There are lots of WLAN protocols to sift through

Barkway, Michael
November 2003
Portable Design;Nov2003, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p21
Describes the development and applications of wireless local area network (WLAN) protocols. Aspects of the 802.11 standard for wireless networks; Development of bluetooth technology; Inclusion of quality of service features to product bandwidth for time-critical applications such as audio and video; Integration of WLAN and cellular; Opportunities for product and application developers.


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