Definitions for "W-LAN"
Keywords:  wlan, lan, wireless, scanner, mobile
Wireless Local Area Network, the wireless version of LAN. WLAN is ideal for areas like airports, hotel lobbies and even coffee shops, enabling users to bring their own devices without having to hook up to any cables. See also 802.11 and Bluetooth.
A wireless LAN is a wireless local area network that uses radio waves as its carrier: where the network connections for end-users are wireless. The main network structure usually uses cables.
Wireless networks for mobile Internet access. The network can also connect multiple computers to each other or to a central information system, a printer, or a scanner.