Integrating Wi-Fi 6 and 5G will Significantly Boost Innovation

NetWireless are set to have an exciting year with the much-anticipated release of Wi-Fi 6, arguably the most significant wireless development in the last 15 years (5Ghz was released in 2003).    When coupled with the beginnings of the 5G cellular network, we are looking forward to an unprecedented data rate revolution which is set to transform business […]

Trusted Employees, Partners or Contractors Cause 60% of Cyber-Attacks

It is becoming increasingly well known that people within organisations pose one of the largest threats to cybersecurity. In 2016, Business Insider reported on an IBM security brief which stated, “The bigger problem is that most of these (cyber) attacks are initiated by “insiders,” such as employees, business partners, or third-party contractors. … based on […]

Aruba APAC Atmosphere 2018: Intelligent Edge Capabilities

  Aruba APAC Atmosphere 2018 and our time in Bangkok has come to an end.  With over 2000 global wireless and wired network specialists gathered together to discuss intelligent edge capabilities, it’s not surprising that we can highlight some very interesting new products and features coming to market.   The conference focused not only on […]

How many devices are on your corporate network?

BYOD and IOT exploded into our workplaces, creating new, more efficient ways of conducting business and providing us with a wealth of knowledge. According to ZDNet, 50 billion devices will be active on our corporate networks within the next decade. Business transformation is truly underway, however with advancements, another very real conundrum is being brought […]

NetWireless urges Small to Medium Businesses to Pay More Attention to Cybersecurity

Low unemployment and a flourishing economy is exacerbating Australia’s cybercrime. According to Gartner, Australia is expected to spend $3.8 billion on cybersecurity in 2018, up 6.5 percent from 2017. With larger companies upping the ante, malicious attackers are turning to easier wins within the small to medium business market. Stressing the importance, Trevor Pangbourne, Technical […]

Implementing a Wireless Network will reduce TCO and increase ROI

As Chief of Technology, chances are you are constantly balancing value versus cost. Upgrading to a wireless network can often be overlooked with many businesses throwing away the immense opportunity to increase revenue and reduce the total cost of ownership.   Recently, NetWireless transitioned a 300-desk office from a wired to a wireless environment with […]

Remain a Hybrid Operation or Move to 100% Cloud?

With enterprise level adoption of cloud computing positioned to drive revenue and innovation, CIO’s will be contemplating taking their hybrid operations further into the cloud. It is well-known that 100% cloud solutions have proven hugely successful for small – medium enterprises, particularly in the retail, hospitality and healthcare industries; Allowing anytime anywhere operations, increased productivity […]

Poorly Configured Network Infrastructure Impacts Wi-Fi

Few people are aware that poorly configured networks have the potential to impact Wi-Fi performance. On occasion, following a NetWireless Network Audit the configuration of switches and controllers have been identified as major contributors to low quality Wi-Fi.   Peace of mind can be attained by conducting a full-scale network assessment to ensure your entire […]

Don’t let your Wi-Fi KRACK – Upgrade Patches available NOW

Most of you will now be aware of the KRACK Wi-Fi flaw that emerged over the last couple of days.   KRACK stands for Key Reinstallation Attack and allows hackers to eavesdrop on virtually every internet connected device via a flaw in WPA2 (or Wi-Fi Protected Access 2). WPA2 networks are the current industry standard […]

How interference is slowing your network?

Interference causes numerous network issues and is a significant blocker to a fast, reliable Wi-Fi signal. Varying degrees of interference can occur including one or all of the below: Co-Channel Interference Every device will poll an Access Point on the same Wi-Fi channel, sometimes referred to as congestion. More devices equate to more polling, this […]

Which Wi-Fi Brand Solution?

Wireless networks offer businesses the opportunity to perform business as usual – anytime, anywhere throughout the entire business premises. Now you’ve made the decision to go wireless, it’s important to make an informed choice about the strategy you deploy. Brand strategy solutions often arise from internal preferences and remaining with brand choices already in place. […]