wireless network

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wireless network

A communications system that transmits and receives radio signals over the air. The term generally refers to Wi-Fi local area networks (LANs) or to the 3G/4G data services from the cellular carriers' wide area networks (WANs). See Wi-Fi, wireless LAN and cellular generations.

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AM radio, FM radio, HD Radio, SiriusXM satellite radio, broadcast TV, satellite TV, satellite Internet access and cellphones are also, in fact, wireless networks.
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That information is relayed to the driver to an onboard wireless terminal. Loads are brought to the assigned pick-up/deposit station at the end of one of the AS/RS aisles 3.
The operator confirmed that the service is available with its first fixed wireless terminal, the Z1110 phone, which incorporates a high-speed modem offering up to 153.5kb/s.
To begin picking, the server downloads the orders to the cart's wireless terminal, which directs the worker where to push the cart first.
The lift truck driver, who receives instructions from the WMS with an onboard wireless terminal, scans the pallet label when arriving at the designated destination to make the inventory available to fill orders.
Wireless terminal solutions provider Jataayu Software has announced that it has licensed its Jataayu Multimedia Messaging Client to Sierra Wireless, a wireless solutions provider.
* Operator scans the license plate label on the inbound carton with a wireless terminal.
The mobile payment processing system is based on the Omni 3600 portable wireless terminal from VeriFone which provides GSM/GPRS and CDMA 1X services together with support for IP and WAP standards, SSL security and 3DES encryption.
Visa has announced a new payment system for smart cards which uses a chip which can receive information from a wireless terminal.

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