By Karim Remu, Cisco Canada
This post is second in a series on Cisco mobility solutions.
Keeping up with technology can be difficult for companies of all sizes. At Cisco, we take pride in providing solutions that address the technology needs of all companies. Big or small, we have a right-sized solution to solve your business problem. Take, for example, one looming trend on the IT horizon: 802.11ac.
We’ve been slow to adopt 802.11ac in Canada, but it’s coming – and it’s going to create incredible efficiencies for businesses that send data over wireless networks (i.e. all of them).
So what is 802.11ac? Well, 802.11ac is the latest WiFi standard to be released and is the next step in WiFi’s evolution, taking us past the 1Gbps speed barrier. It is capable of delivering nearly three times the performance of its predecessor (802.11n) through a combination of wider channel bandwidth, more efficient modulation, and taking advantage of wireless spectrum less prone to interference. It’s welcome news for any business who wants to leverage technology to get ahead of their competitor, whether they have 10 or 10,000 employees. Continue reading