Wi-Fi

Smartphones, tablets, Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), and mobility make fast, reliable wireless access a must for the enterprise. As with the rest of the networking world, however, the Wi-Fi landscape can be a challenge to navigate. Enterprise Networking Planet's Wi-Fi news, features, and expert guides can help you choose between 802.11n and 802.11ac and decide which wireless access points (APs) best suit your needs.

Inside the Interop 2014 Wi-Fi Network [VIDEO]

Why is Ruckus only using 5GHz on the show floor and why are there more access points deployed this year than last?

HP Set to Deliver on SDN Vision

HP announces availability of SDN security product originally known as Sentinel and new cloud managed Wi-Fi capabilities.

Aruba Promotes Mobility Defined Networking

Security and MDM integration get baked into Aruba's software.

Xirrus Adds More 802.11ac Wi-Fi Options

Xirrus aims to make high-speed Wi-Fi more affordable with Linux powered XR-620 access point.

ONS 2014: 6 SDN Solutions to Watch

Vendors gathered on the Open Networking Summit expo floor to showcase software defined networking solutions. Here are six that caught our eye.

802.11n vs. 802.11ac: Which Wireless Will Work for You?

From 802.11n to 802.11ac, enterprises have more Wi-Fi choices than ever.

A Look at Ruckus Wireless ZoneDirector Remote Control

Wi-fi vendor offers new mobile app for remote WLAN administration. We take a look at what it does and what it doesn't do.

Wireless in the Warehouse

Warehouse environments pose unique challenges for Wi-Fi connectivity. Here are some of those challenges—and some benefits.

Connecting the Big Games

The San Francisco 49ers and the Denver Broncos talk stadium connectivity for the increasingly wired future.

Wi-Fi or 4G? What Does #GenMobile Prefer?

Wi-Fi beats 4G LTE and telecommuting beats raises, according to Aruba study.

Case Study: Le Pain Quotidien Chooses Ruckus Wireless Over Cisco

Le Pain Quotidien needed a better Wi-Fi solution. Here's why the company turned to Ruckus Wireless for their wireless network.

802.11ac Wi-Fi Gets Speed Boost to 7 Gbps

New extension to 802.11ac high-speed wireless standard gets approved by IEEE.

Belkin Brings Back Linksys WRT Wi-Fi Router

Iconic Wi-Fi router gets a refresh in first product update since Cisco sold Linksys to Belkin.

Xirrus Expands Outdoor Wi-Fi Portfolio

New XR-2425H, 4-radio, 300Mbps 802.11n Array set to deliver wireless connectivity to outdoor locations.

Xirrus to Speed Up Wireless with Dual-802.11ac AP

Networking vendor introduces low-cost, cloud-managed dual-radio 802.11ac Wi-Fi AP to support next-generation wireless infrastructure needs.

Aruba Puts Wi-Fi Management in the Cloud

Aruba Networks brings Wi-Fi access point management into the cloud with Aruba Central.

The Wi-Fi Tech Behind Oracle Team USA's America's Cup Win

Wind wasn't the only wireless power source behind Oracle Team USA's big victory this week. Wi-Fi technology also played a key role.

Cisco Expands Meraki Cloud Wireless Portfolio

Cisco adds a third radio, dedicated to security functions, to new cloud-controlled wireless AP.

Juniper Shows Its Rugged Side

Test LN2600 aims to bring connectivity to outdoor environments.

What is the Future of Wi-Fi? [VIDEO]

The CEO of the Wi-Fi Alliance talks about Passpoint, 802.11ac, 802.11ad (WiGIG), and cognitive radio cellular/Wi-Fi convergence .

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