Category: Tutorials

WiMAX: Broadband Wireless Access

WiMAX (Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access) is the IEEE 802.16 standards-based wireless technology that provides MAN (Metropolitan Area Network) broadband …

Interference from Cordless Phones

More and more households and businesses today are using cordless phones, made by a variety of companies, including Panasonic, Siemens, and Sony. The …

Understanding Ad Hoc Mode

Most installed wireless LANs today utilize “infrastructure” mode that requires the use of one or more access points. With this …

Dueling with Microwave Ovens

Radio frequency (RF) interference causes wireless clients and access points to hold off transmitting, which causes delay and lower throughput. …

Extending WLAN Range with Repeaters

Access points, which require interconnecting cabling, generally play a dominate role for providing radio frequency (RF) (define) coverage in most …