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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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James Cook University Re-Architects the WLAN and Ups their Access Points
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
CASE STUDY: In this case study, find out how James Cook University extended Wi-Fi to all of their 22,000 students across campus by more than doubling their access points. Plus, learn how they re-architected their WLAN to give users a better mobile experience.
Posted: 21 Jun 2018 | Published: 10 May 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

How to prepare your WLAN for the 802.11ax standard
sponsored by TechTarget
RESOURCE: The next wireless LAN standard, 802.11ax, promises to be better, faster and cheaper than Wave 2 802.11ac. Access a copy of our member-exclusive guide, How to prepare your WLAN for the 802.11ax standard, by completing our Wired and Wireless LAN Survey.
Posted: 14 Jun 2018 | Published: 14 Jun 2018

TechTarget

Smart Meetings and Intelligent Spaces
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WEBCAST: Watch this webcast to learn about wireless and Bluetooth Low Energy technology designed to help you create seamless mobile engagement in digital workspaces for all of your users and guests.
Posted: 07 May 2018 | Premiered: May 7, 2018

Aruba Networks

Vendor Comparison for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure
sponsored by Aruba Networks
RESEARCH CONTENT: Explore this Gartner Magic Quadrant report on the wired and wireless LAN access market and find out how you can break down barriers to transform the employee experience and foster improved efficiency, innovation, and growth.
Posted: 04 May 2018 | Published: 17 Oct 2017

Aruba Networks

Critical Capabilities for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure
sponsored by Aruba Networks
RESEARCH CONTENT: Read why Gartner has recognized HPE (Aruba), a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company with the highest score in 6 of 6 Gartner Critical Capabilities Use Cases for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure.
Posted: 04 May 2018 | Published: 03 Nov 2017

Aruba Networks

Federally-Validated Network Security for Wireless Communications
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
EBOOK: Find out how to take a highly secure, mobile-first approach to wireless networking with technology designed to protect highly sensitive networks like those used by the U.S. government and armed forces.
Posted: 25 Apr 2018 | Published: 31 Dec 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Deploying Wi-Fi for High Density Case: Helsinki Exhibition and Convention Center
sponsored by Ekahau
CASE STUDY: This concise case study details how The Helsinki Exhibition and Convention Center was able to provide users and customers with high density wireless internet and support for real-time applications from web browsing to video streaming.
Posted: 13 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Ekahau

Riding Wave 2
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: Making the switch to Wave 2 wireless, and 802.11ac products, will require design and other adjustments by enterprise networking pros.
Posted: 22 Nov 2016 | Published: 15 Nov 2016

SearchNetworking.com

Microscope June 2016
sponsored by MicroScope
EZINE: June ezine: Think wireless Highlighting the opportunities when you package cloud services with wireless technologies to secure repeat revenue on network sales
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

MicroScope

Entertainment: Time Warner Cable Arena
sponsored by Tech Data - IntegraOne
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

Tech Data - IntegraOne

Seeking secure Wi-Fi
sponsored by MicroScope
EZINE: An issue looking at the issues around wireless networking, the dangers of advertising with some hints of verticals that are spending
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

MicroScope

Understanding Your Wireless LAN Controllers
sponsored by Brocade
EGUIDE: With Wi-Fi now the primary, default, and often only internet access in the organization, IT managers are motivated to get the most from their wireless LANs. What's needed to optimize wireless LANs? Wireless LAN controllers. In this expert e-guide, learn how to understand and implement your wireless LAN controllers.
Posted: 01 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

Brocade

Maximize the Mobile Learning Experience
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: 70% of K-12 and IT administrative decision-makers said preparing students for the future workforce was one of the main drivers for adopting classroom technology. Read how to prepare your network for a digital-first classroom experience in this report.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 May 2016

Avaya

Schools Talking to Schools
sponsored by Avaya
WEBCAST: Overcoming the obstacles to deliver the modern learning demands of a smart campus. From secure BYOD to robust WiFi and comprehensive video surveillance, the IT challenges schools face to ensure smart, safe campuses are not minor. This on-demand webinar details how schools like yours seamlessly integrated new technology on a budget.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Premiered: Aug 20, 2015

Avaya

Should You Upgrade to 802.11ac Wireless LAN?
sponsored by Rogers Communications, Inc.
EGUIDE: This e-guide discusses the questions LAN managers should ask themselves to determine if they need to upgrade to 802.11ac wireless LAN, as well as the pros and cons of doing so.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Published: 25 Mar 2016

Rogers Communications, Inc.

SD-WAN: Is This a Secure Line?
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EZINE: In this issue of Network Evolution, learn how software-defined WAN is helping enterprises maintain secure networks while embracing hybrid WAN architectures at the branch.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

SearchNetworking.com

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

Network Evolution: Shifting the Focus to SD-WAN
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EZINE: In this exclusive issue of the 'Network Evolution' magazine, explore the promise of SD-WAN, why enterprises are so interested in it and what it means for the future of WAN optimization.
Posted: 03 Aug 2015 | Published: 03 Aug 2015

SearchNetworking.com

Buyer's Guide: What To Look For In 802.11ac Access Points
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: Many enterprises are looking to upgrade their wireless LAN access points (APs) to Gigabit Wi-Fi 802.11ac standards. This essential buyer's guide explores essential 802.11ac features like self-configuration, backwards-compatibility with older APs, dual Gigabit-Ethernet ports for higher throughput, and ease of management.
Posted: 02 Jul 2015 | Published: 02 Jul 2015

SearchNetworking.com

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
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