802.11

802.11 In 1997, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) created the first WLAN standard. They called it 802.11 after the name of the group formed to oversee its development. Unfortunately,¬†802.11¬†only supported a maximum network bandwidth 2 Mbps, too slow for most applications. 802.11b IEEE expanded on the original 802.11 standard in July 1999,…