Our news round up April includes, includes the ending of support of Vista and the possibility that Toshiba may cease to trade. There are hints of a possible future where cars will be fuelled at work and groceries be delivered by robots. In the meantime there is more about the Microsoft Creators update.
The network ports on most standard routers provide a communication speed across your internal network of 100 Mbps. Switches running 1 Gbps are common and affordable. Switches are faster than routers so take advantage of this when sharing files within your business.
“54% of wireless Internet users surveyed face repeated performance issues.”
The above quote is relating to home Wi-Fi but a lot of businesses in the UK experience similar Internet and network speed issues. One of the reasons for this is that if you install a good router and switch it will last for years – so they can be the forgotten workhorse of your business network. Yet network technology is changing and performance improving. So April is the month for thinking about your network…