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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

Kentucky School District Improves Classroom Experience with Netowrk Investment
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: This case study details how one institution who was facing network challenges in terms from performance, new Wi-Fi standards, and complex network management. Read on if your company is going through similar challenges, and find out if the same strategy can help improve your network performance.
Posted: 11 Dec 2015 | Published: 11 Dec 2015

Avaya

Cisco Hosted Collaboration Solution (HCS)
sponsored by Cisco
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: Discover the impact that a hosted collaboration solution (HCS) can have on your enterprise by allowing you to offer a number of UC&C applications to your end users.
Posted: 02 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Cisco

Daifuku Revitalizes Global Communications with Their Social Business Environment
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this case study, you'll learn how one industrial-materials handling organization implemented a social business environment to help streamline its business processes. Plus, discover why IT planning managers are saying that social functions and a direct link between communications make it possible to speed up business workflows.
Posted: 08 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

IBM

Reap the Benefits of Increased Productivity By Connecting Mobile Employees
sponsored by Vodafone
WHITE PAPER: In this solution brief, you will learn how to unlock the value of mobile UC and deliver better operational agility, improved customer engagement, and enhanced employee connectivity. Access this brief now to simplify your collaboration landscape.
Posted: 20 Nov 2015 | Published: 20 Nov 2015

Vodafone

The Insecurity of Network-Connected Printers: Address Hardcopy Document Security
sponsored by HP Limited
WHITE PAPER: In this exclusive report, you will examine the risks dredged up by insecure printers and other peripheral devices in your business, as well as discover several best-in-class action strategies and practices for addressing end-point device and hardcopy document security.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2015

HP Limited

The World's Third Largest Event Center Scores Big with Fans
sponsored by Avaya
CASE STUDY: This case study details how one company overcame network challenges with a wireless networking investment. Read on if your company is going through similar challenges, and find out if the same strategy can help improve your network performance.
Posted: 11 Dec 2015 | Published: 11 Dec 2015

Avaya

What Can iCon Do For You?
sponsored by SPS Commerce, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses the specific enterprise benefits that you can attain by adopting top-notch voice and video collaboration systems. Needing collaboration is a no brainer, but this paper discusses a solution that helps mitigate the problems inherent to a video collaboration implementation.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


Turn Your IT into an Engine of Business Creativity: A CIO's Guide
sponsored by Colt Data Centre Services
WHITE PAPER: In the following white paper, you will discover how leading IT professionals make decisions in today's business world, how they respond to various challenges, and learn how the processes they use can meet the challenges of the new digital economy.
Posted: 13 Oct 2015 | Published: 13 Oct 2015

Colt Data Centre Services
 
 
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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