New Wi-Fi capability poses problems for IT managers

  The short range Wi-Fi wireless technology is able to perform some neat tricks, but an improvement to the wireless standard promises to make it easier to share files directly between devices. The

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 15th, 2009 Howard Solomon

Cisco unveils LAN switch for IP telephony

Cisco Systems Inc. rolled out a LAN switch for mid-sized companies in May that is designed to be deployed in IP telephony networks.

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: June 15th, 2000 Jim Duffy

3Com Users Migrate to Extreme — Or Do They?

The recent decision made by 3Com Corp. to discontinue its large LAN/WAN switch line means that many customers have to find an alternative.

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 20th, 2000 Cindy Steinman

Cisco Adds to its VoIP Wares

Cisco Systems Inc. earlier this month significantly expanded its voice/data convergence portfolio with 10 new products, including some designed to scale LAN telephony environments to tens of thousands of users.

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 20th, 2000 Jim Duffy

Better benchmarking is needed for Layer 4 devices

Life was simple at Layer 3. Because the IP routing function is so straightforward, benchmarking the performance of Layer 3 LAN switches engendered little confusion. But those days are over. With the arrival

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 16th, 1999 Kevin Tolly

Optivity ties together CTI and network management

Optivity 9.0, the latest release of Nortel Networks's infrastructure management software, will bring together the LAN/WAN and telephony worlds and provide the basis for Nortel's policy-based networking roll-out.Slated for a June release, Optivity

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: May 20th, 1999 Michael Martin