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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

Collaboration Is the next Game Changer in Customer Service
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses how collaboration is emerging as the next big game changer for customer service, providing practical examples and key insights into how four companies implemented collaboration technologies and used them to transform their customer service environments.
Posted: 12 Jun 2014 | Published: 12 Jun 2014

Cisco

Hospitality Wi-Fi
sponsored by Xirrus
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines a wireless networking tool that provides wired-like connection reliability that can support high-density usage without sacrificing performance.
Posted: 24 Oct 2013 | Published: 24 Oct 2013

Xirrus

The Top Considerations for a Unified Communications Purchase
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource discusses what features should be a requirement for your unified communications solutions, offering helpful tips and guidance for purchasing a solution that is right for your specific needs.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Vidyo Enabled Customer Service & Support
sponsored by Vidyo, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper examines how video conferencing solutions have the ability to dramatically improve your organization's customer service, enabling instant communications and collaboration to help streamline services and drive innovation.
Posted: 27 May 2014 | Published: 27 May 2014

Vidyo, Inc.

IT Transformation Consulting Services: Align your technology direction
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource introduces an IT transformation consulting service as a means of achieving effective, value-driven change. Read on now to learn how you can ensure business and IT alignment, spur business growth, and more.
Posted: 09 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Plantronics Voyager Legend™ UC: Product Guide
sponsored by Insight and Plantronics
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details a wireless headset solution that can connect to your PC, smart phone or tablet.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2013

Insight and Plantronics

Tools, Tips & Resources for Sharing Ideas, Leading Teams & Getting Things Done
sponsored by Citrix Online Go To Meeting
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, uncover 4 key principles behind successful collaboration: With the right tools, leaders, and specific goals, your team could be underway to enabling business productivity and partnerships.
Posted: 06 Jan 2014 | Published: 06 Jan 2014

Citrix Online Go To Meeting

Find the UC solution that fits your budget
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper examines some of the top UC solutions on the market and compares their TCO so you can see which tool will both satisfy your requirements and fit your budget.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

Cisco

Wireless Solutions for High Density Wireless
sponsored by Xirrus
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines a high-density wireless networking solution that can support hundreds and even thousands of users without sacrificing performance or connectivity.
Posted: 28 Oct 2013 | Published: 28 Oct 2013

Xirrus
 
 
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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