Author Archive for metageek

802.11ac Support Now in Eye P.A.!

Why do we love working with wireless so much? Because it’s always fresh and new and never a dull moment. What’s really cool about 802.11ac–the latest Wi-Fi spec–is that it allows for some pretty damn quick data rates. With the…

Chanalyzer 5 802.11ac Update

802.11ac is all the buzz right now in the Wi-Fi world thanks to the very fast data rates it can achieve, as well as other cool advancements. And, its rate of adoption is expected to be much quicker than what…

Introducing inSSIDer for Office

You’ve seen how inSSIDer for Home makes troubleshooting a single Wi-Fi network easier – but for those of you who are Wi-Fi administrators or installers, the Home version of inSSIDer isn’t quite powerful enough for your needs. inSSIDer for Office…

Dead Spots and Slow Zones

Many users of Wi-Fi experience poor connectivity and slow speeds. In one room it doesn’t work at all, and in another the speeds may crawl. To achieve a dependable wireless connection, Wi-Fi has to overcome many barriers and obstacles –…

inSSIDer for Home Available Now!

If you have a wireless network in your house, you’ve probably experienced issues with your Wi-Fi’s performance at one time or another. The first step you can take towards fixing these problems is to look at how your signal strength…

Stress Testing 30 iPads in a Classroom

Recently, Wireless Lan Professionals performed a Wi-Fi stress test aimed at proving how well Wi-Fi vendors can handle a K-12 classroom full of iPads. The Wi-Fi stress test did not compare software features offered by the various Wi-Fi access point…