20 Tech Companies Hiring In The IT Channel: May 2024

20 Tech Companies Hiring In The IT Channel: May 2024

Long View Systems, T-Rex Solutions, NexusTek, Secureworks, Deepwatch and Five9 are among the companies to list open positions for channel-related roles. This month, Long View Systems, T-Rex Solutions and NexusTek are among the solution providers to list open positions while Secureworks, Deepwatch and Five9 are among the vendors to list open positions for channel-related roles. …

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Bell ups internet prices, Koodo kills 5G [Apr. 27-May03]

Bell ups internet prices, Koodo kills 5G [Apr. 27-May03]

This week in Canadian telecom saw disappearing 5G plans, price hikes and more. Check it out below: Pricing and deals Fido offered some existing customers special deals, including $30/60GB and $40/90GB 4G plans. Virgin Plus launched a five-year price lock on internet plans, but only in Quebec. Lucky and Chatr launched a 15GB data bonus …

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FCC net neutrality vote affects your internet speed: We explain

FCC net neutrality vote affects your internet speed: We explain

Betty Lin-Fisher and Amritpal Kaur Sandhu-Longoria  |  USA TODAY What is net neutrality? Net neutrality is the idea that Internet providers must treat all data they transmit equally. Encyclopaedia Britannica The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday voted to reinstate rules repealed in 2017 that would prevent internet service providers from disrupting your internet speed. The …

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What’s cheating? AI bans, schools may fail students who use Grammarly

What’s cheating? AI bans, schools may fail students who use Grammarly

Whatever my school’s rule is on artificial intelligence, I will abide by it. But the concern over Grammarly makes me think of the debate over calculator use in schools from the 1970s. William Tang  |  Opinion contributor Arizona State University now offering AI degree Artificial intelligence is continuing to gain popularity as the technology evolves, …

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Little-known NTIA takes on massive job of internet connectivity

Little-known NTIA takes on massive job of internet connectivity

Armed with about $49 billion that Congress appropriated in 2021, a normally inconspicuous Commerce Department agency is tackling an ambitious goal of giving all Americans access to high-speed internet. At a recent congressional hearing, Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. of New Jersey, the top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, said the National Telecommunications and Information Administration “may …

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Advanced Filters Help Space Lasers Deliver Internet from Above | Features | Mar 2024

Advanced Filters Help Space Lasers Deliver Internet from Above | Features | Mar 2024

Advanced optical filters are improving laser-based satellite communications by enabling ‘more signal and less background.’ JASON PALIDWAR, IRIDIAN SPECTRAL TECHNOLOGIES, AND DAVID SAMUELS, ADVANCED THIN FILMS Rapid, on-demand access to information is a necessary facet of daily life in the present “age of communications.” The reliable communication links that society necessitates support person-to-person and device-to-device …

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CompuServe honored for laying groundwork to today’s internet

CompuServe honored for laying groundwork to today’s internet

Decades before Google, Facebook and Amazon Web Services — all of which have invested billions of dollars in central Ohio — came along there was CompuServe, the first major online service that gave home computer users access to the internet and made the region the center of the tech world. Chat forums and bulletin boards, …

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China’s telecom sector sees steady expansion in first 11 months-Xinhua

China’s telecom sector sees steady expansion in first 11 months-Xinhua

 Visitors watch videos produced by cloud computing technology at the China International Big Data Industry Expo 2023 in Guiyang, southwest China’s Guizhou Province, May 26, 2023. (Xinhua/Ou Dongqu) BEIJING, Dec. 23 (Xinhua) — China’s telecommunication industry logged steady growth in the first 11 months of 2023, driven by emerging businesses, official data showed. The combined …

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Black Friday carrier deals just as good online as offline

Black Friday carrier deals just as good online as offline

I took a walk through Toronto’s Eaton Centre Mall this morning, and as of the time of writing, the carrier deals in stores match what we’re seeing online. There are some exceptions, but overall, if you want a good deal, you don’t need to leave the comfort of your home this year. Today’s main deal …

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Airtel to Deploy Nokia’s OTN Switches in Pan-India Long-Distance Network Connecting Major Cities

Airtel to Deploy Nokia’s OTN Switches in Pan-India Long-Distance Network Connecting Major Cities

Nokia has announced that it would deploy a next-generation optical transport network (OTN) that will provide telecom operator Airtel with additional capacity, and increased reliability, while cutting costs. Operators have been working to increase their network capacity as they continue to roll out 5G network services across the country. The agreement between the two firms …

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