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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

Case Study: Manufacturing: LaBarge Coating
sponsored by Ruckus Wireless
CASE STUDY: Maintaining several large manufacturing plants and storage yards to service and store hundred of miles of piping for many customers is a daunting task and a logistical nightmare.  This case study examines how one company uses a wireless solution to help control the supply chain.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Published: 09 Oct 2014

Ruckus Wireless

Performance optimized 802.11ac/n Dual-Radio 3x3:3access point with internal antenna option
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
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

Optimize App Development and Testing with Off-Premises Environments
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This helpful white paper examines a new managed virtualization service that can extend your development and testing environment to more efficient outsourced infrastructures without sacrificing IT control.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 18 Jul 2014

Rackspace

Reference Guide: Ruckus SPoT™ Location Services API
sponsored by Ruckus Wireless
WHITE PAPER: Mobility has become one of the most important social and technological movements in the past decade. However, its time to update legacy hardware and design a mission critical wireless LAN.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Published: 09 Oct 2014

Ruckus Wireless

8 Simple Steps to Bring Shadow IT into the Light
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth white paper outlines the 8 essential steps for IT professionals to drag Shadow IT into the light and regain control of their organization.
Posted: 02 Sep 2014 | Published: 02 Sep 2014

Rackspace

Drive Business Success by Empowering IT
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: By streamlining your mainframe portfolio, you run fewer products on one integrated platform to lower costs on licensing, maintenance, and reduce admins necessary to manage them. Explore this guide to learn how streamlining your mainframe portfolio can reduce cost of ownership and empower your IT staff to innovate.
Posted: 28 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

CA Technologies.

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

A New Tune for Telephony? What MS Lync Really Means
sponsored by SearchUnifiedCommunications.com
EBOOK: This white paper provides answers to a number of major questions surrounding Microsoft Lync. Read now to decide whether Lync is the best solution for your company's communications needs.
Posted: 10 Jul 2014 | Published: 10 Jul 2014

SearchUnifiedCommunications.com
 
 
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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