Wireless Hardware Standards

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WIRELESS HARDWARE STANDARDS FOR EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY

8/25/04 psk


WIRELESS ACCESS POINTS:

• Cisco Wireless Access Points   supporting 802.1x    



WIRELESS ACCESS CARDS FOR LAPTOPS and WORKSTATIONS:

**Any 802.1x compatible wireless card will work

Some Examples of supported Cards are:

• Linksys Wireless Card        -      Model # WPC55AG

• Netgear Wireless Card       -       Model # WAG511

• Intel Centrino Card  - Model # 802.11b/g MiniPCI type 3B adapter

• Cisco Aironet Wireless Card   -  802.11 a/b/g compatible


OPERATING SYSTEMS THAT SUPPORT LEAP AND/OR PEAP:

• Vista

• Windows 7

• Windows XP

• Windows 2000 with Service Pack 4 or higher

• MAC OS  8.x or higher supports LEAP

• POCKET PC 4.20.1081 supports PEAP


OPERATING SYSTEMS THAT REQUIRE A THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE:

• Windows 95

• Windows 98

• Any MAC OS less than 8.x

• POCKET PC 4.1X

• PALM  OS 5.2.1

Third Party Software that OIT tested was Aegis and Odessy