Wired/Wireless — when things will REALLY take off
I think we’re getting to the point where wireless will really take off in large businesses. To be sure, a lot of businesses have deployed wireless LANs to some degree, but I think things in this market get really interesting when the WLAN architectures merge with the wired network infrastructure. Here’s a great example:http://www.networkworld.com/newsletters/wireless/2006/0327wireless2.htmlUnifying wireless LAN controllers into ethernet switching platforms, in this case the Catalyst 6500, really helps drive down the incremental operational costs required to operate wireless networks. We heard several large customer say just this recently. Here’s to more pervasive wireless!