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10 Tips for Quality Wi-Fi – Tip #6: Client Segmentation = Network Optimization


When it comes to the sheer number of devices using the airwaves, it’s clear that the current flood of tablets, inexpensive laptops and Wi-Fi enabled smartphones will not be ebbing anytime soon. And as BYOD encroaches into all markets, IT administrators have quickly realized there’s […]


By |July 29th, 2015|Categories: Author, Blog, Wi-Fi Technology, Wi-Fi Tips|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

“Where the Wires End”: Consumer Opinions and Habits on Wi-Fi Usage


If you’ve been to a Starbucks or your local mall lately, you won’t be surprised to learn that 76% of people connect to Wi-Fi outside their home on a regular basis. That’s among the results of the Xirrus Where the Wires End Survey, released earlier […]


By |July 28th, 2015|Categories: Author, Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Rest Easy About Your Personal Data: Xirrus Is Safe Harbor-Certified


Knowing that your personal information—name, address, phone numbers, and more—might cross international borders can be a bit anxiety-provoking. Recognizing this, back in the late ‘90s the European Union stepped up protection of citizen privacy by prohibiting companies from transferring personal information to any country outside […]


By |July 27th, 2015|Categories: Author, Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |2 Comments

10 Tips for Quality Wi-Fi – Tip #5: Beware of and avoid RF Interference as much as possible


We sometimes forget that Wi-Fi is simply another form of radio frequency (RF) communication, just like car radios, cellular phone calls and satellite transmissions. As a result, Wi-Fi networks are always susceptible to RF interference from an array of sources. In fact, interference is often […]


By |July 22nd, 2015|Categories: Author, Blog, Wi-Fi Technology, Wi-Fi Tips|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

The Planes Took Flight… The Wi-Fi Crashed and Burned


If you’re a frequent business traveler like I am, you already know what I’m about to tell you: airport Wi-Fi sucks. Every month, I travel both domestically and internationally, and no matter where I go, I’m faced with infuriatingly inadequate Wi-Fi. Take London, for instance, […]


By |July 16th, 2015|Categories: Author, Blog|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

10 Tips for Quality Wi-Fi – Tip #4: Take Advantage of Traffic Management


There’s one point I always stress whenever I speak about Wi-Fi, and that’s the imperative to make use of traffic management. Though it’s no easy feat, a good Wi-Fi engineer should be able to design a network that can handle almost any number of devices. […]


By |July 15th, 2015|Categories: Author, Blog, Wi-Fi Technology, Wi-Fi Tips|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

10 Tips for Quality Wi-Fi – Tip #3: How to Deal With Density


I recently reviewed a high-density network design guide from a well-known Wi-Fi vendor. There was a lot of math and a lot of talk about proper dimensioning. Even the growing ratio of 5GHz capable vs. 2.4GHz only devices was clearly defined.

It was “so far, so […]


By |July 8th, 2015|Categories: Author, Blog, Wi-Fi Technology, Wi-Fi Tips|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

The Connected Hospital: 4 Ways Wi-Fi is Advancing the Future of Healthcare


It’s time to ‘cut the cord’ – welcome to the next generation of healthcare
Historically, the healthcare industry hasn’t been much of a leader in adopting innovative IT capabilities. Just take the case of Wi-Fi. In the UK, only 36% of National Health Service (NHS) trusts […]


By |July 7th, 2015|Categories: Author, Blog, Healthcare|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

The Insecurities That Haunt Public Wi-Fi


It’s no surprise to anyone that Wi-Fi use continues to grow. However, what is hard to believe is that there are so few public Wi-Fi networks capable of serving our needs outside of the home securely—particularly when you consider that as of today, nearly everyone […]


By |June 25th, 2015|Categories: Author|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

10 Tips For Quality Wi-Fi – Tip #2: Understand the Clients


As I mentioned before, not all Wi-Fi clients are created equal. There’s a major difference between the use case of a laptop, for example, and that of a new Apple Watch. This results in a big distinction between their Wi-Fi capabilities.

Why Does This Matter?

Even just […]


By |June 24th, 2015|Categories: Author, Blog, Wi-Fi Technology, Wi-Fi Tips|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment