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,…
The first general purpose computer known as ENIAC (Electronic Numerical Integrator And Computer – circa 1946) was heralded as the “Giant Brain”. It was literally…
Out-of band (OOB) access to critical infrastructure for reconfiguration or repair was pioneered more than 30 years ago. It began as a DIY solution where…
As first seen on Wired.com. LTE (Long Term Evolution of GSM/UMTS), marketed as 4G, emerged as the winner of the broadband cellular wars following the initial release…
LTE (Long Term Evolution of GSM/UMTS), marketed as 4G, emerged as the winner of the broadband cellular wars following the initial release of 3G (3rd…
Network connection speeds in the 21st century have skyrocketed, whether on wired networks, wireless networks or mobile networks. The new 4G-LTE standard is a thousand…
Bridging the networking world to physical infrastructure Do your engineers have a “roll your own” or DIY philosophy for custom embedded applications? If you plan…
While the 21st century has brought us a staggering new array of tools, I see the smart phone  being the quintessential communication and personal productivity tool. These mobility…
When I co-founded Opengear, one of the challenges for me and my engineering team was to reduce hardware cost of infrastructure management in the data…