Model-Driven Telemetry for Enhanced Network Monitoring

Network monitoring has existed since the inception of the Internet. SNMP, a protocol that works by connecting to a device at periodic intervals to pull, or ‘fetch’ information, has long been the conventional method of gathering network data. Getting data from the command-line is a similar method that – like SNMP – becomes less efficient as a [...]

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IRIS Network Systems Announces Reseller Partnership with Moogsoft

Reseller agreement will expand Moogsoft AIOps technology for enterprises in Africa CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA – 29 May, 2018 –IRIS Network Systems, helping providers and enterprises make sense of their network data, today announced a reseller agreement with Moogsoft, a leader in artificial intelligence for IT operations, to expand adoption of Moogsoft’s AIOps technology [...]

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The Rise of CDNs and the Fall of Transit Networks

  Global trends in network usage strongly suggest that ICPs (Internet Content Providers, like Google, Netflix and Facebook) are set to become the new ‘super power’ of the Internet. Regular Internet users like you and I are voracious consumers of content. News, sport, entertainment and social media – we want to access it all, everywhere, [...]

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Big Data Management – Food for Thought…

  The technology marketplace has recently seen an influx of cloud storage solutions. This is no surprise, considering the sheer volume of data that we generate and disseminate every day. The simplicity with which these solutions are branded, however, belies the complexity of big data management; it’s very tempting to believe that any level of [...]

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Do you Know what your Connected Devices are Doing?

  There’ve been many exciting developments in the Internet of Things (IoT). 40% of South Africans now use at least one smart device, with smartphones being the device of choice. We use them every day to keep an eye on traffic and what the weather is doing, stay abreast of current affairs and manage appointments [...]

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[SLIDESHARE] Network architecture considerations in light of IPv6

Last year, we published an article about the shift from IPv4 to IPv6 and what it means for enterprise network architecture. Even though it’s been a slow process (the worldwide deployment of IPv6 was only at 10% in January 2016), the advent of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the always-accelerating spread of broadband [...]

By |July 27th, 2016|Categories: Network Architecture|Comments Off on [SLIDESHARE] Network architecture considerations in light of IPv6

[SLIDESHARE] How an effective Network Management System benefits your business

Maintaining a healthy and effective network is part and parcel of doing business today. With so much of the business world going digital, the way you manage your technology assets directly correlates with real, tangible Return on Investment (ROI). But, while a growing number of businesses have shifted many or most of their business processes [...]

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