February 10th, 2016|Comments Off on Finally – the death of the 2.4GHz spectrum
On February 3rd, Cisco released a joint statement (http://bit.ly/1T7Niet) with Apple that announced the death of the 2.4GHz spectrum. The 2.4GHz band, often referred as the Universal Band, was the primary spectrum leveraged when initial Wi-Fi standards were first introduced 17 years ago. Over the years, this spectrum has become jammed with traffic; it offers only 3 non-overlapping channels of which many devices and technologies make use. 2.4Ghz was the [...]
February 10th, 2016|Comments Off on 10 Ways Wi-Fi Makes Your Valentine’s Day Connection Stronger
For centuries, flowers and chocolates have been the go-to gifts for couples looking to amp up the amore on Valentine’s Day. There’s nothing wrong with these time-honored traditions, but have you ever stopped to consider the wonderful ways in which Wi-Fi fuels the flames of love? Whether you’re looking to impress your latest crush or show your true love how much you care, let Wi-Fi be your connection-cupid this Valentine’s [...]
February 9th, 2016|Comments Off on FierceWirelessTech Interviews Xirrus CEO Shane Buckley on NYC Public Wi-Fi
Xirrus CEO Shane Buckley was recently interviewed by FierceWirelessTech for the article NYC Wi-Fi hubs raise security concerns, reflecting how Xirrus’ leadership in the industry is drawing others to our expertise. The story highlights New York’s ambitious proposal to deploy thousands of new Wi-Fi hotspots across the city, with Buckley adding a much-needed perspective on the security risks that such a massive public network would entail. While the free Wi-Fi [...]
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