SD-WAN and the Enterprise, to boldly go?

With all the fanfare of a JJ Abrams reboot, cloud-managed SD-WAN is being heralded as the next generation of branch connectivity.  With human-friendly management tools and promising a reliable, warp-speed…

Keeping Your Cellular Modem Secure

Console servers with internal cellular modems give you a wireless broadband IP connection for high-speed access to your remote sites. And Opengear Failover to Cellular™ provides continued Internet connectivity for…

Edge Computing: Moving out to the edge

In today’s demand driven world, there are two universal requests from internet users across the globe – more and faster. As organizations from a wide range of industries clamored for…

In the News: Hundreds of thousands of Cisco switches attacked

In the last couple of weeks, there have been multiple reports of hackers exploiting a security vulnerability in Cisco Smart Install Client tool to attack hundreds of thousands of network…

Meltdown and Spectre, What You Need To Know

UPDATED - April 16, 2018 Meet Meltdown and Spectre, the reason why the general public is being urged to update their Windows and Mac Computers. What's the rush? Almost every…

Is Your Cellular Out-of-Band Really Carrier Certified?

With the expansion of IoT, many device manufacturers are rushing to embed cellular connectivity into their solutions.  Cellular module manufacturers have made the process of embedding a certified modem simple…

Any (Console) Port in a Storm

Storms. Floods. Heatwaves. System outages can be caused by a natural disaster, general hardware failure or any number of environmental conditions. When the system fails, how do you access your…

NFV: The Virtual Reality

Infrastructure and application virtualization has been the modus operandi in the server world for over a decade. With Network Function Virtualization (NFV), it's poised to become mainstream in the networking…
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Measure and Improve Cellular Signal Strength for Out-of-Band

Cellular is increasingly being adopted as a reliable failover strategy of last resort for network infrastructure. But what if your data center is underground and/or loaded with high-density devices that…

The Cost of Network Resilience

You may have noticed that we tend to bang on about the ROI of our solutions.  But it's not without good reason – when your alternative is a rude wake up…