User datagram protocol News
March 20, 2014
Spotting unusual network traffic, like large amounts of encrypted data headed to suspicious domains, is key to better banking botnet detection.
October 22, 2004
This excerpt from "The administrator shortcut guide to patch management" describes how to restrict traffic by only allowing it through certain firewall ports.
June 06, 2003
This chapter excerpt explains the layers of the OSI model, switching, TCP, UDP, and VRRP.
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TCPView is a Windows network monitoring utility that shows a graphical representation of all currently active TCP and UDP endpoints on a system. Continue Reading
A datagram is, to quote the Internet's Request for Comments 1594, "a self-contained, independent entity of data carrying sufficient information to be routed from the source to the destination computer without reliance on earlier exchanges between this source and destination computer and the transporting network." Continue Reading
Learn what makes up a VoIP packet, how headers work, what protocols transport voice traffic over the Internet and how this traffic uses network bandwidth. Continue Reading
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The top 10 tools to protect your network against security breaches. Continue Reading
Are you puzzled by protocols? This comparison reviews top remote display protocols from major vendors so you'll know what each has to offer. Continue Reading
VMware uses UDP for its remote desktop protocol, PC-over-IP, and Citrix uses TCP for HDX. Consider the pros and cons of these technologies for your VDI environment. Continue Reading
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Find out how to use Wireshark VoIP and UC packet capture, and learn from three main use cases why they are valuable to VoIP administrators. Continue Reading
In this tip, learn how to measure wireless networking performance with iPerf -- a tool that calculates TCP/UDP, throughput, loss and delay. Eliminate jitter, isolate bottlenecks of traffic, or monitor Wi-Fi or AP performance using this open source testing tool. Continue Reading
To manage user access to streaming media, you first must understand the protocols that deliver streaming media across the network. Learn more about RTP, RTSP, RTCP and other protocols in this tip -- and find out why merely blocking access may not keep unwanted streaming applications off your network. Continue Reading
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Microsoft's Remote Desktop Protocol improves the user experience with the release of RDP 8.0 in Windows Server 2012, but there are some limitations. Continue Reading
Expert Chris Partsenidis explains what iPerf can do to help you measure your network's bandwidth, delay, jitter and potential for data loss. Continue Reading
TCP optimization is crucial when traffic using TCP/IP to traverse the WAN performs too slowly. Use these three tips to optimize TCP. Continue Reading