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WhitePapers List - Switching

10GbE Switching

This white paper explains 10GbE solutions for fiber optic links as well as copper, summarizes market drivers, examines some of the more common applications, and details D-Link's 10GbE local area and wide area solutions.

3G Mobile Router

D-Link 3G Mobile Routers enable secure 802.11g wireless networks anywhere with cellular data coverage. The D-Link Mobile Router family of products support all three major 3G data standards.

Business Class 802.11n - Ready to Deploy

This white paper explores 802.11n technology and applications, while offering business leaders a solid educational foundation for making wireless deployment and purchasing decisions.

D-Link@Work Solutions

D-Link@Work end-to-end connectivity solutions are proven choices for the expanding network switching, network security, IP telephony, network storage and wireless networking needs of growing SMB.

D-Link Green

This whitepaper offers a general overview of the green computing movement, the regulations and standards that are driving change, and specific D-Link solutions for adhering to energy consumption standards and enabling more flexible, less environmentally taxing work.

Web Smart Switches

Introduction to Web Smart switches, explains the concept behind web-based switch technology, provides an overview of the product benefits, and details the network applications for web-based switches.

xStack Switching

This white paper provides an overview of how the xStack Switch Series by D-Link implements state-of-the-art technology to address critical requirements at the edge of the network.

D-Link/Honeywell Switching and Security Solution

D-Link and Honeywell offer unique IP surveillance and security solutions based on proven switching technology and field-tested implementations across the globe. We combine professional services expertise, state-of-the-art networking equipment and extensive experience with high-traffic, multi-IP or analog camera implementations.

D-Link's Distributed Network Architecture (DNA)

This brief offers an overview of D-Link's Distributed Network Architecture (DNA), including how DNA works, its features and benefits, and a list of available DNA switches.

Draft 802.11n

Small businesses that are considering wireless to expand network coverage and add connectivity and flexibility need to consider new draft 802.11n wireless equipment.

End Point Security Strategy

This whitepaper reviews the limitations of traditional end-user authentication mechanisms, meanwhile examining various advanced authentication mechanisms on Ethernet Switches and how they can help to secure enterprise networks.

IP Telephony

This white paper provides an introduction to IP Telephony and its benefits to small businesses, explains the basic concepts behind IP telephony technology, and provides an overview of its benefits and details how businesses can begin to deploy IP telephony.


This whitepaper defines and describes IPv6, explores the advantages of the new protocol, and introduces D-Link's new IPv6 and IPv4 compliant solutions.

Leveraging 3G Cellular Technology with Mobile Routers

This white paper details the differences between traditional Cable/DSL broadband connections, their extension through 802.11 Wi-Fi technology and emerging 3G cellular access.

Low-Cost Support Services For Maintaining Network Uptime And Employee Productivity

This white paper details the challenges facing businesses that need to protect their network investments and offers an overview of D-Link's Support Services.

Network Video Recorders

This white paper describes the new opportunities available to organizations that deploy NVRs, the technology involved, and the features typical in modern NVR solutions.

Protect Networks from Non-Compliant Remote Computers with D-Link Switches and Microsoft® Network Access Protection (NAP)

This white paper describes Network Access Protection (NAP) in detail, compares it to similar technologies from competing vendors, and shows how D-Link xStack switches fit into the scenario.


This solution brief provides an overview of the storage needs for small to medium-sized businesses and discusses a number of D-Link Storage Solutions that will meet these needs.

The New Converged Network

This solution brief describes the network-related challenges facing information workers, the business case for converged networks, evolving IP convergence solutions, and specific D-Link solutions for network convergence.

Wireless Switching

This white paper examines existing Wi-Fi challenges and explores the numerous security advances and manageability enhancements that wireless switch technologies provide.