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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

CW Buyer's Guide to Enterprise Collaboration
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: In this 10-page buyer's guide, Computer Weekly highlights what the IT leader needs to know to decide on the future of the organisation's communications strategy.
Posted: 20 Oct 2014 | Published: 20 Oct 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

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®

2014 WLAN Buyer’s Guide
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: With today's enterprise being dominated by BYOD and the consumerization of IT, the barrier posed by cetralized architectures is becoming increasingly intolerable.  This has led organizations to start looking for a modernizaed plan.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Published: 10 Sep 2014

Aerohive Networks

Best of Wi-Fi Use Cases
sponsored by Ruckus Wireless
WEBCAST: Wi-Fi networks are a must-have in every organization today, especially if your company has guests who need to connect frequently.  Whether it be a school, hotel, or an office, the best wireless experience is a priority.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Premiered: Oct 8, 2014

Ruckus Wireless

Video Communications Benefits for Midmarket
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive resource to find out how video communications are benefiting midmarket enterprises and what your organization can do to take advantage of the new technology.
Posted: 26 Jun 2014 | Published: 26 Jun 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

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

How One Office Benefited from a Large Network Wi-Fi Solution
sponsored by Aruba Networks
CASE STUDY: With potentially tens of thousands of users accessing network data from over 2,000 access points, there's no doubt that the connection needs to be safe and strong.
Posted: 24 Sep 2014 | Published: 24 Sep 2014

Aruba Networks

Turn Inc – Global Communications
sponsored by Telstra Global
CASE STUDY: This informative case study examines how a global business was able to extend their high-performance infrastructure to deliver online responses in less than ten milliseconds, regardless of location.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

Telstra Global
 
 
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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