WIRELESS INFRASTRUCTURE

EXPERT ANALYSIS


WiFi Design: Practical Shortcuts

Jason Hintersteiner Commentary
  • If you are faced with a tight budget or other constraints, you can still deploy a WLAN that meets most...
    By Jason Hintersteiner , 2/20/2018

The 802.11ax Race Is On

Zeus Zerravala Commentary
  • A primer on the new wireless standard as Aerohive announces the first 802.11ax access point.
    By Zeus Zerravala , 2/15/2018

Cisco Report: A Story of Cloud Endings and Beginnings

Andrew Froehlich Commentary
  • Some aspects of the cloud, such as migrations, are coming to a close, but new avenues are opening.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 2/14/2018

Gartner: Don't Rely on Network Vendors for Innovation

Marcia Savage News
  • Enterprise network teams are "unwilling co-conspirators" in holding back network transformation, research...
    By Marcia Savage , 2/06/2018

Full-Stack Engineer: 3 Key Skills

Cynthia Harvey News
  • Interop ITX expert Scott Lowe explains the growing demand for infrastructure generalists.
    By Cynthia Harvey , 2/06/2018

5 Intent-Based Networking Vendors

Marcia Savage Slideshow
  • A look at some players in an emerging market that aims to radically transform how networks are built and...
    By Marcia Savage , 2/05/2018

Enterprise WiFi: 6 Quick Fixes

Andrew Froehlich Slideshow
  • Follow these tips to improve WLAN performance without breaking the bank.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 1/29/2018

SD-WAN Paves Way to SD-Branch

Marcia Savage News
  • IDC discusses how software-defined WAN will evolve.
    By Marcia Savage , 1/24/2018

IPv4 Address Market: 4 Things to Know

Cynthia Harvey News
  • Despite IPv6, the transfer market for IPv4 addresses is thriving. An Interop ITX expert explains.
    By Cynthia Harvey , 1/24/2018

5 Ways Network Security Will Evolve in 2018

Andrew Froehlich Slideshow
  • A look at how network protection will change as cyberthreats continue to escalate.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 1/16/2018

Wi-Fi Alliance Strengthens Security

Marcia Savage News
  • New WPA3 capabilities include encryption on open WiFi networks.
    By Marcia Savage , 1/08/2018

Cisco Keeps Lead in Enterprise Infrastructure

Network Computing Editors News

A Networking To-Do List for 2018

Dan Conde Commentary
  • Get up to speed on SD-WAN, cloud connectivity, and network automation.
    By Dan Conde , 1/04/2018

QoS Best Practices for Better Bandwidth Management

Andrew Froehlich Commentary
  • Improve network performance using carefully developed quality-of-service policies.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 1/03/2018

4 Intriguing Network Trends of 2017

Terry Slattery Commentary
  • A look at four noteworthy networking trends from last year that will have long-lasting impact.
    By Terry Slattery , 1/02/2018

IoT Security Using BLE Encryption

Hemant Chaskar Commentary
  • An analysis of the pros and cons of Bluetooth Low Energy link-layer security for IoT protection.
    By Hemant Chaskar , 12/27/2017

The Network in 2018: Cloud, Containers, and Connections

Lori MacVittie Commentary
  • Here's what to expect in enterprise networking in the coming year.
    By Lori MacVittie , 12/19/2017

Aerohive Dives into SD-WAN

Marcia Savage News
  • Cloud WiFi specialist joins crowded market with new software-defined WAN product.
    By Marcia Savage , 12/06/2017

Is Your Network Optimized for WiFi Calling?

Andrew Froehlich Commentary
  • Find out how to make sure users experience the benefits of WiFi calling technology on your network.
    By Andrew Froehlich , 10/30/2017

Apple iOS 11 Cripples WLAN Troubleshooting Apps

Marcia Savage News
  • WiFi networking pros say software update limits effectiveness of free apps like Fing on iPhones and iPads.
    By Marcia Savage , 10/24/2017