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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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PAN Reports
 
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

User Engagement Study for Unified Communications Solutions
sponsored by Vodafone/Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about a user engagement study that separates your workforce into fixed, flex, and field worker types to drive rapid and positive user adoption of your new UC solution.
Posted: 15 Jul 2015 | Published: 15 Jul 2015

Vodafone/Cisco

Unified Communications & Collaboration: Empowering a Mobile Workforce
sponsored by NEC
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper now and learn how unified communications and collaboration solutions can cut costs and improve your business processes and productivity at the same time.
Posted: 01 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

NEC

Designing a Converged Campus Network
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines innovative technology that can help satisfy the technical requirements of a modern network without sacrificing key agility, flexibility and manageability.
Posted: 30 Apr 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

The cultural shift - Why IT needs to move
sponsored by USU AG
EGUIDE: With IT budgets moving out of the IT department, this e-guide provides the best practices to help put your IT organization in a better position to compete with outside IT services companies. Read now to learn about the common ground between embedded IT and central IT and the emergence of shadow IT.
Posted: 28 Jul 2015 | Published: 28 Jul 2015

USU AG

The Internet of Things: A Primer for the Curious
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to learn what the Internet of Things means, some key vertical markets where it can affect the most short-term change, the impact on existing networks, and much more.
Posted: 17 Jun 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2014

Global Knowledge

Closing the Mobility Cost Gaps with SIP Trunking Services
sponsored by XO Communications
EGUIDE: Access this expert guide and learn you can take advantage of SIP trunking to reduce the costs of your mobile unified communications efforts.
Posted: 08 Jun 2015 | Published: 08 Jun 2015

XO Communications

Infographic: Windows vs RHEL TCO
sponsored by Red Hat
RESOURCE: The following infographic demonstrates the top 5 statistics why enterprises go with Linux when they need greater performance from their IT environment. Access now to learn more.
Posted: 02 Jul 2015 | Published: 02 Jul 2015

Red Hat

UC Performance Management with Full Network Visibility
sponsored by IR
WEBCAST: View this short video to learn how you can gain true end-to-end network visibility that allows you to performance manage all associate network and UC devices in real-time, even when multiple vendors are involved.
Posted: 02 Jun 2015 | Premiered: Jun 2, 2015

IR
 
 
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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