NetBeez Offers a Solution for Work From Home Scenarios

Looking for a reliable solution for work from home scenarios? You’re in luck! Keith Ward tuned into NetBeez’s presentation of their new installation on remote computers which provide insight and analysis that agentless solutions cannot match. Read more from Keith about NteBeez’s presentation from September’s Networking Field Day!


Juniper to Focus on ‘Experience-First Networking’

Juniper Networks is doing some very cool things, and its application of AI into monitoring operations has been smartly done. Keith Ward tuned into the most recent Networking Field Day event where Juniper Networks presented their latest innovations. Read here for more from Keith!


Xilinx Unleashes the Power of the Smart NIC

Are you looking at upgrading your IT infrastructure? Look no further! Keith Ward, a Field Day delegate, explains how Xilinx’s NIC can do a lot more than you think! Continue reading Keith’s insight to NIC from September’s Tech Field Day, you won’t want to miss this.


Managing Applications at the Distributed Edge Cloud With Avassa

Do you want a broader understanding of edge computing? Check out what Keith Ward, a Field Day delegate, writes on Avassa’s presentation of edge computing at Tech Field Day. He expands on the demos of edge software he witnessed during Avassa’s demonstration. Be sure to keep reading on!


Portworx Provides Software-Defined Storage for Kubernetes

Writing for Actual Tech Media, Keith Ward covers his experiences as a delegate during the Portworx Tech Field Day presentation in this post. In it, he describes their software-defined storage product as well as the presentation associated with it. Read the full piece for more.


Meraki Pushes Proactive Troubleshooting at Tech Field Day

Keith Ward of Actual Tech Media shares his thoughts on the technologies coming out of Cisco Meraki, which he witnessed as a delegate during September’s Tech Field Day event. This piece explains their Intelligent RCA product and what it means for today’s IT organizations. Learn more by reading this post, or by watching Meraki’s recorded presentations.


Meeting the Challenges of Managing Microservices-based Applications

LightStep’s [x]PM was a highlight of their Cloud Field Day presentation from earlier this year. Keith Ward was a delegate at the event, and was impressed by how LightStep could monitor complex microservices while maintaining full visibility in real time without overhead. LightStep [x]PM might not be a great fit for smaller organizations without complex applications, but many modern apps would benefit from this type of performance monitoring.


Aviatrix Simplifies Public Cloud Networking

In this piece, Keith Ward looks at how Aviatrix’s software-defined cloud routing is helping to make public cloud networking manageable and simple. After hearing from them at Cloud Field Day this month, Keith thinks their approach should find a ready home in enterprises with cloud-scale routing needs.


How SoftNAS Is Like the U.S. Marines

If you were designing a business from scratch, adopting a cloud native strategy might be obvious. But what about everyone else left on the cloud adoption spectrum? Keith Ward covers SoftNAS’s presentation from Cloud Field Day as an ideal solution for those companies. In his mind, they approach a “leave no man behind” approach to going to the cloud.


Keith Ward

Keith Ward is a veteran technology journalist. He’s been covering the IT space for 17 years, and was the founding editor of “Virtualization & Cloud Review” magazine. He’s also served as editor-in-chief for “Redmond magazine” and “TechNet magazine,” and worked in IT in the early Cretaceous Period.