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Transitioning from Traditional Networks to Software-Defined Networks (SDN)
Mar 18, 2020
A few industry-recognized practices are described below. Although these practices are not written in stone and many organizations may have different approaches, this article provides a general overview of the...
What is Kubernetes?
Mar 16, 2020
Kubernetes is an automatic container management system. While it is not a traditional, all-inclusive Platform as a Service (PaaS), due to it operating at the container level, it provides some features common to...
The Event Loop Explained
Mar 10, 2020
What Is Little-Endian And Big-Endian Byte Ordering?
Mar 9, 2020
Computers store data in memory in binary. One thing that is often overlooked is the formatting at the byte level of this data. This is called endianness and it refers to the ordering of the bytes.
How Does Elliptical Curve Cryptography Work?
Mar 6, 2020
There are many modern encryption algorithms, each of which have their own strengths. Elliptical curve cryptography (ECC) is a family of algorithms that are based upon elliptical curves. ECC is a next-generation...