CPE 561 - Wireless Networks

2 Unit(s)


Common terminologies, History of wireless communication, Wired vs. wireless networks, Types of wireless networks: Based on the connection. Types of wireless networks: Based on the geographical area covered. WLAN, WWAN, WPAN, WMAN. Comparison between WLAN, WWAN, WPAN and WMAN. Advantages and Disadvantages of wireless networks. Limitations of wireless networks. Generations of wireless technology (2G, 2.5G 3G, 4G & 5G). Uses of wireless technology. Satellite. Cellular phone networks. M-Commerce.