Mobility -- Chapter 5 of 802.11 Wireless LAN Fundamentals

Mobility, Chapter 5 of 802.11 Wireless LAN Fundamentals, covers the characteristics of roaming, Layer 2 roaming, Layer 3 roaming and an introduction to mobile IP.

 

About this chapter: This chapter specifically covers the characteristics of roaming, Layer 2 roaming, Layer 3 roaming and gives an introduction to mobile IP. This provides you with the knowledge you need to support or facilitate mobile applications.

About this book: 802.11 Wireless LAN Fundamentals, by Pejman Roshan and Jonathan Leary, covers the major components of 802.11 wireless LANs. Fundamental concepts such as medium access mechanisms, frame formats, security, and the physical interfaces build the foundation for understanding more advanced and practical concepts.

Read the rest of Chapter 5 in this PDF.

 


Excerpted from 802.11 Wireless LAN Fundamentals by Pejman Roshan and Jonathan Leary (ISBN: 1587050773).

Copyright © 2004, Cisco Press. All rights reserved.

 

This was last published in October 2006

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