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WLAN Reference Books

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Mobile, Wireless, and Sensor Networks: Technology, Applications, and Future Directions, by Rajeev Shorey, A. Ananda, Mun Choon Chan, Wei Tsang Ooi. Hardcover: 456 pages; Wiley-IEEE Press (March 23, 2006).

Protocols and Architectures for Wireless Sensor Networks, by Holger Karl, Andreas Willig. Hardcover: 526 pages, Wiley & Sons; June 24, 2005.

The IEEE 802.11 Handbook: A Designer's Companion , by Bob O'Hara, Al Petrick. Paperback: 365 pages; 2nd edition (March 30, 2005).

Fundamentals of Wireless Communications, by David Tse, Pramod Viswanath. Hardcover: 586 pages, Cambridge University PRess (May 24, 2005).

Wireless Communications, by Andrea Goldsmith, Cambridge University Press. Hardcover: 672 pages; August 8, 2005.

WiMAX Handbook, by Frank Ohrtman. Hardcover: 288 pages (May 24, 2005).

RF Engineering for Wireless Networks: Hardware, Antennas, and Propagation (Communications Engineering), by Daniel M. Dobkin, PhD. Paperback: 448 pages; November 22, 2004. Listed as a noteworthy book by Bill Schweber from EDN Magazine, Feb 2005.

Implementing 802.11, 802.16, and 802.20 Wireless Networks: Planning, Troubleshooting, and Operations (Communications Engineering), by Ron Olexa. Paperback: 256 pages, July 16, 2004.

Wireless LANs End to End, by Walter Bruce, Ron Gilster. Paperback: 384 pages; 1st edition (March 31, 2002).

OFDM and MC-CDMA for Broadband Multi-User Communications, WLANs and Broadcasting, by Lajos Hanzo, M. M&#uuml;nster, B.J. Choi, Thomas Keller . Paperback - Hardcover: 1014 pages (September 5, 2003).

Security in Wireless LANs and MANs (Artech House Computer Security), by Thomas Hardjono, Lakshminath R. Dondeti. Hardcover: 243 pages (August 30, 2005).

Maximum Wireless Security , by Cyrus Peikari, Seth Fogie. Paperback - 408 pages; Book and CD-ROM edition (December 18, 2002).

Wireless Security: Models, Threats, and Solutions, by Randall K. Nichols, Panos C. Lekkas. Paperback: 657 pages; 1st edition (December 13, 2001). cover

802.11 Security, by Bruce Potter, Bob Fleck. Paperback: 208 pages; 1st Edition (December 2002).

The Essential Guide to Wireless Communications Applications: From Cellular Systems to WAP and M-Commerce, by Andy Dornan. Paperback - 336 pages 1st edition (November 29, 2000). cover

Wireless Lans: Implementing Interoperable Networks, by James T. Geier. Hardcover - 418 pages 2nd edition (January 15, 1999).

Wireless Lans, by Jim Geier. Paperback - 408 pages 2nd edition (July 9, 2001). cover

Wireless Lan Standards and Applications, by Asuncion Santamaria & Francisco Lopez-Hernandez (Editors). Hardcover - 312 pages 2nd edition (May 2001).

High-Speed Wireless Atm and Lans (Artech House Mobile Communications Library) , by Benny Bing. Hardcover - 268 pages (February 2000). cover

Wireless Lan Systems (The Artech House Telecommunications Library), by A. Santamaria, F.J. Lopez-Hernandez (Editor), Asuncion Santamarie (Editor). Hardcover - 272 pages (December 1994).

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Wireless LAN Hardware Vendors

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Wireless LAN / Networking Software Vendors

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  • Absolute Value Systems
    specializes in wireless LAN system product development, especially for embedded applications. AbsoluteValue Systems is an avid supporter of the Linux operating system, and is the creator of the Open Source "linux-wlan(tm) Project".

  • "Linux & Wireless LANs" — The Linux Wireless LAN Howto is an Open Source project sponsored by Hewlett Packard since 1996, and built with the contribution of many Linux users all over the world.
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Wireless LAN Test Equipment & Software Vendors

  • Berkeley Varitronics Systems
    BVS has become one of the premiere developers and manufacturers of wireless test equipment for propagation analysis in fields as diversified as walk-about studies, drive-tests and laboratory studies. We specialize in CDMA and WLAN solutions as well as CW and TDMA. Berkeley offers a wide range of transmitters, receivers, channel sounders, frequency sources and PN scanners.

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