Why 5G Won’t Replace Fiber or Cable Broadband

• • Broadband, industry trends, Wi-Fi

If you’ve been reading the headlines about the 5G revolution and imagining smart home installations free of splicing and connecting cable, think again. 5G isn’t going to replace wired internet anytime soon. 5G is the 5th generation in cellular networks. The first generation began in the 1990s when cellular networks were being established. The second […]

Why Zigbee protocol could be right for your customers’ smart home needs

• • Broadband, industry trends, Wi-Fi

One of the biggest challenges building and facility managers face with internet of things (IoT) functionality for smart homes is the problem of interoperability. Setting up the network infrastructure is much simpler. Their choice of internet service provider doesn’t impact how the enclosure or the interior mounting system operates. When your customers adopt smart home […]