The Uplogix Blog: Beyond Out-of-Band

The Time to Refresh is Now

By | October 5th, 2021

The year was 2013, Apple unveiled the iPhone 5S, Sony released the Playstation 4, and we launched the next generation of our Local Management Platform, the Uplogix 500 and 5000 Local Managers. You heard that right. The Uplogix 5-Series appliances have been out in the world for over eight years! Considering how[...]

Using Port Forwarding to Route the Unroutable

By | September 15th, 2021

On November 25, 2019, the regional Internet registry for Europe announced that it had made its “final /22 IPv4 allocation from the last remaining addresses in our available pool” and that “[w]e have now run out of IPv4 addresses.” This wasn’t surprising; smart people had been working on the problem for years, which[...]

The Science Times | Uplogix: Removing the Network from Network Management with Out-Of-Band

By | September 2nd, 2021

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To manage vast enterprise networks, administrators utilize a variety of software tools in the Network Operations Center (NOC) to make updates and troubleshoot issues with the routers, switches, firewalls and more that reside in branch offices, data centers, factories, and warehouses. These software[...]

Is Your Website Working Hard or Hardly Working?

By | August 26th, 2021

It’s funny to think about how much effort we put into keeping the internal network up when all of our customer interaction is funneling through a single Linux server running Apache and MySQL. Of course, you can hook that server up to an Uplogix Local Manager and allow us to monitor services and memory and all the[...]

Who Manages the Managers?

By | August 5th, 2021

Read enough of my blog posts and you’ll hear the same message over and over: don’t use the network to manage the network. This is a staple of life at Uplogix, and many of us have it tattooed across our backs in an ornate font that suggests we’ve done time in the most hardcore datacenters this country has to offer.[...]

The Cannata Report | Disruptive Tech: Tracking Offline Office IT Trends

By | August 4th, 2021

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Overview: Dubbed a “network administrator in a box,” Uplogix is highly secure, artificial intelligence that anticipates and fixes computer network issues remotely, 24/7, using patented alternate-route, out-of-band technology. Uplogix sets in every rack of computer gear, running network health[...]