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ALSO CALLED: Dual-mode Wireless LAN, Wireless Local Area Networks, Wireless LAN
DEFINITION: A wireless LAN (or WLAN, for wireless local area network, sometimes referred to as LAWN, for local area wireless network) is one in which a mobile user can connect to a local area network (LAN) through a wireless (radio) connection. The IEEE 802.11 group of standards specify the technologies for wireless LANs. 802.11 standards use the Ethernet protocol and CSMA/CA (carrier sense multiple access with  … 
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Wireless Best Practices
sponsored by Ruckus Wireless
WHITE PAPER: Mobility has become one of the most important social and technological movements in the past decade.  However, this means its time to update legacy hardware and design a mission critical wireless LAN.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

Ruckus Wireless

Making WLANs Work Reliably and Cost-Effectively
sponsored by Ruckus Wireless
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper details a WLAN solution that will not only make the network more reliable, but also make it more cost effective.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

Ruckus Wireless

Entertainment: Time Warner Cable Arena
sponsored by Ruckus Wireless
CASE STUDY: Deploying wireless broadband connectivity in a high-density venue is a very challenging undertaking - especially since we now live in a time when almost everyone is carrying a device of some sort to connect with.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

Ruckus Wireless

Using All the Tools You Can
sponsored by Ruckus Wireless
WHITE PAPER: As user demands on Wi-Fi networks continue to rise quickly across every part of the industry, great radio performance matters more than ever.  This exclusive white paper details a wireless solution that can help you achieve the best possible Wi-Fi experience for your enterprise.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

Ruckus Wireless

A wireless LAN that works for mobile business
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Mobility leads the way for businesses today.  Between laptops, smart phones, tablets and other mobile devices, the need for a strong wireless connection becomes a focal point for business.
Posted: 12 Sep 2014 | Published: 12 Sep 2014

Dell, Inc.

Aerohive Enterprise Video
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WEBCAST: There are plenty of reasons why access to wi-fi is becoming more essential to the workplace, but it can be difficult to meet the growing networking expectations as well as cut costs.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Premiered: Sep 10, 2014

Aerohive Networks

Economic Value Validation
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: Mobility is greatly affecting how wireless networks are designed. The need for personalizing users' mobile experiences to deliver anytime, anywhere access without causing trouble for cost control and operations is a complex problem for IT.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

Aerohive Networks

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

The Network Impact of 802.11ac
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: Mobility is greatly affecting how wireless networks are designed.  The need for personalizing users' mobile experiences to deliver anytime, anywhere access without causing trouble for cost control and operations is a complex problem for IT.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Published: 10 Sep 2014

Aerohive Networks

New Wireless Network Capabilities Promise Higher User Capacity
sponsored by Cox Communications, Inc.
EGUIDE: This white paper explains how WLAN administrators can use existing channels more efficiently, as well as how they can tap new frequencies to offload bandwidth hogs.
Posted: 01 Aug 2014 | Published: 01 Aug 2014

Cox Communications, Inc.

WLAN Market Predicitions
sponsored by TechTarget
RESOURCE: The world of WLAN is ever-expanding and is changing worker behavior and how businesses are functioning. This informative guide dives deep into the most recent expert content of the future of WLAN. From Wi-Fi and 802.11ac, discover what you need to know for 2014.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2014

TechTarget

2014 European User Awards: Winning Entries in Networking
sponsored by TechTarget
RESOURCE: Get an inside look at Computer Weekly's: European User Awards 2014 as experts give you an in-depth analysis of what made this year's winning entries in networking stand out from the crowd, and more. To access your copy, please complete our brief Wireless LAN Survey.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2014

TechTarget

Ixia Introduces 802.11ac WiFi
sponsored by Ixia
VIDEO: Watch this short video to learn more about a Wi-Fi solution that improves video streaming, data syncing between mobile devices and data backup.
Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Premiered: 27 Feb 2014

