TITLE

Universities Point To Wi-Fi Future

AUTHOR(S)
McKenna, Dave
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/1/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 20, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the growth of Wireless Fidelity installations at colleges and universities across the U.S., as of October 1, 2003. Wireless system used by Dallas Baptist University to stream its baseball games to the Internet; Trends that emerge as wireless local area networks become an expected part of the IT infrastructure; Implementation of mobile applications at college campuses.
ACCESSION #
10990026

 

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