Meshing industrial applications into the citywide wireless network

Benke, Pamela
June 2006
Portable Design;Jun2006, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p29
The article discusses the need for cities and communities to consider the right technology to meet individual user and industrial requirements as they explore the deployment of citywide wireless networks in the United States. Networking technologies are emerging to deal with several obstacles inherent in industrial settings, such as radio frequency, metal structures and concrete walls. Municipalities are increasingly deploying wireless broadband mesh networking technology to provide dedicated networks with different levels of security and access.


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