WLAN17202ER Wireless LAN Module

The WLAN17202 adds wireless networking capabilities to a PC/104-Plus system. It supports the 802.11a/b/g WLAN protocols that are widely used by notebook computers. It can be used in both Ad-Hoc and Infrastructure modes.

The WLAN17202 supports standard WLAN encryption methods, which enable a secure wireless network. WEP, WPA, TKIP, and AES are supported. The board features a hardware encryption engine, allowing for secure data transmission without impacting performance.

The board features two MCX jacks for dual antennas. It automatically uses the antenna with the strongest signal. The optional cable kit includes an antenna.

The WLAN17202 uses the popular Atheros AR5004X chipset, which is well-supported by wireless access points and software. Drivers are available for Windows and Linux.

  • 802.11a/b/g Wireless LAN
  • Up to 54 Mbps in 802.11g mode
  • Supports Super AG mode with transfer rates up to 108 Mbps
  • Atheros AR5004X Chipset
  • Hardware-based encryption of WLAN data
  • IEEE 802.11i
  • Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA)
  • Advanced Encryption Standard (AES)
  • Temporal Key Integrity Protocol (TKIP)
  • Wireless Equivalent Privacy (WEP)
  • Two MCX jacks for dual antennas
  • Drivers available for Windows and Linux
  • Optional cable kit with WLAN antenna
  • Optional rugged IDAN® enclosure system

RTD is a founder of the PC/104 Consortium and an ISO 9001 and AS9100 certified company. RTD designs its products to withstand -40 to +85 C operating temperatures and severe shock and vibrations which are indispensable for the most demanding industrial, aerospace, transport, and military applications. From low power to high-end performance, RTD's product offering is the broadest in the industry. RTD specializes in the research, design, and manufacturing of PC/104, PC/104-Plus, PCI-104, PCIe/104 and PCI/104-Express compliant modules and systems, addressing intelligent process control, data acquisition and processing, adaptive signal processing, video capture, telematics, wireless, fieldbus, and power supply technologies. RTD's rugged packaging and system solutions include the IDAN®, HiDAN®, HiDANplus®, and FieldPad® and are available in standard and custom designs. Add in drivers, developed software environments, and example programs, RTD provides a clear one-stop, fast development experience with long lasting support for the embedded customer. All of RTD's products are manufactured in the U.S.A. at our facility and have seen use on every continent, in many oceans, at various levels of our atmosphere, and in space. A State of the art Automated Surface Mount Assembly System using X-Ray technology for inspection of BGA components along with Humidity Controlled Environmental Chambers highlights the effort taken to ensure a quality product.

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