802.11g Standards Process Falters, Recovers
- 802.11 wireless LANs: A blueprint for the future? Goldberg, Lee // Electronic Design;08/04/97, Vol. 45 Issue 16, p44
Reports that the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers' (IEEE) 802.11 committee has issued the final draft of its specification for wireless local-area networks (LANs). Possible publication of these specifications; Reference to the IEEE Standards Activity Board Meeting; Stipulations...
- IEEE to concoct VLAN interoperability recipe. Musich, Paula // PC Week;4/22/96, Vol. 13 Issue 16, p8
Reports on International Electrical & Electronic Engineering's formation of a committee to hammer out a common virtual local area networks (VLANs). Importance of VLANs to advanced computer networks; Concerns on the lack of interoperability standard for VLANs.
- Wireless LAN standard ratified. Miller, George D. // Cabling Installation & Maintenance;Oct97, Vol. 5 Issue 11, p148
Reports on the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers' (IEEE) ratification of the 802.11 standard covering wireless local area networks (LAN). Definition of the air interface between wireless LAN stations and between stations and access points; Transmission options addressed by the...
- Wireless LAN standard to boost industry. Poole, Jackie // InfoWorld;07/07/97, Vol. 19 Issue 27, p50
Reports that the Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Standards Activity Board has ratified 802.11, a standard for wireless local area networks. Definition of physical-layer and Media Access Control protocols as the main focus of the standards; Potential impact on the industry.
- LAN tactics. // Electronic News;8/8/94, Vol. 40 Issue 2026, p4
Reports that the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 802.11 standards committee may not be able to release a final Media Access Control layer protocol as planned as a specification for 2.4GHz spread-spectrum wireless local area networks (LANs).
- Do You Know Your Alphabet? Stokes, Kim // Wireless Design & Development;Feb2002, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p4
Announces the availability of the International Electrical and Electronic Engineering 802.11 tentative standard, a computer network protocol for wireless local area networks. Features of the 802.11 standard; Advantages of the standard; Specifications of the standard.
- Maintaining data integrity while putting power over Ethernet. Lehr, Amir // Cabling Installation & Maintenance;Sep2003, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p28
Reports on the formation of a task force to standardize the approach for passing power over Ethernet by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Concept of the task force; Implications of the move for the industry; Emphasis on increasing quantity of local area network devices.
- Standards continue torrid pace. // Communications News;Dec98, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p78
Discusses progress made towards the development of standards for Gigabit Ethernet, as of December 1998. Specifications developed by the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers; Basic modes defined by the 802.3z standard; Copper cabling issues; Compatibility cues.
- LXI Connexion. Schreier, Paul // EE: Evaluation Engineering;Sep2008, Vol. 47 Issue 9, p46
The author talks about time-aware LAN eXtensions for Instrumentation (LXI) instruments. He states that time-aware instruments refer to Class A and Class B products that uphold the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE) 1588 Precision Timing Protocol. He furthers that...