Wi-Fi

Why Do Network and Application Performance Need to Be Superior?

Question: Is there still a need for more network capacity and performance enhancements to fixed and mobile networks? Answer: Yes! And tomorrow’s tactile Internet needs and requirements will be met by 5G, Wi-Fi6 and FTTH innovations that support emerging applications (and new services that are just in the ideation phase today). At the beginning of […]

March 19, 2020

NETWORKING

Cisco Transfers OpenRoaming Standard to Wireless Broadband Alliance

OpenRoaming, the zero-touch standard for connecting to Wi-Fi access point quickly and securely, is now a standard, as Cisco transfers the specification to the Wireless Broadband Alliance.

March 18, 2020

NETWORKING

Everything you ever wanted to know about OpenRoaming and Cisco DNA Spaces

Join Cisco on March 24th at 10am PDT for a live webinar on two game-changing technologies. Learn how OpenRoaming and Cisco DNA Spaces take seamless onboarding beyond connectivity, delivering rich location analytics that result in a more engaging experience for guest users. 

February 18, 2020

HIGH TECH POLICY

Cisco’s Annual Internet Report Measures Future Growth in Cyberattacks Associated with the Acceleration of Technology

Cisco today launched its Annual Internet Report, which assesses mobile, Wi-Fi and fixed broadband networking with quantitative projections on the growth of users, devices and connections over a five-year forecast period (2018–2023). The most alarming finding: the number of cyberattacks will double by 2023. Specifically: Cyberattacks will double from 9 million in 2018 to 15.4 million […]

February 18, 2020

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Is this the Golden Age of the Internet? (Perhaps the Best is Yet to Come)

This week, we released the first Cisco Annual Internet Report (2018 – 2023), a global, regional and country-level forecast with analyses that assess digital transformation across fixed broadband, Wi-Fi, and mobile (3G and below, 4G, 5G) networks.The new report provides quantitative projections (over a 5-year period) on the growth of Internet users, devices and connections as well as network performance and new application requirements.

December 18, 2019

NETWORKING

Enterprise Networking in 2020: 5 Trends to Watch in Wireless, SD-WAN, More

Networking isn’t what it used to be. The epicenter of networking has moved from company-owned datacenters to the cloud. Wireless networks also change how we connect our locations together, how we think about security, the economics of networking, and how we take care of them. 2020 is going to be an exciting year, where Wireless is not just Wi-Fi or 5G—it’s both.

December 16, 2019

NETWORKING

12 Great Gifts for the Network Pro Who Has Everything

Struggling to find that perfect gift for the budding network admin in your life? Or maybe even the CIO? Relax, we have you covered, with gifts at all expense report levels. The Stocking Stuffer Velcro Cable Ties, about $3 for a roll of 25 This is the gateway drug to keeping an orderly network. Wrap […]

December 5, 2019

NETWORKING

How Wi-Fi 6 overcame one of the toughest wireless environments on the planet

Mettis Aerospace has been at the forefront of metallurgical innovation for over 80 years, and now relies on network connected sensors, cameras, and robotics to manufacture their products. Cisco and its partners play a role in Mettis' forging, machining and sub assembly for the aerospace and defense sectors.

November 19, 2019

NETWORKING

Stay Connected in Digital Spaces with OpenRoaming

Enabling customers, guests, and employees to automatically join wireless networks without passwords is good. Identifying their location, in real-time, to provide them with a personalized experience is even better.