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video and voice streaming

Break the Bottleneck: Smooth out your business’s voice and video streaming with QoS

Prioritize your network traffic to ensure consistent quality.

On-the-fly office: Transform your hotel room into a productive workspace with these essential tools

With this monitor, modem, and more, you'll have everything you need to take care of business.

Netgear R6100

Netgear announces low-priced 802.11ac Wi-Fi router

The dual-band R6100 will retail for just $100.

Wi-Fi Alliance announces 802.11ac certification program

Consumers and SMBs can finally be assured that 802.11ac networking products will be compatible, even though the IEEE has not ratified the standard.

8 essential features you need in a business router

It's not enough to offer the latest wireless standard. Make sure the router that will support your office is up to snuff with these core features.

The next home-networking revolution will be wired

This is not yesterday's clunky ethernet, nor today's flaky wireless. The new HDBaseT standard uses just one cable for all data and power.

security

Popular home routers contain critical security vulnerabilities

Thirteen popular home and small office routers contain security problems that could allow a hacker to snoop or modify network traffic, according to new research.

SDNs aren't just for data center networks

Google is using OpenFlow to interconnect data center over a WAN, and startup Glue Networks is targeting Cisco's installed base of WAN routers as a sweet spot for its SDN WAN offerings.

PARC spin-out launches Kickstarter campaign to disrupt home networking market

PowerCloud Systems is looking to Kickstarter to bring its Skydog home network system with a cloud-managed Wi-Fi router to market.

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Juniper to unveil new advanced switch, promises networking improvements

SDNs are a way to make networks more programmable through software so that they can be reconfigured quickly and functionally extended more easily.