Category Archives for "IOT – Mobile – Wireless"

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Self Organizing Networks drives down the Cost of Mobile HetNets

As technology continues to advance, Self organizing networks known as SON has promise for the large cellular carriers that run LTE but additionally for smaller networks running on Wi-Fi and femtocells.  The goal of all carriers is to lower their overall operating costs and increase cost effectiveness.  Should SON use HET-NET, there are some advantages […]

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the Security Vulnerabilities IoT Medical Devices on wireless networks

Security Vulnerabilities IoT Medical Devices on Wi-Fi Networks

The Internet-of-Things (IoT) is gradually realizing a radical transformation of healthcare services based on the deployment of numerous medical devices, which already represent a considerable segment of the billions of internet-connected devices that are nowadays available.  The security vulnerabilities IoT medical devices affects many different types of in-hospital equipment including diagnostic equipment (e.g., MRI (Magnetic Resonance […]

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Zero Rating – Growing trends in mobile network operators usage

A report on zero rating by the Federal Communications Commission just a week and a half before the inauguration of Donald Trump said that zero rating violates net neutrality rules. “Zero-rated” applications do not count toward data caps or usage allowance imposed by internet service providers. Forbes staff writer Parmy Olson called the report “too […]

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Mobile Device Security BYOD

Mobile Device Security – Best Practices for Workplace BYOD

Going online increasingly means going mobile. “There’s an app for that” is the truth these days. Unfortunately, mobile device security brings the same set of concerns that full computer and cloud systems are battling – threats, hacking, and ransomware. The biggest security threat to mobile devices that is not found in desktops or servers is […]

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