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ALSO CALLED: Wireless Fidelity, WiFi
DEFINITION: A Wi-Fi finder, also called a Wi-Fi signal finder, Wi-Fi seeker or Wi-Fi locator, is a miniature electronic device that can determine whether or not a portable computer user is within range of an access point for a wireless local area network ( WLAN ). The intent is to eliminate the need to boot up the computer and attempt to connect on a "hit-or-miss" basis.A typical Wi-Fi finder operates with the  … 
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Wi-Fi as a Service: Is it Right for my Business?
sponsored by Rogers Communications, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Wi-Fi has become a business essential, in-house managed networks are problematic and Wi-Fi as a Service is an end-to-end solution. In this white paper, discover how Wi-Fi as a Service can free up valuable time that your IT team currently spends on managing the day-to-day so they are able to spend more time moving the business forward.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Published: 16 Mar 2016

Rogers Communications, Inc.

Solving the Growing Complexities of Network Management: Network as a Service
sponsored by Rogers Communications, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: IT teams continue to struggle to keep up with new technologies and increasing bandwidth demands are only worsening the problem. Discover how to shift your IT departments focus from day-to-day maintenance toward productivity with Network as a Service.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Published: 23 Mar 2016

Rogers Communications, Inc.

Network as a Service: Benefits for Canadian Businesses
sponsored by Rogers Communications, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: IT leaders have found that in-house IT organizations spend most of their time and budgets on routine maintenance. Managed network solutions are a way for businesses to achieve a better operational balance. Access this white paper to discover the top four benefits Wi-Fi as a Service can provide your organization.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Published: 16 Mar 2016

Rogers Communications, Inc.

Is Your Network Ready for the Wireless World?
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: How 'Wi-Fi aware' are you, really? Learn how Wi-Fi awareness, Wave 2 and other new Wi-Fi developments could have a major impact on your network.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 15 Mar 2016

SearchNetworking.com

Supporting Wireless Infrastructure as Devices Proliferate
sponsored by Rogers Communications, Inc.
EGUIDE: Delve into an exclusive interview with Heriberto Altieri, IT Manager at the International House, as he explains how to support wireless infrastructure as devices proliferate across the network.
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Published: 17 Mar 2016

Rogers Communications, Inc.

Has the Time for Wireless Enterprise Networks Arrived?
sponsored by Rogers Communications, Inc.
EGUIDE: The demands for anywhere-access and the rollout of higher-speed Wi-Fi standards have challenged enterprises to explore the feasibility of transitioning from a wired infrastructure to an all-wireless internal network. Discover the benefits of 802.11n and 802.11ac, and get advice on WLAN planning and fortifying the wired infrastructure.
Posted: 18 Mar 2016 | Published: 15 Mar 2016

Rogers Communications, Inc.

Wi-Fi Network Design & Optimization
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WEBCAST: Designing your Wi-Fi network is a complicated process. It will not be perfect on the first try. Optimizing your network may take many iterations. This video will enable you to cut down the amount of guesswork that goes into optimization and shorten the process.
Posted: 09 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Dec 9, 2015

Extreme Networks

5 Essential Elements of the 802.11ac Wave 2 Business Case
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WEBCAST: Wi-fi has become the primary and default communication channel for most organizations. Keeping up with traffic demands is a make or break issue. In this webcast, learn how to provide an effective network to enable maximum user productivity.
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Mar 8, 2016, 16:09 EST (21:09 GMT)

Extreme Networks

Hype or Ripe? 5 Essential Elements of the 802.11ac Wave 2 Business Case
sponsored by Extreme Networks
EBOOK: In this e-book, you will discover the five key justifications required to build a business case for investment in Wave 2 of 802.11ac. Read on to receive the benefits of this wireless technology and learn how it helps maximize end user productivity.
Posted: 04 Mar 2016 | Published: 04 Mar 2016

Extreme Networks

Driving Service Efficiency and Customer Engagement with In-Store WiFi
sponsored by Earthlink.
WHITE PAPER: Explore the benefits of retail organizations offering customers reliable WiFi and floor personnel armed with tablets and appropriate apps to provide superior customer experience and convenience. Additionally, learn the 4 challenges of WiFi customer engagement and how to overcome them.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Earthlink.

