Juniper Networks and Ruckus Wireless have partnered to create a unified wired and wireless networking system that's aimed at enterprises, government and education, but is meant to be carrier-grade.
Android users can now use their mobile devices to control their PCs with a free application from Intel.
With the proliferation of mobile devices and the ongoing Internet of Things trend, there are more and more endpoints connecting to the network; and according to Chris Spain, vice president of product management for Cisco's enterprise networking group, even as these devices make our lives easier, they're also taxing the network.
Business travelers who want to work in their hotel rooms are often frustrated by the poor quality of the Wi-Fi connection, even when they have to pay extra for it.To provide better Wi-Fi connectivity in hotel rooms, Zebra Technologies has made available a wall-mounted access point that can provide mobile broadband speeds in each room.
As the Internet of Things continues to take hold and billions of devices get connected to the Internet – presumably so they too can watch funny cat videos – the key to building the next generation of wireless LANs will be scalability, according to Xirrus founder and executive chairman Dirk Gates.
Ruckus Wireless plays in both the service provider and enterprise space, but its SmartZone software platform has been a carrier software platform aimed at facilitating next-generation wireless. Until now, that is.
Wave 1 and Wave 2 of the 802.11ac wireless LAN protocol share the same IEEE digits, but the differences between them may mean significant re-architecting of the network to ensure Wave 2 functions as...
In an apparent move to counter HP's purchase of Aruba, Dell and Aerohive Networks have reached an agreement under which Dell will resell Aerohive's cloud managed Wi-Fi and mobility products alongside other Dell products.
It may seem that it's less important to keep the network functioning with low latency performance with videoconferencing applications moving to the cloud, but it's quite the opposite, according to an article on TechTarget.
There's one big problem with location-based services that use GPS; it can't reach inside buildings. Location-based startup IndoorAtlas came up with a solution to this problem: use a building's magnetic field to locate mobile users.