Networking & Wireless

Meraki Enters Wired Market, Introduces Network as a Service Pricing

Meraki is taking Cisco head-on and entering the wired networking gear space with the release of two new routers intended for branch deployment. However, the company, which up until now has specialized in catering to the wireless space, continues its practice of pushing device management into the cloud.

Virginia District Rolls Out Multi-Campus Wireless

The Isle of Wight County School District (IWCSD) in Smithfield, VA has implemented an Aerohive wireless local area network throughout its school campuses.

Siemon Addresses Physical Layer Security with Fiber Optic Lock

Siemon, a company that produces network cabling and related hardware, has released a line of locks specifically to prevent unauthorized access to unused fiber optic network ports.

Exinda Updates Application Acceleration Appliance Operating System

Exinda has updated ExOS, the operating system that runs on its application acceleration appliances. Exinda's technology helps IT administrators monitor and prioritize network traffic and control network access in order to improve application performance.

Motorola Intros WiNG5 WLAN Architecture

Motorola Solutions has introduced WiNG5 WLAN, an 802.11 wireless network architecture aimed at helping IT departments offer high quality and maintain the flexibility necessary to keep pace with evolving infrastructure and technology.

Brief: Meraki WiFi APs Get Performance Boost, Price Drop

Meraki has released a couple of new access points (APs) in its 802.11n family, boosting performance and lowering cost.

New Jersey District Boosts Bandwidth for Classroom Instruction

Glen Rock Public Schools in New Jersey has upgraded its telecommunications network in an effort to improve performance and functionality while cutting costs.

Use It or Lose It: What To Do with Your Wireless Spectrum

Your unused wireless spectrum is in jeopardy of being repossessed next spring. Leasing it is your best option.

Welcoming Mobile Technology

A high school in Ohio welcomes students to bring their devices on campus to take advantage of the institution's new WiFi service, both in and out of the classroom.

Teaching Without Wires

By cutting its networking wires, Hollis Brookline High School in New Hampshire is providing faculty, administration, and students a more seamless Internet experience.