Chapter 18. Wireless Architecture and Design

<feature><title>This chapter covers the following topics that you need to master for the CCNP BCMSN exam:</title>
  • WLAN Security—. This section presents an overview of the various methods for protecting a WLAN. These methods can be used to authenticate potential wireless clients and users, as well as to secure the data passing over the wireless medium.

  • Wireless Client Operation—. This section explains the Cisco Compatible Extensions program and how it is used to find wireless hardware with compatible feature sets.

  • AP Association and Roaming—. This section covers the process that wireless clients and access points use to form associations or logical connections. As wireless clients become mobile, their ...

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