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DEFINITION: A screaming cell phone is a cellular telephone that is programmed to emit a noise like human screaming in the event that the phone is lost or stolen. If a device goes missing, an administrator can activate a kill switch that will render the device inoperable and wipe all stored data. Simultaneously, the scream alarm will sound. "Scream technology" is provided as a service that can be used  … 
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Cell Phone Industry Reports
Infographic: Overview of 802.11ac
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
RESOURCE: This infographic shows an overview of 802.11ac Wi-Fi, including its increased performance and user experience.
Posted: 18 Nov 2015 | Published: 18 Nov 2015

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Mobile Optimization – It’s Now or Never
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: Read this article to discover best practices for creating a a consumer-friendly, mobile shopping experience.
Posted: 21 Sep 2011 | Published: 21 Sep 2011

AT&T Corp

5 Steps to Secure the Wireless Network
sponsored by NETGEAR Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Today’s organizations increasingly rely on the ease and lower cost of wireless networking. Schools and businesses are investing in Wi-Fi to leverage benefits including more flexible network connectivity, improved productivity, and reduced capital expense. Read this white paper to learn how to incorporate wireless connectivity into your everyday.
Posted: 25 Oct 2010 | Published: 25 Oct 2010


The Role of Deep Packet Inspection in Mobile Networks
sponsored by Arbor Networks
WHITE PAPER: DPI-based solutions provide business intelligence, service control and bandwidth management by inspecting packet header information to determine the application, source, destination and other data for each packet. Read this whitepaper to learn how mobile providers can create service packages that prioritize traffic based on these important factors.
Posted: 03 Jun 2014 | Published: 29 Apr 2009

Arbor Networks

Your Guide to Mobile Bill Management Success
sponsored by Xigo
EBOOK: This expert E-Book highlights best practices for improved mobile bill management and mobile bill consolidation.
Posted: 24 Oct 2011 | Published: 24 Oct 2011


Controlling Wireless Costs with any Connection Reporting: Supporting Three Dimensions of Mobile Intelligence
sponsored by Fiberlink Communications
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper we will provide a general overview of Any Connection Reporting. We will then look at specific applications of this technology and see how organizations can use it to solve problems 3G, connectivity plans and so much more.
Posted: 05 Mar 2010 | Published: 05 Mar 2010

Fiberlink Communications

Tablets, Touch Screen Technology Making Inroads in Health IT
sponsored by Intel
VIDEO: This 2-minute video highlights some of the more significant trends in health IT today. Within, learn how touch-screen technology and tablet devices are changing the face of health care, allowing caregivers and patients to encounter a much richer, more interactive – and, ultimately, better overall – experience.
Posted: 14 Jun 2012 | Premiered: 14 Jun 2012


Implementing a Secure Wireless Network in an Educational Setting
sponsored by NETGEAR Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Wireless connectivity has become a necessity in educational institutions of all levels. Students require Internet connectivity to conduct research, download assignments and communicate with their instructors. Likewise, educators utilize web portals to post assignments, and update class materials. Read this white paper to learn more. 
Posted: 11 Oct 2010 | Published: 11 Oct 2010


802.11n Primer
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, we will look at the basic elements of 802.11n functionality, with an emphasis on how it differs from WLAN technologies in use today. Our primary focus will be on the major methods that 802.11n uses to deliver on the claim of large increases in throughput and reliability.
Posted: 20 Sep 2010 | Published: 20 Sep 2010

Aerohive Networks

Introducing MicroStrategy Mobile: Supporting the Data Needs of a Mobile Workforce
sponsored by MicroStrategy Incorporated
WEBCAST: Attend this Webcast to learn new ways you can interact with all of your business intelligence (BI) applications. Create an exciting new user interface that delivers BI information directly to your mobile devices.
Posted: 24 Oct 2007 | Premiered: Nov 15, 2007, 15:00 EST (20:00 GMT)

MicroStrategy Incorporated
CELL PHONE INDUSTRY DEFINITION (continued): …  with any portable device equipped with wireless communication features such as a cell phone set, personal digital assistant (PDA), Blackberry, pager or notebook computer.Although a screaming cell phone doesn't prevent theft of the device or ensure its return, it can protect any stored data and make the thief extremely conspicuous. Carsten Brinkschulte, CEO of Synchronica (a company that provides the service) explains the benefits of screaming cell phones: "According to industry sources, it takes on average only 30 seconds for someone to notice that their phone is missing, compared to an hour for … 
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