Sunday, February 19, 2017

What’s in a Switch? Network Switches Explained

We often hear questions from customers about “What is a private switch?” and “How can it help my infrastructure?” I’d like to take a few minutes to cover the topic of network switches. This by no means covers all the options for switching solutions, but should serve as an entry point when planning your network infrastructure. What is a Dumb Switch? …

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Sometimes Vendor Supplied Tools Are Not Enough

You get a request to export a bunch of tables into a spreadsheet file. Sure there are ODBC connectors available for spreadsheets, but sometimes you don’t want to have to figure all that out. This is where the power and simplicty of scripting languages can really shine, especially those that treat data as lists. Sure the following code block seems …

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