Wi-Fi means business for cabling installers

Johnston, Mark
April 2006
Cabling Installation & Maintenance;Apr2006, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p18
Trade Publication
The article discusses the importance of Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi) as a business for cabling industry. Its wireless ability can lead cabling industry and professional cabling installers to high performance and reliability outcome. Furthermore, Wi-Fi application offers opportunities for professional contractors to expand into wireless site qualification and perform more business operations.


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