Network & Internet

Singtel’s GENIE stuffs a 5G network in a suitcase-sized box
Genie 5G system
5G

Singtel’s GENIE stuffs a 5G network in a suitcase-sized box

The platform allows enterprises to set up 5G network on-premises in under an hour
13 Apr 2021
New DNS vulnerabilities put millions of IoT devices at risk of hacking
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Internet of Things (IoT)

New DNS vulnerabilities put millions of IoT devices at risk of hacking

NAME:WRECK affects four popular TCP/IP stacks
13 Apr 2021
What is virtualisation?
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VMware

What is virtualisation?

Ever wondered what virtual machines are and how they work? Here's our guide to virtualisation
12 Apr 2021
LINX reports peak data traffic record of over 6Tbps
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Network & Internet

LINX reports peak data traffic record of over 6Tbps

Internet usage continues to surge in wake of last year's mass shift to remote working
12 Apr 2021
Five benefits of cloud document storage for remote working
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cloud storage

Five benefits of cloud document storage for remote working

How the cloud has kept us connected to vital information in the face of lockdown
9 Apr 2021
Verizon recalls millions of hotspot devices due to fire hazard
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wifi & hotspots

Verizon recalls millions of hotspot devices due to fire hazard

Lithium-ion battery can overheat on 2.5 million Ellipsis Jetpack mobile hotspots
9 Apr 2021
Our 5-minute guide to cloud-managed networking
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cloud management

Our 5-minute guide to cloud-managed networking

Learn why cloud-managed networking is growing in popularity with businesses
8 Apr 2021
DrayTek Vigor 2927Lac review: A secure all-rounder
DrayTek Vigor 2927Lac
wifi & hotspots

DrayTek Vigor 2927Lac review: A secure all-rounder

Ideal for SMBs and remote workers seeking a security router with top-notch WAN redundancy features
6 Apr 2021
Port of Southampton becomes Verizon's first private 5G customer in Europe
Port of Southampton
5G

Port of Southampton becomes Verizon's first private 5G customer in Europe

The deal will support technologies like IoT, real-time analytics, and machine learning across the site
1 Apr 2021
How smart city tech could help us return to ‘normal’
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Internet of Things (IoT)

How smart city tech could help us return to ‘normal’

IoT, 5G and big data will be critical to our post-pandemic recovery
31 Mar 2021
IBM offers quantum industry’s first developer certification
Quantum Computing
Network & Internet

IBM offers quantum industry’s first developer certification

The company hopes this it help companies and research institutions get their workforce “quantum-ready"
31 Mar 2021
VMware patches critical flaws in vRealize AI platform
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hacking

VMware patches critical flaws in vRealize AI platform

The two vulnerabilities could have given attackers access to admin credentials and file writing access
31 Mar 2021
Facebook and Google plan new undersea cable to Asia
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Network & Internet

Facebook and Google plan new undersea cable to Asia

The proposed cable would connect North America, Indonesia, and Singapore
30 Mar 2021
Netgear WAX610 review: Wi-Fi 6 at a price you’ll love
Netgear WAX610
wifi & hotspots

Netgear WAX610 review: Wi-Fi 6 at a price you’ll love

This Wi-Fi 6 AP offers good performance, excellent cloud-management features – and fantastic value
30 Mar 2021
Netmask flaw allows hackers to bypass server access controls
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Network & Internet

Netmask flaw allows hackers to bypass server access controls

The vulnerability could leave thousands of networks open to server-side request forgery
29 Mar 2021
How to measure your network bandwidth
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broadband

How to measure your network bandwidth

It’s actually more about measuring your throughput
26 Mar 2021
What is SSID?
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broadband

What is SSID?

We look at what SSID is and how it is used to connect devices to the internet
26 Mar 2021
What is SMTP?
SMTP
mail servers

What is SMTP?

Have you ever wondered how your email gets to its recipient?
26 Mar 2021
What is bandwidth?
Data in a tunnel for analytics
broadband

What is bandwidth?

We look at how bandwidth works, and why your internet connection sometimes slows to a crawl...
25 Mar 2021
TP-Link Omada EAP265 HD review: A cloudy Wi-Fi 5 access point
TP-Link Omada EAP265 HD
wifi & hotspots

TP-Link Omada EAP265 HD review: A cloudy Wi-Fi 5 access point

An affordable Wi-Fi 5 AP with good performance and smart cloud management
25 Mar 2021
EU needs to invest €300bn in 5G to remain competitive, research group warns
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Infrastructure

EU needs to invest €300bn in 5G to remain competitive, research group warns

The EU currently invests only €16.4 billion (£14bn) per year in mobile networks
25 Mar 2021
Best Wi-Fi routers 2021
wireless router
Network & Internet

Best Wi-Fi routers 2021

Poor Wi-Fi coverage or slow speeds? Here are the best routers and access points to give your connection a boost
24 Mar 2021
Sierra Wireless halts production after ransomware attack
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ransomware

Sierra Wireless halts production after ransomware attack

The attack, which brought down the IoT firm's internal IT systems, also prompted the company to withdraw its Q1 2021 guidance
24 Mar 2021