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Topic: Wireless Lan Management

10 Reasons Why Your Wi-Fi Performance Sucks (Infographic)
Mobility

10 Reasons Why Your Wi-Fi Performance Sucks (Infographic)

Wi-Fi connectivity is the fuel that drives a business. You need great Wi-Fi performance to keep the whole operation running at maximum efficiency. However, this isn’t always easy to achieve and oftentimes you see your connection fluctuating from day to day. Now you’re left wondering where it all went wrong and there is usually no simple answer.

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3 Tests You Should Be Running On Your Wi-Fi Network For Max Performance
Strategy

3 Tests You Should Be Running On Your Wi-Fi Network For Max Performance

One of the most important aspects of mobility for any CIO is testing. It goes without saying that proper planning and using the right types of testing can be a powerful step towards supporting your users wireless demands today and creating a wireless network that can grow with you for tomorrow's challenges. While planning and testing might seem like a simple and obvious task, they shouldn't be overlooked. Not only will testing and planning help you to identify potential cost savings and efficiency issues but also how to create a higher-preforming WLAN--thus giving your end users the wireless experience they expect. To help you start building a more powerful Wi-Fi network, we've created a list of 3 tests you should be running on your Wi-Fi network right now.

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Unify Your Wi-Fi Network to Turbocharge Your ROI
Mobility

Unify Your Wi-Fi Network to Turbocharge Your ROI

Perspective is everything. In the days before high altitude photography, maps were not accurate. They were only made up of estimates and guesses. High altitude photography provided the perspective, which has then changed how we travel and how we view distance. Perspective allows for the ability to make smart and well-calculated decisions. Many Wi-Fi networks have multiple networks running independently of each other, we call these disparate networks and they are a nightmare for IT teams to manage and support. These disparate networks can be daunting not only because of the tedious and time-consuming tasks they create (i.e. troubleshooting, maintenance) but because they also dry up your budget with costly fixes and unnecessary infrastructure that frankly doesn't give you the performance you need. If this sounds like you're situation don't panic, there is an answer to your problems. Here's some tips to help you build a powerful unified wireless network.

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Managed Services - Does Your School Wireless Network Really Need It?
Strategy

Managed Services - Does Your School Wireless Network Really Need It?

With the rollout of 802.11ac, the face of school wireless network communications is changing. Because of the broad changes involved, wireless networks that are only a few years old may already be facing obsolescence, and school IT departments may not be positioned to handle a total system overhaul. Managed services may be the solution to your problem, providing professional network management without the expense of hiring additional staff.

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