This book is intended to provide an introduction to the exciting and emerging world of IEEE 802.11 wireless LAN technology. This technology continues to expand at a phenomenal pace, with constant improvements in speed, performance, reliability, and security. Reading this book will teach you the fundamentals of IEEE 802.11 standards-based wireless technology, giving you an overview of the hardware and software components, radio frequency communication principals, terminology overview, and support and maintenance associated with wireless LAN technology, commonly referred to as Wi-Fi™.

In addition to providing an overview of the technology, this book will help you prepare for the Certified Wireless Technology Specialist (CWTS) certification ...

Get CWTS: Certified Wireless Technology Specialist Official Study Guide: (PW0-071), 2nd Edition now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience books, live events, courses curated by job role, and more from O’Reilly and nearly 200 top publishers.