Arqiva to improve Mobile Coverage with more masts in North Yorkshire

North Yorkshire County Council are working with Arqiva to improve mobile phone coverage in #notspots. A #notspot is an area of no mobile coverage. These are prevalent in rugged environments, which increases the amount of radio shadow that masts create. Arqiva won an open tender to supply additional mobile phone network masts to improve the…

SD-WAN: What are the business benefits?

What are the business benefits of SD-WAN deployment? SD-WAN stands for a Software-Defined Wide Area Network. It simplifies network management. It reduces the cost of the network infrastructure. It provides better network governance. And it is easier to manage the previous generation Hybrid Networking. With 50% of the data in networks now being delivered to…

What is Local Internet Breakout?

Read stories on CoherentLight about: Local Internet Breakout What is Local Internet Breakout? Local Internet Breakout provides access to the Internet close to the user at each site.The previous centralised internet breakout model was different. In the past, maintaining corporate security used larger centralised gateways to the Internet. These central portals provided not only firewalls…

Avago to buy Broadcom for $37bn

Avago Technologies is going to spend $37bn in acquiring rival Broadcom . This makes it the largest ship technology merger to date. Avago which initially was part of HP‘s test and measurement division, which was spun out as Agilent. In October 2013, Avago bought LSI Industries for $6.6bn, followed in February 2015 by the acquisition…