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DEFINITION: 1) A personal area network (PAN) is the interconnection of information technology devices within the range of an individual person, typically within a range of 10 meters. For example, a person traveling with a laptop, a personal digital assistant (PDA), and a portable printer could interconnect them without having to plug anything in, using some form of wireless technology. Typically, this kind of  … 
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Cloud Infrastructure Foundation - A Flexible, Responsive Cloud Is Built from the Ground Up
sponsored by Egenera
WHITE PAPER: At its heart, cloud computing is a new operational and business model for IT application hosting, rather than a new technology. It promises to deliver highly reliable, highly elastic services that respond quickly and smoothly to changing user demand.
Posted: 23 Nov 2010 | Published: 23 Nov 2010

Egenera

MarketScope for Unified Communications for the SMB Market, North America
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines the current state of the UC market for SMBs, detailing which providers can give your organization the tools and solutions you need to thrive in today's business environment.
Posted: 26 Jun 2014 | Published: 26 Jun 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

A Technical Review of Cisco’s Wi-Fi-Based Location Analytics
sponsored by Cisco India
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes one company's wireless infrastructure that is used to constantly perform position triangulations, which businesses can analyze to better understand how people tend to behave within a particular space.
Posted: 18 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Cisco India

Essential Wi-Fi Services for Smartphones and Tablets
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover the essential Wi-Fi services you need for smartphones and tablets, including wireless screen mirroring, wireless printing, app sign-on and more. Also, learn about a modern Wi-Fi technology that enables all these services and more, so you can support a large number of mobile devices in the enterprise.
Posted: 11 Apr 2014 | Published: 07 Mar 2014

Aruba Networks

Energy Logic for Telecommunications
sponsored by Emerson Network Power
WHITE PAPER: This white paper covers 12 strategies to improve the energy efficiency of telecomm organizations.
Posted: 21 Nov 2013 | Published: 14 Nov 2008

Emerson Network Power

Transforming the Mobile Experience with Cisco Wireless Location Services
sponsored by Cisco India
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes a variety of use cases for Cisco's Connected Mobile Experiences (CMX) platform, which collects location-related data that businesses can use to create innovative user services and enhance the customer experience.
Posted: 18 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Cisco India

Create A Rock-Solid Wi-Fi Foundation For #GenMobile
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper examines the steps your business can take to build your wireless network into an enterprise asset for the mobile workforce.
Posted: 16 Apr 2014 | Published: 16 Apr 2014

Aruba Networks

802.11ac: The Fifth Generation of Wi-Fi
sponsored by Cisco India
WHITE PAPER: This white paper is an excellent resource for learning about 802.11ac, including what it is, how it works, how it differs from 802.11n, and the impact that it can have within your enterprise.
Posted: 21 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

Cisco India

Get Ready for Unified Communications!
sponsored by Arkadin
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide explores a 5 step plan for smooth, effective implementation of your newly acquired unified communications platform.
Posted: 20 May 2014 | Published: 20 May 2014

Arkadin

IBM Cognos Lifecycle Manager - Streamline upgrades with automated testing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: System upgrades and other IT changes can have a negative impact on business intelligence report content, but testing thousands of reports can be tedious and time-consuming. This resource introduces a utility that relieves the burden by automating the testing process.
Posted: 15 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

IBM
 
 
PAN DEFINITION (continued): …  personal area network could also be interconnected without wires to the Internet or other networks.Also see wireless personal area network (WPAN) which is virtually a synonym since almost any personal area network would need to function wirelessly. Conceptually, the difference between a PAN and a wireless LAN is that the former tends to be centered around one person while the latter is a local area network (LAN) that is connected without wires and serving multiple users. 2) In another usage, a personal area network (PAN) is a technology that could enable wearable computer devices to communicate … 
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