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May 01, 2003
If your company could have T1 service without paying to install the T1 line, wouldn't it be a no-brainer? If Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access Inc., or WiMax Forum, has its way, that very scenario may become reality in just a few years...
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An optical (photonic) network is a communications network in which information is transmitted as optical or infrared radiation transmission (IR) signals. Optical transmission has several other advantages over electrical transmission, including ... Continue Reading
Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) is a Cisco Systems technology that improves the performance of applications on a wide area network (WAN). (Continued...) Continue Reading
Power over Ethernet (PoE) is a technology for wired Ethernet LANs (local area networks) that allows the electrical current necessary for the operation of each device to be carried by the data cables rather than by power cords Continue Reading
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Individual branch offices often become islands from the perspective of a corporate wide area network (WAN) manager. This can be overcome by implementing a model that organizes branches into a manageable structure. Branch IT management can be tricky.... Continue Reading
Device relationship management (DRM) is enterprise software that enables the monitoring, managing, and servicing of intelligent devices over the Internet. Continue Reading
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Expert Michael Gregg answers a reader question about Snort and the interfaces it uses. Continue Reading
Security expert Michael Gregg fields a question about unknown network cards gaining access to a user's network. Continue Reading
Security expert Michael Gregg notes the risks to enteprise security that mobile devices may cause. Continue Reading