The Problem with POTS Lines

What's IP-based, cost efficient and rapidly replacing Plain Old Telephone Service (POTS) infrastructure? That would be 4G LTE. Over the past few years, many organizations are moving towards deploying newer…

A Smart Solution For SD-WAN Deployments

Software Defined Wide Area Networks (SD-WAN) are being used by organizations to reduce costs and improve flexibility needed for bandwidth demands. Dynamically sharing network bandwidth across a variety of connections,…

Why Java is Not Your Friend

Oracle’s Java is one of the most widely used languages in software. Used to create applications, most computers already have it and if not, many users have downloaded a program…

Why SD-WAN Needs Smart Out-of-Band

SD-WAN is more than just a buzzword, it’s become the standard in enterprise deployments. Projected to reach $8 billion¹ in market value by 2021, organizations are understanding the benefits of…

Lighthouse 5 Subscription Based Pricing

For out-of-band deployments, enterprises are utilizing Lighthouse 5 which allows network engineers to seamlessly connect and manage devices anywhere. Organizations are already seeing results from this software and to continue…

A Conversation with Rick Plessner

At Opengear, we know that being a network administrator is tough work and no one understands this better than industry veteran and Opengear Sales Engineer, Rick Plessner. Rick's been with…

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…

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…

Should your remote network be living on the edge?

Cloud, IoT, M2M, failover, failback and security; a bunch of buzzwords that probably define the challenges you face today as a remote network administrator.  You’re no longer sitting at the…

How to get your phone to speak CLI

The introduction of the smartphone has changed the way we live our lives.  With instant communications, and thousands of applications to enhance our daily routines, the mobile phone is now…