Education Campus Technology: Top 5 Future Ideas

In terms of networking, educational establishments are often at the forefront of the technology wave. For Universities, colleges and large schools alike, they have the opportunity to test out the latest and greatest innovations in networking – making the technology work for them, and then reaping the benefits of deploying at scale. 
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Cisco SD Access: Scalable Group Tags

One of the Cisco Digital Networking Architecture corner stone concepts is Software Defined Access (or simply, SD Access). One of the key components is the use of Scalable Group Tags (SGTs) and these form a cornerstone of the SD Access story.
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Cisco SD Access: Micro Segmentation Explained

In our series of blogs exploring Cisco SD Access, we took a look at What is SDA Fabric as an overview. In this blog we'll dig deeper and take a look at the concept of Micro Segmentation. Micro Segmentation is all about providing a level of granular network control never seen before. Let's take a look.
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What is Cisco SDA Fabric?

  I’ve recently been on a study tour with Cisco to look at the latest and greatest innovations in networking.  As an upfront intro, I’ve been a networking engineer for over 20 years now, with over 15 years of that as a CCIE. In a nutshell, I’ve lived and breathed command line, as every network engineer worth their stripes has. Why change something that[…]
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Cisco's ISE 2.X Software Release Lifecycle

Cisco ISE (Identity Services Engine) is an Enterprise grade AAA product that has been around for seven years.
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Wireless First: University Wi-Fi

  In this blog series, I wanted to explore what a Wireless First strategy looks like for a number of customer verticals.   Firstly, let me tell you quickly about us. We specialise in the design and delivery of large scale Wi-Fi networks. We do a lot of remediation work, upgrading Wi-Fi networks which don’t work well, and fault finding seemingly[…]
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Wi-Fi Presentation Series

At IPTel we are keen to bring you the best of technology, skills and up to date information from the Industry. We've put a series of presenters together to talk on subject of interest to our loyal blog readers. We're calling this our "Wi-Fi Presentation Series".
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Free eBook: Top 8 Secrets to Great Wi-Fi.

FREE eBook Download: Top 8 Secrets to Great Wi-Fi We all love Wi-Fi these days – whether at work, travelling or just at home with Netflix. Wi-Fi has become both ubiquitous and something we truly rely on for our day-to-day work; it’s become business critical for many companies.
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Wi-Fi Design and Implementation: Cisco 3800 Series AP

The Cisco 3800 series access point is a solid choice of AP from Cisco. The 3800 combines 802.11ac Wave 2 capability with the capability to add a module - so you can add a WiPS module or Hyperlocation to the AP.
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New Technology: Wi-Fi 6E and 6GHz Explained

The Wi-Fi Alliance has announced the name for the upcoming standard for the introduction of the 6GHz band to Wi-Fi. This will be a major, major update to Wi-Fi and be transformational to all Wi-Fi users. Read more below on the introduction of 6GHz to the Wi-Fi band: Wi-Fi 6E.   This blog is some of my musings on what might be – like most Wi-Fi[…]
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