Network World is an ITwebsite that provides news and information to network executives. Its tagline is "The Connected Enterprise." The company is headquartered in Framingham, Massachusetts, United States.
- 1986 - Network World was started by parent company International Data Group as a spin-off of Computerworld. The site is updated daily with news, features, product reviews and tests, opinions, blogs, videos and podcasts.
- 1995 - Network World gained LAN Magazine. Notwithstanding the lanmag.com site was gained by Information Week (lanmag.com redirects to informationweek.com)
- 2005 - Network World launched a Web site called Network World Fusion which it renamed NetworkWorld.com
The publication is a perennial winner of awards from organisations like the American Society of Business Publication Editors. Content includes investigative pieces like "Where the public cloud actually lives" as well as lighter fare, like the annual Tech Industry Graveyard. Popular blogs on the site include Layer 8 and BuzzBlog.
Network World additionally is involved in tech industry events, including the IIT Roadmap series. In addition, the publication has a presence across social media sites, including YouTube and Facebook