Definitions for "HiperLAN"
Keywords:  etsi, ghz, ieee, european, lan
High Performance Radio Local Access Network; a wireless local area network being standardized by ETSI (also HIPERLAN2).
A wireless LAN protocol developed by ETSI (European Telecommunications Standards Institute) akin to 802.11. There are two types of HiperLAN, both operating in the 5GHz band. HiperLAN/1 provides data-rates up to 20 Mbps, and HiperLAN/2 data-rates up to 54 Mbps.
European wireless LAN standard at 24 Mbps in the 5GHz band. Similar to Ethernet but with quality of service (QoS).