With the rapid acceleration of wireless technology, it's now easier and more affordable than ever to set up a wireless network in your home or home office using Intel� AnyPoint� Wireless II Network products or wirelessly connect to the Internet using a Xircom� Wireless LAN Module for Palm* handhelds. Along with eliminating the need for cumbersome cables, these innovative products offer a number of other benefits:
Shared Internet connections � Link all the PCs in your home to one broadband Internet connection and save on the cost of multiple broadband accounts.
High-performance � Get up to 11 Mbps throughput and advanced roaming capabilities for wireless e-mail access, Internet connectivity, file sharing, and other network resources.
Easy setup � Intel's Wireless Gateway allows instant connectivity right out of the box. Setup is simple, since it is optimized to work with Intel� PRO/Wireless PC Cards. It also easily connects to other vendor's Wi-Fi* cards.
True mobility � Just snap the Xircom Wireless Module to your Palm handheld then connect to a Wireless Local Area Network. Up to 128-bit WEP (Wired-equivalent Privacy) data encryption and password authentication provides security that is equal to existed wired networks. standards-compliant products will play nicely with existing equipment-helping to protect and extend the life of technology investments.
Investment protection � Intel Wireless Networking products along with the Xircom Wireless LAN Module are based on the IEEE 802.11b standard (certified products carry the Wi-Fi emblem). This lets you mix-and-match with network components from other Wi-Fi vendors. In addition, it ensures that your product will be compatible with future standards-based products thereby protecting and extending the life your wireless network.