Cisco unveils Wi-Fi interference detector

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) has announced wireless gear with a hardware-based Wi-Fi testing tool, known as CleanAir and designed to find sources of interference and unauthorized access points.San Jose, Calif,-based Cisco’s Aironet

Published on: April 27th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Ruckus attacks enterprise Wi-Fi with pricing

Ruckus Wireless Inc. aims to lower the cost of entry to IEEE 802.11n Wi-Fi gear with a stepped-down line of access points it is introducing today.  The ZoneFlex 7300 series has a smaller

Published on: March 15th, 2010 Stephen Lawson

Fluke announces handheld Wi-Fi tester

Fluke Networks Corp. has announced AirCheck Wi-Fi Tester, a handheld device designed to troubleshoot corporate wireless networks and detect unauthorized access points.Everett, Wash.-based Fluke said it will start shipping AirCheck Wi-Fi Tester during

Published on: March 2nd, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Ruckus patents technique for video over Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi equipment vendor Ruckus Wireless Inc. has patented a technique that appears to be widely used to improve video on wireless local-area networks.The company recently received patent protection in Europe after earlier having

Published on: December 7th, 2009 Stephen Lawson

How Ontario schools secure WLANs

A Northern Ontario school board is using wireless local-area networks (WLANs) to allow students and staff to connect to the Internet without cables, but security is a constant concern.Event:  GovSym - Executive Track

Published on: November 18th, 2009 Greg Meckbach