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ALSO CALLED: Wireless LAN Routers, Intelligent Mobile Gateways, Wireless Gateways (Hardware), Wireless Local Area Network Routers
DEFINITION: A wireless router is a device in a wireless local area network (WLAN) that determines the next network point to which a packet should be forwarded toward its destination. A wireless router works in the same way as the router in a hard-wired home or business local area network (LAN), but allows greater mobility for notebook or portable computers. The individual computers are equipped with small wireless  … 
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5 Tips for Wireless and BYOD
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: More and more companies are implementing bring your own device (BYOD) policies within the enterprise in order to improve productivity and meet the needs of a changing workforce. However, diving into BYOD without a guide is a dangeous game -- fortunately, this resource can help.
Posted: 12 Sep 2014 | Published: 12 Sep 2014

Cisco

Healthcare Giant Accelerates into Future of Wireless
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how Cisco deployed solutions for high-bandwidth and high-density wireless locations within a hospital system with 14,800 employees, a massive campus, and 10,000 devices accessing the network at any given time.
Posted: 02 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Riverside Healthcare System
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: This crucial case study discusses how a healthcare organization with four facilities utilized a WLAN solution to eliminate slow client performance, centralize configuration and monitoring and open the door to many labor-saving applications.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

Aerohive Networks

Hot Tips for Securing Your Wireless Network
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Everyone from the home user to the corporate enterprise needs to secure their Wi-Fi network. This white paper offers 11 tips for securing your Wi-Fi network, including encryption, password management, and more.
Posted: 07 May 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

Sophos, Inc.

Web Seminar: Routers Are Dead. Long Live the Router!
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WEBCAST: Go "under the hood" of the revolutionary Cisco integrated services router. See the technological advances that will enable you to create a truly borderless network, while giving you the convenient, powerful network management features you crave in today's resource-challenged IT environment.
Posted: 22 Mar 2010 | Premiered: Mar 18, 2010

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Technical Brief: Next-Generation Wireless Backhaul Solutions
sponsored by Brocade
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: Many services, such as mobile Internet and mobile TV, require high bandwidth, and current backhaul infrastructures are not optimized to handle this traffic. Advanced routers and switches from Brocade enable highly scalable designs for the eventual convergence of voice and data infrastructure that can deliver new multimedia services.
Posted: 28 Jan 2010 | Published: 28 Jan 2010

Brocade

Routers are Dead; Long Live the Router
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WEBCAST: Get a firsthand look at the next-gen routers that will enable you to create a truly borderless network, while giving you the convenient, powerful network management features you crave in today’s resource-challenged IT environment.
Posted: 20 Nov 2009 | Premiered: Nov 20, 2009

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Locating Rogue 802.11n and Legacy Wireless Access Points
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about the omnidirectional and unidirectional search methods for locating rogue access points to improve wireless network security.
Posted: 03 Oct 2008 | Published: 03 Oct 2008

Fluke Networks

Cisco 850 Series Integrated Services Routers
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
SOFTWARE LISTING: The Cisco® 850 Series of secure broadband and wireless routers is part of the Cisco Integrated Services Router portfolio.
Posted: 28 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Cisco Systems, Inc.
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WIRELESS ROUTERS DEFINITION (continued): …  transceivers that can be plugged into either a Universal Serial Bus (USB) port or a PC card slot.For home and business computer users who have high-speed Internet connections, a wireless router can also act as a hardware firewall. This is true even if the home or business has only one computer. Many engineers believe that the use of a router provides superior protection against hacking because individual computer IP addresses are not directly exposed to the Internet. A wireless router also does not consume computer resources as a firewall program does.Wireless router technology has improved in … 
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