802.11n: A Survival Guide by Matthew Gast

By Matthew Gast

Instant has eventually come of age. With an important leap in throughput over earlier criteria, 802.11n is the 1st instant expertise that doesn’t exchange pace for mobility, and clients have stormed onto instant networks with a keenness. during this concise advisor, Matthew Gast—chair of the IEEE team that produced revision 802.11-2012—shows you why instant has turn into the default approach to connecting to a community, and gives technical information you must plan, layout, and install 802.11n today.

Building a community for the multitude of recent units is now a strategic determination for community engineers far and wide. This publication promises an in-depth examine key components of 802.11n, and exhibits you the way to accomplish an Ethernet-free instant office.

find out how MIMO’s a number of facts streams tremendously bring up instant speed
become aware of how 802.11n changes increase MAC efficiency
research complicated PHY good points equivalent to beanforming and space-time code block
Use complicated MAC gains to keep up interoperability with older devices
Plan an 802.11n community via picking site visitors call for, key functions, strength necessities, and security
decide upon the structure, pick out undefined, and plan insurance to layout and construct your network

Show description

Read Online or Download 802.11n: A Survival Guide PDF

Similar networks books

802.11ac: A Survival Guide

The subsequent frontier for instant LANs is 802. 11ac, a customary that raises throughput past one gigabit consistent with moment. This concise advisor offers in-depth info that can assist you plan for 802. 11ac, with technical info on layout, community operations, deployment, and monitoring.

Author Matthew Gast—an specialist who led the advance of 802. 11-2012 and protection activity teams on the wireless Alliance—explains how 802. 11ac won't in basic terms elevate the rate of your community, yet its ability in addition. no matter if you must serve extra consumers along with your present point of throughput, or serve your current purchaser load with better throughput, 802. 11ac is the answer. This booklet will get you started.

know how the 802. 11ac protocol works to enhance the rate and ability of a instant LAN
discover how beamforming raises velocity potential through enhancing hyperlink margin, and lays the root for multi-user MIMO
learn the way multi-user MIMO raises capability via allowing an AP to ship facts to a number of consumers concurrently
Plan whilst and the way to improve your community to 802. 11ac by means of comparing consumer units, functions, and community connections

Intelligent Networks: Proceedings of the IFIP workshop on intelligent networks 1994

Giant new breakthroughs are occurring in telecommunications know-how. This quantity provides a cutting-edge assessment of the present learn actions in clever community know-how. It includes the complaints of a workshop on clever networks prepared by way of the foreign Federation of knowledge Processsing and held as a part of the 3rd summer season institution on Telecommunications in Lappeenranta, Finland, August 1994.

Intelligent Visual Inspection: Using artificial neural networks

Loads of learn is being performed within the components of synthetic imaginative and prescient and neural networks. even if a lot of this study has been theoretical in nature, a number of the options built via those efforts are actually mature sufficient to be used in useful functions. automatic visible Inspection utilizing synthetic Neural Networks explains the appliance of lately rising know-how within the parts of man-made imaginative and prescient and neural networks to computerized visible inspection.

Stochastic Petri Nets for Wireless Networks

This SpringerBrief offers learn within the program of Stochastic Petri Nets (SPN) to the functionality review of instant networks below bursty site visitors. It covers commonplace Quality-of-Service functionality metrics reminiscent of suggest throughput, common hold up and packet shedding chance. in addition to an advent of SPN fundamentals, the authors introduce the foremost motivation and demanding situations of utilizing SPN to research the source sharing functionality in instant networks.

Additional resources for 802.11n: A Survival Guide

Sample text

Sounding can also be carried out by using Null Data Packets (NDPs), which are frames that have no data but are designed to enable detailed channel measurements. Explicit beamforming is not yet widely supported, in part because there are two methods and no product vendor wants to implement both types. Space-Time Block Code (STBC) Space-Time Block Coding (STBC) can be used when the number of radio chains exceeds the number of spatial streams. In effect, STBC transmits the same data stream twice across two spatial streams so that a receiver that misses a data block from one spatial stream has a second shot at decoding the data on the second spatial stream.

HT Signal field Channel bandwidth (1 bit) This bit is set to 0 for 20 MHz channels and 1 for 40 MHz channels. HT Length (16 bits) This field describes the length of the PSDU in bytes, and can range up to 65,535. Not Sounding (1 bit) Sounding frames are used in beamforming, a process that is described in more detail in Chapter 4. When this bit is set to 0, the frame is not a sounding frame, which is the typical operation. When set to 1, the frame is used for sounding operations. Aggregation (1 bit) This bit is set when the payload is an aggregate frame that contains several subframes.

A weak signal from the antenna is boosted by a Low-Noise Amplifier (LNA) so that the symbols can be recovered with a Fourier transform. After separating the spatial streams and de-interleaving, errors in the bit stream are corrected by the FEC and the resulting frame is passed to the MAC. ” is something that defies a simple explanation. 11n has a number of options that together determine the data rate. 11n is devoted to tables that describe the speed for various options. 11n from the standpoint of a network administrator buying product that is readily available.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.34 of 5 – based on 3 votes