11 October 2018
A Scottish secondary school is claiming a world first with the deployment of a pilot wireless network that uses LiFi technology.
Pupils at the Kyle Academy in Ayr are using a high-speed wireless internet connection that uses light, rather than radio waves used in Wi-Fi, to transmit data.
By using light waves, LiFi is said to offer “unprecedented” bandwidth. At Kyle Academy, it is expected to significantly enhance the connectivity of the classroom and enhance the learning environment for pupils.Find out more
11 October 2018
The percentage of exclusively on-premises workloads has fallen “dramatically”, according to new research by Sumo Logic.
For its third annual State of Modern Applications and DevSecOps in the Cloud report, the company found that suchworkloads have decreased from 26 per centin 2017 to 16 per cent this year, indicating that the number of organisations building digital properties in the cloud is increasing.Find out more
08 October 2018
Ontix has signed a new strategic partnership with Westminster City Council that promises to deliver “world class” wireless service to residents, businesses and visitors across the London borough.
The wireless IaaS provider says that following a competitive tender, it was awarded a 10-year concession contract giving it exclusive rights to deploy small cells on the council’s street furniture and lampposts.Find out more
25 September 2018
Vodafone has selected Juniper Networks as one of its SD-WAN vendors for its enterprise-focused Ready Network SDN portfolio.
The mobile operator says its portfolio will comprise flexible, cloud-based services that are designed to help enterprises to compete effectively using agile, open and fast infrastructure with zero-touch deployment.Find out more