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Wireless Networking Basics

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An Introduction to Wireless Networking Standards Way back in the early days of Wireless LAN (WLAN) development, there were a whole lot of folks trying different types of technologies to get wireless LAN communications to work.  Eventually some clear winners started to rise to the top and it was seen …

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Cisco Sells Linksys

Cisco sells links

Linksys finds new home with Belkin Linksys is undoubtedly the most well known consumer home router on the market today.  Aquired by Cisco in 2003,  Linksys had high hopes (and so did Cisco) of breaking into the emerging small business market as well as boost its consumer presence. But like …

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Was 2012 the Year of Cloud Computing?

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As we wave good-bye to 2012, we look back on what has happened this past year and see which technologies really took a foot hold in networking. There are two technologies that seem to have really stood out more so this past year than ever before.   Both Cloud Computing and …

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Citrix Netscaler To Be Acquired By Cisco?

There’s been a lot of chatter lately on the next possible acquisition deal that Cisco may embark on. It would seem that Cisco could be looking to buy the Netscaler Application Delivery (read: load balancer) platform from Citrix. In several articles posted online from Barrons, StreetInsider.com, and NetworkWorld, per analysts from Oppenheimer, Cisco …

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