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Does HDTV Have a Chance?

So, analog broadcasting is set to cease on 19FEB08. That should be something to see! It's been talked about for 20 years. At first, we were told we had to have HDTV because Japan had it. Later, ..
(January 13, 2009)
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How Can VoIP Support Small Business Growth?

Here's the question . . . . how can you convince your management that a VoIP solution will support your small business? The best argument for VOIP is lower communication costs . . . but it's not the ..
(August 22, 2008)
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Part I - Tier 1 Or Tier 2 Bandwidth Provider - Which Would You .

I would have to say “It Depends". The first question you should ask is “how is the Internet bandwidth going to be used?" Suppose your company has one really big client, and that your ..
(August 22, 2008)
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Part II - Tier 1 Or Tier 2 Bandwidth Provider - Which Would ..

Assuming you only have only one connection, and all other things being equal (e. g. pricing, distance, bandwidth, connection to satelite offices, etc), I would seriously consider a Tier 2 provider ..
(August 22, 2008)
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Part III - Tier 1 Or Tier 2 Bandwidth Provider - Which Would ..

For many companies the prime criteria in making this decision is . . . .network uptime. If you're running a 24x7, mission critical (lifesaving, or 24 hour corporate) infrastructure, it pays off ..
(August 22, 2008)
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What is the Best Way to Get a Cheap Cell Phone Plan?

Before you run right out and buy the first cell phone you see . . . . get yourself an education first. Make sure you ARE getting the best deal. For sake of discussion . . . let's say you're getting ..
(August 13, 2008)
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Is VoIP the Right Solution For Your Small - Medium Size ..

So you think VoIP is the cats meow . . . . and just the right solution for all your business communication needs. Are you sure? The truth is . . . . it depends what your business is as to how VOIP ..
(August 13, 2008)
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What Applications Require Major Amounts of Bandwidth For a ..

What would you identify as applications that significantly increase your business needs for internet bandwidth for limited periods of time (i. e. - for a day, a week, a month, 3 months, etc. )? If ..
(June 18, 2008)
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Does Anyone Care About WiMAX?

Apparently Intel swears by it, but does anyone else really care? We are already surrounded by several technology mediums that will allow us to stay connected: pre-4G LTE (UMTS Rev 8), 3G (UMTS), 2G, ..
(June 24, 2008)
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Can iPhone 3G Compete With BlackBerry?

According to a recent survey addressed to 105 CIOs in USA by Sanford Bernstein and published by Financial Times, business is ‘yet to be convinced by iPhone’. ". . . The findings, part of .
(June 29, 2008)
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Metro Ethernet Or MPLS Which is the Best Choice For Your WAN ..

If you could choose only one technology for your wide area network . . . . metro ethernet or MPLS . . . . which would you choose and why? Keep in mind this is not a simple bandwidth solution ..
(July 12, 2008)
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Can Anyone Challenge Cisco For Leadership in Network and Data ..

When it comes to network providers and data equipment vendors can anyone really compete with Cisco? The perception may be no. But the reality may be far different. Or at least a little muddy. Yes, ..
(July 23, 2008)
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What You Should Consider For a WAN Optimization Solution

You're evaluating your WAN (Wide Area Network) and wondering how you can optimize performance across the network. What are you're realistic options for a solution? Keep in mind that this isn't ..
(July 30, 2008)
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How Do You Choose a T1 Or DS3 Bandwidth Provider For Your ..

Choosing a T1 or DS3 bandwidth carrier or provider depends on location, budget, goals/priorities, and the type of application being served. The best provider depends on exact address, needs, and a ..
(July 10, 2008)
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Why Should You Buy an iPhone 3G?

Apple is supposedly going to release its new iPhone 3G in a few days from now. Why should YOU buy it? Here a few random thoughts on the question. . . . . If you use your phone mostly for calls and ..
(June 08, 2008)
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What's The Difference Between A Data Center And Colocation For .

To make the best decision on how to meet your company's network infrastructure needs you must understand what is the difference between a data center and a collocation arrangement. What can each do ..
(April 08, 2008)
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What Do You Consider When Evaluating Hardware For Your Network .

When you are placed in the unenviable position of having to make decisions on selecting a hardware solution for your company's network infrastructure . . . . LAN or WAN . . . . the evaluation process .
(April 10, 2008)
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SHDSL -- Why Hasn't It Replaced SDSL?

Are you frustrated by the pace of connectivity improvements? For how many years has (small) business been stuck with SDSL for affordable connectivity? SHDSL was supposed to supplant SDSL as of 2003 ..
(June 30, 2007)
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Set Up Tips For A Virtual Private Network

Many businesses considering a Virtual Private Network (VPN) to cover their internet and database applications share the same set-up concerns. You want to know the most efficient and cost effective ..
(February 17, 2007)
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Is VoIP A Good Choice For Telephone Systems?

Many businesses apply VoIP much like electronic voting machines have been done- a solution in search of a problem. They get VoIP not because it's better, or provides things they need, but because ..
(March 23, 2007)
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Common Questions On T1 Bandwidth - With Practical Answers

Confused about T1 bandwidth? No need to be any longer. Here's some of the most commonly asked questions . . . . with practical answers to set you straight and on your way to confidently utilizing ..
(March 23, 2007)
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Distance Restrictions In Rural Applications....DSL vs T1

Here's a question often asked by those in rural areas needing dedicated bandwidth for their network applications. "If someone wanted to have a T-1 line (or fractional T-1) installed in a very rural ..
(March 07, 2007)
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What's The Relationship Between Bandwidth And Latency?

So what's is the relationship between bandwidth and latency? If your internet connection speed has the proper bandwidth, why does latency slow it down? Or does it? Just how exactly does latency ..
(February 24, 2007)
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