TITLE

WLAN spec garners agreement

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Network World;1/16/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the approval of a proposal that could form the basis of a final standard for emerging IEEE 802.11n high-speed wireless local area network (LAN) specification. This is approved by a unanimous online vote with two abstentions by the Enhanced Wireless Consortium (EWC). The 802.11n standard is intended to be the next step up in wireless LAN, offering throughput of more than 100Mbps and support for multiple voice over Internet protocol and video streams. EWC was formed after none of the plans that had been proposed could garner enough votes for approval.
ACCESSION #
19643531

 

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