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- Hot spots reheated. Sweeney, Dan // America's Network;4/1/2002, Vol. 106 Issue 5, p16
Reports on the demand for Hotspot service providers which provide broadband Internet access through wireless local area networks. Criticism of the business model; Effect of the model on the operations of MobileStar company; Description of companies that utilize wireless local area network...
- MobileStar Moves Into High Gear. Marek, Sue // Wireless Week;06/04/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 23, p34
Reports that MobileStar Network Corp., the Richardson, Texas-based wireless Internet access provider, is rapidly outfitting locations of typical business professionals when they are outside of the office, with 802.11b local area network technology. Other plan of the firm; Benefit of MobileStar...
- Starbucks wireless network a sweet deal for MobileStar. Marsan, Carolyn Duffy // Network World;6/25/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 26, p1
Reports on Starbucks Coffee's launch of a wireless network initiative, providing high-speed Internet access in all of its North American shops. Boon to MobileStar Network, the Internet service provider responsible for the wireless LAN connectivity and the backbone network; Other information...
- Does WLAN have staying power? Tides start to favor wireless firms. // RCR Wireless News;12/10/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 50, p10
Comments on the staying power of wireless local area networks (WLAN) amid the troubles of MobileStar Network Corp. and its likely acquisition by VoiceStream Wireless Corp. Drawbacks of WLAN; Chances of cellular operators to leverage their existing customer bases with WLAN technology.
- Cutting a path to the LAN. McConnell, Mike // Telecommunications - International Edition;Apr99, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p34
Focuses on local area networks (LAN). Challenges facing network managers; Publication of a report entitled `User Plans for High Performance LANs 199' by Infonetics Research.
- Tackling the p's and q's of LAN traffic. Sherman, Doug // Network World;09/07/98, Vol. 15 Issue 36, p33
Reports that local area network (LAN) switching has improved after the ratification of 8.02.1p as part of a revised 802.1D bridging standard. Definition of 802.1p; How the 802.1p traffic prioritization specification works; Number of classes defined by 802.1p. INSET: Nutter's network help desk.
- The PC corner. Qualls, John H. // Business Economics;Jan1995, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p69
Comments on technological developments in the field of business economics. Installation of local area network (LAN) and advanced software at the Saudi National Center for Financial and Economic Information in Saudi Arabia; Microsoft Word for Windows (WinWord 6.0); Reference for WinWord users.
- Wireless bridge links distant LANs. // T H E Journal;Mar96, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p40
Features OverLAN Wireless Bridge/IP Router which provides a wireless-link between two or more remote local area networks up to three miles apart. Speed; Installation features; Campus area network applications.
- Microwave Bridge enables full duplex. // T H E Journal;Jun96, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p32
Reports that the OverLAN Microwave Bridge is a high bandwidth radio system capable of wirelessly transporting full-bandwidth LAN traffic at distances up to 10 miles.