With its novel cloud-based configuration and app platform, Cisco's EA4500 is an interesting experiment, but the hardware itself fails to excite.
Although the next-generation 802.11ac Wi-Fi standard is still under development, several routers are available offering high throughput in the 5GHz frequency band.
AVM beefs up its range of 802.11n routers with a two-radio dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz), three-stream model that comfortably outperforms its single-radio predecessor.
German router manufacturer AVM adds LTE support to a pair of 802.11n models and introduces a new case design.
Western Digital is a recent entrant into the wireless router market, but its draft-802.11ac product holds its own against similar offerings from more established vendors.
Looking to upgrade your small-business LAN to 10GbE? Check out Netgear's new range of switches, which includes a 'lightly managed' 8-port model for around a thousand dollars.
The Fritz!Box 3370 broadband router will appeal to those who don't need AVM's customary analogue and DECT telephony features, but it's on the pricey side.
D-Link's network video recorder is aimed at small businesses requiring an IP-based video surveillance system that isn't too complex or expensive.