Networking

The Best Cable Modems in 2022

If your internet expenses are constantly rising and on top of that you are using an internet provider’s cable modem, for which you are paying a monthly fee, maybe it is the time for a change. It’s time to buy your own cable modem that will give you better overall…
MiscNetworking

Modem vs. Router. What Should You Know?

From reading the title alone, you wouldn’t be blamed for hearing a lo-fi sequence of nostalgic beeps in your mind, perhaps coupled with memories of trying to troubleshoot your modem. Gone are the days, right? Far from it – this article will debrief you on how modems work…
Networking

Mesh Wi-Fi vs. Router. What to Choose?

A single computer connecting to the Internet in your house, forever under threat of being disconnected by a single phone call, always a little too slow to just fully fulfill your fantasies; a scary memory, but one of a long-gone past era. Today, the modern world is run on…
Networking

IPv4 vs IPv6: What's The Difference?

Two versions of IP addresses exist, the IPv4 and IPv6 (version 4 and 6). In this article, we’ll get you acquainted with their relative merits and individual significance, finally culminating in a consideration of: IPv4 vs IPv6’s speed differences IPv4 vs IPv6’s…
Networking

The Best Routers for Streaming in 2022

If your internet habits don’t just involve regular browsing, social networking and visits to YouTube, but heavy-duty streaming as well, there is a huge chance your regular router won’t be powerful enough to fulfill your every need. In other words, you will probably have…
Networking

The Best Travel Routers in 2022

Good-quality networking has never been more important than today. People have a constant demand for a stable and efficient connection that will allow them to stay in touch with their friends and family, upload photos, get emails, and be present on social media, wherever they…
Networking

Link Aggregation: What is it and How Does it Work?

Link aggregation is useful for connecting switches with multiple Ethernet ports and other devices with multiple ports. There is, however, more to it than simply connecting two devices to each other, and this article will help you understand all of it. What is Link…
Networking

What is IGMP Snooping?

IGMP or Internet Group Management Protocol is an advanced internet option used for multicast traffic on VLANs. It constrains this traffic and ensures that it is only broadcasted to the interfaces connected to receivers who are actually interested. You can enable IGMP…
Networking

What is QOS and Dynamic QOS: Should You Use it?

What is QoS? If you can answer correctly… I have no idea why you’re reading this. Maybe you’re just here to ask the follow-up “What is Dynamic QOS?”. Maybe you want to know what QOS settings to use. Maybe I’m circling without getting to the point, so let’s jump…
Networking

What is MU-MIMO? Everything You Need to Know

Confusing acronyms are not uncommon in the world of tech. MU-MIMO is simply one of these. The MIMO stands for Multiple Input, Multiple Output. The MU means Multiple User. MU-MIMO is the more evolved form of SU-MIMO (Single User MIMO). MU-MIMO is the latest Wi-Fi standard…