No Strings Attached
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: Should a Wi-Fi Internet service become your enterprise's means for primary online access? This guide reviews the issue and factors that must be considered first.
Posted: 15 Dec 2015 | Published: 15 Dec 2015

SearchNetworking.com

Avaya Wireless LAN 9100: Delivering a High-Quality User Experience
sponsored by Avaya
VIDEO: This brief video outlines how upgrading to a wireless LAN can give your wireless users what they need in terms of user experience. Tune in to learn how to protect your network investment from increases in bandwidth demands.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Premiered: 14 Dec 2015

Avaya

Survey: The State of Wireless Security Today
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about what your peers are doing – or not doing – to secure the wireless infrastructure. Additional data points covered in this report include plans for cloud-managed WLANs and IT decision-maker confidence in relying on third-party hosted management.
Posted: 09 Dec 2015 | Published: 15 Oct 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Secure Access Architecture: Complete Security for Network Access
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: As companies change to adapt their network architecture to connect end devices and enable business applications, they must reconsider their approach to security and access. Access this comprehensive Solution Guide to explore 3 critical security deployment strategies in both controller-managed and cloud-managed environments.
Posted: 09 Dec 2015 | Published: 09 Oct 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Dimension Data and Department of PM&C G20 Case Study
sponsored by Dimension Data
VIDEO: In this case study, find out how the cloud was used to deliver a secure networking and virtual desktop to keep world leaders and media seamlessly connected, as well as ensure significant cost savings from the event.
Posted: 10 Jun 2015 | Premiered: 25 May 2015

Dimension Data

Computer Weekly networking case studies
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
CASE STUDY: Jennifer Scott and Steve Evans discover what made the winning entries stand out from the crowd in the 2014 Computer Weekly European Awards for networking.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 14 Apr 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

What's New in Wireless Networking and 802.11?
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper examines the ins-and-outs of wireless networking, discussing the current state 802.11 and what near-future developments you need to prepare for if you want to remain competitive.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Published: 02 Apr 2014

Global Knowledge

Crowd Pleaser
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EZINE: Many enterprise wireless networks were never designed for the density of devices crammed on them today. Inside, we explore the next generation of wireless infrastructure, Wave 2, and the promise of more speed and bandwidth for today's congested networks.
Posted: 02 Dec 2015 | Published: 02 Dec 2015

SearchNetworking.com

Buyer's Guide to 802.11ac Wireless: The Time to Move is Now!
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WHITE PAPER: Keeping the network up to speed is no easy task - but with wireless from 802.11ac, speed can be increased by up to three times as much as before. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 03 Dec 2014 | Published: 03 Dec 2014

Extreme Networks

Trends Reshaping Wireless Networking
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: This in-depth resource investigates the trends that are reshaping wireless networking to help you plan for today's mobility and connectivity needs.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

SearchNetworking.com

Why Wi-Fi Quality is so Important to the End-user
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper offers an in-depth look at Wi-Fi's history, and where it's headed in the future. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 28 Oct 2014 | Published: 28 Oct 2014

Extreme Networks

Wi-Fi Buyers Guide
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WHITE PAPER: The huge growth of mobile and BYOD is driving user's demands to rise, while networks become more dense and harder to manage.  How can a balance be found between the two?
Posted: 23 Sep 2014 | Published: 23 Sep 2014

Extreme Networks

Extreme - IndentiFi
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WEBCAST: This exclusive webcast discusses wireless networking solution that allows your organization to provide your users with the wireless performance needed to seamlessly access critical applications and data, even if the workloads are media-intensive.
Posted: 03 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Jun 3, 2014

Extreme Networks

Improve Productivity and Enhance Collaboration with a Unified Wired and Wireless Network
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource explores a top-tier unifying tool and outlines how its implementation can greatly enhance your network's overall function.
Posted: 03 Jun 2014 | Published: 21 Mar 2014

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

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
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WI-FI DEFINITION (continued): …  push of a button and indicates signal strength, the network identifier ( SSID ), the channel being received and whether or not the access point uses encryption . The operating range is approximately 300 feet, although this can vary depending on the presence of electrical wiring, steel building construction or other obstructions that block the propagation of electromagnetic field s.Wi-Fi (short for "wireless fidelity") is a term for certain types of WLAN that use specifications in the 802.11 family. Many airports, hotels and fast-food facilities offer public access to Wi-Fi networks. These locations … 
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