Shaw gets new CEO, stays mum on wireless plans

Despite appointing a new leader during its quarterlyconference call on Friday, Shaw Communications Inc. isn’t changing its tune onthe progress of its wireless network — that is to say the cable giant stillrefuses

Published on: October 22nd, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

European wireless investment overtakes wired

Large enterprises are now spending more on wireless infrastructure than on wired infrastructure, according to the latest research from Motorola.The Vanson Bourne research study entitled 'Cutting the ties that bind' looks at wireless

Published on: December 10th, 2008 Tom Jowitt

Telus confirms it’s pondering switch to GSM

Telus is looking at the pros and cons of abandoning its CDMA wireless network and moving to the more internationally common GSM standard, a senior company executive has confirmed, a move that would

Published on: May 7th, 2008 Howard Solomon

Federation of Security Professionals

The arrival to Canada this spring of the Zune music player, Microsoft Corp.’s answer to Apple Inc.’s popular iPod, will likely be yet another removable device that enterprises will consider a network security

Published on: January 9th, 2008 Kathleen Lau

Muni Wi-Fi best practices from California

IT officials from three California cities detailed their experiences earlier this week with trying to set up municipal wireless networks, efforts that have yielded varying degrees of success.Speaking during the MuniWireless conference in

Published on: October 24th, 2007 Paul Krill

Startup may sue FCC over handling of wireless plan

M2Z Networks Inc. may sue the U.S. Federal Communications Commission after the agency turned down its request for radio frequencies for a national broadband wireless network. On Aug. 31, the FCC rejected M2Z's

Published on: September 13th, 2007 Stephen Lawson

Australian management school inks wireless deal with Nortel

The Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM has signed an agreement with the Australian division of Nortel to drive joint training and marketing activities for wireless network technology in Australia over the next

Published on: August 9th, 2007 Sandra Rossi

School’s e-learning program gets a wireless boost

A Sydney-based private girls school, Loreto Normanhurst, has implemented wireless broadband to improve its e-learning program. The BigAir service which was implemented by channel partner Netlan, will allow the school to effectively use

Published on: July 5th, 2007 Sandra Rossi

Beware Free Wi-Fi

The next time you're at an airport looking for a wireless hot spot, and you see one called "Free Wi-Fi" or a similar name, beware — you may end up being victimized by

Published on: March 15th, 2007 Preston Gralla