Ixia

WAN Optimization and Application Acceleration from Soup to Nuts
sponsored by TechTarget
RESOURCE: To reduce corporate footprint and make the most of network purchases, many of your IT peers are turning to tactics that address WAN optimization, management, and security together. Access WAN Optimization and Application Acceleration from Soup to Nuts to uncover tips on how to bring the benefits of this comprehensive strategy to your organization.
Posted: 19 Feb 2014 | Published: 19 Feb 2014

TechTarget

IT Priorities 2014: UK Europe, France and Germany
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: Benchmark your IT spending plans, with our in-depth study of IT spending priorities in the UK, France, Germany, and Europe in 2014.
Posted: 17 Jan 2014 | Published: 17 Jan 2014

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Balancing wireless LAN troubleshooting strategies for BYOD
sponsored by Extreme Networks
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide highlights the variety of tools available for proactive and responsive BYOD troubleshooting.
Posted: 10 Oct 2014 | Published: 10 Oct 2014

Extreme Networks

Five steps to successfully migrate to 802.11ac
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: This brief guide gives 5 guidelines to ensuring a successful migration to 802.11ac. These include auditing the current infrastructure, evaluating capacity requirements and choosing the right access points for your needs.
Posted: 16 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 May 2013

Aruba Networks

How to Handle Mobile Devices' Impact on the Network
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: The number and complexity of mobile devices on the enterprise network are expanding, gobbling up bandwidth from the WLAN infrastructure. This technical guide will help you prep your network for the higher capacity demands of next-stage BYOD. Learn what challenges you must overcome in the coming months.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 14 Apr 2014

SearchNetworking.com

Tutorial: 5 Steps to Effective Wireless Networking in Health Care
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
EGUIDE: View this e-guide from searchHealthIT.com for 5 expert tips on how to plan, implement, and manage health care wireless networks.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 25 Mar 2014

Aerohive Networks

Antwerp University Hospital Supports Staff, Patients, and Students with WLAN
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: This case study shows how Antwerp University Hospital overcame their WLAN challenges with a more scalable, controller-less solution that supported access for growing numbers of staff and students.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 25 Mar 2014

Aerohive Networks

Memorial Hermann Delivers Secure, Reliable Wireless for Mission-Critical Patient Care
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this case study, learn how Memorial Hermann Health System is benefiting after upgrading to a wireless network.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 24 Mar 2014

Aerohive Networks

Wireless LAN Best Practices for Compliant Care
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how wireless LAN (WLAN) has become a critical part of healthcare network infrastructure.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Aerohive Networks

Healthcare Reference Architecture – Mobile Access Solutions for Point-of-Care Applications
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a set of solutions that enable healthcare providers with reliable, high-performance mobile voice and data access to help improve point-of-care delivery.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Aerohive Networks

Five Steps to Successfully Migrate to 802.11ac
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Upgrading your network and WLANs can be a daunting task but the benefits of 802.11ac cannot be over looked. This guide offers 5 simple steps towards a successful 802.11ac migration and how it will better equip your organization.
Posted: 03 Dec 2013 | Published: 03 Dec 2013

Aruba Networks

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise Wireless LAN (WLAN) Key Steps to Successfully Migrate to 802.11ac
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, uncover the 5 essential steps to follow when migrating to 802.11ac WLAN, the next-generation Wi-Fi.
Posted: 30 Oct 2013 | Published: 16 Jun 2013

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise
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WLAN DEFINITION (continued): …  collision avoidance) for path sharing and include an encryption method, the Wired Equivalent Privacy algorithm.High-bandwidth allocation for wireless will make possible a relatively low-cost wiring of classrooms in the United States. A similar frequency allocation has been made in Europe. Hospitals and businesses are also expected to install wireless LAN systems where existing LANs are not already in place. Using technology from the Symbionics Networks, Ltd., a wireless LAN adapter can be made to fit on a Personal Computer Memory Card Industry Association (PCMCIA) card for a laptop or notebook … 
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