|Table of Contents|
|Hotspot Networks—Wi-Fi for Public Access Locations|
|Chapter 1||-||Introduction to Wireless Personal Area Networks (WPANs), Public Access Locations (PALs), and Hotspot Services|
|Chapter 2||-||Standards for Hotspots|
|Chapter 3||-||Technologies for Hotspots|
|Chapter 4||-||Security Considerations for Hotspot Services|
|Chapter 5||-||IEEE 802.11|
|Chapter 6||-||IEEE 802.11b and IEEE 802.11a|
|Chapter 7||-||Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)|
|Chapter 8||-||Designing Nomadic and Hotspot Networks|
|Chapter 9||-||Migrating to 3G WWANs|
|List of Figures|
|List of Tables|
|List of Equations|
|List of Sidebars|
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About the Author
Mr. Minoli is one of the most popular authors on the telecom and networking technology shelf, with several well-received guides to his credit. He is the newly appointed CTO and co-founder of Global Nautical Networks, a Wi-Fi ISP/ASP; the former CEO and CTO of InfoPort Communications, an optical & Gigabit Ethernet metro carrier; former Director of Engineering and Development, Data and Internet Services at Teleport Communications Group, now part of AT&T.
Among his recent books are the highly rated Ethernet-Based Metro Area Networks and the companion SONET-Based Metro Area Networks, co-written with Peter Johnson and Emma Minoli; as well as, the brand new seminal book on Voice Over MPLS .
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Minoli, Daniel, date Hotspot networks : Wi-Fi for public access locations / Daniel Minoli. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 0-07-140978-5 (alk. paper) 1. Personal communication service systems. I. Title. TK5103.485.M56 2002 384.5'3—dc21 2002026530
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