Networking & Wireless

Michigan District Rolls Out 802.11n To Support Mobile Learning Initiative

In an effort to support laptops, tablets, and handheld devices used by teachers and students, a small Michigan school district has rolled out a new 802.11n wireless network on all of its campuses.

Boise School District Upgrades Wireless to 802.11n

Boise School District has begun upgrading its wireless infrastructure to 802.11n. The Idaho district, which has about 28,000 people--including students, teachers, and other staff--began migrating onto Aerohive gear back in August 2010.

Colorado District Rolls Out WiFi for 1:1 Initiative

Colorado's Fountain Fort Carson School District 8 has overhauled its wireless network to support what has evolved into a vigorous 1:1 mobile computing initiative in its schools.

From Zero to Wireless in 4 Essential Steps

A mobile learning effort requires a speedy and stable wireless network. That means making sure to meet a few imperatives.

Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 Arrive Feb. 16

Microsoft Wednesday released Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 to its equipment manufacturing partners.

Leviton Launches Opt-X Unity 40/100G MTP Fiber System

Leviton Network Solutions this week released its new Opt-X Unity 40/100G preterminated MTP fiber system, the first 24-fiber MTP cabling system on the market.

Extron IP Control Processors Manage AV Components over Ethernet

Extron has rolled out two control processors that can remotely access, troubleshoot, and monitor entire AV systems and their individual components through an Ethernet connection.

Rural Kansas District Rolls Out 802.11n

Following a year-long review period and site survey, Ulysses Unified School District 214 in Kansas has deployed an 802.11n wireless network across all of its campuses.

New Hampshire District Ramps Up Wireless

Two districts in New Hampshire have deployed a centrally managed wireless network in an effort to improve performance and enhance network security

Microsoft Releases Free MAP 5.5 Toolkit

Version 5.5 of the Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit was released early this week.