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Symbol Technologies Wireless LAN Products

Published: 22 January 2003

ID: G0090830

Analyst(s): Kimberly K. Hiller

Summary

Symbol's Mobius Wireless System ushers in the next WLAN generation. The networking and radio components have been separated into a two-box solution creating a switched architecture reducing WLAN costs.

Table Of Contents
  • Corporate Headquarters
  • Overview
  • Analysis
    • Security
    • Power Management
  • Pricing
    • GSA Pricing
  • Competitors
  • Strengths
    • Switched WLAN Architecture
    • Mobius Wireless System Supports Wi-Fi Protect Access (WPA)
    • Backward Support for Installed Base of WLAN Users
    • Vertical Market Player
  • Limitations
    • Vertical Market Player
    • Slow Adoption of 802.11a Products
    • Centralized Management
  • Insight

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