Opengear and “IT Resilience” at ITExpo in Miami, FL

Opengear participated in the ITExpo conference in Miami, Florida at the end of January. This was the first large event of the year showcasing our Smart OOB™ and Failover to…

Online Demo Tour: Vendor-Neutral Power Control

Welcome to the second instalment in this series of articles about our online virtual demo, where we’ll start to dig deeper into Opengear’s advanced features.  In part 1, we explored the…

Increase ROI With Cellular Out-Of-Band Network and Data Center Management (VIDEO)

There is a revolution underway in out-of-band management. Cellular out-of-band management can help keep you in business during a network outage, increase network availability, minimize disruption and downtime and reduce…

The Cellular Out-Of-Band Management Revolution

New technologies usually generate a ton of questions. Luckily Dan Baxter, a Senior Sales Engineer with Opengear, has the answers. In the video below,  recorded at NANOG 62, Dan packs…

Out-Of-Band Management in a Distributed Enterprise

The choice of a distributed architecture for a business is usually determined by the business requirement to support its remote office base at the same level as its main office.…

Interface Anchorage 2014

The INTERFACE-Anchorage show is quickly becoming one of the Tour’s largest regional shows. If you happened to read Todd Rychecky’s post from last year’s show, the show recorded an impressive…

Locked Out of the Back Door

Last week, HP announced that running a Heartbleed vulnerability scan against its iLO and iLO2 lights-out management interfaces found in older blade and rack mount servers, can cause them to…

Retailers Target Cyber Crime

I know we say it all the time and it begins to sound cliché, but Opengear offers the most secure remote access solution on the market today.  Whether you are…

Dude, where’s my dial tone?

[caption id="attachment_1701" align="alignright" width="300"] NO CARRIER[/caption] We've blogged about why out-of-band management via an external PSTN modem is not optimal, and noted how these shortcomings are driving the explosive growth we're seeing in…

Securing out-of-band management devices

Over the past decade, network security has become more important than ever before. Back in the early 2000s, threats only went as far as an occasional email virus that a…