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Spotlight: Accenture, Cisco among initial board members of Wireless IoT Forum

Accenture, BT and Cisco are among the initial board members of the Wireless IoT Forum, which is working to promote the adoption of wireless wide-area networking technology in both licensed and...

News Scan: Venture capitalists grow bullish on mobile tech; Mobile devices causing headaches for courtroom defense teams; more

>> Intel to buy Axxia Networking Business for $650 million Intel agreed this week to drop $650 million in cash to purchase LSI's Axxia Networking Business and its assets. Intel's Rose...

Xirrus unveils Unified Access portfolio that unites wired, wireless networks

Xirrus unveiled this week its Unifed Access portfolio of cloud services, Wi-Fi access products, Ethernet switches, management tools and application programming interfaces that enables enterprises to bring together wired and wireless network components into a unified network. 

Current Analysis: M2M security worries mount as enterprise usage grows

With the increasing growth of machine-to-machine communications comes the growing concern about the security of the data collected and transmitted by M2M modules and platforms, noted Kathryn Weldon, a principal analyst for enterprise mobility at research firm Current Analysis.

Cellular connectivity issues continue to plague enterprise

While BYOD is creating Wi-Fi connectivity issues in the enterprise, cellular connectivity issues continue to plague enterprises that have mobile workers out in the field. 

Spotlight: BYOD success causing Wi-Fi network failures

The proliferation of personally owned mobile devices in the workplace is putting a strain on Wi-Fi networks that were not designed to handle that kind of workload, warns an article in the Hartford Business Journal.

Wi-Fi, WiGig alliances to merge

The Wi-Fi Alliance and Wireless Gigabit Alliance have agreed to merge to become a unified wireless technology development and certification body.

Operators need to step it up in the tablet space

Tablets may be flooding retail stores everywhere but consumers are hard-pressed to find 3G-enabled tablets, and when they do, they don't usually activate the 3G capability. A recent report from ABI

WiMAX-enabled RIM PlayBook coming from Sprint this summer

Sprint Nextel (NYSE: S) announced it plans to launch Research In Motion's (NASDAQ: RIMM) new BlackBerry PlayBook tablet model that features WiMAX connectivity. The BlackBerry 4G PlayBook will be the

HP releases Slate 500 tablet

Hewlett-Packard's (NYSE: HPQ) anticipated Slate 500 Tablet PC has come to market. After first designing the tablet device as a consumer product, the company reassessed the product after purchasing