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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

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

What Does the Future of the Workplace Look Like?
sponsored by Citrix Online Go To Meeting
WHITE PAPER: View this informative white paper to find out how employees can communicate and collaborate effectively, especially with the amount of resources within reach.
Posted: 06 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Citrix Online Go To Meeting

The Need to Rethink the WAN
sponsored by VeloCloud
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores some WAN characteristics, limitations and some new approachesbetter suited to supporting fast-changing business and technology environments. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 19 Dec 2014 | Published: 19 Dec 2014

VeloCloud

Fast IT: Sourcing Disruptive Innovation
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Cisco recently announced new Unified Computing System innovations to address the need for business agility and orchestration. You can simplify your data centre with an integrated infrastructure that enables you to reallocate your IT budget towards innovative technologies to meet changing business goals.
Posted: 04 Nov 2014 | Published: 04 Sep 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

How One Organization Delivered Wi-Fi to Over 2.2 Million Square Feet of Space
sponsored by Xirrus
VIDEO: This exclusive webcast details how the Sands Expo was able to deliver a complete Wi-Fi experience to all guests in the 2.2 million square foot convention space. View now to learn more.
Posted: 26 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 26 Feb 2015

Xirrus

Multifactor Authentication Security School
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: In this virtual security classroom, Michael Cobb, a renowned security author with over 20 years of experience in the IT industry, surveys the latest authentication methods and technologies coming onto the market.
Posted: 16 Dec 2014 | Premiered: 15 Dec 2014

SearchSecurity.com

Edison: Streamline Data Protection with IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Operations Center
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource describes a storage manager that has been an industry-standard data protection solution for two decades. It focuses on more than backup and restore.
Posted: 14 Nov 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

IBM

How to Get the Most out of Your Wireless Network
sponsored by Xirrus
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes an in-depth look at how to manage your network infrastructure to create the most seamless Wi-Fi experience possible. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Feb 2015

Xirrus

Avoid Paying Today for Systems You’ll Need Tomorrow
sponsored by HP India
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines a flexible investment strategy IT strategy that can eliminate the need to front-load IT investments by aligning usage with payments.
Posted: 23 Feb 2015 | Published: 23 Feb 2015

HP India
 
 
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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