Fortinet’s new FG 280 POE handles security for smaller networks

Cozumel, Mexico – High-end network security solutions firm Fortinet Inc. is going after the smaller network operations and the SMB space with some of its latest appliance releases. The foundation of the company’s

Published on: January 13th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

How smaller firms can make the move to VoIP

Given the importance of telephone systems, refreshing the technology can be daunting. However, for small and midsized businesses who consider upgrading from a PBX to VoIP, the benefits are clear and, with proper

Published on: October 5th, 2010 Sheena Finnegan

Netgear offers ideal firewall for small shops

Netgear, despite its consumer roots, has been making network equipment for small and midsized businesses for years. The ProSafe FVS336G, though awkwardly named, is the result of that experience: it's easy to install,

Published on: August 24th, 2010 James E. Gaskin

SF cyber attack a wake up call for Canadian IT managers

A cyber attack that virtually hijacked the controls of more than 60 per cent of San Francisco's municipal network should serve as a wake up call for IT managers in Canadian government jurisdictions,

Published on: July 17th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Prepping your corporate network for voice and video

To meet changing business needs, companies are starting to add voice and video to their networks.When doing so, however, thoroughly assessing the network's capacity to handle the new media is an excellent practice,

Published on: May 23rd, 2008 Vawn Himmelsbach

Simple ways to speed up WAN traffic

Optimizing and accelerating traffic across the WAN no longer requires searching for exotic solutions -- there are a variety of appliances available from which admins may choose. Simply install an appliance on both

Published on: February 11th, 2008 Keith Schultz