Articles By Howard Solomon

EastLink to upgrade network in suburban Halifax

EastLink to upgrade network in suburban Halifax

Halifax-based cable company EastLink is investing more than $1 million to upgrade its communications network in the nearby East Hants...

March 12th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Israeli chipmaker releases new mobile WiMAX processor

Israeli chipmaker releases new mobile WiMAX processor

Altair Semiconductor has released a mobile WiMAX baseband processor to handheld device and mobile manufacturers. The company said its ALT2150...

March 12th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Sophos endpoint suite adds network access control

Sophos endpoint suite adds network access control

Sophos has become one of the few makers of endpoint security suites to include network access protection as an integrated...

March 12th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Mitec cuts loss in Q3

Mitec cuts loss in Q3

Mitec Telecom, a Canadian maker of radio frequency products for service providers, said it lost $1.4 million in its recent...

March 12th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Nortel partners testing 40Gbps-plus technology on existing infrastructure

Nortel partners testing 40Gbps-plus technology on existing infrastructure

At at time when carriers are just swallowing 10 Gigabit per second technology, Nortel Networks says will soon let them...

March 11th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Cisco CSO shows how to foster security savvy

Cisco CSO shows how to foster security savvy

Security is too important to leave solely to the IT department, say Cisco System officials. That’s why the company hired...

March 10th, 2008 Howard Solomon
The battle for the data centre

The battle for the data centre

Last month Cisco Systems unveiled its future. It’s merely a big switch, but if some industry analysts are to be...

March 9th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Nortel raises hopes for IPTV with new app server

Nortel raises hopes for IPTV with new app server

Television over the Internet – known to many as IPTV – is the technology landline operators hope will let them...

March 9th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Sun, Mitel to release turnkey telephony box

Sun, Mitel to release turnkey telephony box

Eight months after revealing an OEM partnership to create a joint enterprise communications solution, Mitel Networks and Sun Microsystems are...

March 5th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Avaya, Polycom push video

Avaya, Polycom push video

Amir Hameed and Jack Shemavon have been the tag team for converged communications applications for the past few weeks.Hameed, director...

March 4th, 2008 Howard Solomon