Here's our Hardware Tip for.. February 8, 2002
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Wireless LAN Tips---Part 3 of 5
Investigate the speed at which your wireless LAN gear operates. Most of the new products transfer data at 11 Mbps (megabits per second). But some products slow this rate dramatically, down to only 1 or 2 Mbps, when you request encryption of data before it gets passed around wirelessly. Look for products that maintain a high data transfer rate with encrypted data.