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Gwynedd Mercy College Upgrades Wireless Network

Gwynedd-Mercy College in Philadelphia has replaced its legacy wireless local area network with a new system to provide students, faculty, staff, and guests with reliable Wi-Fi access across all four of its campuses.

B&K Rolls Out Dual-Channel Arbitrary Waveform Generators

B&K Precision this month launched a new line of dual-channel arbitrary waveform generators capable of generating waveforms up to 50 MHz.

It Takes A Community

There's good reason to step back--even when things are ticking along smoothly--and examine where we really stand in the world of broadband technologies. As comfortable as we might be when things seem to be working, there are visionary leaders who are reminding us that we could do better.

North Carolina State Rolls Out Automated BYOD Onboarding System

North Carolina State University has announced plans to automate mobile device registration and provide secure onboarding of devices connecting to its wireless network.

Gigabit Internet Service Coming to Student Housing at UT Austin

This fall, students housed in a new freshman residence by the University of Texas at Austin will connect to the Internet at speeds about 115 times as fast as the average home connection in the United States. Each user in each room in the Callaway House will be provided with a gigabit Internet amenity service, covered as part of the students' rent.

Network Access Control That Users Won't Hate

Even as schools strive to keep their networks and school data secure, they also want students to have a carefree, Starbucks-style wireless experience. NAC can help.



U of Arizona Plans Distributed Antenna System for Improved Cellular Coverage

The University of Arizona has plans to implement a distributed antenna system to improve cellular voice and data coverage and capacity for its stadium and surrounding areas.

Report: Computing Infrastructure Resources at Academic Institutions Up Substantially

Bandwidth availability and high performance computing is on the rise nationally on college campuses, according to data from the National Science Foundation's latest Survey of Science and Engineering Research Facilities.

San Diego State Deploys Access Management System To Deal with Growing BYOD

In an effort to deal with "exponential growth" of personal devices on its campus, San Diego State University is rolling out Aruba Networks' ClearPass Access Management System.

Flinders U Upgrades Campus Network To Support Advanced Mobility and Video Technologies

Flinders University in Adelaide, Australia has invested $14 million to build an intelligent network with advanced mobility and video technologies to support innovation, collaboration, and efficiency.