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Interview with Karol Krol about AirMobile

Wi-Fi as a dominating method of communication must always work and perform, In business today there is never be room for delays in deliveries.  In this interview, Karol Kroll shares how AirMobile can help find issues and root cause problems before users complain. Want...

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Filtering and Coloring Frames with Wireshark by Joel Crane

Filtering and Coloring Frames with Wireshark by Joel Crane

Joel Crane presented at WLPC Phoenix 2018 on how to quickly apply filters without having to memorize regular expressions, create coloring rules to track 802.11 exchanges and build custom configuration profiles. You can go HERE to watch the full presentation. When...

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CWNE Application Review Process with Martin Ericson

Are you on the path to CWNE? CWNP offers Enterprise Wi-Fi certifications for entry-level professionals all the way up to seasoned network experts. But do you know how to navigate the process? Do you know what you need to be doing to get started? Keith sat down with...

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Why Lee Badman’s website is a must read with Glenn Cate

Why Lee Badman’s website is a must read with Glenn Cate

Lee Badman's "Wi-Fi Question of the Day" has been a great resource and in this review, Glenn Cate gives us more reason to follow Lee and why his website is a must-read for every Wi-Fi Professional. Want to listen to the interview instead? Go HERE Matthew Casteel:...

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Polarizing Figures in Wireless with Scott Lester

Scott Lester presented at WLPC Phoenix 2018 about polarizing figures in Wireless. You can go HERE to watch the full presentation. We're talking about antennas, the things that surprisingly seem to be pushed a lot in the industry. In the percentage of APs sold with...

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Blog Review | Badger-Fi

Badger Fi is a good source if you want to know more about Single-channel architecture. Want to listen to the interview instead? Go HERE Matthew: Glenn Cate, welcome to the show! What Wi-Fi blog review do you have for us this time? Glenn Cate: Hey, Matthew! thank you...

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Jussi Kiviniemi from Ekahau talks ESS 9.0 updates

The ESS Update 9.0 Has Arrived In the end of 2017 Ekahau released a much anticipated update to the Site Survey tool. Keith was able to sit down with Senior VP Jussi Kiviniemi to talk about what was new and what can be expected in the future. Below is a summary and...

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Learning about Quantum Computing at #HPEDiscover 2018

Learning about Quantum Computing at #HPEDiscover 2018

I was asked to come to HPE’s Discover Conference in Las Vegas this week. I’ve been to Aruba Atmosphere conferences in the past – and thought it would be along that vein… But it was very much focused on data centers, hybrid cloud, SD-WAN, etc. With a smattering of...

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How to Use SDR as a Signal Jammer with Jerry Olla

How to Use SDR as a Signal Jammer with Jerry Olla

Jerry Olla explains what he did differently with his HackRF. Keith Parsons: At WLPC in Phoenix, we had a couple of hands-on sessions. One of the maker sessions was HackRF and the other one was ODROID and it was fantastic, loved it! You've done something else with your...

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How Wi-Fi Question of The Day Got Started with Lee Badman

How Wi-Fi Question of The Day Got Started with Lee Badman

Lee Badman started the "Wi-Fi Question of the Day" as his way of giving back to the wireless LAN community. It's been a great resource. In this interview, we'll find out how it all started. Keith Parsons: Well, welcome to Wireless LAN Professionals Podcast and today...

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Issues, Goals, and Timeline for High Efficiency 802.11ax

Dr. Eldad Perahia presented at #WLPC Phoenix in 2018 about looking forward to the next major amendment coming to 802.11 - 11ax. This post is part 1 of that presentation where he shares the issues leading up to 11ax, the goals the 11ax task group are working at...

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Convocatoria a Presentaciones WLPC Monterrey, México 2018

Monterrey, México Martes, Agosto 7 – Miércoles, Agosto 8 Recuerda: Las presentaciones se deben enfocar en la educación y en compartir sabiduría y tus propias experiencias como profesional de de redes inalámbricas tipo LAN. Aunque nos alegra tener representantes de...

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What is ePerf and why do we need it?

In a recent blog post about custom building a mobile WLAN throughput testing device the question was asked "What is ePerf and why do we need it". Here is the answer that was given plus a link to Ekahau's official definition. ePerf is Ekahau’s own internal build of the...

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Seven Rules for Accurate Site Surveys

The process of gathering appropriate and accurate data during site surveys is as simple as following a few easy rules. Break the rules, however, and you could end up with totally useless – but colorful – Heat Maps that have no value to your organization. These rules...

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Understanding the Basics of Packet Analysis

Understanding the Basics of Packet Analysis

How do you explain "Packet Analysis" so your clients can understand what's really going on? Joel Crane (CWNE #233)  gave a presentation at #WLPC Phoenix 2018 overviewing the metageek's Eye P.A. During his presentation he gave a great overview of the "basics" of what...

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Roaming over Wi-Fi

Roaming over Wi-Fi

…guest post from Ahmad Nassiri A lot has been written and discussed about roaming but why it is hard to get the message across that ‘WLAN roaming is a decision made by a client device and not the wireless medium’? Yes there are options available to help manipulate...

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