April 17, 2018

About Leah McLean

A10 Networks Senior Manager of Strategic Alliance Partner Marketing, Leah McLean, has several years of experience building and managing marketing, public relations and communications programs. She's driven campaigns for targeted audiences, developed corporate and product messaging and fueled executive thought leadership for some of the world's largest brands and smallest startups. Leah is a UCSB Gaucho alumni and in her spare time enjoys all things outdoors.

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April 17, 2018

Join A10 Networks, Heavy Reading and Vodafone at the Big Communications Event 2018

It’s not too long until this year’s Big Communications (BCE) event and telecom experts from around the world will descend upon Austin, TX. This show is known for presenting a microcosm of the significant issues and themes confronting the telecommunications industry as a whole – and this year, with a significant focus on automation, virtualization,…

April 10, 2018

What is the Cyber Security Gap? Learn about A10's Security Ecosystem at RSA

A10 helps customers bridge the cyber security gap by working with an ecosystem of partners to address evolving application security threats and risks. First, many enterprises and service providers make the mistake of only defending against threats they already know. That is a reactive approach, and it won’t protect infrastructure and critical data from the…

March 27, 2018

Tips for Revamping Your Mobile Network Security Model for IoT & 5G

Market research estimates 5G may require a network investment of $250 billion in the US alone. Add to that the IoT explosion – and moving workloads to the cloud –not only do the growth opportunities expand, but so do the 5G security risks. Service providers are in the midst of transforming their business, which translates…

March 8, 2018

A10 Customers and Ansible: A Look Toward 2019

Our goal is to move our customers forward with Ansible and help them achieve their network of the future. The main benefit and change we strive to achieve with our Ansible is to empower our customers to move applications into production within hours instead of the days and months it took with legacy platforms. Customers…

March 5, 2018

Announcing the Ultimate DDoS How-to-Guide For Cyber Warriors

The rise of distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks sees no slowdown in the near future. In fact, just a few days ago “DDoS attacks got turned up to 11 with memcrashed, an internet assault that can slam a website with over a terabyte of bad traffic,” according to a ZDNet article. Fortunately, you can continue to…

March 1, 2018

What is A10 Doing with Ansible?

Ever-increasing network complexity is driving the need for flexible tools that enable telecommunications and service providers to automate their network operations. We see our customers looking for automation solutions to support their cloud provisioning, configuration management, application deployment and service orchestration efforts. We have spent time working with Ansible and building playbooks. Customers ask us…

February 22, 2018

Why Customers Relinquish Control and Embrace Automation

It’s an odd concept, perhaps, but a trend we see among our customers is relinquishing control. As different applications drive the business, application teams and applications require the kind of services that historically reside centrally in a hardware group. This evolution -- app teams coming online – has prompted network groups to empower application teams…

February 20, 2018

Modernize and Secure Your Mobile Network with A10 at Mobile World Congress

If you’re attending Mobile World Congress in Barcelona later this month, it’s very likely that securing, scaling and accelerating your mobile network is the top of your to-do-list. This year at MWC, A10 will showcase how our virtual Thunder application delivery controller VNF and A10 Harmony Controller for analytics and centralized management, are part of…

February 15, 2018

Move at the Speed of Cloud - Automate Your Telco Network with Ansible

As telecommunications companies modernize their networks and IT systems, they must navigate the challenges inherent with legacy systems. Modernization is more difficult when dealing with outdated virtualized network functions (VNFs) that rely on single server implementations on which all the services run and manually-intensive installations and upgrades. Telcos need DevOps tools like Ansible, a general-purpose,…

December 12, 2017

Analytics, Central Management and Programmability in Any Cloud with Harmony Controller

Does your organization operate in a multi-cloud environment? Or are you in the process of moving toward a multi-cloud model? Chances are you are scratching your head with this question: how does my IT operations team manage risk amid rapidly changing technology choices, while increasing operational efficiency and agility? Tune in to SDxCentral’s Demo Friday…