This paper examines the practical application of Cloud services in a business context. As well as providing a thought provoking vision for the future of Cloud based solutions, the paper defines why no business, small or large, can avoid embracing the cloud, cuts through terminology and acronyms, examines six ‘must have?’ applications for today and provides insight into how Airfibre plans to integrate mobile communications technology into its cloud based offerings.
WiMAX is being hyped out of all proportion. Vested interests on the part of three primary players in the UK have resulted in enormous hyperbole designed to protect significant investment in spectrum by Intel in partnership with Freedom4 and PCCW (trading as UK Broadband Limited). This paper is intended to illustrate why WiMAX should be compared to ADSL/SDSL cable services that are contended.
This paper is intended to examine best practice for implementing a wireless network infrastructure to relay CCTV images from remote locations to a central monitoring suite(s).
Issues considered in this paper apply to both real-time surveillance and Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) applications.