TITLE

Wireless LAN Deployments Lag Technology Advances

AUTHOR(S)
Wexler, Joanie
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Business Communications Review;Feb2006, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the issues and controversies concerning wi-fi systems. The Wi-Fi industry has been making progress particularly in the area of wireless intrusion detection and prevention. The verticals in which wireless and mobility have always been a must are keeping up with trends like voice over Wi-Fi, however, they struggle with the latest iterations of security, which are very difficult to install in small handheld clients. The centralization of Wi-Fi provisioning, administration and radio frequency management will have to take awhile until the masses that now use Cisco Systems Inc. traditional distributed APs move onto the bandwagon, and until converged devices supporting both Wi-Fi and cellular voice capabilities are widely available. INSET: Municipal Mesh Trends.
ACCESSION #
19702786

 

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