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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

Thrive, Survive or Perish - How the New Style of IT Changes Service Delivery
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
VIDEO: View this webcast to learn about the new style of IT and how you can provide improved service delivery. Discover a converged console solution that automates every day maintenance tasks to liberate your admins to pursue innovative and transformative projects.
Posted: 08 Dec 2014 | Premiered: 05 Nov 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Increase Your Web Performance Now
sponsored by Limelight Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper addresses the issues with website performance and how you can ensure that you deliver only the fastest content to your consumers. Click on the link below to discover tips and tricks for optimizing your websites, new ways to measure KPI's, and overall, how to sharpen your competitive edge.
Posted: 22 Dec 2014 | Published: 22 Dec 2014

Limelight Networks, Inc.

The Economist 'Internet of Everything' APAC Research Executive Report – Connecting the Dots
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This report highlights the growing importance of staying connected in a world filled with technological development.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Simple Steps for Improving Content Delivery
sponsored by Limelight Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Consult the following informative white paper to uncover a tried and true content performance solution that focuses on middle-mile optimization. Explore the benefits of middle-mile technologies, how real companies are leveraging this kind of acceleration and more.
Posted: 22 Dec 2014 | Published: 22 Dec 2014

Limelight Networks, Inc.

Wireless Network Virtualization CRAN
sponsored by Wind River Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers an in-depth look at new prevaling wireless strategies and the current state of wireless networking. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 17 Oct 2014 | Published: 17 Oct 2014

Wind River Systems, Inc.

4 Key factors in building a UC and Collaboration Infrastructure
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Virtual face time with customers theoretically means organizations can cut T&E budgets while keeping the wheels of commerce turning. But savvy IT decision makers know this is just half the story. The real power of UC&C isn't tactical; it's strategic.
Posted: 13 Oct 2014 | Published: 13 Oct 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Long-Distance IT: Driving Efficiency in Remote Offices
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper takes an in-depth look at increasing the efficiency of IT in remote offices. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 02 Jan 2015 | Published: 02 Jan 2015

Citrix

The Promise of Software-Defined Networking in Higher Education
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper introduces software-defined networking, a network architecture that's gaining traction with colleges and universities, enabling them to more effectively managing their networks.
Posted: 30 Jun 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

Brocade
 
 
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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