ATLANTA (PRWEB) September 13, 2006
LXE Inc., a leading manufacturer of rugged wireless computers that improve the performance of supply-chain execution applications, announced today that LXE’s rugged MX7 and MX3X handheld computers have been certified for Cisco Compatible Extensions Version 3.
The Cisco Compatible Extensions program ensures that a broad range of WLAN client devices interoperate with and support innovative features of Cisco WLAN infrastructure products. The Cisco Compatible Extensions program for WLAN devices:
- Provides tested compatibility with licensed Cisco infrastructure innovations
- Accelerates the availability of innovative features while maintaining interoperability through wireless standards
- Enables widespread availability of wireless devices that interoperate with Cisco WLAN infrastructure products
There are four versions of the Cisco Compatible specification and each version builds upon its predecessors. Version 3 features include:
- Compliance with Wi-Fi Protected Access 2, including support for AES encryption
- Support for the 802.1X authentication type EAP-FAST
"If customers want to be assured that the wireless products that they are placing on their Cisco wireless network operate efficiently and support the latest Cisco features, they should look for Cisco Compatible Extensions certification," says Doug Brown, LXE’s director of product management. "We are pleased that our top two best-selling handheld computers (MX7 and MX3X) meet Cisco’s stringent Cisco Compatible Extensions Version 3 requirements."
About LXE Inc.
LXE Inc. improves supply chain performance by applying over 36 years' experience developing wireless products and solutions. From rugged mobile computers, advanced auto-ID technologies, and secure wireless network infrastructure, to our award-winning customer support – LXE’s easy-to-use products are as reliable as the people who install and support them.
Based in Norcross, Georgia, LXE also offers a full range of turnkey services, including radio integration, project and installation management, network design, technical support, and repair services. LXE is a wholly owned subsidiary of EMS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELMG), and has offices worldwide. For more information, visit our Web site at http://www.lxe.com.
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