Why do wireless 802.11b devices not work in conjunction with the ETC Net(1) product line?Answer:ETC's Net (1) protocol works on Layer 2 of the OSI Model and therefore based on the MAC address of a networked device. It does not use the IP address in any way. IEEE 802.11b is based on layer 3 protocols, it relies on valid IP addresses to work correctly. Since the Net (1) protocol uses no IP address, the wireless products cannot communicate with the Net (1) devices.Net (1) devices include:
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