Chanalyzer

Are you seeing ALL Wi‑Fi channels?

While teaching a Wi-Fi class recently, I had a conversation with one attendee that I’ve had more than just a couple of times before. It went something like: “Hey MetaGeek guy. Why doesn’t inSSIDer on my brand new laptop see…

Chanalyzer 5 gets new Device Finder

Sometimes interfering devices are so bad and stomp all over your WLAN you have to do something about it. Those cheap-o security cameras, cordless phones, and so on take down YOUR critical WLAN, or at the very least leave you…

Notes and AP Aliasing in Chanalyzer 5!

We’ve just pushed a new update to Chanalyzer 5 that has a couple of really cool new features! First off, we’ve fulfilled one of the most common feature requests for Chanalyzer: the ability to add notes to your recordings! There…

Chanalyzer 5 groups ESSID and Radio

Understanding Wi-Fi topology is dead simple, right? You set up an access point, give the network a name and then connect clients to it. Well, it stays that simple right up to the point you need another AP for more…

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…

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…