USB Device Options – Citrix, VMWare

By | September 22, 2014

White Paper - USB in Virtual EnvironmentsSilex has been innovating and creating solutions for USB device connectivity for many years. Over 12 million products have shipped globally using our USB over IP networking technology in businesses.

One of our specialties is providing robust business solutions for connecting and sharing USB devices on wired and wireless networks. One of the popular and trending applications is to use our USB Device Servers in Virtual Environments like Citrix and VMWare.

Check out our new white paper which provides information about using USB devices in these virtual environments like Citrix and VMWare. We also show you the advantages of using Silex USB Device Servers in these environments. We have a lot of options for companies looking to integrate including the SDK we have made available for developers who want to integrate networked USB functionality into their own application.

ETSI R&TTE EN 300 328 v1.8.1

By | September 11, 2014

EuropeThere has been quite a buzz regarding some recent revisions in EU wireless regulations during the last few months, referred to as the R&TTE updates. In this blog, I will attempt to explain this new update to the R&TTE regulation known as the “ETSI R&TTE EN 300 328 v1.8.1”.

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FCC Announces New Rules for U-NII in 5 GHz Band

By | August 26, 2014

5GhzBandIn the Federal Register Vol 79, No.84 of May 01, 2014, FCC has announced that Unlicensed National Information Infrastructure (U-NII) for the 5 GHz band would undergo some changes starting June 2nd, 2014. This change eliminates a loophole where a device could be certified under 15.247 but then illegally modified to operate in the U-NII DFS bands which interfered with Terminal Doppler Weather Radar (TDWR).

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Wireless LAN – Part 1: The Need for Speed

By | August 20, 2014

A long time ago…race-car-wifi

Think back to the year 1999.  The world was anticipating the new millennium, the financial industry was highly focused on “the Y2K bug”, and the Internet was entering its next phase of connectivity.

IEEE 802.11b was introduced in September 1999.  Boasting transfer speeds of up to 11 Mbps, this was the first widely adopted WLAN standard.

And it changed the world.

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Canon and Silex Connectivity Partnership

By | August 14, 2014

Canon Connectivity

Silex has a rich history of partnership with Canon. We have been providing Canon compatible document imaging connectivity solutions for decades to enhance the networking and wireless capabilities of Canon Printers, Multifunction Printers, and Scanners.

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