IEEE 802.11n - Design Details & Protocol Analysis

Some of your questions that will be answered by this book:


  • How does WiFi support the distinction of different QoS-requirements?
  • What are the various 802.11n-related enhancements?
  • How do MIMO, STBC, antenna selection and beamforming work?
  • How does an access point communicate which of the so called HT-features it supports?
  • How does the OFDM-specific PPDU-format change with 802.11n?
  • What are the specifics of channel bonding?
  • What is greenfield operation?
  • When is 40 MHz operation possible and when not?
  • Which changes and modifications does 802.11n require in the structure and format of the different MAC-frames?
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  • How exactly do A-MPDU and A-MPDU aggregation work and how do they differ from each other?
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  • What changes have been added to the BlockAck-procedure with 802.11n and which improvements do those changes offer?
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  • How do security procedures operate in 802.11 in general?
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  • Which additional gain is provided by EAP?
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  • How do different EAP-procedures like EAP-TLS or EAP-AKA work?
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  • What is pre-authentication and how does it work?

Who should acquire this book?

  • Test engineers who need to understand the 802.11n-features and their implications in detail.
  • Designers of 802.11n-equipment who require a deep inside view of the various enhancements.

Product Details:

  • Paperback / eBook
  • 345 Pages
  • over 140 Illustrations and Tables
  • ISBN 978-3-936273-62-5
  • Price Paperback: Euro 299.- (net)

  • Price eBook: Euro 249.- (net)

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