Enable Polycom VVX Phones with secure Wi-Fi

By | March 24, 2015

polycom_blogToday, we announced our partnership with Polycom. Polycom is a leader in communication products including voice and video over networks. We have been working with mutual customers who want to enable their Ethernet enabled phones with secure Wi-Fi connectivity. The Silex SX-BR-4600WAN is an Ethernet to Wi-Fi bridge that is ideal for this application.

We also have a new partner page on our website for Polycom on the Silex website.

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Deploy Polycom VVX Phones over Secure Wi-Fi

Download this technical paper to learn how to deploy Polycom VVX Phones over Secure Wi-Fi Networks.

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Inspiration at Arrow IoT Immersions Event – Sam Schmidt Story

By | March 16, 2015

motor_schmidt-1024x575On Thursday March 5th, I attended the Arrow IoT Immersions Event at the Santa Clara Convention Center (Silicon Valley).  I was able to network with a number of Silex Technology Ecosystem Partners including Arrow Electronics, Freescale Semiconductor and Qualcomm Atheros.  I was also able to attend several presentations and industry panels to gain insights into new technology trends that will impact the future of the Internet of Things.

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Where did all the USB ports go?

By | March 10, 2015

Mac C-USBThese are exciting times for mobile computing. There is healthy competition from multiple vendors for tablet computers and laptops. As always, computers are getting smaller and lighter, while still being very powerful. With some of the latest new mobile computers, the biggest disadvantage is in the number of ports being available on them. As an example, Apple just announced their new Macbooks which only have one port, a C-USB port. This port is used for charging, video, and any kind of USB device which means you can’t do them all at the same time. Read More