Category Archives: IT Strategy

Fewer than a third of large EU companies have BYOD policies

Fewer than a third of businesses in Europe with more than 1,000 employees have a formal ‘bring your own device’ (BYOD) policy, but almost all British businesses (97%) have suffered or anticipated a BYOD security breach, according to a new study. Samsung surveyed chief information officers (CIOs) and IT decision makers at 490 European companies […]

Xirrus Announces Industry-First Dual-802.11ac Radio Access Point

On Tuesday, 8 October 2013, Xirrus announced an expansion to our 802.11ac solution with the introduction of the XR-630 AP featuring ACExpress™. The XR-630 is the first AP of its kind to support 802.11ac on both radios, enabling 100% 802.11ac operation and a clear path to migrate to the new standard over time. While traditional […]

Janet6 Goes Live

UK JANET Network Scales Towards 400Gbps A £30 million overhaul of the UK’s higher education computing network JANET has been completed. Dubbed JANET 6, the project has been managed by the higher education IT consortium Jisc. It has 10 times the capacity of the current system and aims to satisfy the demand of UK universities […]