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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

World's first Cloud-enabled G20 Leaders' Summit
sponsored by Dimension Data
CASE STUDY: This case study explains how they deployed a fully consumptive solution for network, including WiFi, security, BYOD management, and a bespoke virtualized desktop to provide a seamless user experience.
Posted: 09 Jun 2015 | Published: 09 Jun 2015

Dimension Data

Bringing Business Communications into the Mobile Future
sponsored by Vodafone/Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how Vodafone solutions can give you a modern communications system that is ready for the future of business.
Posted: 18 Jun 2015 | Published: 26 Dec 2014

Vodafone/Cisco

How SIP for Enterprise Powers Unified Communications
sponsored by XO Communications
WHITE PAPER: Download and discover everything you need to know about session initiation protocol (SIP) trunking – your answer to an easier transition from distributed voice network to centralized, cost effective VoIP solution.
Posted: 28 May 2015 | Published: 26 Dec 2014

XO Communications

Deliver fast, remote access to apps with VDI on integrated architecture
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
CASE STUDY: Access this case study to discover how one organization benefitted from a platform combining virtual desktop infrastructures (VDI) with compute, networking, and storage technologies.
Posted: 12 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Do customers drive your technology decisions?
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Consult the following white paper to learn why your customers' needs and wants should be shaping the way you modernize your technology. Access now and find out more.
Posted: 01 May 2015 | Published: 01 May 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Buyer's Guide to 802.11ac Wireless
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how 802.11ac, the next generation of wireless technology, can bring your Wi-Fi network back up to speed and prepare you for the future of business.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 26 Dec 2014

Extreme Networks

Inside the capacity management process
sponsored by TeamQuest Corporation
EGUIDE: This e-guide pinpoints the economics of the capacity management process, how to interpret capacity management metrics, and the four resource bottlenecks to consider in the capacity management process.
Posted: 01 Jul 2015 | Published: 01 Jul 2015

TeamQuest Corporation

The 5 Levels of IT Service Optimization Maturity
sponsored by TeamQuest Corporation
WEBCAST: This webcast explores the 5 levels of IT service optimization maturity and how that affects business outcomes.
Posted: 16 Jun 2015 | Premiered: Jun 16, 2015

TeamQuest Corporation
 
 
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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