To address enterprise BYOD concerns, network security firm Fortinet announced Wednesday that it is acquiring Wi-Fi networking provider Meru Networks for $44 million and launching its FortiGuard mobile security subscription service that includes mobile app control and mobile malware protection for iOS and Android devices.
To help enterprises cope with security challenges posed by BYOD, security firm Barracuda Networks and Wi-Fi provider Aerohive Networks have teamed to offer integrated wireless security products for BYOD environments.
For the business traveler, Wi-Fi connectivity has become essential. Yet many hotels have not caught up with this need.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology is looking for help from manufacturing firms in developing a tool to help them deploy the right wireless network at their facilities.
Smartglasses will get their start in the enterprise, and it's crucial to find appropriate use cases in order to cement their standing in the workplace, said Atheer Labs CEO Alberto Torres in a recent interview with TechRepublic.
Sierra Wireless, a wireless communications firm specializing in mobile computing and machine to machine communications, has agreed to acquire Accel Networks, a provider of managed wireless connectivity services for distributed enterprises, for up to $10.8 million.
The biggest challenge in going all wireless was connecting all of the fixed and mobile connected devices used in the hospital, including wireless door locks, portable EKG machines, and robots, Stefanick explained during a presentation at Interop held last week in Las Vegas
Who could guess that mobile IT included toilets? In the Netherlands, Rabobank has included connected toilets in its wireless edge network that HP provides, InformationWeek reported.
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.
Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Huawei and Nokia are leading vendors in the LTE network infrastructure, according to the latest Gartner Magic Quadrant report published last week.