The 60 GHz band to be used with the 802.11ac will add a huge amount of bandwidth, but risks signal loss over distance. "Beamforming" could solve the problem.
PCs aren't disappearing, but an industry forecast is further evidence of the move to mobile.
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State and local election officials contributed data on polling places and ballot to an AT&T-led effort that can help get informed voters to the polls.
The public sector has moved toward cloud computing, but has it been enough of a catalyst to ensure interoperability?
In the six-month pilot, users will be able to post requirements that developers can try to fill with existing or custom-made solutions.
It’s all about spectrum allocation, and devices with access to the 60 GHz band, 802.11ac devices would have enough to transmit uncompressed video, for example.
Sandia Labs’ virtual Android network is part of a larger project to emulate large-scale networks to help understand and defend complex online environments.
Innovative security, a friendly (for real) cross-platform interface, and handy support for telework and BYOD could do a lot for public-sector organizations
The wireless Internet service, widely used in Europe, is being expanded in the United States by Internet2, the University of Tennessee and the National Science Foundation.
A team from Indiana University frames PlaceRaider as a potential tool for burglars, but what if it got into government buildings?
The emerging WiFi standard could double the speed of your agency's wireless network ... once you have the equipment to take advantage of it.