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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

Speed Innovation with ANSYS and High-performance Computing
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Learn how high-performance computing data center tools, together with ANSYS software, can speed computer-aided simulation and time-to-market while reducing CAE design cycle time by 40%. Additionally, read on to discover the indispensable role data center modernization plays in leveraging HPC.
Posted: 08 Dec 2016 | Published: 08 Dec 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

The State of Cloud Communications
sponsored by RingCentral
WHITE PAPER: In its second-annual Cloud Communications Survey, No Jitter Research set out to assess the attitudes of their enterprise audience regarding the use of cloud-hosted services to meet communications needs. Discover the Cloud Communications Survey results that provide must-have insights into the cloud's impact on communications.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

RingCentral

Raise the Bar on Your Data Center Efficiency
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: In this exclusive white paper, learn how to develop a cloud environment that is simple to use and easy to manage. Read on to speed your service delivery, lower costs, and increase the efficiency of your data center in its entirety with a hybrid cloud IT infrastructure.
Posted: 28 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

The Future of Value-added Cloud Services: GPUs as a Service
sponsored by PhoenixNap
WHITE PAPER: Download this resource to discover a cloud infrastructure purpose-built for GPU-intensive application workloads, able to handle media processing, online gaming, transcoding, and more. Learn how to leverage this cloud service with high-performing GPU to fulfill your every app requirement.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

PhoenixNap

Benchmarking Your Internal IT Costs: Building Your IT Infrastructure Service Baseline
sponsored by Windsor Group
WHITE PAPER: This analytic white paper introduces the importance of benchmarking your internal IT costs by keeping track of your IT service baseline. Doing this can define your current IT infrastructure service cost and output, as well as act as a measurement tool for continuous improvement.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Jul 2016

Windsor Group

8 Considerations Before Choosing an Enterprise-Class Cloud Communications Solution
sponsored by RingCentral
WHITE PAPER: It's important to evaluate unified communications as a service (UCaaS) providers and platforms carefully to ensure you choose the best option for your organization. Learn 8 questions that will guide your evaluation of potential UCaaS providers.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

RingCentral

5 Ways to Save on IBM Licensing
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to put an effective software asset management strategy in place that's tailored to the complexities of IBM-specific processes and products. Access now to discover how you can increase the efficiency of entitlement management, licensing, and more.
Posted: 10 Oct 2016 | Published: 16 Mar 2016

Snow Software

Modernizing IT Infrastructure: Empower Businesses with Heightened Productivity
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores 10 of the most important IT priorities, focusing on the impact of big data, hybrid clouds, mobility, and security. Discover how to break away from static infrastructures and siloed data in order to keep up with the management demands of increasingly complex apps.
Posted: 05 Dec 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

The Benefits of Agentless Architecture
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this white paper the top 12 benefits of implementing agentless IT architecture, utilizing an open source orchestration tool. Read on to learn to effectively manage systems by connecting to them over SSH, and employ a management tool that doesn't impose additional demands on your environment.
Posted: 11 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Red Hat
 
 
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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