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CCNA Wireless (640-722 IUWNE) Quick Reference by Jerome Henry

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Chapter 3. Install Wireless Clients

Clients are an essential part of wireless networks. They require a specific section in CCNA Wireless because not all clients are the same. Wireless clients are differentiated by three types of characteristics:

Wi-Fi client adapter: Most devices produced today come with built-in wireless adapters. Older devices can be outfitted with an external wireless networking card. Different cards might have different physical characteristics and capabilities.

Wireless client software: Client software, such as the Intel ProSet, AirPort Extreme for MAC, Windows AutoConfig Service, Apple iOS, and Google Android, can be configured for the client to associate with an AP. Different software applications can have different ...

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