What do Network Admins Really Need to Know About 802.11ac Wireless?

By: Dustin Baker, Senior Systems Engineer at Trusted Network Solutions

Wireless history, if 802.11a was a two lane back road, 802.11b/g was a two-lane highway, 802.11n was a freeway, then 802.11ac is the Autobahn. 802.11ac has the ability to offer 1.3 gigabit per second wireless data speeds and potentially take away the need for wired workstation networks. This is exciting news for the technology industry, but we need look a little deeper before removing all of our network cable. Continue reading