Mobile and wireless network technology
- June 12, 2013
Mobile workers are more productive than their peers, but still are frustrated by confusing BYOD policies and lack of ubiquitous Wi-Fi.
- April 24, 2013
In this week's blog roundup, read about the risks and benefits of the BYO access point trend and get advice for timing packet capture.
- October 02, 2012
In BYOD management, IT is considering virtual desktop infrastructure for secure application delivery, but data containers may be a better approach.
- July 05, 2012
NPR's Planet Money podcast recently did an episode on Ford's luxury car brand Lincoln, and how far it's fallen. "Can Lincoln be cool again?" Apparently there was a time when the Lincoln Town Car ...
- January 10, 2012
A number of vendors are showing off early demonstrations of gigabit Wi-Fi at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas this week. By choosing CES as the venue for these demos, the ...
- October 26, 2011
CCIE security track version 4 is approaching and will include new Cisco ASA firewall features and troubleshooting information. Cisco's CCIE security track manager explains.
- October 21, 2011
Sometimes it pays to move on, no matter how much you have invested in something. This summer Freakonomics Radio ran an episode titled "The Upside of Quitting," which poked holes in the old adage ...
- July 08, 2011
Despite the hype, 4G is as much of a best-effort consumer service as 3G is for branches. But Sprint is trying to make 4G business-ready with its new wireless WAN services.
- April 28, 2010
Although the city of Avondale, Ariz., has a sparse wireless WAN, its mobile workers rarely lose connectivity as they roam between Wi-Fi and cellular networks using a mobile VPN client for constant and transparent wide area network (WAN) access.
- October 27, 2009
Teachers at Lyons Township High School, a school of nearly 4,000 students, are bringing Wi-Fi and IP video to the classroom with wireless tablets and an 802.11n wireless solution.
- June 23, 2009
Nortel enterprise customers could get swept up in a larger deal for Nortel's telephony business, but it remains to be seen how well a telephony-focused buyer will support networking enterprise customers.
- June 22, 2009
Nortel put to rest rumors that it would maintain any of its units under the company name in a letter sent to Nortel users this morning obtained by SearchNetworking.com. Nortel also said it had ...
- April 23, 2009
With the increased reliance on telecommuters, the shift towards Web-based and virtual applications, and the elimination of satellite data and IT centers, you would think that network planners have enough on their plate in terms of future network ...
- January 15, 2009
While working on a story about how updates to PCI compliance rules will phase out WEP for retailers who process credit cards, I came across one of the more interesting takes on PCI compliance, by ...
- January 08, 2009
CNN is reporting that President Elect Barack Obama is having a tough time parting with his BlackBerry, despite apparently strict White House IT policies against his using the device: Those who ...