Latest Mesh networking Stories

2008-09-02 09:00:16

Citizens living in rural areas near Gongju City in Korea's Chungcheong Province can now access the Internet as well as municipal network services thanks to the deployment of a new geographically broad wireless mesh network by Korea's KT Corporation and integrator LANS Co. Ltd. The "Gongju u-City" (Ubiquitous City) project uses technology from Firetide Inc., a leading developer of wireless mesh and access networks, to reduce the coverage gaps between urban and rural areas and provide IP-based...

2008-08-06 09:00:45

Rajant Corporation, a leading provider of portable, reliable, and adaptable wireless networking solutions, announced today that it has been selected by the Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC), to supply the primary communications platform for mining operations at the IOC mine located in Labrador City, Labrador, Canada. The mine-wide Rajant BreadCrumb(R) wireless mesh network will enable IOC to run multiple mining applications such as dispatch and health monitoring of capital equipment. The...

2008-08-04 09:00:58

IRVING, Texas, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. today introduced a 4.9 GHz Access Point for public safety. Operating in licensed spectrum dedicated to police, fire, ambulance and municipal use, the 4.9 GHz feature provides priority traffic for data, video and voice communications ensuring that vital information reaches first responders in the case of emergency situations. The 525 Series Access Point with the 4.9 GHz option will be demonstrated at the...

2008-08-04 09:00:25

The city of Temple, Georgia, located on the border of Georgia and Alabama, has deployed a next generation wireless video surveillance system and public safety network which will be a testbed for advanced public safety applications and services. The broadband wireless network supports streaming video and mobile voice in police cars operating at high speeds as well as providing access to data applications to officers in the field. The Temple Police Department chose Integrated Protective...

2008-07-09 09:00:25

Sandals Resorts International has selected Ruckus Wireless to supply all of its Caribbean properties including Sandals Resorts, Beaches Resorts and The Royal Plantation Collection with an all-802.11n, indoor/outdoor wireless LAN infrastructure based on its Smart Mesh Networking technology. According to Ruckus, its ZoneFlex Smart WLAN products are being installed in 20 resorts to provide high-speed Wi-Fi service across more than 750 acres of resort property, supporting more than 5,000 guest...

2008-06-25 15:02:30

Nivis, the world's leading developer and integrator of wireless network technologies, together with Cisco, the world's leading supplier of networking equipment and network management for the Internet, are debuting an embedded wireless IP mesh technology using a 6LoWPAN solution for integrated device management at the Cisco Live technology showcase in Orlando, FL through June 26. The Nivis and Cisco collaboration has joined breakthrough technologies that can be used in myriad every day...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'