Welcome to the iMore Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Results 1 to 1 of 1
  1. Thread AuthorThread Author   #1  
    iMore.com's Avatar
    Administrator

    Posts
    16,498 Posts
    Global Posts
    16,497 Global Posts

    Default Multipeer, meshed networks, and why risk managers will love them



    Apple's gotten a lot of attention recently for iOS 7's multipeer networking frameworks. I covered them briefly in my enterprise and education overview back in September 2013 when iOS 7 first launched but they're worth a closer look. Multipeer networking makes use of Bluetooth, Infrastructure Wi-Fi (like a Wi-Fi Hotspot), and Peer-to-Peer Wi-Fi (also called Wi-Fi Direct) to create a peer-to-peer meshed network. Once the network has been established, people on that network can share content including messages (think IM), resources (think documents), or stream content. If you have used AirDrop to share pictures or other content with others, you have already used Multipeer Connectivity without knowing it. This is something risk managers in enterprise are going to love, and here's why!

    Full story from the iMore Blog...

Similar Threads

  1. OWC rolls out turnkey processor and memory upgrade for the new Mac Pro
    By iMore.com in forum iMore.com News Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-01-2014, 04:10 PM
  2. iWork for iCloud updated with fresh design, Mac and iOS updates coming soon
    By iMore.com in forum iMore.com News Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-01-2014, 04:10 PM
  3. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-01-2014, 01:40 PM
  4. Best App.net apps for iPhone: Riposte, Netbot, and Felix!
    By iMore.com in forum iMore.com News Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-01-2014, 01:40 PM
  5. Iterate 65: iOS 7 redux, wearables, and everywhereables!
    By iMore.com in forum iMore.com News Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-01-2014, 12:00 PM

Posting Permissions