Articles By Howard Solomon

Astaro upgrades gateway; WildPacket boosts Omnipeak

Astaro upgrades gateway; WildPacket boosts Omnipeak

Astaro Corp.’s Security Gateway has now hit version 7.2, with improvements that allow IT managers to recognize, classify and block...

May 20th, 2008 Howard Solomon
SuperTube from Engage; Location tagging from PixSense

SuperTube from Engage; Location tagging from PixSense

Engage Communication has multiplexed its IPTube’s T1/E1 Circuit extension over Ethernet solution. The SuperTube option combines four T1/E1 circuits into...

May 20th, 2008 Howard Solomon
When the ‘discontinued product’ notice hits your desk

When the ‘discontinued product’ notice hits your desk

As a small provider in the suburbs north of Toronto, Aurora Cable is cautious with its spending. The 43-year old...

May 20th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Canada ranks in top 10 of OECD broadband users: Report

Canada ranks in top 10 of OECD broadband users: Report

Canada ranks ninth in broadband penetration among the 30 members nations of the Organization of Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD),...

May 19th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Canadian regulator to re-examine its hands-off Internet policy

Canadian regulator to re-examine its hands-off Internet policy

Until now, Canada’s broadcast regulator has kept its hands off the Internet and whether providers such as telecommunications and cable...

May 14th, 2008 Howard Solomon
CRTC turns down ISPs’ call for temporary injunction against Bell

CRTC turns down ISPs’ call for temporary injunction against Bell

An association of Internet providers has lost its bid to get a temporary injunction stopping Bell Canada from throttling Internet...

May 13th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Nortel says study it funded proves its point

Nortel says study it funded proves its point

A study funded by Nortel Networks proves the company’s contention that communications connectivity is about to explode, the company says,...

May 12th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Bell adds another CDMA/GSM handset, BlackBerry software for small businesses

Bell adds another CDMA/GSM handset, BlackBerry software for small businesses

Bell has added another smartphone that runs on two networks to its offerings. The Samsung ACE is a Windows Mobile-based...

May 11th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Bell union members start voting; new set-top testing tool coming

Bell union members start voting; new set-top testing tool coming

Voting begins this week on the third proposed contract renewal between Bell and its 5,000 services and craft workers in...

May 11th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Small Canadian network equipment maker makes U.S. acquisition

Small Canadian network equipment maker makes U.S. acquisition

A Canadian maker of network access and transport products for telecommunications providers and enterprises has bought a competitor to expand...

May 11th, 2008 Howard Solomon