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Dec 2, 2014

WiFi on the air

WiFi is on its way to effectively becoming the `radio' for the Internet of things.


The IOT-cloud relationship

The Internet of things will rely on cloud computing for processing power, storage and interconnectedness.

Oct 3, 2014

Capacity is key in IOT era

The Internet of things will evolve into an advanced 'universe' containing billions of 'things' before the decade is out.

Sep 5, 2014

Meeting the challenges of the 'experience economy' part two

Even the harshest of environments require adaptability and visibility when it comes to network control.

Sep 2, 2014

Evolving challenge facing wireless tech

With the rapidly growing BYOD movement, client congestion has become a widespread problem for wireless networks.

Aug 1, 2014

New day dawns for open source

The open source world is on a journey of democratisation, and its success is on the rise.


New SDN Platform raises the bar

One of the keys to the perpetuation of the BYOD revolution is software defined networking, says Martin May, regional director, Extreme Networks.

Jul 3, 2014

Singing in the clouds

Establishing best practices for global cloud security is central to successful cloud orchestration.

Jun 23, 2014

Evolution of BYOD

Having swept the globe, the BYOD phenomenon is evolving, says Martin May, regional director, Extreme Networks.

Jun 2, 2014

Intelligence saves

The burgeoning role of analytics in networking can protect companies against the catastrophic consequences of downtime.

May 13, 2014

Effectively bridging network management, analytics

Purview operates from a centralised command and control centre that combines network management with business analytics, says Martin May, regional director at Extreme Networks.


Game-changer in the cloud

When total cost of ownership is considered, security as a service delivers a more cost-effective and comprehensive solution.

Martin May
Regional director (Africa) of Extreme Networks.

Martin May is the regional director (Africa) of Extreme Networks. The author of the book: “Everything you need to know about networking”, he is a leading authority on infrastructure security using NAC, IDS/IPS and other network-based technologies. With experience gained in Russia, Germany, UK, the US and various parts of Africa, he is directly involved with system design and implementation at enterprise level. His emphasis is on the evolution in network architectures brought about by the concept of cloud computing. May hosts regular workshops assisting South African dealers and resellers to understand the implications, complications, opportunities and international trends surrounding the cloud. A proponent of social networking for business, he is active on Facebook and makes extensive use of YouTube.