With the rise of PDAs, Blackberries and mobile phones, the demand for wireless service inside large buildings is increasing every day. Leila Nouri, director of product marketing at MobileAccess, discusses one wireless infrastructure option called Distributed Antenna Systems, or DAS, which is both scalable and cost-effective.
Having just read that Google is taking up residence at Moffett Field, a storied air base in Mountain View that is home to NASA's Ames Research Center, among others, I realized there's a great opportunity for Google to learn a little about high end security, at least the kind that secures a perimeter, fends off unwarranted access, and punishes miscreants with true Old Testament fervor.
The BBC is reporting on a trend in UK standardized math tests towards "easier, shallower and less demanding" examinations. Here in Massachusetts, I was working with our school psychologist to identify new interventions for special education students based on their standardized test scores.
Do we really need two open source office suites?
See Carl Icahn blast Jerry Yang and Yahoo Chairman Roy Bostock over a compensation plan to fend off a Microsoft bid. See Roy tell Carl he's manipulating facts and using allegations from a complaint that has no merit.
Time Warner Cable systematically “ripped off” consumers with false and misleading statements, the L.A.
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol, also known as DHCP, is a networking protocol whereby IP addresses are handed out to computer clients (servers, workstations, tablets, or smartphones for instance) from...
I really thought that most of my users were beyond the "Is it plugged in?" mode of tech support.
The company will cut the jobs and some offshore Indian call-centre work in a bid to 'improve responsiveness' and 'remove duplication'
Having had so much success with Ubuntu on the older "test" laptop (Fujitsu-Siemens Lifebook S2110), and not expecting to want to try Vista on the newer Fujitsu Lifebook S6510 again anytime soon, I decided to try installing Ubuntu 8.04 (Hardy Heron) on the S6510.
If business' costs are to get into line with those of our global economic competitors, health care must become an individual right, whose costs are imposed on everyone and whose limits are defined by the political system.
A thinkbroadband.com report suggests urban areas still trump the countryside for broadband speeds, despite an Ofcom report to the contrary
A leaked Pentagon report said Lockheed Martin, the world’s largest defense contractor, failed to "provide the requisite definition and discipline to properly plan and control complex, multi-billion dollar weapon systems acquisition programs." This allegation casts doubt on Lockheed's ability to manage large programs, including major IT initiatives, successfully. Lockheed should be the poster child for careful project management rather than a symbol of incompetence, greed, and waste.
The company has said manufacturers will be able to sell Windows on low-cost desktops until 2010, suggesting an extension of XP's lifespan
Verizon Wireless said Thursday that it will buy Alltel to beef up its network for about $28.1 billion.
Spammers are taking advantage of Google's free Analytics service to track the performance of spam campaigns and boost their business.
I'm really ill at the moment, so I'll post this for the time being and see how I get along in the next few days. This is how students truly feel about technology; once it's become obsolete or worthless, it's time to give up and find something new.
Much like a Porsche boxer engine -- only much, much smaller -- scientists from the IBM Zurich Research Lab and the Fraunhofer Institute in Berlin are working on a microchip that uses micro pipes of water to cool itself, IBM announced this morning.The chip's components are built in a three-dimensional stack instead of side-by-side on a silicon wafer.
Be careful what you service-orient, you just may get it