IT - Networks
Wireshark 3.0 Released As World's Most Popular Network Protocol Analyze
Softpedia News, March 4th, 2019
"The Wireshark Foundation released a new major version of their widely-used network protocol analyzer software, Wireshark 3.0, for GNU/Linux, macOS, and Windows platforms.

As its version number suggests, Wireshark 3.0 is a massive update to the world's most popular network protocol analyzer designed for network troubleshooting and analysis, software and communications protocol development, as well as education purposes, which introduces numerous new features and improvements..."

The Switch To 400 GbE May Be Closer Than You Think
SearchNetworking, March 5th, 2019
"Several dynamics are driving the need for 400 GbE infrastructures, including the increase in server density, private cloud applications and network edge data...

Large hyperscale cloud providers initially championed 400 Gigabit Ethernet because of their endless thirst for networking bandwidth. Like so many other technologies that start at the highest end with the most demanding customers, the technology will eventually find its way into regular enterprise data centers..."

A Practical Approach To IBN And Improved IT Automation
Network Computing, March 5th, 2019
"As the ability to reason about network behavior goes mainstream, choose use cases wisely and avoid product hype to ensure project success...

Intent-based networking (IBN) is one of the most interesting and significant trends in networking in recent years. But, like many disruptive technologies, it's still suffering through an initial adoption phase of being poorly-defined, over-hyped, and co-opted by too many disparate networking vendors. The challenge for savvy IT leaders is to focus on realistic capabilities that are now starting to accelerate IT processes and provide greater insights into network behavior..."

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