Cisco Enterprise Executive Connection - Update 1: Multigigabit Wireless and the Campus LAN

Arraya Insights| February 12, 2015

While most companies are still considering moving to Gigabit Wireless (802.11ac Wave 1), multigigabit wireless is just around the corner.  802.11ac Wave 2 promises speeds up to 6.8 Gbps.  This speed is necessary to support the applications and user density that enterprises need today.  There’s just one problem with it: the switches and cables most […]

Microsoft Pulls Plug on Publicly-Available ANS

Arraya Insights| January 23, 2015

Heads up: The time has come to say goodbye to Advance Notification Service (ANS). Well, at least the public version of it anyway. Microsoft has announced plans to bring an end to the publically-available version of ANS and only make it available to select customers. ANS was conceived over a decade ago to play a […]

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Feds Set Sights on Increased Health IT Innovation

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We’ve covered a lot of ground in our series on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology’s “Federal Health IT Strategic Plan 2015-2020.” We’ve gone over the scope of the plan and four of its tops goals: expanding the adoption of health IT, advancing the […]

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New Releases From Cisco Ease Wide Area Network Complications

Arraya Insights| December 12, 2014

Rising user expectations. Concern over how applications perform. Rapidly advancing and changing security threats. The desire to balance operational simplicity with cost optimization. Sound familiar? They’re just a few of the headaches companies face with their branch office and wide area networks.   As organizations have expanded to cover more territory, these networks have become […]

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Cisco Unveils New App for Easier, Safer Remote Collaboration

Arraya Insights| November 26, 2014

It’s one of the most fundamental challenges facing IT teams right now: Providing a secure and efficient way for users to collaborate with each other, even as those same users become more mobile and less tied to one specific type of workstation. At the Collaboration Summit 2014, Cisco announced a new business application which would […]

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Making the Business Case for an Enterprise Mobility Management Suite

Arraya Insights| October 30, 2014

The dividing line between “work computer” and “personal computer” is getting harder and harder to spot. That’s because the ability to work anywhere, anytime is something that’s less of a novelty and more of an expectation these days. And not only do employees want to be able to access their work data from any location, […]

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End of Life Nears for Critical Microsoft Workload: How to Prepare

Arraya Insights| September 2, 2014

This summer hasn’t even ended yet but it’s not too early to start thinking about the next one considering that’s when Microsoft’s extended support for Windows Server 2003 runs out. Come July 14, 2015 all versions of Windows Server 2003 will officially reach their end-of-life. Once that date hits, the updates and security patches from […]

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