TITLE

WHEN WIRELESS WORLDS COLLIDE

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Network World;1/28/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the need for comprehensive mobility strategy that spans Local Area Networks (LANs), Wide Area Networks (WANs), mobile devices and applications. It is stated that the commercial deployments of 802.11n wireless LANs (WLANs), 4G mobile WANs and fixed-mobile convergence (FMC) are expected to get under way late in the year. It offers action items for 2008 which includes preparation for 80.11n with enhancements to WLAN controllers, marking users into categories of those needing dual-mode, Wi-Fi-only, cellular-only and desktop-only and examining FMC offerings from specialized companies.
ACCESSION #
30064397

 

Related Articles

  • Waiting on wireless LAN management. Dubie, Denise // Network World;4/7/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 14, p14 

    The article presents the first part of a series of article which assesses the capability of wireless local area network (LAN) management technology in facing the challenges of information technology (IT) in the U.S. According to the author, wireless LAN technologies provide positive benefits...

  • Essential steps to wireless freedom. Lo, Norm // SDA Asia Magazine;2007, Vol. 20 Issue 20, p51 

    The article focuses on the growing popularity of wireless technologies as of 2007. It explains that wireless application enhances mobility by eliminating cables and cords that let users to their tasks wherever they may be. Some disadvantages of going wireless such as the cost of transitioning...

  • Handover Trigger Based on Frame Retransmission Trend in Mobile IPv6. Lim, Joanne; Chow, Chee-Onn; Ishii, Hiroshi // Wireless Personal Communications;May2013, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p41 

    The basic reason of handover is to stay connected to the Internet with the intention of reducing connection quality deterioration. In a ubiquitous network, mobile nodes often perform handovers to stay connected to the Internet. These mobile nodes sometimes suffer from performance degradation...

  • WLAN product specialized for cable operators.  // Telecom Asia;Mar2005, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p36 

    The article reports that Nortel Network Corp.'s new WLAN product allows cable operators to provide access to secure high-speed Internet and network services at hotspots in public locations and residential neighborhoods. In addition to hotspot service, the product can be configured to deliver...

  • Wireless dominates enterprises.  // Communications News;Sep2004, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p10 

    This article deals with the findings of a survey conducted by the Communications News magazine on the adoption of wireless data of several companies in the U.S. in 2004. Wireless data has been widely accepted in enterprise environments, according to a recent Communications News' reader survey,...

  • Baluns Shrink To Tiny 0404 Footprint. Kirkeby, Niels // Microwaves & RF;Nov2005, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p80 

    The article describes the development of balanced-unbalanced transformers (baluns) in packaged sizes. Such feat is initiated by Anaren Microwave with a view of designing baluns with low height, fine pin pitch, improved electrical performance and low price. The baluns are suitable for Bluetooth...

  • Multi-Antenna Techniques for Evolved 3G Wireless Communication Networks: An Overview. Michael Mao Wang; Andy Wang; Gorokhov, Alexei; Kadous, Tamer; Min Dong // Journal of Communications;Jan2009, p61 

    Multi-antenna techniques offers significant capacity benefits. But realizing these gains in practical wireless systems remains a very challenging problem. MIMO-OFDM has been used in wireless LAN systems with great success. However, due to the largely varying spatial profiles and velocity...

  • Growth expected for dual-mode cellular/Wi-Fi devices.  // RCR Wireless News;5/10/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 19, p26 

    Reports on the growth of the market for dual-mode cellular/wireless fidelity mobile phones by 2009, according to a study by Allied Business Intelligence. Number of handset shipments that can connect to both wireless wide area and local area networks; Device offered by Nokia Corp. that supports...

  • Pulling answers from the air: Wireless reliability in industrial automation. Thie, Scott; White, Jeff // InTech;Aug2007, Vol. 54 Issue 8, p16 

    The article focuses on the reliability of mobile and wireless industrial solutions. Successful deployment of such solutions factored in the impact on their workforce, the kinds of information they would need to access, the environments in which they would be working and other geographical...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics