Top

Category: Featured


Featured, Hardware

The 25Mbps standard is one year old – see the updated status

August 10, 2016

Via: Andy Melman

The proposal of FCC chairman Tom Wheeler (dating January 2015) regarding the minimum broadband standard of 25Mbps further turned into an yearlong controversy where opposing parties disputed how much broadband is enough for usual customers. The industry claims that the […]


Featured, Wireless

What are the dilemmas in copper moving out to let fiber in?

July 27, 2016

Via: Andy Melman

Telecommunications copper cables mainly belong to the group of outside plat cables (aerial cables, duct/buried cables, last link wire cables) and to the group of central office cables, which serve for signal transmission within buildings. Another producer describes their copper […]


Featured, Security

Network monitoring tools: take a walk down this lane for some of the best options

July 6, 2016

Via: Andy Melman

Any network, small or complex, needs a comprehensive network monitoring tools base that enables the network administrators to track network behavior and events, in order to intervene if necessary. The network monitoring tools come in software or software-hardware form The […]


Featured, Hardware

Disruptions in telecommunications: equipment-focused expectations

June 21, 2016

Via: Andy Melman

The Service Provider Telecom Equipment market could become $26 B higher by 2019 (considering the entire 2014-2019 period), compared to the previous 2008-2013 situation, according to this report from 2015. The ongoing and upcoming changes in telecommunications were expected to […]


Featured, Hardware, Software

How Internet video streaming takes on cable

June 6, 2016

Via: Andy Melman

In its early times, cable television slowly pushed aside over-the-air broadcast TV until no customers were left for this first streaming technology. Now it seems to be the time for cable television to feel the pressure of online TV and […]


Featured, Hardware, Software

What is the future shape of telecommunications? (2016 Telco trends)

May 23, 2016

Via: Andy Melman

While various industries reflect progress and change to certain degrees and with different speeds of pervasion, the telecommunications industry stands right in the middle of all the new tech disruptions. This environment is highly prone to innovations, and its specific […]


Featured, Monitoring, Security

Network monitoring – enjoy an useful cyber-sentinel

May 18, 2016

Via: Russel Edwards

In-depth cyber defense sees the process of stopping attacks as being only half of the protection activity. Going to the roots of the incident or of the event and thus preparing the system in order to fend off future similar […]


Featured, Hardware, Software

Meet seven of the A-list enterprise networking giants

May 6, 2016

Via: Andy Melman

This list comprises seven companies currently dominating the networking marketplace. Since the multitude of entities worth listing required a selection criteria, here are seven companies, which have only “A” (capital letter) names. Enjoy our A-list with interesting facts on the […]


Featured, Wireless

Is toll-free data illegal, unethical or none of the previous?

March 21, 2016

Via: Andy Melman

Whether you know it as toll-free data or as zero-rating system, the concept that has raised quite a few discussions lately in the telecom world translates into a specially tailored carrier service that facilitates the users’ access to certain internet […]


Featured, Wireless

Do you need to recharge? No, I am on zero power tech

March 11, 2016

Via: Andy Melman

Unless some brave new technology emerges and quickly catches up with the existing Radio Frequency (RF) sensor network, it looks like the Internet of Things will be RF-based. Various embedded sensors have already established their presence with the vendors, the […]