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Access point
NETGEAR expands Australia and New Zealand portfolio with new access points
NETGEAR has announced its new range of WiFi 6 Access points: WAX202, WAX206, WAX214 and WAX218, which are now available in Australia and New Zealand.
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Network Management
NETGEAR's WiFi 6 wireless solutions deliver blazing fast internet — rain or shine
NETGEAR has designed separate access points for disparate scenarios, reflective of the diversification in business environments.
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Next-Gen Wifi
NETGEAR announces availability of next-gen WiFi 6 offerings for SMBs
According to NETGEAR, the Insight Managed WiFi 6 AX1800 Access Points, and the WAX610 line of devices deliver up to 70% faster speed to devices than its WiFi 5 predecessor.
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Next-Gen Wifi
10 things you didn't know about NETGEAR
The company has been powering businesses with intuitive WiFi and networking solutions for more than two decades, and says it has no plans to stop innovating in the future.
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Netgear
Save your business the trouble of woeful WiFi
Netgear's Orbi Pro Tri-band Ceiling Add-on satellite offers a superior WiFi connection for small for SMBs.
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Pro AV
Netgear announces pro-AV design centre for partners
To support partners as they design, deploy and bring up professional audio and video solutions that require IP networking infrastructure.
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Network Management
Netgear report shows offering tops two competitors
The Netgear sponsored Tolly Group report evaluates Insight Pro network management solution against competitors.
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Internet
Wi-Fi is getting a new name and numbering system
The Wi-Fi Alliance says it has made the changes so that people can understand what Wi-Fi technology their device supports, and when they’re connecting to older Wi-Fi technology.
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Network Infrastructure
The channel-only managed networks platform for SMBs
Netgear has released Insight Pro, a platform that leverages the cloud allowing networking resellers and services providers enhanced efficiency.
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Managed Services
You’re invited: SMB network management has never been so easy
NETGEAR’s Insight family of cloud managed solutions is a quick and easy way for MSPs to grow their current offerings.
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Network attached storage / NAS
Hands-on review: NETGEAR ReadyNAS 424 NAS Drive
We get hands-on with NETGEAR's latest business-grade NAS Drive
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Wireless
NETGEAR adds Power-over-Ethernet capability to Smart Managed Pro Switches
Netgears its range of Smart Managed Pro Switches with four new switches that support Power-over-Ethernet (PoE+) and SFP ports for fibre uplinks.
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Insight
Hands-on review: NETGEAR Insight
Insight allows for seamless multi-device configuration and instant management of supported devices.
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Network Management
Taking control: why network visibility doesn't have to be complicated for SMBs
Managing and configuring an SMBs range of access points can be a real hassle, here's why it doesn't have to be.
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Wireless
Giving your networking services business a significant boost with Netgear ‘Insight’
Insight gives partners “Unified visibility and control” over their clients networking environments, and allows them to build and grow their business.
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Malware
VPNFilter hits more networking devices: ASUS, D-Link, Huawei amongst those affected
ASUS, D-Link, Huawei, Ubiquiti, Upvel, and ZTE home networking devices and NAS devices join Linksys, Microtik, Netgear, QNAP, and TP-Link.
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Malware
VPNFilter malware enslaving home networking devices worldwide
A malware called VPNFilter is quickly becoming the security emergency of the year as the number of infections rises & few ways to defend against it.
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Cloud
Netgear launches their first gaming router
Netgear launched their new XR500 gaming router at a special event in Sydney. FutureFive was there to check it out.
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5G
Telstra, Qualcomm and Ericsson achieve record-breaking 4G speeds
Telstra, Ericsson, NETGEAR and Qualcomm announced they have achieved record-breaking 4G speeds of up to two Gigabits per second.
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Netgear
Full list of NETGEAR router vulnerabilities revealed - is your device on the list?
Many NETGEAR routers were subject to vulnerabilities that allowed attackers to take control of the devices through a password recovery feature.
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Endpoint Protection
Bitdefender and NETGEAR partner to bring IoT security to customers
This joint offering will secure IoT devices at the WiFi router level, preventing attacks and protecting sensitive user data from cybercriminals.
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Wi-fi
Netgear debuts DIY Wi-Fi for small businesses
Orbi Pro is supposedly the perfect Wi-Fi solution for commercial locations...
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Netgear
NETGEAR committed to proactive approach in router vulnerability saga
"Netgear does appreciate and value having security concerns brought to our attention. We constantly monitor for both known and unknown threats."
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Netgear
Trustwave uncovers major vulnerabilities in NETGEAR routers
Trustwave researchers have discovered vulnerability in 31 models of NETGEAR routers, potentially affecting millions of devices.