WildPackets' Omnipliance WiFi

A network analyzer for 802.11ac

With the increasing number of mobile devices and access points capable of handling the Wi-Fi 802.11ac standard, network managers face...

October 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Always-connected PCs almost here

Imagine always being able to connect your computer to the Internet even if you’re nowhere near a Wi-Fi connection, an...

September 26th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Meru announces SDN app for Lync

As the enthusiasm for software defined networking from vendors accelerates, IT leaders are still wondering how they can best make...

September 16th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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iPass network keeps expanding

Corporate telecom managers always have to encourage travelling staff using mobile devices it pays for to use Wi-Fi networks when...

September 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Fortinet offers wireless solution to help retailers retain shoppers

Leveraging the Wi-Fi capabilities of the smart phones most people carry around is increasingly important to retailers. Being able to...

August 19th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Estimote Beacons, like the one on the right, send messages from retailers

Bluetooth beacons could solve mobile 911 location problems

Those marvellous computing devices we clutch in our hands 20 hours a day called smart phones can do amazing things...

August 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Free Wi-Fi pilot for Vancouver buses

When I regularly rode public transit to work I'd quickly scan email and the news headlines on my smart phone to get...

August 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Researchers find a way to use Wi-Fi signals as a power source

The increasing ubiquity of Wi-Fi is a blessing (unless you're in a national park) for a number of business users....

August 6th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Look ahead for the next generation of Wi-Fi

Just when network managers thought they were ready to bring in the next generation of Wi-Fi access points to their...

July 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon