Author: Tina Plant, Marketing Manager

Plant is a Minnesota high tech marketing veteran, telling the story of emerging technologies from graphic accelerator cards and high resolution monitors to hierarchical data storage, digital satellite communications, nanofiber filtration, stormwater management, hydrogen fuel cells, and her favorite - the continuing evolution of wide area networking.

Internet Outages In Schools Give Districts a Failing Grade

schools get failing connectivity grade

Internet outages do more than inconvenience school districts. For many, they disrupt class curriculum, halt testing, disrupt parent communications and make homework inaccessible. With so much learning moving online, schools can’t afford to lose connectivity.

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Interop News: Experts at Interop Talk About the Role of the CIO, Shadow IT & The Future of the Cloud

interop news

Here are three Interop news articles from the October, 2014 event. “The New CIO: C Stands For Change” via InformationWeek, “IT pros should pay attention to ‘shadow IT,’ Interop NY keynoters urge” via ITworld, and “Interop News: The Future Of Cloud Computing” via InformationWeek.

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WAN Virtualization Benefits for VDI Webinar

WAN virtualization for VDI and VMware

Ecessa Field Application Engineer John Addington explores the importance and benefits of WAN Virtualization, specifically in a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) environment in this recorded webinar.

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Oops, They Did it Again: Cut Fiber Optic Cable Causes Communication Outage

damaged fiber optic cable

On September 15, a contractor in the heart of Missouri damaged a fiber optic cable that left 100,000 residents and businesses without phone or data services. Companies depend on the Internet for daily operations. When the Internet isn’t accessible, neither are cloud-based, mission critical business applications. See how to prepare for inevitable communication outages.

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