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Time to Start Giving Upload Throughput More Respect

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Sharing Digital Experiences is Part of Our Culture I pay my Internet Service Provider for 30 Mbps of download throughput and 5 Mbps of upload throughput. But this unbalanced ratio is no longer valid in today’s world. In 2017, we are not just content consumers, but we are all content creators too. Therefore, quickly uploading […]

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Many places I frequent these days advertise free guest Wi-Fi, however, most of the time the experience is so poor and frustrating that I wonder if it would be better for the establishment to not offer free guest Wi-Fi at all. Whether it be in a store or a waiting room, the Free Guest Wi-Fi […]

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While your Wi-Fi network vendor may try to convince you otherwise, at this time, investing in multi-Gbps Ethernet access point connections is a terrible waste of money. Please don’t believe that it’s required to operate high performance enterprise Wi-Fi. The reality is far from this, here’s why: It Requires Impractical Channel Widths Maximum advertised theoretical Wi-Fi […]

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As an IT professional, you’ve likely thought to yourself that you need better Wi-Fi monitoring to improve your personal productivity. Reason being, many Wi-Fi issues reported to you are intermittent, hard to locate, difficult to reproduce, and interestingly enough… not even related to Wi-Fi. As a result, you burn a lot of cycles throughout the […]

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As always, CiscoLive delivered – on a variety of levels. It all began at Paris Sunday night with dinner at Gordon Ramsay Steak with an amazing group of 7SIGNAL VIP’s from organizations like Sentera, Charter Communications and The NFL. It was quite possibly the best ribeye steak I’ve ever had. But even better was the […]

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WPM isn’t a new abbreviation coined by the IEEE 802.11 group or the Wi-Fi Alliance but something that I came up with in the two and a half years that I’ve been living and breathing WPM at 7SIGNAL. WPM stands for Wi-Fi Performance Management and read on to find out why it’s so important. Although […]

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To accommodate our growth, we just completed a move to our new headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio. The space is bright, open, functional and conducive to building a culture of innovation. After the boxes were unpacked and the new cappuccino machine was hooked up,  we settled in and started working. But shortly into the day I received an […]

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