Essentials of Short-Range Wireless by Nick HunnEssentials of Short-Range Wireless by Nick Hunn

Essentials of Short-Range Wireless

byNick Hunn

Hardcover | August 23, 2010

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For engineers, product designers, and technical marketers who need to design a cost-effective, easy-to-use, short-range wireless product that works, this practical guide is a must-have. It explains and compares the major wireless standards - Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, 802.11, ZigBee, 802.15.4, and UWB - enabling you to choose the best standard for your product. Packed with practical insights based on the author's 10 years of design experience, and highlighting pitfalls and trade-offs in performance and cost, this book will ensure you get the most out of your chosen standard by teaching you how to tailor it for your specific implementation. With information on intellectual property rights and licensing, production test, and regulatory approvals, as well as analysis of the market for wireless products, this resource truly provides everything you need to design and implement a successful short-range wireless product.
Title:Essentials of Short-Range WirelessFormat:HardcoverDimensions:344 pages, 8.98 × 5.98 × 0.79 inPublished:August 23, 2010Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521760690

ISBN - 13:9780521760690


Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Fundamentals of short range wireless; 3. Wireless security; 4. Bluetooth; 5. IEEE 802.11abgn / Wi-Fi; 6. IEEE 802.15.4 and ZigBee; 7. Bluetooth low energy (formerly Wibree); 8. Application development - configuration; 9. Application development - performance; 10. Practical considerations - production certification and IP; 11. Implementation choices; 12. Markets and applications; Glossary.