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Our previous article explained how Palo Alto Firewalls make use of Security Zones to process and enforce security policies. This article will explain th...
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Palo Alto Firewall Application-based Policy Enforcem...

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During the past decade, we’ve seen the global IT security market flooded with new network security and firewall security appliances. New vendors emergin...

Windows Servers

Windows Server 2016 – Hyper-V Virtualization Update

The new Hyper-V virtualization features offered by Windows Server 2016 are planning to make major changes in the virtualization market. From Nested Hype...
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This article describes the new Windows Server 2016 Licensing model (per-core licensing) Microsoft has implemented for its new server-based operating sys...
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The first step in controlling broadcast and multicast traffic is to identify which devices are involved in a broadcast or multicast storm. The following...

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How to Restrict Cisco IOS Router VPN Client to Layer...

In our article Cisco VPN Client Configuration - Setup for IOS Router  we explained how to setup up a Cisco IOS router to support Cisco IPSec VPN cl...
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Nexus 7000/7700 Software Upgrade via ISSU. Complete ...

This article shows how to perform an ISSU (In-Service Software Upgrade) on a Nexus Data Center switch (7000 and 7700 models) and avoid service and netwo...