Tag Archive: networking


Samsung gets simple mesh networking right with the SmartThings Wifi Hub

A good mesh network shouldn’t be hard to set up. Samsung’s SmartThings Wifi meets that challenge, and then some.

A good Wifi network needs to do three things:

It needs to work well. It needs to carry all my bits and bytes to all my devices as quickly as it can, over as large an area as I need it to.

And it needs to be easy to set up, and easy to maintain. Website-based setup screens  [Read More…]

Learn to build and manage Cisco networking systems for only $49

Things are looking as good as ever for Cisco Systems. It pretty much owns the space it occupies and the situation figures to get even better.

Coming on the heels of a strong earnings report, analyst Nomura Instinet advised that stock buyers would be wise to buy Cisco. Strengthened by Cisco’s ethernet switch market share growth (49% to 53%) over the end of 2017, Istinet predicts growth well into next year.

In other words, Cisco already provides the equipment and infrastructure  [Read More…]

Get Netgear’s Orbi mesh networking system and CM700 cable modem for $314

It’s always better when we’re together.

Netgear is bundling the Orbi mesh-networking system and the CM700 cable modem together for just $ 313.98.

The Netgear Orbi mesh networking system is $ 294.38 by itself. The CM700 cable modem is around $ 90 with the on-page coupon. So the bundle is really helping you save if you’re looking for extreme Wi-Fi coverage.

Honestly, this system is a bit overkill for the average Internet consumer. You might not have  [Read More…]

Learn to build and manage Cisco networking systems for only $49

Cisco is big and only getting bigger. Isn’t it time that you learn how to build and maintain the tech that will power tomorrow’s networks? Our incredible training bundle features nine courses at a steep 90% discount.

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Upgrade your Wi-Fi with this Amazon one-day sale on networking gear

Save yourself some hassle by improving your internet connection.

Amazon has a variety of networking gear on sale for one day only. This sale covers everything you need to get your house wired for Internet and keep all those mobile devices happy, including routers, cable modems, and mesh networking systems.

Here’s a few of the devices on sale:

Netgear AC750 Wi-Fi range extender for $ 29.89 (from $ 55) Linksys DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem for $ 49.99  [Read More…]

Router vs. Mesh Networking: What’s best for your home Wi-Fi network?

Don’t just replace a working home Wi-Fi network because Google Wi-Fi is new, but if you need a change here are some tips to get you started.

Google Wifi isn’t the first consumer-focused mesh networking product. Offerings from eero and Luma have been around for a while and offer a mesh networking solution very much the same as what Google is selling. The difference is that Google Wi-Fi is a good bit cheaper and comes from a  [Read More…]

Amazon’s 1-day networking and storage sale is full of big price drops

Our friends at Thrifter are back again, this time with some great deals on popular networking and storage brands!

Amazon Gold Box Deals of the Day is offering up to 40% off top network and storage brands like NETGEAR, TP-Link, ASUS, and more. Whether you are in need of a new router to replace your aging one, or a network extender to get a better signal in areas of your house, you won’t want to miss out on this  [Read More…]

What do all those networking terms mean? Network nerdery for dummies

Making sense of those acronyms and abbreviations.

“Hey, man. Did you hear that Qualcomm’s new X20 modem is rated for cat 18 LTE, carries 12 spatial streams and is 4×4 MIMO capable? Isn’t that cool?”

Maybe that’s cool, but really how is a regular person with a regular job or who goes to regular school and has regular hobbies supposed to know? It sounds like a secret code with all the abbreviations and acronyms, and the companies  [Read More…]

Save up to 40% on select networking and storage accessories today only!

Amazon’s Deal of the Day can save you up to 40% off when purchasing select networking and storage accessories. Whether you are in need of a new wireless router, a network extender, or want to get set up with a NAS, you won’t want to miss this deal. With items from popular brands like Netgear, ASUS, Linksys, Drobo and more available here, this is a perfect time to make those upgrades that you’ve been thinking of.

Some of  [Read More…]

Router vs Mesh Networking: What’s best for your home Wi-Fi network?

Don’t just replace a working home Wi-Fi network because Google Wi-Fi is new, but if you need a change here are some tips to get you started.

Google Wifi isn’t the first consumer-focused mesh networking product. Offerings from Eero and Luma have been around for a while and offer a mesh networking solution very much the same as what Google is selling. The difference is that Google Wi-Fi is a good bit cheaper and comes from  [Read More…]