Networking

Security is not a one-time activity, but an evolving part of the IoT ecosystem

Ideas to keep IoT and home network safe and secure

Internet of Things (IoT) has an impact on how we interact with the world around us, since the Billions of things from televisions, refrigerators and cars to smart meters, health monitors and wearable devices and many more elements are going to talk to each other. The data that moves around the IoT will provide information about each one of us but the biggest challenge is to protect that information. If you understand the IoT concept as the ability of the devices to connect and transfer data among themselves, we observe that it is currently becoming a reality in the consumer...

Li-Fi technology is a new type of wireless connection that uses light sources instead of microwaves to transmit data

LiFi technology is already 100 times faster than WiFi

LiFi technology with which many researchers pretend to make us forget about WiFi and whose main feature is that it is based on light, has just reached a new milestone since we now learn that not only can it offer a wide Band or stability that WiFi could never reach, but now, thanks to this latest research, it is up to 100 times faster .   Curiously, the researchers behind this project have been working to solve one of the problems that this type of technology has, such as the fact that the light must be on at all times...

The new D-Link Wi-Fi router Ultra AC3200 is a neutral tri-band router

D-Link router will catch both design and performance

Although it is usual that the router try to pass by unnoticed beyond where we place at home, D-Link has given the appearance of your new model quite important. But not only design the appeal of this model. The New D-Link router named D-Link Wi-Fi Ultra AC3200 is a neutral tri-band router (May 2 GHz, a 2.4-GHz) with six external high gain antennas to improve coverage. Inside are a dual-core 1 GHz and four Ethernet ports for external devices processor, plus one USB 3.0. With its triple band, the new router allows connection speeds of up to 3200 Mbps. Also...

The D-Link DHP W311AV system integrates QoS and Green technology to enter standby mode when no activity is detected on the network

D-Link Is Selling Its Wifi Repeater PLC D-Link DHP W311AV

D-Link has already confirmed that the PLC can act as a WiFi access point is on the sale. The model is the D-Link DHP W311AV, Powerline equipment capable of delivering a maximum operating speed of 500 Mbps. This kit includes the adapter DHP 308AV, which is the device that connects to the router and put in an electrical outlet to distribute the Internet connection throughout the house, and the adapter DHP W310AV, which is the true protagonist and most interesting part of this set. This PLC will connect into an outlet in the area in where you have an Internet...

Devolo Network Adapters has two connectors so you can connect to two different devices simultaneously

Devolo Network Adapters Dlan 500 Duo And Duo Plus

The German company devolo has introduced two new network adapters, designed to harness the Internet connection through the electrical current. The models devolo dLAN 500 duo and devolo dLAN 500 duo + are connected to the network and then to a device such as a desktop PC, a laptop, a television, a Blu-ray player or a games console. Each adapter has two connectors so you can connect to two different devices simultaneously. In addition, with the push of a button you can protect your network with 128-bit AES encryption. The price of the kit with two adapters from devolo dLAN...

It is here that there is an increasing shift to adopt virtualisation technologies that maximise performance from an IT stack through multi-tasking and auto-scheduling of processor intensive tasks such as e-mail exchange

Trends in IT: Which Direction is Virtualisation Heading?

As cloud computing redefines IT as an enabler of enterprise, virtualisation is becoming the engine room for business innovation and growth. It is the capability of a cutting-edge virtual hardware stack that is helping businesses to differentiate in new and exciting ways. Here we discuss two major trends that will see the future of IT deployment evolve even further in the cloud, driven with great flexibility by resilient and secure virtualisation platforms. Trend 1: Multi-Core Processing Power As end users demand greater awareness and transparency from IT, its capacity to process big data will hold the key to next-generation customer...

Mini Xplus Android Mini PC with improved heat dissipation

Mini Xplus Android Mini PC with improved heat dissipation

The Mini Xplus just been adjusted and is back in stock. Reportedly, the new device now provides a better ventilation to improve heat dissipation. The baseplate is separated from its housing, thus allowing increased airflow. The Mini Xplus is basically a tiny PC running on the operating system Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. It features an ARM Cortex-A8 Allwinner A10, 512 MB of RAM, 4GB of onboard storage and microSD card slot for expansion. Read also: Giada i51 Mini entertainment PC in Europe The Mini Xplus has Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n (external antenna), 2 USB 2.0 ports, and of course, HDMI. It...

Mini router to share the 3G connection

In recent times, TRENDnet have launched a kind of mini USB router in order to have shared connections with whoever we want. Now we have another premiere, which will be in demand this summer: it is the TRENDnet TEW 656 BGR, which allows us to share the Internet connection between several people (or rather, among several laptops). The beauty of this device is its size (very small) and easy to transport (very light), compared with other routers . The wireless connects easily to the back of the screen of any laptop and is heavy to carry to where we moved....