Networking & Wireless Articles

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ForeScout and AirWatch Tackle BYOD Together

Two network management companies have teamed up to create an approach that lets customers combine network access with mobile device management.

Brewster Academy Upgrades Wireless LAN To Accommodate More Mobile Devices

Brewster Academy, an independent college preparatory school in Wolfeboro, NH, has completed implementation of phase one of its new enterprise-grade 802.11n wireless local area network (WLAN), which delivers secure WiFi access to all of the school's academic areas.

How to Improve Mobile Coverage on Campus

Spurred by the BYOD trend, campuses are dealing with the need for enhanced mobile coverage--from basement classrooms to new construction. Three schools share their experiences establishing DAS networks.

Fluke Adds Agentless Device Visibility to Wireless Management

Fluke Networks has introduced new capability in its AirMagnet line that allows an organization to track wireless smart devices without having to deploy client software, such as an agent, on the device.

U Washington Lends Dark Fiber to Seattle Gigabit Project

The University of Washington is lending support to an initiative in its home city of Seattle to deliver an ultra high-speed last-mile fiber network to 50,000 homes and businesses in 12 fairly central neighborhoods.

Milwaukee School of Engineering Upgrades Wireless Network

The Milwaukee School of Engineering has upgraded its wireless network to provide improved Wi-Fi coverage and security for students and faculty.



New Aruba Wireless LAN Designed for Mobile App Delivery

Aruba Networks has announced the Aruba 7200 Series, a new wireless LAN platform with application intelligence and controls to optimize mobile application delivery.

Notre Dame Partners with Agilent for Wireless Research

The University of Notre Dame's Wireless Institute will partner with Agilent Technologies to research and develop multiple-input, multiple-output wireless technologies.

Sinclair CC Managing BYOD with Enterasys Technology

Sinclair Community College, a long-time customer of Enterasys Networks, has implemented an identity and access management application from the company to support its bring-your-own-device program.

Ohio University Moves to High-Capacity Wireless LAN

Ohio University is deploying a new 802.11n wireless local area network (LAN) with 135 wireless access points to accommodate the explosion of mobile devices accessing the network.