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Topic: Wifi Performance

How Smaller IT Teams Can Solve Their WiFi Problems for Good

How Smaller IT Teams Can Solve Their WiFi Problems for Good

In a digital-first world, where everyone uses mobile devices, your company’s Wi-Fi network takes on a much more significant role than ever before. Long gone are the days where end-users on your network could afford to wait a few hours - or days - for their computer hardware, operating system, software application, or network connection to get repaired.

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4 Signs it's Time to Update Your Wireless Network

4 Signs it's Time to Update Your Wireless Network

 Is your wireless network not performing as it should? In this vlog, Kevin explains why a network refresh or update may be in order when it comes to your Wi-Fi performance. The wireless planning and installation phases are critical for a optimized Wi-Fi network.  

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Everything You Need to Know About a Wireless Assessment

Everything You Need to Know About a Wireless Assessment

Everything You Need to Know About a Wireless Assessment Video Transcription: One of the many professional services offerings we provide here at SecurEdge Networks is a wireless assessment. To understand the benefits of this service I would like to walk you through what it is, why it is needed, how the service works and what you get from the service.

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The Problem with Measuring WiFi Performance

The Problem with Measuring WiFi Performance

There’s no shortage of advice on how to measure WiFi performance. Heck, a quick search on Google turns up a mind-numbing 231 million results. But when you dig in, how much of this information is valuable to you if you’re trying to remedy problems with slow WiFi?

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4 Reasons Your WiFi Performance Stinks (And What You Can Do About It)

4 Reasons Your WiFi Performance Stinks (And What You Can Do About It)

Is something wrong with your company’s WiFi performance, and you just can’t put your finger on it? Are you starting to wonder whether your wireless network design is keeping up with your company’s growth and how much your employees depend on your WiFi? Does slow WiFi make your team more irritable than running out of coffee, or battling through broken air conditioning on the hottest day of the year?

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6 Tips for Preparing Your Wireless Network for the Internet of Things
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6 Tips for Preparing Your Wireless Network for the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things- The slew of new WiFi enabled devices and technology that are reshaping the way that we live and interact, bring with them not just convenience, efficiency, and let's be honest, some major cool-factor, but also some potential problems for your wireless network. Slow WiFi speeds, storage problems, potential security threats, these are all concerns that are probably top of mind for your companies IT team. But don't worry! The right wireless network design can make sure you are ready for everything the IoT boom has to throw at you. Here are a few tips to help you get ready for the future:

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5 Wireless Network Design

5 Wireless Network Design "Best Practices" for Retail

It’s no big secret that traditional retailers are facing tough times. Every few weeks, there’s another news story appearing like this one in Business Insider declaring “More than 3,800 stores will close (this year) — here's the full list.” But what those sensational headlines don’t reveal: Last year, the U.S. retailing industry added 4,080 stores (14,248 new stores opened, while 10,168 closed).

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5 Ways Guest WiFi Service Can Make or Break Your Retail Chain

5 Ways Guest WiFi Service Can Make or Break Your Retail Chain

As anyone in retail will tell you, its getting harder to get customers in the door. Online shopping provides a level of convenience that is hard to match, but don't lose heart. The discerning consumer is more interested now than ever in experiences, and providing a solid, safe, reliable guest WiFi service is one major way to create the experience your customers are looking for.   Here are 5 ways WiFi can transform your space:

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Arena WiFi: 5 Considerations When Designing a Wireless Network for Sports Venues

Arena WiFi: 5 Considerations When Designing a Wireless Network for Sports Venues

Bright lights, fried food- an accompaniment to the cacophony of feet pounding on metal bleachers, the base of a wild symphony; whoops, awwws and cheers the melody, a rhythmic clapping keeping time. Whether you’re in the middle of the action or cheering from the living room, there is nothing quite as electric, as unifying, as emotional, as live sports. Football, soccer, tennis, baseball, little league or pro team, when you’re team is up, you’re a part of the experience.

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WiFi Performance in the Classroom: K-12 Wireless Deployment 101

WiFi Performance in the Classroom: K-12 Wireless Deployment 101

The connected classroom is no longer a trend or a futuristic experiment; it has quickly become the norm. School districts are working hard to find creative ways—whether through school bond referendums or public-private partnerships—to bridge geographical and socioeconomic disparities and give all kids access to current technology at school. These gaps haven’t all been bridged yet, but as more and more districts continue to increase the demand on their school WiFi networks, performance issues are bound to pop up.

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