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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

Protecting Users from Firesheep and other Sidejacking Attacks with SSL
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the Firesheep Wi-Fi attack tool and other sidejacking attacks with SSL and explains how to avoid these attacks.
Posted: 15 Jan 2015 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

Symantec Corporation

Cloud Computing & Mobile Technologies: Giving Government an Extra Dimension
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to examine the steps to implement and initiate to secure clod and mobile strategies. Discover how these leveraging these disruptive services can help to better serve citizens who desire on-demand service. Read on to learn how your government organization can benefit from new channels.
Posted: 18 Dec 2014 | Published: 26 Nov 2013

OpenText

Impacting and Improving Business Performance through Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WEBCAST: Tune in to this informative and detailed webcast to learn how about an infrastructure optimizing solution. Discover how you can lower cost while reducing time to deliver service to the organization. Watch now to learn how to enable IT to become a change agent and to be a factor in increased ROI.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Premiered: Oct 15, 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Technical Brief: Wall Mounted Access Points
sponsored by Xirrus
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive technical brief takes an in-depth look at how to manage your network infrastructure to create the most seamless Wi-Fi experience possible. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 23 Feb 2015 | Published: 23 Feb 2015

Xirrus

Adapting to New Data Channels and Improving Performance with Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WEBCAST: View this in-depth webcast to learn about the "new style" of IT and how you can leverage your staff to overcome the pressures and obstacles presented today. Watch now to discover the path to impact business performance around workforce productivity, business trends and intelligence, and customer acquisition and loyalty in the digital age.
Posted: 05 Dec 2014 | Premiered: Oct 22, 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Cloud IT: The Impact of Cloud Supply Chain Platforms on the Role of IT
sponsored by GT Nexus
WHITE PAPER: In this valuable white paper learn more about the impact of cloud supply chain platforms on the role of IT and how you can better prepare your team for the challenges they may face.
Posted: 03 Mar 2015 | Published: 03 Mar 2015

GT Nexus

The New Style of IT
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: Access this assessment tool to select up to three areas of infrastructure optimization and see how your views compare to your peers. Discover how to use these statistics to enhance your decision making process.
Posted: 08 Dec 2014 | Premiered: 04 Nov 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Cloud IT: The Impact of Cloud Supply Chain Platforms on the Role of IT
sponsored by GT Nexus
WHITE PAPER: In this valuable white paper learn more about the impact of cloud supply chain platforms on the role of IT and how you can better prepare your team for the challenges they may face.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Feb 2015

GT Nexus
 
 
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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