The Uplogix Blog: Beyond Out-of-Band

What exactly is FIPS 140-2 compliance?

By | October 12th, 2011

The Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) Publication 140-2 is a computer security standard issued by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to accredit cryptographic modules for government computing platforms.

The maritime VSAT technology stack hierarchy

By | October 12th, 2011

Whether maritime networks are operated by the user or an MSP, there is a hierarchy of equipment and functionality that ranges from the core components for connectivity up through advanced devices for lowering service costs.In the diagram below, the hierarchy starts with the Production Devices—a stabilized antenna[...]

Looking to buy a console server?

By | October 12th, 2011

Comparing the business cost of using console servers versus local automation When the network and dependent systems are down, orders can’t be placed, employees are less productive, and costly resources have to be diverted to fix problems. Traditional network and system management tools—although good at collecting and[...]