GCN April 30, 2012 May 1, 2012,
Volume 171, Issue 1
"Remember back in 2009, when the n was amended to the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers 802.11 wireless networking standard? Over the previous five years it took to go from initial draft to final approval, we were treated to a veritable soap opera of patent disputes and lawsuits. A new revision would come out every other year, but neither manufacturers nor IT departments wanted to wait for the final ratification..."