updated 01:10 pm EST, Mon November 12, 2001
Proxim today announced Skyline 802.11a, a family of next generation wireless connectivity products that offer wireless network at 54Mbps. The Harmony 802.11a CardBus Card ($180) and Harmony Access Point ($450) feature Proxim's 2X mode, which enables connection speeds up to 108 Mbps. Mac support for the new Skyline PC CardBus adapter is expected in the first quarter of next year. Both products are expected to ship in December. They are not compatible with AirPort or other 802.11b devices.