Strategy and Innovation

Marvell revs up Ethernet to 400Gbps with new ‘Alaska’ chips – https://www.networkworld.com/article/3262047/lan-wan/marvell-revs-up-ethernet-to-400gbps-with-new-alaska-chips.html

Network Refresh or Design: Get a Second Opinion! – https://www.netcraftsmen.com/network-refresh-design-get-second-opinion/

Building the Modern WAN: 4 Tips – https://www.networkcomputing.com/networking/building-modern-wan-4-tips/569412834

Coding is for girls – https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/coding-is-for-girls/

 

Networking

What is IPv6, and why aren’t we there yet? – https://www.networkworld.com/article/3254575/lan-wan/what-is-ipv6-and-why-aren-t-we-there-yet.html

State of IPv6 Deployment 2017 – https://www.internetsociety.org/resources/doc/2017/state-of-ipv6-deployment-2017/

The Proof Behind These Tech Trends’ Pudding? Interconnection. – http://lightriver.com/proof-behind-tech-trends-pudding-interconnection/

Keeping transportation safe in tomorrow’s smart city means taking wireless security seriously – https://www.techrepublic.com/article/keeping-transportation-safe-in-tomorrows-smart-city-means-taking-wireless-security-seriously

 

Internet Security and Privacy

Fileless malware: An undetectable threat – https://www.techrepublic.com/article/fileless-malware-an-undetectable-threat/

Security Think Tank: Use layered security and patch management to defeat fileless malware – http://www.computerweekly.com/opinion/Security-Think-Tank-Use-layered-security-and-patch-management-to-defeat-fileless-malware

The Mirai botnet explained: How teen scammers and CCTV cameras almost brought down the internet – https://www.csoonline.com/article/3258748/security/the-mirai-botnet-explained-how-teen-scammers-and-cctv-cameras-almost-brought-down-the-internet.html

World’s Largest DDoS Attack: US Firm Suffers 1.7 Tbps of DDoS Attack – https://www.hackread.com/worlds-largest-ddos-attack-us-firm-suffers-1-7-tbps-of-ddos-attack/

Kill Switch Can Mitigate Massive DDoS Attacks Via Memcached Servers – https://www.hackread.com/kill-switch-can-mitigate-memcached-servers-ddos-attacks/

Tim Horton’s struck by POS attack; All issues now addressed, says supplier – https://www.itworldcanada.com/article/tim-hortons-struck-by-pos-attack-all-issues-now-addressed-says-supplier/402591

Third-party security vetting: Do it before you sign a contract – https://www.itworld.com/article/3260634/security/third-party-security-vetting-do-it-before-you-sign-a-contract.html

 

Policy and Regulation

Beware the GDPR vaporware – https://www.csoonline.com/article/3260210/compliance/beware-the-gdpr-vaporware.html

SEC’s new cybersecurity guidance falls short – https://www.csoonline.com/article/3260006/data-breach/secs-new-cybersecurity-guidance-falls-short.html

A Quick Guide to Data Protection Regulations in 2018 – https://www.elegantthemes.com/blog/resources/a-quick-guide-to-data-protection-regulations

Data privacy: What your employees don’t know but should – https://www.itworld.com/article/3261946/privacy/data-privacy-what-your-employees-dont-know-but-should.html

 

Open Source

Apache Spark 2.3 with Native Kubernetes Support – http://blog.kubernetes.io/2018/03/apache-spark-23-with-native-kubernetes.html

Changelog 16 – Smart Styles, Treble is trouble and Omfg Oreo – https://lineageos.org/Changelog-16/

Firefox 59 released, these are the key changes – https://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2018/03/firefox-59-changes-download

Open standards in processor innovation with RISC-V – https://opensource.com/article/18/3/risc-v-instruction-set-architecture

 

Data Centre and Storage

Bluebird Network adds 4,700 square feet of white space to underground data center – http://www.lightwaveonline.com/articles/2018/03/bluebird-network-adds-4-700-square-feet-of-white-space-to-underground-data-center.html

Startup ZincFive makes old battery technology new again – https://www.networkworld.com/article/3261104/data-center/startup-zincfive-makes-old-battery-technology-new-again.html

Intel’s new Optane 800P SSD brings super fast storage at a hefty price – https://www.techrepublic.com/article/intels-new-optane-800p-ssd-brings-super-fast-storage-at-a-hefty-price

 

Wireless

What is 802.11ax Wi-Fi, and what will it mean for 802.11ac – https://www.networkworld.com/article/3258807/lan-wan/what-is-802-11ax-wi-fi-and-what-will-it-mean-for-802-11ac.html

 

Cloud Computing

Zero-Day in the Cloud – Say It Ain’t So – https://blog.cloudsecurityalliance.org/2018/03/09/zero-day-cloud-say-aint/

5 Tips for Developing a Cloud Security Strategy – https://www.informationweek.com/strategic-cio/security-and-risk-strategy/5-tips-for-developing-a-cloud-security-strategy-/a/d-id/1331215

The intangibles of picking a public cloud – https://www.infoworld.com/article/3262131/public-cloud/the-intangibles-of-picking-a-public-cloud.html

Why a bare-metal cloud provider might be just what you need – https://www.networkworld.com/article/3261113/lan-wan/why-a-bare-metal-cloud-provider-might-be-just-what-you-need.html

 

Telecom and Service Provider

CityFibre calls for judicial review of UK advertising watchdog ‘fibre’ ruling – https://www.fibre-systems.com/news/cityfibre-calls-judicial-review-uk-advertising-watchdog-%E2%80%98fibre%E2%80%99-ruling

Eastern Light deploys Ciena GeoMesh in Northern Europe – https://www.fibre-systems.com/news/eastern-light-deploys-ciena-geomesh-northern-europe

GeoMesh Extreme: Release the Kraken! – http://www.ciena.com/insights/articles/GeoMesh-Extreme-Release-the-Kraken.html

Internet Hall of Fame Announces 2017 Inductees – https://www.internethalloffame.org/press/latest-news/internet-hall-fame-announces-2017-inductees

Streamlining the Transition from TDM to IP/MPLS Tech – https://telecomnewsroom.com/streamlining-transition-tdm-ipmpls-tech/

 

Servers and Workstations

The 10 Best Audio Editing Software Options for 2018 – https://www.elegantthemes.com/blog/resources/best-audio-editing-software

Linux Fu: Regular Expressions – https://hackaday.com/2018/03/09/linux-fu-regular-expressions/

What is NoSQL? NoSQL databases explained – https://www.infoworld.com/article/3240644/nosql/what-is-nosql-nosql-databases-explained.html

 

Resort and Hospitality

Three Ways Hospitality Can Measure Digital Signage ROI – https://hospitalitytech.com/three-ways-hospitality-can-measure-digital-signage-roi