Advantages of MPLS Networks over Leased Lines

Brett Harney Managed Network Services, Network Performance

Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) is a cost-effective solution that enables you to consolidate all of your business applications onto a single private network.  I found a detailed summary on excITingIP.com of the factors that have enabled MPLS VPN Networks to become more favorable for organizations that want to inter-connect their various branches when compared to Point to Point Leased Lines: Traffic …

One Network Management Tool – Myth or Reality?

Brett Harney Network Performance

We’ve talked about it before: knowledge is power. Especially when it comes to your network.  With the advance of network monitoring tools available, and the added complexity of putting those tools to work for you and managing them effectively, many businesses are left feeling helpless in control of their networks, from voice over IP to data, cloud to physical infrastructure. You’ll see this theme continue in some advice from TechTarget in “Shattering the ‘single pane of glass’ myth of network management.