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3 Reasons “Long Range Wi-Fi” Creates Wireless Issues in Warehouses

  
  
  
warehouse wifi, industrial wireless networks,

Wi-Fi equipment manufacturers are well known for advertising “long range wireless” or “with our system you’ll need the fewest number of access points” or “our access point can cover 10,000 sq. ft.” Or whatever the latest marketing lingo is to tell you that you’ll need less of their equipment than anyone else’s. To me, this is like the drug commercials on TV that advertise to help you with a problem, but the known side effect is that it may cause another problem that is much worse (even death!). Before you rush out to buy some wireless access points for your warehouse, it’s important to read the fine print, or this case, understand the side effects of the poor wireless design.

How to Maximize Your School Wireless Network with Secure Mobility

  
  
  
secure mobility, school wireless networks,

On June 29th, 2007 the world as we knew it had changed forever. This was day that the iPhone was first introduced and while some may argue this point, I believe that this day also introduced the world to what we now call “Secure Mobility”. Since the explosion of mobile devices and apps a lot has changed, especially when it comes to how we think about designing and building networks.

The Ultimate Guide to Planning a Successful Outdoor Wireless Network

  
  
  
outdoor wifi, how to build an outdoor wireless network,

Outdoor wifi networks, while not new are becoming more and more in demand. I’m not here to scare anyone away from the importance or deployment of an outdoor wireless network, but it does take some different kind of thinking to be successful. Just throwing up some access points, antennas, turning on the signal and letting people connect doesn’t cut it. I mean, don’t get me wrong at it’s most simplest form this might be true, but in reality, is the tip of a very big iceberg.

5 Hidden Costs to Deploying Wireless Internet in Your School

  
  
  
how to pay for your school wireless network, WLAN costs, Wlan solutions,

The old adage proper planning prevents poor performance has never been more relevant than when thinking about how to deploy wireless infrastructure in a school. Over the next two years with the changes in E-Rate funding, along with the demands of common core and online testing; we’re poised to see a lot of school districts either upgrading their wireless networking or completely replacing it with 802.11ac, the newer (and much faster) wireless standard.

Want to Improve Your Wifi Performance? Here are 3 Ways You Can

  
  
  
how to improve your wifi performance, WAN optimization, wireless performance solutions, WLAN assessments,

These days just having wifi isn’t good enough, you have to have “good” and “reliable” wifi. It’s almost become universally expected to have top-notch wifi performance at all times, no matter where you are, no matter what the device. Half the battle is creating a robust network, the other half is continuously optimizing your network for the best possible performance. This can be easier said than done, especially in an increasingly mobile, app-centric world.

How 802.11ac Could Save Your School Wireless Network [Infographic]

  
  
  
802.11ac, 802.11ac WLAN, how 802.11ac can help your school wireless network,

Last Friday the new iPhone 6 was released and like millions of lucky iPhone lovers I was able to get my hands on one. Apple packed so many amazing features into this latest iPhone and to me none more important than it’s 802.11ac compatibility.

30 Years of Change: How Technology Is Shaping The College Experience [Infographic]

  
  
  
higher education wireless networks, technology in the classroom, wifi in college, school wireless network solutions,

When I look back at my college years I immediately think about how great of an experience I had. However, now, because of the explosion of mobile technology and better wifi performance, I’ve realized that higher education has become a vastly different environment and experience than the one I remember. The kicker is that its only been 7 years.

4 More Incredibly Common Reasons Your Wifi Performance is Awful

  
  
  
why your wifi performance is awful, common wireless problems, wifi network solutions,

A particularly hot topic we’re constantly talking about at SecurEdge is wifi performance. Everyone, even long time IT professionals have had to deal with wireless performance issues, the challenge comes in when you have to diagnose those problems. The simple fact, is that with the explosion of mobile devices our networks have become increasingly complex, not only in their design but in the devices and applications they are supposed to support. So, when it comes to designing your network for optimal performance or diagnosing current performance issues, it’s difficult to know where to begin.

Unique Answer to Solving Your Wifi Performance Problems for Good

  
  
  
wifi performance, Wi-Fi performance problems, wireless network solutions,

“My wifi isn’t working and I have no idea why?” Sound familiar. That’s a phrase we hear all the time here at SecurEdge and when we do we know it’s time to break out the detective gear. Alright, there is no detective gear but if you know anything about wireless networks or wifi then you probably know that it can be a very fickle animal. So when something goes wrong, its very frustrating and today with more advanced networks and the amounts of different applications running on them troubleshooting those problems can be a very frustrating task.

5 Simple Reasons You're Having Terrible Wi-Fi Performance

  
  
  
Wi-Fi performance, wireless network problems, whats affecting your wifi performance,

For even seasoned IT professionals getting the most out of your Wi-Fi can be very challenging. But like a lot of things, especially in wireless, we want them (most of the time need them) to work at the peak of their ability. When you try to envision even a modest wireless network today, it becomes clear that they have become full-on, living and breathing environments where everything is working together.

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