Category: Networking

Networking, Tech

How to save on mobile plans: Look beyond the Big Four carriers

June 8, 2017

Via: Computerworld

Forget everything you thought you knew about buying mobile phone service. Remember the days of the subsidized phone wrapped inside the pricey two-year carrier contract? That’s a distant, unpleasant and expensive memory. Right now, the smart — and increasingly common […]

GPS, Networking, Tech

Data: Lifeblood of the Internet of Things

May 24, 2017

Via: InformationWeek

As computing power becomes increasingly distributed into the devices and infrastructure around us, the data generated by those devices will invariably play a larger role in our businesses and everyday lives. Between my role at Seagate in Cupertino and the […]

Networking, Tech

Apple is testing 5G: Why this matters to the iOS enterprise

May 24, 2017

Via: Computerworld

Faster, more stable, capable of supporting more devices and equipped to handle life in the fast lane, 5G technology is the next wave of networking, and Apple is deeply involved in testing and developing the standard. What does Apple hope […]

Networking, Tech

Goodbye cable; hello gigabit broadband

May 19, 2017

Via: TechHive

I’m finally getting to practice what I’ve been preaching: I cut the cord on pay TV this month and signed up for ultra-fast, fiber-based broadband. Having much faster access to the internet isn’t a benefit I need to explain, of […]

Networking, Tech

SAP wants to help enterprises learn from their smart devices

May 17, 2017

Via: Networkworld Cloud Computing

SAP has added machine learning to its Leonardo IoT software suite to help businesses handle data gathered from smart devices more intelligently. It unveiled the additions to Leonardo  — and a cloud of other news — at its customer conference, […]

Networking, Tech

Comcast, Charter tag-team on wireless to stay competitive

May 8, 2017


Two of the largest cable companies in the US will work together to compete with other giants on providing wireless services. Comcast and Charter hope their combined size will help them to negotiate better contracts that in turn would mean […]

Networking, Tech

T-Mobile sheds light on 600MHz spectrum transition

May 2, 2017

Via: Phone Dog

T-Mobile spent nearly $8 billion on 600MHz spectrum in all 50 states, and the magenta carrier has said that it plans to begin deploying those airwaves this year. While we wait for that to happen, T-Mo has shed a bit […]

Networking, Tech

The Era of 5G: What Does It Mean for Businesses?

April 21, 2017

Via: MobilityTechZone

Not too long ago, Ericsson – a brand in networking technology – showed off what could be the future of mobile networking through its demonstration of mmWave 5G during the 2017 MWC. That demonstration was followed by a tour across […]

Networking, Tech

12 tips to curb data usage in Android

April 20, 2017

Via: Computerworld

At a time when a great deal of business is conducted on the go using smartphones, it’s become even more important to be conscious of how much data you’re using. Whether you’re using your own phone or one issued by […]

Networking, Tech

Redefine the Future of Networking

April 19, 2017

Via: Wireless Xirrus Blog

Riverbed has announced a definitive agreement to acquire Xirrus, a leading provider of next-gen, cloud-enabled Wi-Fi networks. While this will surely expand the power of Riverbed’s own SD-WAN solution SteelConnect with an industry-leading Wi-Fi solution for Enterprises and Service Providers, I believe the bigger impact will be in setting a new bar for how distributed networks should be […]