Category Archives: Wireless LAN

Best Practices in Managing Intentional and Unintentional Security Threats

Ensure safety and protect your WLAN network from attacks! Wireless LANS have always been vulnerable to a long list of security threats. Help ensure the safety and protection of your network. Physical Layer attacks that attempt to penetrate WiFi security include: Rogue access points Authentication attacks Evil twin access points […]

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Best Practices for Securing Your Enterprise Wireless Network

Learn five best practices to secure enterprise networks from unauthorized use and hackers. With the rapid adoption of Wi-Fi networks by enterprise IT departments everywhere, network security now involves an entirely new dimension of vulnerability to malicious hackers and casual intruders. There are five fundamental areas which must be considered […]

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Are You Ready for the All-Wireless Enterprise?

With the cost and productivity benefits of wireless technology, businesses are now deploying it more and more for business-critical applications. But is your enterprise ready for a pervasive wireless infrastructure? As wireless technology becomes a growing necessity in corporations, businesses are adopting wireless LANs to reduce costs, enhance productivity, and […]

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802.1X Authentication Standard for Network Access Control

Implement enterprise-wide secure wireless LAN access. In record numbers organizations are embracing mobility and wireless access (WLAN). They demand hassle-free, anytime, anywhere access that enables employees to be connected and productive 24/7. While mobility and wireless network access are highly desirable, maintaining security remains a key concern for enterprises. The […]

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Enterprise Wireless Performance Management

Learn How to Improve Your Companies Wireless Monitoring SevOne brings the performance visibility required for IT managers to address the needs of today’s enterprise wireless LANs in seamless combination with the wired enterprise. Key management that SevOne enables for managers of enterprise wireless networks include insight into bring-your-own-device (BYOD) usage, […]

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How to Increase Revenue with WiFi & Retail Presence Analytics

Learn how your retail organization can leverage Fortinet’s Secure Wireless LAN technology and Presence Analytics platform to better understand customer behavior, engage more closely with customers and influence their purchasing decisions to ultimately increase your revenue. Many WiFi Retail Presence Analytics platforms promise the world, but provide little more than […]

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The Promise and Pitfalls of 802.11n

Explore the promise and pitfalls of next generation wireless LANs. 802.11n sounds like a panacea – delivering wireless data networking rates that are four to six times faster than earlier 802.11a/g networks and also improving transmission range. But with any new technology, opportunity is accompanied by a few new challenges. […]

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NonStop Wireless LANS in the Enterprise

Will your Wireless LAN stand up to the rigors of 24/7 patient care? As enterprises recognize the benefits of Mobility, Wireless LANs are evolving from a “convenience”, to become an essential part of the network infrastructure. Amid 802.11n speculation that the “all wireless enterprise” is around the corner, Healthcare providers […]

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TCO Leader for Business Wireless LAN Deployment – a Yankee Group Report

Examines total cost of WLAN deployment based on several controller models from Aruba Networks, Cisco Systems and Trapeze Networks, using list and discounted prices for comparison; for small, mid-sized and large enterprise deployments. The wireless LAN (WLAN) market has seen tremendous growth in recent years. The proliferation of laptops with […]

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Interference Can Break Your Wireless LAN

Eliminate dropouts and frustration by preventing the impact of interference. Common items can cause interference and “break” your wireless network causing dropouts and frustrated users. In this paper you will learn how interference affects your network and what to do to mitigate its impact. Based on empirical studies by renowned […]

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Next-Generation WLAN Architecture for High Performance Networks

Identifies requirements for next-generation WLANs, examines the limitations of existing approaches, and describes a solution that overcomes those limitations. Wireless local area networks (WLANs) are facing a new set of requirements, driven by a number of technology and business trends, and in particular, the imminent arrival of 802.11n. This new […]

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Five-Step Plan for Securing Your Enterprise WLAN

Decomposes the challenge of securing an enterprise WLAN and recommends best practices to ensure safety and integrity of today’s enterprises. Wi-Fi has spread like wildfire, leveraging consumer popularity and business benefits to penetrate corporate networks. Existing security policies, implementations, and practices must evolve to address new threats in this space. […]

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Evaluating Interference in Wireless LANs: Recommended Practice

An assessment of the impact potential interferers can have, the characteristics of interfering signals, and the techniques that any enterprise can use to better understand, evaluate and manage interference. Interference remains a core concern among wireless LAN (WLAN) users, network administrators, and operations staff alike. After all, the potential for […]

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The Invisible Threat: Interference and Wireless LANs

Discusses the threat that interference represents, and how spectrum assurance tools can provide a response yielding a significant improvement in reliability for network managers in enterprises of all sizes. Interference is a fact of life in the unlicensed bands used by wireless LANs (WLANs), and is an increasing challenge in […]

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Manage Wireless Interference

How do you manage wireless interference in a high traffic area? Wireless LANS used by multiple service providers in airports and large commercial venues require a lot of attention, particularly when it comes to managing the spectrum. How do you manage wireless interference in a high traffic area? Wireless LANS […]

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WAN, LAN & Wireless LAN Performance & Feature Evaluation by the Tolly Group

Get the facts on how ADTRAN’s NetVanta 1335 integrates network functions into a single platform. Simplifying your network without sacrificing performance or security is a key consideration for any business, especially for your small or medium business. If you’re thinking about adding Wi-Fi to your network, it doesn’t have to […]

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Gartner Critical Capabilities for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure

Gartner evaluates the critical capabilities of wired and wireless LAN access networking vendors against a set of common enterprise use cases. Network decision makers use this research to determine which vendors have the best mix of capabilities for their specific usage requirements. Extreme Networks received the fourth highest score for […]

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