When Flow Control is not a Good Thing

Disable Flow Control to improve throughput in mixed Fast and Gigabit Ethernet LANs.

ooma Review: P2P VoIP with a risky twist

How much would you pay for 3 years of free VoIP calls? Start up ooma is hoping the answer is $400 - $600.

How To: Setting up FreeRADIUS for WPA & WPA2 Enterprise - Part 1

Using passwords with WPA or WPA2 wireless security can be less secure than you might think. This How To will show you how to add a RADIUS server to your wireless network so that you can step up to "Enterprise" strength.

Wintec ties up with Eye-Fi on Wi-Fi SD card production

Linksys WRT600N Review: Dual-Band 11n comes to Linky-land

Linksys fans will find a lot to like in this long-awaited top-of-the-line simultaneous dual-band Draft 2.0 11n router.

Vint Cerf warns over net address limits

Need To Know: Jumbo Frames in Small Networks

Jumbo frames can help you extract more throughput from gigabit Ethernet, but they require more than flipping a bit. This SmallNetBuilder tutorial will get you up to speed on Jumbo Frame basics.

Nokia, Motorola and Qisda plan to launch WiMax devices and handsets in 2008

How To Fix Your Wireless Network - Part 2: Site Surveying

The second installment of our series shows you how to use equipment you already have to scan the airwaves for problems.

Hole discovered in Wi-Fi 802.11n Draft 2.0 certification test

SmallNetBuilder has discovered a hole in the Wi-Fi Alliance's 802.11n Draft 2.0 test suite that can allow Wi-Fi Certified products to interfere with existing wireless networks, in direct violation of a mandatory Certification requirement.

8 Port Gigabit Switch Roundup

There are many reasons to choose one gigabit switch over another. But performance isn't one of them.

D-Link reveals WiMax plans

Apple AirPort Extreme Reviewed: Dual-Band Draft 11n for Everyone

With good wireless performance, gigabit ports and built-in print and file servers, Apple's Airport Extreme Gigabit has a lot to offer both MacOS and Windows users.

Linksys RV042 Reviewed: Solid Dual WAN, VPN Performer

The Linksys RV042 packs a lot of small-biz routing features into a compact chassis.

D-Link sees continuing shipment growth for 802.11n products in Q4

Draft 11n ≠ 100 Mbps Ethernet

If you're starting to believe that draft 11n will make wired connections obsolete, you better read this before cashing in on all that scrap copper.

100 Gb/s Internet2 completed

San Diego (CA) – At its Fall 2007 member meeting, the Internet 2 consortium announced that its updated infrastructure is ready to go online and provide an initial capacity of 100 Gb/s to researchers and educators.    

How To Fix Your Wireless Network - Part 1

If you've just about given up on troubleshooting your wireless LAN, give our new How To a try. Part 1 provides with some basic WLAN knowledge to start you down the path.

QNAP TS-209 Pro review: Mini-server or NAS? You decide!

Last year, when we did a review of the TS-101 from QNAP, we found it to be a powerful little NAS with a few drawbacks, the main one being limited availability in the US. Now, a year later, QNAP has improved their US distribution channels, and has come out with the TS-209 Pro Turbo Station, a higher-end unit geared more toward business users than home users.

IOGEAR Wireless USB Hub and Adapter Review: Deja Vu all over again

"Certified" Wireless USB may have killed off its "Cable Free" competitor. But its first-generation "dongle-and-hub" products look like more of the same--expensive and slow.