What Is Network Agility and Why Does It Matter?

In a 2019 Top Trends Transforming Network Operations survey, 34% of networking pros identified improving network agility as their top business goal for the year. The stat isn’t surprising. “Network agility” is considered the future of networking, but the term itself has become a bit of a buzzword. Everyone’s talking about it, but no one can agree on its definition. So what does network agility actually mean? We surfed the web and analyzed what (almost) everyone has to say.

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Showcasing AIOps for SD-WAN and Cloud powered by Broadcom Silicon at ONUG Fall 2019

Broadcom is a proud sponsor of ONUG Fall 2019 in NYC. Join us as we showcase how to simplify SD-WAN and Hybrid Multi-Cloud deployments by combining AI and ML with rich granular data captured at the Broadcom chip level for one-of-a-kind AIOps analytics and automation. Our customers are experiencing challenges today with managing complex network architectures like SDN, SD-WAN and NFV to deliver an innovative, reliable, and responsive digital experience.


DNSSEC: What Is It and Why Is It Important?

The Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC or DNS Security Extensions) is a set of Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) specifications for securing certain kinds of information provided by the Domain Name System (DNS) as used on Internet Protocol (IP) networks. DNSSEC provides DNS resolvers origin authentication of DNS data, authenticated denial of existence and data integrity but not availability or confidentiality.


Auvik Use Case: Proactively Monitor and Manage Networks

It’s a story we often hear from our partners: A client calls and their network’s down, so our partner logs into Auvik, pinpoints the problem, and gets them back up in no time. Everyone’s happy. But your client shouldn’t have to make that first call. And if you’re using Auvik to its full potential, they likely won’t have to. Turning Auvik on when a client reports a major problem doesn’t make full use of Auvik’s power.

DX NetOps Monitoring Demo Across Old and New Network Technologies

DX NetOps uniquely delivers an easy but highly scalable application-centric approach to assuring the performance and availability of complex SDN architectures along with traditional network technologies, In a single operations dashboard, the solution converts performance, fault, flow and packet data into easy troubleshooting workflows while utilizing intelligent analytics for advanced network triage and automation.

Packet Errors, Packet Discards, and Packet Loss: What's the Difference?

It’s a question the Auvik support team receives often: “What’s the difference between packet errors, packet discards, and packet loss?” And if you’ve ever typed that sentence—or any other variation—into Google, you’ll know it’s a tricky answer to find. Until now. Before we break down the three packet terms, let’s first look at packets themselves.

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Achieve Faster Time To Value with New Cluster Management Console in DX APM

Today’s APM solutions often require a vast amount of time and effort to implement – especially for enterprise companies who are monitoring a large number of applications. As businesses are focused on digital transformation, traditional solutions have become a bottleneck by slowing down the on-boarding process, making it difficult to scale-out while creating a lot of administrative overhead.