Tag: network


Nokia, China Mobile Complete Live Trials of AI-powered 5G RAN

January 25, 2021

Via: The Fast Mode

Nokia and China Mobile (CMCC) last week announced that they have successfully completed live trials of an AI-powered radio access network (RAN) over CMCC’s network. Utilizing CMCC’s 4G and 5G networks, the companies completed an AI-based real-time user equipment (UE) […]


Samsung’s 5G RAN Solutions Receive Common Criteria Certification for Network Security

January 25, 2021

Via: The Fast Mode

Samsung Electronics recently announced that its 5G RAN solutions received a Common Criteria (CC) certification against the Network Device collaborative Protection Profile (NDcPP), an internationally recognized IT security standards. The company’s certified base stations are the first 5G products to […]


Helping Your Organization Adopt Network Automation

January 19, 2021

Via: NetCraftsmen

IT automation offers an increase in productivity and a reduction in risk. But your networking team’s transition to using network automation can be challenging. Here are some tips that managers and executives can use for leading the change. PREPARE FOR […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

How to reboot a broken or outdated security strategy

January 18, 2021

Via: CSO

An enterprise security strategy should be like a weather report: subject to frequent updates. Allowing a security plan to fall out of sync with current and emerging threats, as well as evolving enterprise technologies and interests, can open the door […]

Analysis, Monitoring, Monitoring&Analysis

Ookla: How did the network hold up in 2020?

January 13, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

2020 was a tough year for humans — and for networks. As daily lives were interrupted and people stayed home rather than travel or gather for work, school or entertainment, there was an accompanying flip-flop in network traffic patterns: Far […]


55 rounds in, C Band auction clears $78 billion in bids

January 6, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

After 55 rounds of bidding, the Federal Communications Commission’s auction of midband satellite spectrum has raised about $78.5 billion in bids. Prices are slowly settling for most of the licenses on offer, with demand equalling the supply of licenses for […]


Best Wi-Fi extenders of 2021: top devices for boosting your WiFi network

January 5, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Consider getting one of the best Wi-Fi extenders to help you out if your network is not reaching everywhere it needs to go. While mesh Wi-Fi routers may get the job done to cover a large area or a busy […]


AT&T, FirstNet detail network recovery in Nashville

January 4, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T says that it has largely completed the initial recovery and restoration of mobile and wireline services, after a Christmas morning explosion in which a Tennessee man blew up his recreational vehicle in front of one of its central offices, […]


How to deploy 802.1x for Wi-Fi using WPA3-Enterprise

December 28, 2020

Via: Networkworld Security

Wi-Fi Protected Access 3 (WPA3) has brought significant security improvements to Wi-Fi networks, particularly WPA-3Enterprise, which includes tweaks to make authenticating to the network more secure. One of these is has to do with 802.1x authentication that is used to […]


Kagan: Weakest link in AI chain is the human factor

December 23, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Artificial Intelligence is one of the most exciting, amazing and powerful new technologies we have ever developed. However, there is a flaw with AI. Whether it is helpful or hurtful, right or wrong, good or bad depends on one thing. […]