Real World Uses for Application Traffic Management

by Greg, June 28th, 2018

Load Balancers have evolved to deliver a wealth of application optimisation features that go beyond simple high availability and resilience. Often when it comes to traffic management, there is a list of complex features that a Load Balancer can deliver. However if like me, you don’t know every IT acronym under the sun, then you […]

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It’s here: Customer Support Survey results

by Customer Experience team, June 14th, 2018

  As I’m sure you are aware the quality of support we provide is something that we take very seriously. We even like to use the word Tenacious! In preparation for our next Customer satisfaction survey we wanted to publish the results of the last one. but first a very quick (and I mean quick summary […]

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This Isn’t Just a Firewall, This… is a Web Application Firewall

by Greg, May 3rd, 2018

  Firewalls are, in technology terms, as old as the hills. There’s been more ‘next generation’ firewalls than musical genre’s in the 40 odd years they’ve been about. At their heart, they permit or deny packets entering or leaving a network and, useful as that is, little else. Each generation adds something new to the […]

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Cisco ACE End of Life – Free Migration service

by Greg, April 30th, 2018

Cisco ACE End of Life – Free Migration service to jetNEXUS   edgeNEXUS, a leading provider of next generation load balancing, Web Application Firewalls (WAF) and  Multi cloud/ Hybrid cloud data center load balancing solutions announce today the launch of  a Free load balancer migration service to help provide a smooth transition for Cisco Ace […]

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A Web Application firewall can be a pain in the A*** but maybe its essential for GDPR ?

by Greg, March 7th, 2018

Firewalls have been around for years, but Web Application Firewalls are much newer and despite the name very different!   So firstly what is a WAF? What does it do and why do I need one (or not)? Quite simply a normal firewall will open up ports to allow traffic from the outside world access to […]

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Edge Computing – What is it, and why is it relevant for application delivery and IoT?

by Greg, February 5th, 2018

Edge Computing – What is it, and why is it relevant for application delivery and IoT? Edge Computing describes the provision of data processing further away from the centre of the network – literally at its edges. It’s a term often used to describe egress points to the network such as wireless access points and […]

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WannaCry – What’s next…

by Vivek Singh, February 5th, 2018

Thoughts on the latest NHS “WannaCry” exploit – could it happen again, could it be worse and what lessons can be learned? NHS “WannaCry” exploit – It could happen again and it could be worse! This week we have witnessed the wide spread hacking of computer systems, this has had widespread implications to us all as […]

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Load Balancing? What is it?

by Simon Shaw, September 7th, 2017

Picture this, you work in purchasing. You come into work to find a sign-off request on your desk for yet another IT solution. A load balancer – you are unsure of what it is or does, all you know is that the IT department need it. Sound familiar? Before you call your IT Manager and […]

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Simplicity and Security with SSO and Pre-Authentication

by Greg, August 31st, 2017

Don’t just Authenticate users on your web or application servers. Find out who they are before hand. Why – Would you invite someone into your house (who you had no idea who they were) , sit them down on your sofa and then ask them for ID? Authenticate them as close to the edge as possible […]

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6 Things to Consider When Deploying a Load Balancer

by Simon Shaw, July 19th, 2017

When you have made the sensible decision to implement a load balancer within your infrastructure, there are a few points you should consider to get the best from your solution. Load Balancing technology has evolved considerably and as a result, the terminology and architecture surrounding it can be confusing and overwhelming. This blog explores the […]

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