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Wireless-N on Both Ends

…this dynamic technology can be made radically more useful by utilizing Wireless-N at both the device (PC, gaming console, set-top box) and router (access point) levels? Installing a Wireless-N router in your home is the first step to establishing a network that is capable of supporting today’s most bandwidth-hungry applications, like HD (high-definition)-video and simultaneous gaming/web-surfing. To take full advantage of these innov…


Kazakhstan Goes Green

…) have been expanding their infrastructure on IPoDWDM for some time now. Additionally the world’s largest gaming festival (Dreamhack in Sweden) used IPoDWDM on the CRS-1 two years back. Earlier this month, Kazakhtelecom announced their deployment of IP NGN based on IPoDWDM technology. They are deploying IP/MPLS for routing packets on CRS-1 platform and DWDM for optical transport on ONS15454 MSTP in the core. The CRS-1 platform includes int…


Adapters Debunked

…nd we’re not done there. Play online games with the same vigor as you compute with a Dual-Band Wireless-N Gaming adapter. Plugging right into your Ethernet-enabled gaming console, it gives you the freedom to get your game on without wires. If you’re USB-port inclined, look into getting a Dual Band Wireless-N USB adapter, complete with WPA2 encryption for the ultimate online security. After determining which adapter best suits your nee…


Warning: Network Not Included!

…best electronic entertainment today demands network connectivity for full enjoyment. Take the popular console gaming systems. Some of the best features, like the ability to play against digital competitors from around the globe, are only available when you’re connected to the Internet. And if you’re getting a set-top box or a DVR, wouldn’t it be nice to enhance the experience by selecting premium and free on-demand entertainme…


Virtual Worlds is now Virtual Environments

…unch in 2007. We have posts on virtual web based environments (mostly as relates to events), augmented reality, gaming, and of course virtual worlds so it seemed only fitting to change the name to more accurately reflect the content being shared. The growth of the topics covered via this blog became very clear when I went to create this round up of articles on all things virtual. The articles included cover: augmented reality systems t…