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802.11n Wireless Standard
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802.11n Wireless Standard

Overview IEEE 802.11n is a proposed amendment to the wireless networking IEEE standard 802.11-2007 for improving system performance. The standard 802.11 also referred as Wi-Fi, offers wireless LAN for devices such as laptop computers and cellular phones at home, office, and commercial establishments. The existing standard, 802.11g ratified in 2003 is inadequate due to the…

3GPP Long Term Evolution
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3GPP Long Term Evolution

Overview 3GPP LTE (Long Term Evolution) is the Third Generation Mobile Wireless Broadband Partnership Project that helps Operators to provide Wireless Broadband Services at affordable prices with enhanced performance and capacity. It improves the existing UMTS mobile phone standard to manage future requirements. It is the natural evolution of 3GPP GSM, WCDMA, and 3GPP2 CDMA…

802.1x Wireless Standard
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802.1x Wireless Standard

Overview IEEE 802.1X is a standard protocol for port-based Network Access Control and it provides authentication to devices attached to a LAN port. It establishes a point-to-point connection or prevents access from that port if authentication fails. It is not only valuable for authenticating and controlling user traffic to a protected network, but also effective…

WEP – Wired Equivalent Privacy
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WEP – Wired Equivalent Privacy

Overview WEP – (Wired Equivalent Privacy), a security protocol for wireless local area networks (WLANs) defined in the 802.11 standard. WEP is so called because it was designed to provide the same level of security as that of a wired LAN. But LANs are actually more secure than WLANs because LANs are restricted by physical…