Find out more about antenna gain and the optimum antenna positioning for the best signals and connections.
What’s the difference between DSL, ADSL, VDSL? How does DSL work? We answer these questions and more.
We walk you through the hardware you'll need to set up a cellular backup network so you never lose connectivity again.
We give you some pointers for optimising the performance from your LTE antenna
Extend weak WiFi networks with a TP-Link Powerline Adapter. Find out how this simple solution can boost any home or office network.
Structured cabling is the planned approach to installing cable infrastructure in a building. Learn what hardware and tools you need to install structured cabling.
Fing is a network and WiFi analyzer for iOS and Android. We discuss its strengths and weaknesses as well as alternatives like Ubiquiti's Wifiman.
You can add a mesh network to an existing router, but this is best done with dedicated mesh devices. Comparable results can be achieved with powerline adapters.
Learn how point-to-point bridges, LTE networks, external access points and some creative DIY cable routing can provide your guest house with great WiFi.
We share how to upgrade from your Virgin Media Super Hub router and share some ideas for great replacements.
A network router, network switch or two and a few wireless access points will, along with your end devices, make up a perfectly usable network.
Local and wide area networks are groups of devices joined to share information and resources. Learn about specific types of networks here.
A modem is a device that translates analogue signals into digital and vice versa. A router directs traffic through your network to specific devices.
Optimising your network can be complicated. With multiple confounding variables, you need a few high-probability touchpoints. Here are five of them.
Ubiquiti's WiFi 6-enabled U6 Lite access point is a capable piece of network hardware. But is it a worthy purchase given the current state of the market?
Wireless standards describe the ever-evolving state of wireless technology. From 802.11ax to 5G and Bluetooth 5.0, we walk you through them.
Suffering from slower than ideal internet at home? We've got you covered.
Prepare for the return of your staff by strengthening your business network with Draytek's VigorAP960C mesh WAPs.
Draytek's Vigor2865 Series Business Multi-WAN Router is perfect for SMBs looking to create a resilient business network with Failover.
River cruise and bus tour businesses can boost their edge over the competition by offering high speed onboard WiFi. Here's what you'll need to do just that.
For the uninitiated, network terminology can be difficult to wrap your head around. We define some key network terms to help you better understand networks and how they function.
Finding the right antenna for a fixed wireless access job is half the battle. We help you to decide on the best Poynting LTE antenna given your use case.
The Patch App & Go network cable tester: Test and trace your network circuitry in a cost-effective and capable package
One of the few ways to improve a gentle cruise in your canal boat is to create a boat internet solution. With marine antennas and 4G routers, we show you how it's done.
With Christmas around the corner, we've got some great tech gift ideas for a lucky husband, son or dad including wireless ceiling speakers and hardware to upgrade your network.
To effectively provide power to your devices, you’ll want a cost-effective PoE network switch. Here are our recommendations for the best small four-to-eight port switches.
What Is MIMO (multi input, multi output) technology? How Does MIMO Work? What’s the difference between MIMO and SISO? We answer these questions and more.
Poynting 4G antennas can be put to many good uses by emergency services in the battle against coronavirus. We discuss a few such applications here.
2020 was the year of the staycation. Improve your experience next Summer or this Winter with a superfast 4G network by purchasing a 4G antenna
What are 'redundancy measures' and 'connectivity backups'? How can a 4G antenna and a 4G router help you set them up?
Poynting's new 5G-ready omnidirectional antenna, the XPOL-1-5G, has arrived. Learn all about it here.
In the market for a 28 or24 port network switch for your business? Look no further than NETGEAR for your powerful, cloud-managed smart switch.
Thinking of buying a Ubiquiti UniFi UAP AC LR? Read this first.
NETGEAR's network management system aims to simplify system administration down to a level accessible to all
Read about the best Teltonika 4G routers and Poynting external 4G antennas for various industry applications.
NetXL is now stocking Netgear! Learn which Netgear products could help you work from home.
Your first foray into networking can be tough. We outline the best UniFi Controller hosting option for your network application.
Learn about our hardware recommendations for the perfect remote working network setup
Learn how to setup the right remote working home office network to help your business continue to perform during the coronavirus pandemic
Schools and other large institutions like hospitals have particular networking and security needs. Read about our recommendations in networking hardware here.
Learn all about PoE types, standards and devices
Check out some of the reasons you should consider choosing a PoE switch for your networks and installations.
Find out more about Ubiquiti's powerful Unifi USW-Flex gigabit switch for outdoor and indoor use.
Looking for an antenna? Find out if a Directional or Omni-Directional antenna best suits your needs.
Find out about the class leading Poynting vehicle and marine antennas. Learn which solutions are best for extending your networks and signals.
Find out how a 3G or LTE 4G router can aid your mobile broadband and Internet connection needs.
Find out what features you should try and look for when seeking and investing in a business grade router for offices or retail stores.
Learn about PoE network switches and devices and how the technology can be of use for offices and businesses, whatever the setup.
Check out some alternate router and WiFi access point solutions when using a Virgin Media Superhub in modem-only mode.