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access point

Edited by Jonathan Law

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

Sixth edition

Published in print January 2016 | ISBN: 9780199684984
Published online February 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780191765278
access point

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A device that acts as the core of a wireless computer network. It communicates with wireless nodes within its range and provides the necessary facilities for them to network successfully. Access points commonly also manage a link to a wired network, allowing their nodes to link with corporate networks, the Internet, etc....

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Subjects: Business and Management

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