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  Using Wi-Fi RF automation brings with it a few challenges for those concerned with Wi-Fi performance management. Automation may not always perform as well as expected, especially in dense areas. The automation algorithms developed by WLAN access point vendors might misallocate both channels and power levels, leading to an unstable system and a variety […]

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5 Key Mobile Experience Metrics for Enterprises

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At 7signal we’ve discovered about 50% of the problems affecting the mobile experience that enterprises find with our EyeQ Performance Management software has little to do with Wi-Fi.  You can spend a lot of time looking at spectrum analysis, channel utilization and other RF metrics without understanding why users are having a bad mobile experience […]

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The Story Behind the EyeQ Executive Dashboard

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At 7signal we faced a challenge – our Sapphire Wi-Fi Performance Management System makes a lot of measurements and performs an abundance of tests in order to analyze the end-user Wi-Fi experience.

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Measuring Wi-Fi Performance from Mobile Devices

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Measuring Wi-Fi performance from a mobile device is easy, there are lots of mobile apps that can do this. Measuring is the easy part. The hard part is aggregating and analyzing that data on a network-wide basis.

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How “Controls” help you isolate Wi-Fi issues

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Experienced wireless networking professionals know that reliable and consistent Wi-Fi performance is never guaranteed. Sooner or later performance black spots show up, somewhere in your network.

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Mobile-First – Business Case or Just a Trend?

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7signal is working with many enterprises that want to “cut the cord.”  At home, cutting the cord means getting rid of your landline or dropping Cable TV subscription.  In business, it means phasing out desktop computers and phones, prioritizing deployment of mobile apps, and ensuring Wi-Fi is reliable enough as the primary network.

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The Trouble with Wi-Fi Troubleshooting!

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Your users have become pretty dependent on the wireless network, and reliable Wi-Fi performance is something they expect. But when they can’t connect, or downloads take forever they understandably, complain. Their productivity suddenly becomes your problem!

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