Navigating Vendor Conferences: The Freedom of Choice

Navigating Vendor Conferences: The Freedom of Choice Picture this: a tech conference in Las Vegas—the neon lights, the slot machines, and the occasional Elvis impersonator. Imagine a vendor claiming exclusive rights to the city for a week. It’s like saying, “Sorry, other vendors, you can’t play in our sandbox, and you certainly can’t post about…

5 Reasons You Should Come to  Juniper/Mist AI Native Now in Las Vegas

5 Reasons You Should Come to Juniper/Mist AI Native Now in Las Vegas Juniper Mist is hosting a 1-day event in Las Vegas on Wednesday, June 5th. The date coincides with another MAJOR vendor conference taking place the same week. Juniper is conveniently offering a shuttle bus to transport attendees from both conference between the…

Full Frame Captures with Ekahau Sidekick 2

Full Frame Captures with Ekahau Sidekick 2 The Sidekick 2 from Ekahau allows you to perform packet captures leveraging the four built-in Wi-Fi NICs. The only way to configure and gather the captures is by using the Analyzer app, available on iOS. There is an Analyzer app for Android; however, packet capture is not supported on Android with version…

HPE Aruba Networks Launches Wi-Fi 7 AP with external directional antennas for high density & manufacturing applications

HPE Aruba Networks Launches Wi-Fi 7 AP with external directional antennas for high density & manufacturing applications Today, HPE Aruba Networks launched its newest Wi-Fi 7 APs, the AP-735 and AP-734. With support for external antenna options, the AP-734 makes it easy to design and deliver great 6 GHz Wi-Fi services everywhere—particularly in high-density environments…

Data Collected During an Active Survey

Data Collected During an Active Survey Overview This article details data that can be collected based on the configuration of active survey mode when using Ekahau. I’m skipping the debate over whether an active survey should be performed and assuming that a business decision requires one. With an active survey required, this article identifies the…

Which iOS device should I purchase for Wi-Fi Survey Projects

Which iOS device should I purchase for Wi-Fi Survey Projects I’m often asked to recommend an Apple device model to support wireless practitioners when performing a Wi-Fi survey or spot-check troubleshooting using Ekahau. This article summarizes the features that should weigh into your consideration of which model to purchase. I provide a table summarizing the…

Alexander Graham Bell Patents the Telephone

Alexander Graham Bell Patents the Telephone In the vast, somewhat confusing, and occasionally bizarre tapestry of the universe, where the improbable is merely waiting for teatime to become possible, there exists a curious tale of innovation, rivalry, and a device now considered nearly as essential as a good towel: the telephone. This narrative orbits around…