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Changes between Version 9 and Version 10 of IEEE802.11

Author:
mrenzmann (IP: 0.0.0.0)
Timestamp:
02/21/07 10:28:32 (10 years ago)
Comment:

Corrected wrong information from last change; linked most items with according Wikipedia entries

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  • IEEE802.11

    v9 v10  
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    2727== 802.11a == 
    28  * 54Mbps 
    29  * 5GHz 
     28 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11#802.11a 54Mbps for 5GHz] 
    3029 
    3130== 802.11b == 
    32  * 5.5Mbps/11Mbps 
     31 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11#802.11b 5.5Mbps/11Mbps for 2.4 GHz] 
    3332 
    3433== 802.11c == 
    35  * Bridge Operations (IEEE 802.1D
     34 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11c Bridge Operations] (now part of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IEEE_802.1D IEEE 802.1D]
    3635 
    3736== 802.11d == 
    38  * International (country-to-country) Roaming Extensions 
     37 * International (country-to-country) Roaming Extensions, [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11d Global Harmonization]) 
    3938 
    4039== 802.11g == 
    41  * 54Mbps for 2.4GHz 
     40 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11g#802.11g 54Mbps for 2.4GHz] 
    4241 
    4342== 802.11h == 
    44  * Spectrum Mangement for 802.11a (5GHz) EU compatibility 
     43 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11h Spectrum Mangement] for 802.11a (5GHz) EU compatibility 
    4544 * ticket:113 
    4645 
    4746== 802.11i == 
    48  * Security 
     47 * Also known as [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11i WPA2] 
    4948 
    5049== 802.11j == 
    51  * Japan extensions 
     50 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11j 4.9 - 5 GHz Operation in Japan] 
    5251 
    5352== 802.11k ==  
     53 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11k Radio Resource Management] 
    5454 
    5555== 802.11m == 
    56  * WiMAX 
     56 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11m Editorial Maintenance] 
    5757 
    5858== 802.11n ==  
    59  * MIMO support 
     59 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Multiple-input_multiple-output MIMO support] 
    6060 
    6161== 802.11p ==  
    62  * WAVE - Wireless Access for the Vehicular Environment 
     62 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11p Wireless Access for the Vehicular Environment (WAVE)] 
    6363 
    6464== 802.11r == 
    65  * fast roaming 
     65 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11r Fast BSS Transitions] 
    6666 
    6767== 802.11s == 
    68  * ESS Mesh Networking 
     68 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IEEE_802.11s ESS Mesh Networking] 
    6969 
    7070== 802.11t == 
    71  * ?? 
     71 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IEEE_802.11T Wireless Performance Prediction (WPP)] 
    7272 
    7373== 802.11u == 
    74  * Internetworking with non-802 networks 
     74 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11u Internetworking with non-802 networks] 
    7575 
    7676== 802.11v == 
    77  * Wireless Network Management 
     77 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11v Wireless Network Management] 
    7878 
    7979== 802.11w == 
    80  * Protected Managment Frames 
     80 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/802.11w Protected Managment Frames] 
    8181 
    8282== 802.11y == 
    83  * 3650-3700 Operation in USA  
    84  
    85  
    86  
     83 * 3650-3700 MHz Operation in USA