Category Archives: Networking

Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor's IP

Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s IP Pilot fish is the volunteer on-call IT department for a church where it’s been decided that the congregation should be able to use the church’s Wi-Fi. “Easy enough,” says fish. “The existing access points support a guest network. “Another IT volunteer sets up the existing APs in […]

Apple’s Dual SIM tech is right place, right time

Apple’s Dual SIM tech is right place, right time While only a handful of carriers will support Apple’s Dual SIM (eSIM) at first, its arrival within the new 2018 iPhone range heralds more rapid adoption of the technology in the future, as industry consensus has mostly been achieved. What is eSIM? The promise of eSIM […]

IDG Contributor Network: Networks for a yottabyte world

IDG Contributor Network: Networks for a yottabyte world The rate at which telecom networks are growing and changing is nothing short of fantastic. It’s always risky to embrace a new paradigm, but for network carriers and customers, the risks of waiting could be greater. Network function virtualization (NFV) and software defined networks (SDN) represent a […]

8 lesser-known videoconferencing options for work

8 lesser-known videoconferencing options for work 8 lesser-known videoconferencing options for work Image by Peter Sayer/IDG Services like Microsoft’s Skype for Business or Google Hangouts mean you no longer need to turn to a specialist conferencing provider to collaborate with distant colleagues “face to face.” To read this article in full, please click here Source: […]

CES 2018: The top 9 new products for the enterprise

CES 2018: The top 9 new products for the enterprise Alexa on Windows 10 PCs at CES 2018 Image by HP At CES 2018 everyone was talking about – or talking to – Amazon.com’s Alexa digital assistant. It’s omnipresent – around the home and in phones, cars and, increasingly, offices. You’ll probably even find it […]