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What is a Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN)?

A traditional Local Area Network (LAN) is a group of computers and devices wired together that share a server.

A wireless local area network (WLAN) is a group of computers and devices wirelessly linked together. A WLAN system allows user to move around in a local coverage area while maintaining a network connection.


How Does WLAN Work?

WLAN’s consist of access points that function as transmitters and receivers between computers, printers and other wireless devices, which now include the IP100H.