White Papers by Topic: Networking

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Tackling the Top Five Network Access Control Challenges

In this document we explore five common networking challenges that enterprises face-network protection, guest user access, network visibility and monitoring, application access control, and identity-based Quality of Service (QoS)-and discuss how UAC can be used to address each.

Opportunities and Challenges with the Convergence of Data Center Networks

Legacy architectures constrain today's data centers as they attempt to cope with the exponential increase in applications, servers, storage, and network traffic. By rethinking the network from the ground up, Juniper Networks provides customers with a long-term, future proof strategy to develop a single, converged data center fabric with the flexibility and performance to scale to super data centers.

Network Operating System Evolution

This paper discusses the requirements and challenges inherent in the design of a carrier-class network operating system (OS). Key facets of Juniper Networks® JUNOS® Software, Juniper's network operating system, are used to illustrate the evolution of OS design and underscore the relationship between functionality and architectural decisions.

How Operating Systems Create Network Efficiency

Lake Partners Strategy Consultants conducted research to understand the efficiencies created by different operating systems. Research included investigation of Juniper Network's operating system (JUNOS software). Lake Partners' found that in specific network areas JUNOS software creates significant and meaningful operational efficiencies. Specifically, those who perceive the most impact from JUNOS software save a total of 25% of time on common network operations tasks compared to competitive operating systems.

Network-Based Firewall: Extending the Firewall into the Cloud

Network-based firewall services are gaining momentum because they offer advantages related to scalability, availability, extensibility, accessibility, maintainability and cost. But they also have to meet the corporate risk profile. Nemertes Research explains how organizations can determine if cloud-based firewall service is for them, and, if so, how to choose the best provider.

Right-Sizing Your Power Infrastructure

Now more than ever, businesses need a power infrastructure that’s right sized to their precise energy requirements. This white paper discusses the ways in which new technologies are impacting power demand patterns, explores the consequences of having too much power capacity or too little and then provides concrete advice on strategies for right sizing your power systems.

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Applying Remote Support Technology for Maximum Impact

This ServiceXRG white paper explores 5 strategic applications of remote support that yield maximum benefit and how to measure their business impact.

People + Processes + Technology: Creating a Winning Formula for Customer Support

This new SupportIndustry.com white paper explores the critical relationships between people, processes and technology and provides best practices for delivering superior service and support.

Measuring the Business Impact of Support

This ServiceXRG White Paper explores the importance of quantifying the impact of support on your business.

Effectively Integrating Wireline and Wireless Services for Seamless Communication

Fixed-mobile convergence trends, opportunities and challenges.

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