Quiz: Do You Need a Network That Can Run Itself?

By Baselinemag Print this article Print

Sometimes described as "self-managed" or "self-healing," autonomic networks are systems than can manage themselves. Take our instant quiz to see if it makes sense for your organization...

Network staff spend more than 50% of their time managing remote networks.

Our network is so complex, it is sometimes hard to diagnose problems.

The system must be extremely reliable.

We plan significant network expansion.

Our backlog of change and addition requests is one or more years long.

Note: This quiz requires at least Microsoft IE 4.0, Netscape 6.0, or other compatible Web browser.

Full story
Find out more in Baseline's primer on autonomic computing.

This article was originally published on 2002-07-01
eWeek eWeek

Have the latest technology news and resources emailed to you everyday.