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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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eBook - The Mobile Enterprise: Taking Wireless Networking to the Next Level
sponsored by SearchMobileComputing
EBOOK: Read this eBook to learn how faster, more robust 802.11n WLANs can help your business offer new mobility services to improve mobility and reduce cost through fixed-mobile convergence. Discover how unified communications applications can exploit wireless mobile connectivity to facilitate workforce collaboration and enhance productivity.
Posted: 10 Sep 2009 | Published: 10 Sep 2009

SearchMobileComputing

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

How Voice Systems Can Support Innovation
sponsored by Comcast
WHITE PAPER: IDG Research recently surveyed IT decision makers regarding what they're looking for in innovation and how voice strategies tie into those plans. Discover how your peers answered 3 key questions on voice communication.
Posted: 01 Mar 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Comcast

Lenovo and SAP's Strategic Partnership Illuminated
sponsored by Lenovo
VIDEO: In this video, you'll delve into the strategic co-innovation SAP and Lenovo are driving with their joint customer base, to achieve success in producing business warehouse data tiering solutions, 8T S/4HANA configuration, and more. Click on now to see the essentials.
Posted: 20 Mar 2017 | Premiered: 15 Mar 2017

Lenovo

The Evolution of Meeting Collaboration
sponsored by Logitech Inc.
RESOURCE: In this infographic, learn more about today's collaboration workspace and what tech can vastly improve it.
Posted: 27 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


How to Build a High-Performing IT Team
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EBOOK: DevOps cuts deep and wide through industries, company sizes, and technology environments. Yet, DevOps is never done — it's about continual learning and improvement rather than an end state. To help you on your DevOps journey, this handbook covers 5 essential phases from building a business case to planning your DevOps implementation.
Posted: 10 Mar 2017 | Published: 10 Mar 2017

Puppet

Mobility-as-a-Service: A New Way to Get Wireless
sponsored by Sprint
BROCHURE: Let Mobility-as-a-Service deliver the latest devices, flexible plans, dedicated support and set-up and more value-added services than any mobility stack in the market.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 07 Jul 2015

Sprint

KVM Hypervisor-based Platform Increases Efficiency & Cost Effectiveness of Virtualization
sponsored by Red Hat
ANALYST REPORT: Download this study to discover a platform that offers a robust, cost-effective foundation for new and existing virtualization efforts in your enterprise. Included is an ROI analysis demonstrating the potential economic impact of this platform, as well as how to realize faster resource provisioning and deployment.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

Red Hat

How a Cloud Phone System Uniquely Supports Your Mobile Workforce
sponsored by RingCentral
WHITE PAPER: Attempting to integrate a mobile workforce into a conventional PBX phone system typically yields less-than-optimal results. But that's not the case with cloud phone systems. Learn how employing a cloud phone system that incorporates an enterprise-class mobile app can provide you with the communications functionality you need for today.
Posted: 22 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

RingCentral

The Rise of Collaborative Communication A Primer on Workstream Communication and Collaboration
sponsored by RingCentral
WHITE PAPER: In this ZK Research white paper, learn why workstream communication and collaboration (WCC) is the next frontier in team collaboration, what you should look for in a WCC solution provider, and analyst recommendations on adopting WCC.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

RingCentral
 
 
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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