Fixed Wireless Series

Series Highlights

The Ossidian Fixed Wireless Series comprises two eLearning fundamentals level modules addressing the ubiquitous 802.11 (WiFi)  and the metropolitan-wide WiMax radio frequency standards.

Course Contents

802.11 (WiFi) Fundamentals

  • Wireless LAN
  • 802.11 overview
  • MAC layer
  • MAC frame structure
  • Physical layer
  • Direct Sequence
  • Spread Spectrum
  • Frequency Hopping Spread
  • Spectrum
  • 802.11b, 802.11a, 802.11g rate extension standards
  • Roaming and TCP/IP
  • Security
  • 802.11 QoS

WiMax Fundamentals

  • Applications and markets
  • Implications and benefits
  • 802.16a and extensions
  • Physical layer
  • MAC layer framing details