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Top 15 WLAN Issues Found in the Field by 7signal

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  Over the last couple years, 7signal has helped dozens of organizations identify and fix WLAN issues.  We use a proven methodology that includes benchmarking, measuring, analyzing, optimizing and verifying.  We are often asked, “What are the top WLAN issues you see and help fix?” So that you don’t feel so alone in your plight, […]

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Is 802.11ac the Fastest Path to Better Wi-Fi?

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  With all the hype surrounding 802.11ac you might be led to believe it’s the only way to get more bandwidth. With only one 11ac radio and one 11n radio for nearly twice the price of an 11n AP, it may well be the most expensive way to boost WLAN bandwidth, but it is certainly […]

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The Wi-Fi Experience All Boils Down To WLAN Speed

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What makes a great wireless experience? Is it a high connection rate? Perhaps it’s a low percentage of packet loss.  Maybe it’s a combination of  high beacon availability, low ping round trip time, high throughput and a low number of retransmissions. The answer is, “Yes.”  All of these metrics and many others, contribute to a […]

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Why I Started 7signal – The Need For Speed

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Looking back, my life seems to be defined by two things: going faster and getting better. When I was growing up I was a race kart driver and almost every weekend my father and I drove to different cities in Finland to compete. We went to races in other countries in Europe too. The best […]

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