Large Enterprise Deployment Examples

This section details typical large-enterprise WLAN deployments. WLAN deployment in large enterprise networks can be considered to have three phases. The first phase is usually a pilot deployment with limited coverage (typically for executive users who require mobility throughout one or multiple floors). The security design and implementation issues are resolved in the initial phase. In the second phase of deployment, meeting rooms throughout multiple buildings typically are covered to provide WLAN connectivity. Management issues are resolved as the deployment starts to grow in terms of the number of WLAN infrastructure elements and WLAN users. The third and last phase of deployment is to expand coverage throughout ...

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