SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Less than a year after 100-Gigabit Ethernet was standardized, an industry group is considering a set of specifications that might make the high-speed technology less expensive and more useful.
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- The 40/100 Gigabit Ethernet standard has been ratified, the first specification to simultaneously specify two new Ethernet speeds.Ratification of the 802.3ba standard paves the way for a new wave of
The IEEE 802.11n standard is likely to be approved in September, making the high-speed wireless LAN technology official after about seven years of wrangling and refinement. The 802.11 working group, which has developed
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has settled a complaint against a company that owns patents to a widely used Ethernet standard, saying the patent owner was attempting to collect huge license fees despite
A Silicon Valley startup aims to solve the problems of sending video over Wi-Fi, looking to IPTV (Internet Protocol television) service providers as a highly motivated distribution channel. Telecom carriers and cable operators
Proposals for standardizing wireless mesh networks, which can link many wireless LANs to cover a city or campus, were presented last month to a working group of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics
A new Japanese telecommunications carrier plans to launch a national wireless network by the end of 2006 that will offer voice and data services using the emerging WiMax network technology combined with city-based