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Interop Preview: When Good Wireless Feels Bad

September 12, 2013 11:06 AM
Users are quick to condemn wireless when they experience problems, but the WLAN is often not to blame. Find out what you can do about it at Interop New York.

Road-Testing Republic Wireless and Its $19 Mobile Plan

February 22, 2013 09:12 AM
Republic Wireless offers unlimited mobile voice and data for $19 a month. While the data is unlimited, the carrier’s reliance on Wi-Fi means poor call quality and no ability to hand off calls between wireless and cellular connections.

Broadcom Enables Programmable 100-GbE Switches

April 25, 2012 09:00 AM
With Internet back-haul switches being asked to handle exponentially more traffic, most service provider and Internet back-haul networks are going to completely skip over the 40 GbE step and go straight to 100 GbE. Broadcom has introduced a new line of switch processors that can be reprogrammed to add new functionality to the switch and support new protocols as they come along.

Mobile Data Meets Infrastructure--The Time Has Come

April 17, 2012 09:00 AM
The usual scenarios discussed for mobile data tend to involve either single-user connectivity or mobile hotspots, and rarely get into the notion of using mobile links for "important" business connections. But that is changing, as more manufacturers work the value afforded by fast-enough carrier-provided network connections into their feature sets and more customers buy in. Whether used in a primary service role, or more commonly as wireless failover, 3G and 4G data links provide some interesting options to those who build networks.

4G? No, It’s More Like 4Gee!

March 26, 2012 09:00 AM
Have you actually held a 4G device in your hands while it does a speed test? Has your brain struggled to reconcile the numbers displayed at the end of the test with the fact that you’re connected to a mobile network and not Wi-Fi? Have you felt your reality get pleasantly rocked in a way that left you a bit confounded over the numbers that your device was showing you? This 4G stuff is simply amazing.

Prepare The Mobile Ship For Ludicrous Speed!

January 29, 2012 12:30 PM
Thinking back on the 1987 movie "Spaceballs," I picture a comical Dark Helmet standing on the bridge of his ship. In my mind, he holds a smartphone and contemplates the latest buzz on mobile network speeds, fresh from the International Telecommunications Union. As he ponders the 100-Mbps data speeds soon to be delivered by his preferred carrier, he utters the order, "Prepare for ludicrous speed," and the ship IMT-Advanced warps off to hyperspace at an impossibly crazy velocity. Speeds in the mobile data world are about to get quite exciting.

Getting To Know 4G

July 21, 2010 10:30 AM
Just like 802.11n was a world-shaker in the WiFi realm, mobile telecommunications networks are beginning to experience a significant leap forward in capability. And just like with the "artistic marketing license" taken by WiFi 11n makers (9 times the old stuff! 6 times bigger this and that!), you have to dig through the PR to figure out what's really coming with the new 4G (4th Generation) mobile networks.

Overture Networks Switches It Up With G.8032 Ethernet Ring Protection

June 23, 2010 09:09 AM
Overture Networks, the industry's trusted Carrier Ethernet solutions provider, today announced the addition of G.8032 Ethernet ring protection switching to its UTS 4000 optical edge switch. The addition of G.8032 ring protection switching gives Overture's customers a technologically advanced and cost-effective solution for building secure mobile backhaul networks as they look to support the mounting bandwidth requirements of 3G and 4G services.

Fiberlink Provides View Into Users' Mobile Habits

April 19, 2010 09:30 AM
Fiberlink has announced the addition of the Any Connection Reporting (ACR) module as part of their Mobility as a Service (MaaS) platform. The new module enables administrators to not only help find savings in the enterprise budget, but to ensure that end-users are following policy when it comes to remote connectivity.

Sixnet Brings 3G Connectivity To Harsh Environments

March 24, 2010 12:16 PM
Machine to Machine (M2M) networking vendor Sixnet has launched of new pair of connectivity options for industrial applications. The compact, rugged devices focus on bringing IP connectivity to remote machines in the harshest of locales, while giving administrators centralized management and monitoring. These new industrial products join Sixnet's recently announced commercial solutions, targeting not only remote industrial plants and equipment, but also less extreme applications, such as kiosks and ATMs. Like their commercial counterparts, the industrial products link to Sixnet's SixView Manager for centralized monitoring, command and control features.

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