Mobile and wireless network technology
- March 03, 2008
A few hours after posting my story on Extricom's and Meru's approaches to wireless networking, I got an e-mail from Cisco expressing their disappointment in not getting to tell their "side of the ...
- February 25, 2008
Amazon got back to my questions about whether or not Amazon's Kindle eBook reader violates net neutrality. Their answer: No. Heather Huntoon, a PR manager for Amazon e-mailed me: Hi Michael, No, ...
- February 25, 2008
Imagine signing up for broadband service that forces you to buy your computer from the ISP, only allows you to download DRM’d content from them, and only lets you visit pre-approved blogs – which ...
- February 12, 2008
I just finished writing about how the iPhone's success has made touch-screen smartphones all the rage in 2008. And then this morning I read that Jim Balsille, co-CEO of Research In Motion, told ...
- January 30, 2008
Before even having time to digest, let alone write about, yesterday’s Juniper announcement that the company was entering the switching market, we received two responses to it from two competitors. ...
- January 21, 2008
AT&T has added the iPhone as a device option for its enterprise wireless plans. On the surface of things, this is big news for iPhone fans who are waiting for the enterprise to welcome the ...
- January 04, 2008
Troubleshooting wireless connectivity is often about fixing the physical issues first. Although we like to think that "going wireless" means there are no wires involved, anyone in networking knows ...
- December 19, 2007
A few weeks ago, I asked our readers to tell me the number one networking issue you'd like to learn more about in the new year. It was no surprise that "security" appeared again and again in the ...
- November 30, 2007
You really can’t call mobile phones “phones” anymore, what with all the Web 2.0 applications springing up, such as FaceBook for BlackBerrys. These phones, or devices, have really become more like ...
- November 15, 2007
We talk a lot about the importance of mobile device management, but outside my job as an editor on a networking site, it's not something I think about that often. Until, three days ago, I misplaced ...
- May 15, 2006
HP ProCurve today announced a module to its 5300 switch that unifies the wired and wireless networks and makes them centrally manageable.
- March 24, 2005
A new IDC research report shows that the enterprise WLAN market was down marginally last quarter, but tight competition could mean more interoperability for customers.
- June 29, 2004
A number of fixed wireless broadband services are emerging as low-cost connectivity options for businesses, and that's why many believe the market is likely to boom over the next five years. According to a report from Oyster Bay, N.Y.- based ABI ...
- May 26, 2004
A top Sprint executive says the company is combining its various networks in order to offer users a consistent experience, regardless of where they are or how they connect.
- March 23, 2004
Cisco CEO John Chambers painted a picture of networking's future but said businesses must make some changes if they're going to effectively tap the technology.