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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

Next-Gen WLAN: How 802.11ac Will Change Your Network Forever
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: With the IEEE 802.11ac-2013 standard approved, WLAN data rates are poised to soar to multiple-gigabit territory. This Technical Guide focuses on the WLAN's evolution and why it will soon be a viable alternative to Ethernet.
Posted: 17 Mar 2014 | Published: 17 Mar 2014

SearchNetworking.com

Systems of Engagement: The Future of Enterprise IT
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WEBCAST: In this brief on-demand video, Forrester Research Vice President and Principal Analyst John McCarthy describes how systems of engagement are shaping the future of enterprise IT. Tune in to learn more today.
Posted: 07 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Feb 21, 2013

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Set Growth in Motion: HP OfficeConnect Wireless Network Solution
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores one company's wireless network strategy and how it can greatly enhance your network performance for the mobile world.
Posted: 04 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

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

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

Video Communications Benefits Midmarket Enterprises
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper takes an in-depth look at the increasing value of video communications for the midmarket enterprise, discussing the top five IT challenges organizations face today and how video communications can help you overcome them. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 04 Apr 2014

Cisco

A Total-Cost-of-Ownership Comparison for Unified Communications and Collaboration
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This guide compares the total-cost-of-ownership of various unified communications and collaboration platforms and explains how collaboration is critical to the success of the modern business.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Cisco

Top Unified Communications Trends For Midsize Businesses
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores some top trends in UC for midsized businesses and outlines what these organizations are doing to further support workplace mobility and BYOD.
Posted: 01 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Cisco
 
 
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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