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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

A wireless LAN that works for mobile business
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Mobility leads the way for businesses today.  Between laptops, smart phones, tablets and other mobile devices, the need for a strong wireless connection becomes a focal point for business.
Posted: 12 Sep 2014 | Published: 12 Sep 2014

Dell, Inc.

Retail Shopping Has Become More Personal, Relevant and Profitable
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals a strategy that defines a cloud-based approach to personalising the retail experience for every customer.
Posted: 10 Oct 2014 | Published: 10 Oct 2014

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Kawasaki Motors and Smart Wi-Fi
sponsored by Ruckus Wireless
WEBCAST: In todays mobile environment, networks are expected to perform their best from anywhere, at any time.  This webcast examines how one company solved its issue of network reliability with a wireless solution that gave them reliable network capabilities within a 2million square foot manufacturing plant.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Premiered: Oct 9, 2014

Ruckus Wireless

Location: The New battlefield for Business & Digital Innovation
sponsored by Ruckus Wireless
WHITE PAPER: The shift from the physical world to the online (virtual) world has been emphasized with the emergence of mobile and social technologies.  Users are connected to the virtual world more than ever before, but at the same time still enjoy being 'offiline'.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

Ruckus Wireless

Best of Wi-Fi Use Cases
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WEBCAST: Wi-Fi networks are a must-have in every organization today, especially if your company has guests who need to connect frequently.  Whether it be a school, hotel, or an office, the best wireless experience is a priority.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Premiered: Oct 8, 2014

Ruckus Wireless

Aerohive Enterprise Video
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WEBCAST: There are plenty of reasons why access to wi-fi is becoming more essential to the workplace, but it can be difficult to meet the growing networking expectations as well as cut costs.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Premiered: Sep 10, 2014

Aerohive Networks

Performance optimized 802.11ac/n Dual-Radio 3x3:3access point with internal antenna option
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper details a network solution that was able to deliver rock solid connection even in the most high-density environments. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 16 Oct 2014 | Published: 16 Oct 2014

Aerohive Networks

Hotspot 2.0: Making Wi-Fi as Easy to Use and Secure as Cellular
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WHITE PAPER: Today's cellular networks are being overwhelmed with data traffic, much of it being generated by the rapid proliferation of smartphones. The latest projections are for the industry to ship over 800 million such devices in 2013.
Posted: 03 Oct 2014 | Published: 03 Oct 2014

Ruckus Wireless
 
 
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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