Monday, June 15, 2015

iPhone 7 rumor rollup: Apple gets funny, iOS 9 drops hints

How to use enterprise Wi-Fi security in SMBs | First Look: How will Windows 10 play on tablets

Network World Mobile & Wireless

iPhone 7 rumor rollup: Apple gets funny, iOS 9 drops hints
Humor alert! Humor alert! Yes, as it relates to Apple.And I’m not talking about the standard eye-rolling stuff of corporate dog-and-pony shows such as last week’s Apple Worldwide Developers’ Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco. Nope, here we have Apple enlisting the aid of former SNL comic Bill Hader, who shares a humorous behind-the-scenes peek at what could have been at WWDC… Read More

WEBCAST: Netmotion Wireless

The World's Only Self-Diagnosing Connectivity Solution
Losing mobile connectivity is a productivity killer. Work stops while IT tracks the problem: is it the firewall? The VPN? The device? There is a better way. Join this on-demand webcast to learn how to diagnose connectivity problems faster, and track these issues to build an intelligent framework for a smooth-running mobile environment. Learn more >>

WEBCAST: Alcatel-Lucent

The Three Industry Trends Changing Enterprise IT
This webinar will look at how CIOs can leverage three intersecting trends – cloud, new technologies, and web-scale IT – to help their companies respond rapidly to new business opportunities. Learn More

How to use enterprise Wi-Fi security in SMBs
No matter what size your business, using WPA2 security is a good first step to protecting your Wi-Fi network. Don't blow it by using the standard's not-so-secure PSK mode. Read More

First Look: How will Windows 10 play on tablets
Is Windows 10 friendlier?The immediate gripe about Windows 8 when it was released in October 2012 was that it worked best on tablets (and other touchscreen devices), but felt hobbled when used with traditional keyboard-and-mouse. So how does Windows 10, which Microsoft has been trying to make friendlier for desktops and notebooks, fare on tablets?To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More

Report: Blackberry's next devices could run Android
Beleaguered smartphone manufacturer Blackberry could go Android with its next device, abandoning development of its own platform in the interest of getting a much more robust ecosystem of apps into the hands of its few remaining users, according to a report from Reuters. Read More


Collaboration 2.0 Death of the Web Conference
This new study from Ovum and by LogMeIn is based on a survey of over 3,900 full time professionals worldwide regarding their collaboration and meeting-related behaviors and activities. Learn More

Review: Single sign-on tools offer impressive new capabilities
Since we last looked at single sign-on products in 2012, the field has gotten more crowded and more capable. A number of new vendors have come to ply their wares, and a number of old vendors have been acquired or altered their products.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More

New products of the week 06.15.2015
New products of the weekOur roundup of intriguing new products. Read how to submit an entry to Network World's products of the week slideshow.AOP ConnectKey features: AOP Connect, a unique online portal that allows organizations unprecedented access to their intellectual property research results and offers secure interaction with global researchers. The platform offers the ability to leverage results of all of a client’s previous AOP Studies for new purposes. More informationTo read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More

LTE subscriptions to surpass 1 billion this year
More plans, networks and cheaper smartphones helping propel growth Read More


Re-Evaluating the Role of "Traditional" Audio Conferencing
The audio conferencing market is changing and buyers are starting to move from traditional audio conference providers to integrated audio and web conferencing solutions. Learn More

DARPA seeks high-speed inter-satellite communication technology
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency this week announced a program called "Inter-Satellite Communication Links (ISCL)" it hopes will see the development of lightweight, low-power, and low-cost inter-satellite communications technology that could be used in a wide range of small Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites. Specifically, this program seeks to develop ISCLs with the highest practical data rates while having a per-link average weight of less than 2 pounds and an orbit-average power dissipation of less than 3 watts, DARPA stated. Read More

Cloud fears fizzle, mission-critical deployments sizzle
Not long ago, the prospect of outsourcing mission-critical applications to a cloud service provider made IT managers cringe. Despite promises of agility, scalability, and the elimination of infrastructure management headaches, there were serious concerns about security and regulatory compliance.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More

Enterprise mobility slowed by security concerns
While mobile technology continues to move forward in all parts of the business, security issues threaten to slow the progress, according to attendees at this week's MobileIron's user conference. Read More


11 pointless but awesome Linux terminal tricks

Here are some great Linux terminal tips and tricks, each one as pointless as it is awesome.


As network pros you understand that the value of connections increase as the number of connections increase, the so called network effect, and no where is this more evident than in professional relationships. Join Network World's LinkedIn and Facebook communities to share ideas, post questions, see what your peers are working on and scout out job applicants (or maybe find your next opportunity).

Network World on Facebook

Network World on LinkedIn


1. Don't call it Linux! And other things that tick off Richard Stallman

2. 9 hot enterprise storage companies to watch

3. Attacking IT security firm was 'silly thing to do,' says Kaspersky

4. 19 free cloud storage options

5. How to use enterprise Wi-Fi security in SMBs

6. No GA yet for Cisco's enterprise SDN

7. Outgoing Cisco CEO Chambers fesses up to mistakes, touts company's grit

8. Cisco Live!: In pictures

9. Top techie Father's Day gifts

10. Peeping into 73,000 unsecured security cameras thanks to default passwords

Join the IDG Contributor Network

The IDG Contributor Network is a collection of blogs written by leading IT practitioners about the technology, business opportunities and challenges you face everyday. We invite you to participate by applying to be a contributor today.

Do You Tweet?
Follow everything from on Twitter @NetworkWorld.

You are currently subscribed to networkworld_wireless_alert as

Unsubscribe from this newsletter | Manage your subscriptions | Subscribe | Privacy Policy

When accessing content promoted in this email, you are providing consent for your information to be shared with the sponsors of the content. Please see our Privacy Policy for more information.

If you are interested in advertising in this newsletter, please contact:

To contact Network World, please send an e-mail to

Copyright (C) 2015 Network World, 492 Old Connecticut Path, Framingham MA 01701

** Please do not reply to this message. If you want to contact someone directly, send an e-mail to **

No comments: