wifi & hotspots

Best mesh Wi-Fi 2019

Tired of patchy Wi-Fi? Maybe it's time to upgrade to a mesh system
20 Dec 2019
wifi & hotspots

Ubiquiti Networks UniFi UAP FlexHD review: Delightfully discreet

A small but mighty wireless AP, with enterprise-class management services thrown in at no extra cost
18 Dec 2019
wifi & hotspots

Industrial Wi-Fi 6 trial reveals blistering speeds

The Wireless Broadband Alliance is confident about its enterprise applications in Industry 4.0
5 Dec 2019
Network & Internet

IT Pro Panel: Taking the pain out of networking

Can new technologies like SD-WAN help make networking less of a headache for IT teams?
28 Oct 2019
Rural telecoms
Network & Internet

Government and network operators back £1bn rural 4G scheme

Creation of the Shared Rural Network will see rivals cooperate to extend coverage in hard-to-reach areas
25 Oct 2019
wifi & hotspots

Zyxel Multy Plus review: SMB-friendly mesh Wi-Fi

A mishmash of management apps but Zyxel’s Multy Plus is easy to deploy and delivers superfast mesh networks
25 Oct 2019
wifi & hotspots

How to boost your business Wi-Fi

Eight steps to a trouble-free Wi-Fi upgrade
22 Oct 2019
wifi & hotspots

Netgear Insight Managed WAC540 review: Well-rounded Wi-Fi

A tri-band AC3000 wireless AP that delivers good performance and smart cloud management
7 Oct 2019
Fibre cables
Network & Internet

‘Too many hurdles’ for 2025 full-fibre pledge

Government pledges additional funds but much of this will go towards installing gigabit connections as a stopgap
30 Sep 2019
wifi & hotspots

EnGenius EWS357AP review: Future-proof your network

A low-cost Wi-Fi 6 business access point that delivers good performance and free management software
24 Sep 2019
Network & Internet

Three strengthens 4G network with L-band rollout

Customers can expect more reliable speeds as the operator bridges the gap with 5G connectivity
20 Sep 2019
Broadband and telecoms
Network & Internet

Urban-rural broadband divide persists, despite rhetoric

Select committee questions how much priority the government is actually giving to helping rural businesses
18 Sep 2019
Network & Internet

Government pours £30m into boosting rural 5G

DCMS also launches consultation on reducing the barriers to building out and sharing networking infrastructure
27 Aug 2019
wifi & hotspots

Asus RT-AX88U review: The next step in Wi-Fi technology

Wi-Fi 6 finally hits the mainstream, and it’s as fantastic as it is expensive
29 Jul 2019
The Google Street View Camera against a stormy background

Google settles Street View privacy storm for $13 millio

The tech giant was accused of harvesting data from unencrypted Wi-Fi connections nearly a decade ago
22 Jul 2019
wireless router
Network & Internet

Users advised to shift Wi-Fi band from 2.4Ghz to 5.0Ghz

The performance of 2.4GHz connections are weaker despite assumptions this band is better for range
4 Jul 2019
Data in a tunnel for analytics

What is bandwidth?

We look at how bandwidth works, and why your internet connection sometimes slows to a crawl...
1 Jul 2019
wifi & hotspots

Draytek VigorAP 903 review: Seamless self-healing mesh wifi

A great choice for SMEs that want easily deployed wireless mesh networks at a very affordable price
27 Jun 2019
Network & Internet

Zyxel Nebula Control Center 2019 review

Cloud network management doesn’t get much easier or more affordable
21 Jun 2019
5G and Wi-Fi 6 keynote address
Network & Internet

Cisco Live reveals industry confusion over 5G and Wi-Fi 6

Cisco is keen to remind customers that one network tech will not replace the other
13 Jun 2019
wifi & hotspots

Netgear Insight Managed WAC510 review

It’s only an AC1300 AP, but offers good performance and slick cloud management
3 Jun 2019
wifi & hotspots

Upgrade your wireless APs

The latest business-class wireless access points deliver a fast, reliable network connection, plus crucial security and management features
3 Jun 2019
wifi & hotspots

Linksys LAPAC2600C review: Easy cloud networking for SMBs

An affordable Wave 2 AP that’s strong on performance and features
31 May 2019