Cutting the cord with the wireless LAN standard

Champness, Angela
August 1997
Network World;08/18/97, Vol. 14 Issue 33, p47
Trade Publication
Discusses some of the key components of the IEEE 802.11 standard for wireless local area networks (LAN). Optical-based physical-layer implementation that uses infrared light to transmit data; 2M bit/second peak data rate; 802.11-compliant devices; Wireless and wired nodes on an Ethernet LAN.


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