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Coming Soon: March Madness Bracket (with a Network Management Spin)

At Ipswitch, we’re not only celebrating one of the most exciting times of the year in sports, but also honoring the IT pros who will have to make sure their networks are ready to handle the increased traffic and bandwidth to support all that live video streaming.

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Tracking Down the Heat Miser with a Network Bandwidth Monitor

A facilities manager at a global real estate firm called recently. He was literally hot under the collar. Company headquarters on the U.S. West coast had been fitted two years earlier with a new HVAC system. It was designed to showcase the firm’s commitment to environmental efficiency. A month before we heard from him, temperatures at HQ started to unexpectedly spike up to the high 80s. And just as quickly subside. More than a few hot heads began to complain.

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Sysadmin CYA

Everything seemed rather normal. The web servers were humming along. Until the complaints started pouring in. About a problem they couldn’t see. And neither could he.

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Because Every Company Has a Fred (and intermittent application performance issues)

One evening not long ago, Fred took his laptop home and visited adult entertainment websites. Before logging off, his machine was quietly infected by malware. Fred came back to work the next morning and connected to the network.

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How a Casino Tipped Network Security Odds in Their Favor

TweetOur services team recently assisted a casino with their WhatsUp Gold install. The casino outsourced network management to a third-party consultant, whom we called to get the credentials for their core router. He told us he would “call us back”.   Three weeks passed. No return call from the consultant. Enter WhatsConfigured. A quick analysis […]

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A Lesson from the Government: Make IT Management Strategic

TweetIf you think that public sector organizations can’t be leaders when it comes to IT management, think again. At Ipswitch’s Network Management Division, we work with government IT teams at the federal, state and local levels every day, and get to see just how innovative they really are. It’s one of the public sector’s best-kept secrets. […]

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WEBINAR: What You Should Know About Licensing for Network Monitoring Solutions

TweetNetwork Monitoring systems are a must-have for organizations of all sizes. When evaluating solutions focus is often placed on comparing features and ease of use, but understanding the total cost of ownership is very important. The core licensing structure, whether it is device-based, port- or interface-based, or measurement-based, can have a big impact on license […]

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WEBINAR: WhatsUp Application Performance Monitor – Find early, Fix early!

TweetNow you can isolate issues and resolve network and application problems before users are even aware anything is wrong. The new, easy to-use WhatsUp Application Performance Monitor, lets you diagnose and fix complex application performance problems quickly from within a unified dashboard. Application Performance Monitor Highlights: • Proactively alert and automatically repair potential problems before […]

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WhatsUp Gold v16 Now Available in 9 Languages!

Tweet Ipswitch Network Management Division is proud to announce that our award winning IT management solution WhatsUp Gold v16 is now offering its web interface in German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese, Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese, at no additional cost. Instructions to help you transition WhatsUp Gold from English to the language of your choice is […]

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Redmond Reader’s Choice Awards Best of the Best for General Network Monitoring Tool

Tweet We are pleased to announce that WhatsUp Gold won Silver in the 2013 Redmond Reader’s Choice Awards Best of the Best for General Network Monitoring Tool. “We are honored to receive this award from the Redmond community,” said Ennio Carboni, President and General Manager of Ipswitch’s Network Management Division. “We take pride in the fact that our network […]

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