Tag: wlan

The Case for Cloud Wi-Fi

The Case for Cloud Wi-Fi As the modern workforce has become more mobile, businesses of all sizes and shapes have started to rely more and...

WiFi/cellular integration won’t be enough to save Cisco/Ericsson deal

Cisco and Ericsson have added a combined WiFi offering, called Evolved WiFi Networks (EWN), to their portfolio, but the announcement has done little to...

Ruckus – a strong buy for Brocade, Juniper isolated again

Pity poor Juniper. The networking company’s alliance with Ruckus Wireless last summer raised hopes that it would strike it third time lucky in the...

Juniper fills WiFi hole with Ruckus alliance

With HP buying its current WiFi partner Aruba, the router maker taps Ruckus to offer wired/wireless solution to enterprises Juniper has been left out in...

WiFi going software-defined

The role that software-defined networking (SDN) will play in the future of networking equipment and IT operations will continue to grow and evolve as...

Dell partners with Aerohive, perhaps to fill Aruba gap

The enterprise WiFi world is in flux, following Hewlett-Packard’s decision to acquire Aruba.  Not only will that significantly strengthen HP’s somewhat shaky competitive position,...

HP acquiring Aruba to revive flagging enterprise WiFi fortunes

The enterprise WiFi market has been a story of consolidation and landgrab since Cisco acquired Airespace, the biggest of a high profile clutch of...

WiFi Alliance enhances Passpoint as momentum mounts

Operators are demanding truly carrier-class WiFi far sooner than the standards can fully deliver, but progress is steadily being made with the two key...

FON expands its homespot model into businesses

FON, the grandfather of the homespot idea which is revolutionizing many carriers’ wireless models, is expanding more heavily into business locations, a move which...

California cities support Hotspot 2.0 roaming

The Hotspot 2.0 standard has been slower than expected to penetrate public WiFi net-works, but it is gathering pace in the US, where the...