant-Voodoo Security) from…
With SDN It can Help You Unify…

With SDN It can Help You Unify Wired and Wireless Campus Networks It’s not easy to manage the campus networks, especially with the continuing need to unify Wi-Fi and Ethernet networks. But now the SDN’s centralized approach can improve security…
UTM vs. NGFW

Now we enter the next-generation firewall. In the last article we share the NGFW’s role in today’s enterprises. We also pointed out that NGFWs are not UTMs. Yes, NGFWs are not UTMs even though it can often be difficult to…
What the 10 Biggest Cisco Events of 2016

The year of 2016 is significant for the Networking Giant “Cisco”. What events and transformations do you think are top Cisco stories of 2016? Here Mark Haranas (associate editor, covers the networking and telecom markets for CRN.com.) listed the top…
Find Your Cisco’s Next-Generation Firewalls

Cisco is developing its Next-Generation Firewalls, which can give you unprecedented threat defense. These Next-Generation Firewalls can help all kinds of organizations and businesses to build safer networks. A next-generation firewall must include: Standard firewall capabilities like stateful inspection Integrated…
Cisco ASA 5585-X Comparison

Nowadays, Cisco ASA 5585-X Series plays a vital role in the Data Center that is more important to the enterprise than ever before. To the need for high performance and scalable network security today, ASA 5580 was introduced to meet…
12 Big Proposals for SDN IT Buyers

SDN is a hot topic in the Cisco Partner Summit this year. Chairman and CEO John Chambers also said that Cisco waited too long to address the software-defined networking trend now sweeping the industry at the Cisco Live conference at the…

Cisco Advances Mobility Strategy With new Enterprise ‘Smart Solutions,’ Building on Service Provider Offerings and Enabling ‘Your Way’ Experiences Cisco on Wednesday announced findings from the Cisco IBSG Horizons Study of 600 U.S. IT and business leaders that shows IT…