Date Added: Jul 2011
There is tremendous growth in the number of devices including Smart phones and tablets that are capable of attaching to Wi-Fi and wireless broadband networks. There is not only an exponential growth in the number of wirelessly connected users but the amount of bandwidth being consumed on enterprise networks is also increasing exponentially driven by video and other enterprise applications. Secondly for a distributed enterprise, the network infrastructure needs to support a high degree of scalability, performance and reliability supported by centralized monitoring and network assurance tools. IT administrators need to have the right wireless networking architecture to deal with these challenges in the most cost effective manner.