Access Points Fall Short On Wi-Fi Monitoring


Enterprise WLAN vendors have long had the ability to turn access points (APs) into Wi-Fi monitoring sensors, and recent announcements by the major vendors have renewed interest into whether this makes “sense” (no pun intended). Certainly as Wi-Fi transitions from a nice-to-have to a must-have infrastructure asset, WLAN vendors see the market need to create […]


  Network Performance Monitoring (NPM) and Application Performance Monitoring (APM) are systems that give enterprises an end-to-end view of network performance. But do they really? I would contend that there is a gap between the systems and filling this space is…. well, air and space.  You see, without a system to continually measure this invisible […]