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How Open Source is driving innovation in Network Management

Innovation is the commodity that drives the modern enterprise. In today’s global marketplace, organisations in any sector and every industry face unprecedented competition from all sides, and being able to deliver a unique and valuable service is key to differentiation. As such, technologies that empower organisations to innovate should be considered invaluable for both [...]

By |March 9th, 2016|Categories: Network Management System|Tags: , |Comments Off on How Open Source is driving innovation in Network Management

Fact versus Fiction: Is Open Source software less secure?

Open Source software has come a long way from being the underdog in a market dominated by proprietary platforms. With an ever-growing number of organisations coming to recognise the value open source provides, it’s not just gaining momentum as a serious competitor to proprietary software - in many respects it’s eclipsing it. The US [...]

By |March 2nd, 2016|Categories: Network Management System, Network Security|Tags: , |Comments Off on Fact versus Fiction: Is Open Source software less secure?

Is 2016 the year for open source technologies?

Open Source technologies have been enjoying their time in the spotlight over the past few years. In fact, if 2015 is anything to go by, it seems as if we’re stepping out into the dawn of an open source renaissance - and not just with respect to open source software, either. Early in 2015, Elon [...]

By |January 7th, 2016|Categories: Network Management System|Tags: |Comments Off on Is 2016 the year for open source technologies?

The future of Open Source Network Monitoring Software

Open source software has definitely broken into the mainstream in recent years, and it seems like 2016 is shaping up to be the year that open source finally hits critical mass. Virtually every company operating in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sphere today uses at least one item of open source network monitoring [...]

By |November 5th, 2015|Categories: Network Management System|Tags: |Comments Off on The future of Open Source Network Monitoring Software

The 2015 Future of Open Source Survey: Everything you need to know.

In years gone by, Open Source software was seen as a way to circumvent compulsory cheques being sent to the big players of the IT industry. Barring a few that have stumbled in the race to lead the market, the same tech-giants still rule the roost. The tide has, however, shifted drastically.  This year, the [...]

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