New Zealand wireless network operator Broadcast Communications Ltd. (BCL) is to trial a WiMax network targeting urban centers. The move could see BCL abandon its stance of only servicing rural and remote New Zealand, and position it head-to-head with the country's only other national network operator, Telecom New Zealand Ltd. (Telecom).
Bell Canada is teaming up with global network operator Infonet Services Corp. to provide a seamless data link for enterprises with multinational connection needs. It's a smart move on Bell's part, according to one industry observer.
With new software to be launched by RSA Security Inc. on Sept. 4, users will be able to authenticate their identities with their mobile phones on Web sites and corporate networks that use RSA's SecurID authentication system.