Articles By Toni Kistner

Mixed messages of telework’s future

Mixed messages of telework’s future

Nearly one-third of the U.S. workforce — 44 million people — is expected to work from home this year, an...

August 11th, 2004 Toni Kistner
Wireless and weirdness prevail in Vegas

Wireless and weirdness prevail in Vegas

One thing everybody agrees on - Comdex ain't what it used to be. Not only were big names like IBM...

November 20th, 2002 Toni Kistner
New spins on work/life balance

New spins on work/life balance

By now, practically anyone you ask can name at least two or three benefits of telework. Although it's a great...

November 5th, 2002 Toni Kistner
Teleworkers get VPN service

Teleworkers get VPN service

With a field full of IP Security and Secure Sockets Layer-based VPN products and services geared to teleworkers, most do...

August 11th, 2002 Toni Kistner
Of smart bar glasses and sensual homes

Of smart bar glasses and sensual homes

"Thanks for getting back up on that horse. And thanks to the consumer," was how Trisha Parks, president of research...

May 27th, 2002 Toni Kistner
When wireless networks collide

When wireless networks collide

A few weeks back I raised the question whether interference with 2.4GHz cordless phones made 802.11b network technology unfit for...

April 28th, 2002 Toni Kistner
NetSilica debuts secure remote file access product

NetSilica debuts secure remote file access product

Chris Hastings had a problem. The manager of network security at Nashville's Vanderbilt University Medical Center had installed a VPN...

April 21st, 2002 Toni Kistner
Nortel extends VoIP to teleworkers

Nortel extends VoIP to teleworkers

Nortel Networks Corp. recently unveiled two new voice-over-IP products built specifically for enterprise teleworkers and call centre environments. Remote Office...

April 18th, 2002 Toni Kistner
Firewall program aims to protect remote offices

Firewall program aims to protect remote offices

The firewall market is a pretty wild and woolly place. You've got hardware and software products targeting big companies and...

April 7th, 2002 Toni Kistner
What’s behind RIM’s new BlackBerry 5810?

What’s behind RIM’s new BlackBerry 5810?

More than a year ago, I gave up my cell phone in favor of the Research In Motion Ltd. BlackBerry...

March 10th, 2002 Toni Kistner